Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 129 89
Rank change year-on-year -1 -40 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 19 10 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.83% 0.46% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.50% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 36
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -6.74% -3.50%
10th Percentile £32,325 £45,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £45,000 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2090 1995 2351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.83% 92.66% 91.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1080 1504
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) Computer Science
3 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) PhD
5 8 (42.11%) Python
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Qt
6 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
7 6 (31.58%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) Statistics
7 6 (31.58%) Physics
7 6 (31.58%) R
8 5 (26.32%) Electronics
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
8 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
8 5 (26.32%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
10 3 (15.79%) Bayesian Methods
10 3 (15.79%) Big Data
10 3 (15.79%) NumPy
10 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
10 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.79%) 3D Graphics

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.53%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) CMake
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) TestRail
1 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Graduate
2 6 (31.58%) Junior
3 5 (26.32%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Data Scientist
4 4 (21.05%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Junior C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Qt
2 3 (15.79%) NumPy
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) MLlib
3 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
3 2 (10.53%) SciPy
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) J2SE
4 1 (5.26%) Kafka
4 1 (5.26%) OpenCL
4 1 (5.26%) Pandas
4 1 (5.26%) TensorFlow
4 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (5.26%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.79%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.26%) Animation
5 1 (5.26%) CUDA
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Derivative
5 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 6 (31.58%) Physics
2 6 (31.58%) Statistics
3 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Bayesian Methods
4 3 (15.79%) Decision Tree
4 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) Cluster Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Deep Learning
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Research
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 6 (31.58%) R
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (5.26%) Scala
8 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) PhD
3 6 (31.58%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) MiFID
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) ESRI
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Mapbox
1 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Perforce
1 1 (5.26%) Sybase