Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 108 113
Rank change year-on-year -32 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 11 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.50% 0.79% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.85% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 25
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,875 £28,800 £32,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +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 2,034 1,759 2,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.20% 92.19% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,349 1,020 1,507
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% -

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Physics
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
5 3 (27.27%) R
5 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 3 (27.27%) OpenGL
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Operations Research
6 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) MLlib
6 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
6 2 (18.18%) SciPy
6 2 (18.18%) NumPy

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 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) ArcGIS
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CMake
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) TestRail
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Qt Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) OpenGL
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) MLlib
2 2 (18.18%) NumPy
2 2 (18.18%) Qt
2 2 (18.18%) SciPy
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) OpenCL
3 1 (9.09%) OpenSceneGraph
3 1 (9.09%) QML
3 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (9.09%) Vulkan
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Animation
3 1 (9.09%) CUDA
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Physics
2 3 (27.27%) Machine Learning
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Research
3 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (9.09%) Decision Tree
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ESRI
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Mapbox
1 1 (9.09%) Mapinfo
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Perforce