The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mathematics (Maths)
UK / Scotland
Rank 111 115 63
Rank change year-on-year +4 -52  
Permanent jobs citing Mathematics 27 48 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.16% 1.64% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.81% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 36
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +8.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.57%  

Mathematics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2117 2654 2754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.25% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1715 1686
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Mathematics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Scotland

Mathematics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mathematics in Scotland

Mathematics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mathematics in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mathematics in Scotland

Mathematics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 16 £45,000 - 12
Dundee +13 5 £44,500 +18.66% 4
Glasgow +15 4 £22,500 -15.09% 5
Fife - 2 £40,000 - 2
Mathematics
UK

Mathematics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 33 (60.00%) Degree
2 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (43.64%) Computer Science
4 23 (41.82%) C#
5 21 (38.18%) Python
6 19 (34.55%) SQL
7 18 (32.73%) C++
8 17 (30.91%) Java
9 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
10 15 (27.27%) OO
11 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
12 12 (21.82%) .NET
13 11 (20.00%) ETL
13 11 (20.00%) Data Analysis
14 10 (18.18%) Physics
14 10 (18.18%) HTML
14 10 (18.18%) Games
14 10 (18.18%) Algorithms
14 10 (18.18%) SDLC
14 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.36%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (16.36%) Machine Learning
15 9 (16.36%) CSS
15 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
15 9 (16.36%) Statistics
16 8 (14.55%) OOD
16 8 (14.55%) Finance
16 8 (14.55%) Big Data
16 8 (14.55%) SaaS
17 7 (12.73%) MongoDB

Mathematics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (1.82%) ArcGIS
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (14.55%) SaaS
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.82%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Big Data
2 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
2 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.27%) GIS
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.82%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.18%) Games
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Technical Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Data Scientist
4 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Lead Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Java Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
4 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.09%) Django
5 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.45%) D3.js
5 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (3.64%) CryEngine
6 2 (3.64%) DirectX
6 2 (3.64%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.64%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.82%) Flash
7 1 (1.82%) JNI
7 1 (1.82%) OpenMP
7 1 (1.82%) STL
7 1 (1.82%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.27%) Derivative
5 2 (3.64%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.64%) Animation
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.82%) PACS
6 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.27%) Android
3 4 (7.27%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) OO
3 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
4 11 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 11 (20.00%) ETL
5 10 (18.18%) Physics
5 10 (18.18%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Machine Learning
6 9 (16.36%) Statistics
7 8 (14.55%) OOD
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
8 4 (7.27%) Change Control
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.27%) MVC
8 4 (7.27%) Requirements Management
8 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) SOLID
8 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) C#
2 21 (38.18%) Python
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) C++
5 17 (30.91%) Java
6 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
8 5 (9.09%) R
8 5 (9.09%) Ruby
9 3 (5.45%) C
9 3 (5.45%) Scala
10 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.64%) Perl
11 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.82%) Clojure
11 1 (1.82%) GLSL
11 1 (1.82%) Haskell
11 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.82%) PHP
11 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 8 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £14100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £14100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Dundee
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Aberdeen
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
The SmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
The SmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Forfar, Angus
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Lanarkshire
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Perth, Perth & Kinross
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Fife
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Dundee
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Aberdeen
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
The Army
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Aberdeen
The Army
Posted: 24 days ago
Fife
The Army
Posted: 24 days ago