The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 92 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 7 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 1.89% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 5.73% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.59% +14.28%
Physics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 541 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.11% 33.01% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 268 325 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Physics
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Edinburgh region.

Physics Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Physics
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Physics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Physics.

1 29 (93.55%) Mathematics
2 23 (74.19%) Computer Science
3 22 (70.97%) Software Engineering
4 21 (67.74%) Degree
5 16 (51.61%) Java
5 16 (51.61%) OO
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 13 (41.94%) C++
7 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) OOP
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) C#
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 6 (19.35%) Banking
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
9 6 (19.35%) OOD
10 5 (16.13%) CSS
10 5 (16.13%) .NET
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.90%) GIS
11 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
11 4 (12.90%) Scrum
11 4 (12.90%) C
11 4 (12.90%) STL
11 4 (12.90%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (12.90%) OpenGL
11 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
11 4 (12.90%) Investment Management

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Physics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Physics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Clang
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) C++ Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Graduate
5 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) STL
3 4 (12.90%) OpenGL
3 4 (12.90%) Qt
3 4 (12.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.45%) HTML5
4 2 (6.45%) CSS3
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) Restlet
4 2 (6.45%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (93.55%) Mathematics
2 23 (74.19%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) GIS
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Economics
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Android
3 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Software Engineering
2 16 (51.61%) OO
3 9 (29.03%) OOP
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) OOD
5 4 (12.90%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Investment Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) MVVM
6 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 8 (25.81%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) C
5 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Groovy
8 1 (3.23%) R
8 1 (3.23%) Fortran
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) Tableau
1 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 27 days ago