The table below looks at the statistics for Physics skills 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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 148 133
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.27% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.30% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 26
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,600 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £54,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2023 2688 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.23% 90.72% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1708 1769
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Edinburgh -3 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Fife - 2 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 - 1
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) Postgraduate
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
7 3 (20.00%) Zemax
7 3 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (13.33%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (13.33%) DevOps
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
8 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (13.33%) CryEngine
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) RDBMS

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 3 (20.00%) Zemax
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) Gradle
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Real Time Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) 3D Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Optical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Process Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) CryEngine
3 2 (13.33%) DirectX
3 2 (13.33%) OpenGL
3 2 (13.33%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.67%) D3.js
4 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) MFC
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.67%) STL
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Animation
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
6 2 (13.33%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) GLSL
5 1 (6.67%) HLSL
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) R
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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