The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank - 81 87
Permanent jobs citing Physics 0 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 1.10% 1.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.01% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 20
Average salary - £57,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
575 399 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.25% 36.74% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 299 263 274
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Physics
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Physics Salary Trend in Glasgow

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 26 (89.66%) Mathematics
2 25 (86.21%) Computer Science
3 23 (79.31%) Degree
4 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (62.07%) C#
4 18 (62.07%) .NET
5 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
6 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
7 13 (44.83%) HTML
7 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
7 13 (44.83%) TDD
7 13 (44.83%) MVC
7 13 (44.83%) Scrum
7 13 (44.83%) NHibernate
7 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
7 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
7 13 (44.83%) User Experience
7 13 (44.83%) Presales
7 13 (44.83%) SOLID
7 13 (44.83%) Spring.NET
7 13 (44.83%) UX Design
7 13 (44.83%) Open Source
7 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (44.83%) Software Architecture
7 13 (44.83%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (27.59%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) SDLC
11 4 (13.79%) Mobile Games

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) MSDE
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Senior Technologist
1 13 (44.83%) Technologist
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C++ Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior C++ Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Database Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Designer
5 3 (10.34%) SOA Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (44.83%) Castle Windsor
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) NHibernate
3 13 (44.83%) Spring.NET
4 4 (13.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE
5 3 (10.34%) Java EE
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (10.34%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (89.66%) Mathematics
2 25 (86.21%) Computer Science
3 13 (44.83%) User Experience
4 4 (13.79%) Mobile Games
5 3 (10.34%) Statistics
6 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Mentoring
2 13 (44.83%) MVC
2 13 (44.83%) Open Source
2 13 (44.83%) Presales
2 13 (44.83%) Scrum
2 13 (44.83%) Software Architecture
2 13 (44.83%) SOLID
2 13 (44.83%) TDD
2 13 (44.83%) UX Design
3 6 (20.69%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Game Development
4 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
5 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) High Availability
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) C++
5 4 (13.79%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.34%) VBA
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle