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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 133 147 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs citing Physics 25 21 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.67% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 1.76% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 64
Median salary £27,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,385 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
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
1168 1191 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.77% 37.82% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 661 703 828
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,245
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
Edinburgh +20 23 £42,500 +6.25%
Glasgow -9 8 £26,500 -51.81% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Physics.

1 30 (96.77%) Mathematics
2 20 (64.52%) Degree
3 19 (61.29%) Computer Science
4 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
5 15 (48.39%) C++
6 14 (45.16%) C#
7 13 (41.94%) Finance
8 12 (38.71%) Economics
9 10 (32.26%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) Retail
10 9 (29.03%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) .NET
10 9 (29.03%) Project Management
10 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.81%) OO
11 8 (25.81%) Banking
12 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
12 7 (22.58%) Local Government
12 7 (22.58%) Psychology
12 7 (22.58%) Operations Research
12 7 (22.58%) PhD
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
14 5 (16.13%) Windows
14 5 (16.13%) Android
14 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
15 4 (12.90%) R
15 4 (12.90%) Analytics
15 4 (12.90%) Xamarin
15 4 (12.90%) Monte Carlo Method
15 4 (12.90%) Black-Scholes

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) SAS
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) S-PLUS
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.45%) GIS
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (6.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Retail
3 8 (25.81%) Banking
4 7 (22.58%) Local Government
5 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
6 3 (9.68%) Games
7 2 (6.45%) Avionics
8 1 (3.23%) Electronics
8 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (3.23%) Marketing
8 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
8 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Graduate
3 8 (25.81%) Graduate Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Junior
4 7 (22.58%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Junior Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Junior Test Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Credit Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Qualitative Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Quantitative Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
9 2 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) Mathematics
2 19 (61.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (38.71%) Economics
4 7 (22.58%) Psychology
5 4 (12.90%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
5 4 (12.90%) Derivative
5 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
6 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.45%) SWIFT
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
1 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) Operations Research
5 4 (12.90%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) API Design
5 4 (12.90%) Black-Scholes
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (12.90%) Presales
5 4 (12.90%) Stress Testing
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Validation
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C++
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) C
5 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
5 4 (12.90%) R
5 4 (12.90%) VBA
6 3 (9.68%) Fortran
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Squid
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Xamarin
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Informatica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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