The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 144 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Physics 7 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.17% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.39% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 33
Median salary £45,000 £36,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +1.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £24,475 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £49,550 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
839 1297 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.37% 44.86% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 524 756 703
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Physics
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Physics Salary Trend in Scotland

Physics
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Physics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Physics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +16 2 £45,000 -12.62% 1
Edinburgh +2 2 £57,750 +102.63%
Fife - 2 £40,000 -
Angus - 1 - - 1
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Physics.

1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 10 (45.45%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
6 5 (22.73%) Postgraduate
6 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Zemax
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Java
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.64%) Electronics
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (9.09%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) CryEngine
9 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (18.18%) Zemax
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Gradle
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Graduate
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Real Time Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3D Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Process Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (9.09%) CryEngine
3 2 (9.09%) DirectX
3 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 2 (9.09%) STL
3 2 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Django
4 1 (4.55%) HATEOAS
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) MFC
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 6 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Animation
5 1 (4.55%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Image Processing
4 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (9.09%) OOD
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) C
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
7 1 (4.55%) Fortran
7 1 (4.55%) GLSL
7 1 (4.55%) HLSL
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.55%) R
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Postgraduate
3 2 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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