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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 122 142 129
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Physics 10 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.74% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.78% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 33
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
776 1293 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.11% 41.72% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 481 753 742
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,119
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +17 4 £45,000 +57.89% 2
Glasgow +2 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Angus - 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 £47,500 - 1
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 21 (75.00%) Degree
2 16 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 16 (57.14%) C++
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) Python
4 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate
6 5 (17.86%) PhD
6 5 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 5 (17.86%) Zemax
6 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
7 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (14.29%) STL
7 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.29%) HTML
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.71%) GIS
8 3 (10.71%) C
8 3 (10.71%) CSS
8 3 (10.71%) OO
8 3 (10.71%) CAD
8 3 (10.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Project Planning

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 5 (17.86%) Zemax
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) MSDE
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ant
1 1 (3.57%) Gradle
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) C++ Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Graduate
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Optical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Optimisation Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Real Time Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) STL
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) CryEngine
4 2 (7.14%) DirectX
4 2 (7.14%) OpenGL
4 2 (7.14%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) D3.js
5 1 (3.57%) HATEOAS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.57%) MFC
5 1 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 8 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Animation
3 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) GPGPU
4 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
4 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.71%) CAD
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Image Processing
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) 3D Programming
7 1 (3.57%) Android Development
7 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.57%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C++
2 8 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) C
6 2 (7.14%) Fortran
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.57%) GLSL
7 1 (3.57%) HLSL
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.57%) R
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) PhD
2 5 (17.86%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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