Period
to 24 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 100 110
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10 +37
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 92 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.47% 1.83% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.20% 7.51% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 92 42 23
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £41,550 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% -50.00%

Numerate Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 568 639 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 21.40% 24.41% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 409 422 387
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £41,375 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.14% -2.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,750 £26,700
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £73,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Numerate Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

Numerate Degree
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Numerate Degree in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

Numerate Degree
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Numerate Degree in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, IT jobs citing Numerate Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Numerate Degree.

1 92 (100.00%) Degree
2 88 (95.65%) Software Engineering
3 87 (94.57%) Robotics
3 87 (94.57%) Innovative Thinking
4 84 (91.30%) C#
4 84 (91.30%) C++
4 84 (91.30%) Java
5 71 (77.17%) Windows
6 66 (71.74%) Mathematics
7 48 (52.17%) Big Data
8 44 (47.83%) Deep Learning
8 44 (47.83%) Machine Learning
8 44 (47.83%) Algorithms
8 44 (47.83%) Data Mining
8 44 (47.83%) Linux
9 28 (30.43%) SQL
9 28 (30.43%) Git (software)
10 26 (28.26%) Software Testing
10 26 (28.26%) RESTful
10 26 (28.26%) WPF
10 26 (28.26%) .NET
10 26 (28.26%) Visual Studio
10 26 (28.26%) SOAP
10 26 (28.26%) SOA
10 26 (28.26%) Swing
10 26 (28.26%) GIS
10 26 (28.26%) NetBeans
11 24 (26.09%) Data Analysis
12 23 (25.00%) Image Processing
12 23 (25.00%) OpenCV

Numerate Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (52.17%) Big Data
2 44 (47.83%) Data Mining
3 26 (28.26%) GIS
Development Applications
1 28 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.26%) NetBeans
2 26 (28.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (18.48%) Military
2 2 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 71 (77.17%) Software Engineer
2 44 (47.83%) C++ Software Engineer
2 44 (47.83%) Graduate
2 44 (47.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) C# Software Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Java Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Java Software Engineer
3 26 (28.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 22 (23.91%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (23.91%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 22 (23.91%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
4 22 (23.91%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (18.48%) Senior Manager
5 17 (18.48%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 17 (18.48%) Senior Technical Manager
5 17 (18.48%) Technical Engineer
5 17 (18.48%) Technical Leader
5 17 (18.48%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) .NET
1 26 (28.26%) RESTful
1 26 (28.26%) SOAP
1 26 (28.26%) Swing
1 26 (28.26%) WPF
2 23 (25.00%) OpenCV
3 22 (23.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 22 (23.91%) Web Services
4 1 (1.09%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 87 (94.57%) Robotics
2 44 (47.83%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.09%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 71 (77.17%) Windows
2 44 (47.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 87 (94.57%) Innovative Thinking
3 66 (71.74%) Mathematics
4 44 (47.83%) Deep Learning
4 44 (47.83%) Machine Learning
5 26 (28.26%) SOA
5 26 (28.26%) Software Testing
6 24 (26.09%) Data Analysis
7 23 (25.00%) Image Processing
8 17 (18.48%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (18.48%) People Management
8 17 (18.48%) Technical Leadership
8 17 (18.48%) Technology Roadmap
9 4 (4.35%) Front End Development
10 2 (2.17%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.17%) API Testing
10 2 (2.17%) Product Management
10 2 (2.17%) Scrum
10 2 (2.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 84 (91.30%) C#
1 84 (91.30%) C++
1 84 (91.30%) Java
2 28 (30.43%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (18.48%) PhD
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) QA