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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 87 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Physics 8 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.84% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 5.39% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
416 538 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.98% 34.20% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 252 313 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 22 May 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
3 15 (71.43%) Computer Science
4 14 (66.67%) Degree
5 10 (47.62%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) C++
7 7 (33.33%) OO
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) C#
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) OOP
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
10 3 (14.29%) .NET
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) CSS
10 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
11 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
11 2 (9.52%) QA
11 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
11 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (9.52%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) C
11 2 (9.52%) OOD
12 1 (4.76%) Data Mining

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (23.81%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 15 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) OOP
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) MVVM
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) C
7 1 (4.76%) Fortran
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Tableau
1 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
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