Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 86 136
Rank change year-on-year -18 +50 +20
Permanent jobs citing Numerate Degree 48 67 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.88% 2.53% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.92% 9.65% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 41 51 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -27.27% +17.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £42,550
90th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £47,050
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -27.27% +17.33%

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 606 694 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.78% 26.23% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 387 441 337
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,300
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Numerate Degree in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 47 (97.92%) Degree
2 46 (95.83%) C#
3 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
4 42 (87.50%) Robotics
4 42 (87.50%) C++
4 42 (87.50%) Java
4 42 (87.50%) Windows
4 42 (87.50%) Big Data
4 42 (87.50%) Innovative Thinking
5 28 (58.33%) Mathematics
6 26 (54.17%) SQL
7 24 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 24 (50.00%) Software Testing
8 23 (47.92%) Data Mining
8 23 (47.92%) Machine Learning
9 22 (45.83%) OpenCV
9 22 (45.83%) Deep Learning
9 22 (45.83%) Algorithms
9 22 (45.83%) Linux
9 22 (45.83%) Web Services
9 22 (45.83%) Military
9 22 (45.83%) Data Analysis
9 22 (45.83%) Image Processing
9 22 (45.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 21 (43.75%) Visualisation
11 20 (41.67%) Storage Management
11 20 (41.67%) RESTful
11 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
11 20 (41.67%) WPF
11 20 (41.67%) GIS

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 1 (2.08%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (87.50%) Big Data
2 23 (47.92%) Data Mining
3 20 (41.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 24 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 20 (41.67%) NetBeans
3 4 (8.33%) Ranorex
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
3 4 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (45.83%) Military
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) Java Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 18 (37.50%) Graduate
3 18 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 18 (37.50%) Junior
3 18 (37.50%) Junior Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Junior C# Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (45.83%) OpenCV
1 22 (45.83%) Web Services
2 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 20 (41.67%) RESTful
2 20 (41.67%) SOAP
2 20 (41.67%) Swing
2 20 (41.67%) WPF
3 4 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.08%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 42 (87.50%) Robotics
2 22 (45.83%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Software Engineering
2 42 (87.50%) Innovative Thinking
3 28 (58.33%) Mathematics
4 24 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 23 (47.92%) Machine Learning
6 22 (45.83%) Data Analysis
6 22 (45.83%) Deep Learning
6 22 (45.83%) Image Processing
7 21 (43.75%) Visualisation
8 20 (41.67%) SOA
8 20 (41.67%) Storage Management
9 4 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.33%) API Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) SDLC
9 4 (8.33%) Task Automation
9 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) C#
2 42 (87.50%) C++
2 42 (87.50%) Java
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (97.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Tableau