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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 98 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 8 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 2.01% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 5.98% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +7.14%
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
485 518 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.20% 33.66% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 279 317 254
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,325 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 34 (89.47%) Mathematics
2 29 (76.32%) Computer Science
3 27 (71.05%) Degree
4 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
5 20 (52.63%) Java
6 19 (50.00%) OO
7 18 (47.37%) C++
8 15 (39.47%) Finance
9 13 (34.21%) Linux
10 12 (31.58%) C#
10 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (26.32%) OOP
11 10 (26.32%) Windows
12 9 (23.68%) SQL
13 8 (21.05%) .NET
13 8 (21.05%) Web Services
14 7 (18.42%) CSS
14 7 (18.42%) HTML
14 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
14 7 (18.42%) OOD
15 6 (15.79%) Banking
15 6 (15.79%) Scrum
15 6 (15.79%) Perl
15 6 (15.79%) C
15 6 (15.79%) UNIX
15 6 (15.79%) Investment Management
16 5 (13.16%) Android
16 5 (13.16%) Qt
16 5 (13.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 5 (13.16%) MVVM

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.63%) JBoss
1 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Clang
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) C++ Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Graduate
6 6 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 3 (7.89%) Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
11 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
11 1 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Senior C++ Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
1 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) STL
3 5 (13.16%) OpenGL
3 5 (13.16%) Qt
3 5 (13.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 3 (7.89%) Spring MVC
4 3 (7.89%) Spring
4 3 (7.89%) CSS3
4 3 (7.89%) Restlet
4 3 (7.89%) JAX-RS
5 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (89.47%) Mathematics
2 29 (76.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) GIS
4 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
4 5 (13.16%) Android
4 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.89%) Solaris
6 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 19 (50.00%) OO
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) OOP
5 7 (18.42%) OOD
6 6 (15.79%) Investment Management
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) MVVM
7 5 (13.16%) Low Latency
7 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (13.16%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Time Management
9 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.89%) Coaching
10 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
10 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) C#
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) Perl
6 6 (15.79%) C
7 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) Python
8 3 (7.89%) Groovy
9 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.63%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) Fortran
10 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Squid
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) Informatica
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