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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 119 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 48 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.46% 1.33% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% 3.60% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 30
Average salary £51,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,450 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -
Physics
UK

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
1346 1360 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.86% 36.86% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 816 902 706
Average salary £41,750 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.08% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Scotland

Physics
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 30 £51,500 -6.36% 6
Edinburgh -8 13 £40,000 -4.76%
Dundee - 2 - -
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 68 (95.77%) Mathematics
2 50 (70.42%) Computer Science
3 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
4 32 (45.07%) Degree
5 31 (43.66%) Relational Database
6 28 (39.44%) C#
7 26 (36.62%) Java
8 25 (35.21%) C++
8 25 (35.21%) Oracle
9 23 (32.39%) .NET
9 23 (32.39%) CSS
10 20 (28.17%) HTML
10 20 (28.17%) SQL
10 20 (28.17%) SDLC
11 18 (25.35%) jQuery
12 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
12 17 (23.94%) XML
13 16 (22.54%) MVC
14 15 (21.13%) Oracle ADF
14 15 (21.13%) Performance Testing
14 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (21.13%) Java EE
14 15 (21.13%) PL/SQL
14 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
14 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
14 15 (21.13%) SOA
14 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
14 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (19.72%) WebLogic
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) Relational Database
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
2 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
4 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.82%) VectorCAST
2 1 (1.41%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Games
3 2 (2.82%) Military
3 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.82%) Avionics
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Lead Designer
2 14 (19.72%) Designer
2 14 (19.72%) SOA Designer
3 10 (14.08%) C++ Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Graduate
5 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Programmer
5 7 (9.86%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (4.23%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Data Scientist
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) Graduate Programmer
7 2 (2.82%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
1 23 (32.39%) CSS
2 20 (28.17%) HTML
3 18 (25.35%) jQuery
4 17 (23.94%) XML
5 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
5 15 (21.13%) Oracle ADF
5 15 (21.13%) Java EE
6 14 (19.72%) Middleware
6 14 (19.72%) XSLT
6 14 (19.72%) J2EE
6 14 (19.72%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (16.90%) NHibernate
8 12 (16.90%) Spring.NET
8 12 (16.90%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (16.90%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (4.23%) REST
10 3 (4.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 68 (95.77%) Mathematics
2 50 (70.42%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.90%) User Experience
4 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
6 5 (7.04%) Statistics
7 3 (4.23%) Economics
7 3 (4.23%) W3C
8 2 (2.82%) iPhone
8 2 (2.82%) GPGPU
8 2 (2.82%) Chemistry
8 2 (2.82%) Psychology
8 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.41%) Biology
9 1 (1.41%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.45%) Android
4 5 (7.04%) Linux
5 2 (2.82%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) SDLC
3 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.54%) MVC
5 15 (21.13%) SOA
5 15 (21.13%) Performance Testing
6 13 (18.31%) Open Source
7 12 (16.90%) Software Architecture
7 12 (16.90%) UX Design
7 12 (16.90%) TDD
7 12 (16.90%) Scrum
7 12 (16.90%) Mentoring
8 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.27%) OO
10 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.86%) BPR
10 7 (9.86%) Software Testing
11 6 (8.45%) OOD
11 6 (8.45%) Mobile Development
12 5 (7.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
2 28 (39.44%) C#
3 26 (36.62%) Java
4 25 (35.21%) C++
5 20 (28.17%) SQL
6 15 (21.13%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.86%) Python
8 4 (5.63%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.23%) PHP5
9 3 (4.23%) VB
9 3 (4.23%) PHP
10 2 (2.82%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.82%) C
10 2 (2.82%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.41%) R
11 1 (1.41%) Ada
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) HNC
2 3 (4.23%) HND
3 2 (2.82%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) WAI
1 3 (4.23%) Section 508
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) SAP
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) PayPal
2 3 (4.23%) WorldPay
3 2 (2.82%) Wind River
4 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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