The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 6.00% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +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 Fife region.

Miscellaneous Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 58.00% 30.23% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 16
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,750 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,670 £70,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Physics
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Physics Salary Trend in Fife

Physics
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Fife region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in Fife

Physics
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Fife region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dunfermline - 2 £47,500 -
Physics
Scotland

Physics
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Physics 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 Fife region with a requirement for Physics.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Zemax
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Zemax
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA