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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 89 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 12 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 1.78% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 5.02% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 8
Average salary £32,500 £42,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £31,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.07%
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
487 498 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.02% 35.50% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 283 302 272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 27 February 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 34 (77.27%) Computer Science
3 33 (75.00%) Degree
4 23 (52.27%) OO
5 22 (50.00%) C++
6 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
7 20 (45.45%) Java
8 18 (40.91%) C#
9 17 (38.64%) Linux
9 17 (38.64%) Finance
10 14 (31.82%) OOP
11 13 (29.55%) .NET
12 11 (25.00%) C
12 11 (25.00%) Windows
13 9 (20.45%) HTML
13 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
13 9 (20.45%) SQL
13 9 (20.45%) CSS
13 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (18.18%) Investment Management
14 8 (18.18%) Web Services
15 7 (15.91%) OOD
15 7 (15.91%) MVC
15 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
15 7 (15.91%) MVVM
15 7 (15.91%) Low Latency
16 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
16 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (13.64%) Banking
16 6 (13.64%) Scrum

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.27%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.27%) JBoss
1 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Clang
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Software Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Graduate
5 7 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (13.64%) C++ Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Programmer
9 2 (4.55%) Games Programmer
9 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (2.27%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Graduate Java Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) CSS
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) OpenGL
4 5 (11.36%) STL
4 5 (11.36%) Qt
4 5 (11.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.09%) jQuery
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 4 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (9.09%) REST
6 3 (6.82%) CSS3
6 3 (6.82%) Restlet
6 3 (6.82%) JAX-RS
6 3 (6.82%) Spring
6 3 (6.82%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 34 (77.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) GIS
4 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Animation
6 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Mac OS X
4 5 (11.36%) Android
4 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) OO
2 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
3 14 (31.82%) OOP
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 7 (15.91%) MVC
6 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.91%) OOD
6 7 (15.91%) MVVM
6 7 (15.91%) Low Latency
7 6 (13.64%) Scrum
7 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.36%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 4 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.82%) Coaching
10 3 (6.82%) Time Management
11 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) C++
2 20 (45.45%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) C#
4 11 (25.00%) C
5 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Perl
7 4 (9.09%) Python
7 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.82%) Groovy
9 2 (4.55%) Fortran
9 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.27%) Ruby
10 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) VCP4
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Squid
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.27%) Informatica
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