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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 156 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 1.28% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 3.58% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 37
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,425 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
1356 1088 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.47% 35.67% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 802 667 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,684 £28,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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
Edinburgh -10 5 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (81.40%) Mathematics
1 35 (81.40%) Computer Science
2 29 (67.44%) Degree
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (48.84%) C#
4 21 (48.84%) .NET
5 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 19 (44.19%) Relational Database
6 16 (37.21%) HTML
7 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
7 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
8 14 (32.56%) MVC
8 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (30.23%) Software Architecture
9 13 (30.23%) UX Design
9 13 (30.23%) Open Source
9 13 (30.23%) Spring.NET
9 13 (30.23%) TDD
9 13 (30.23%) Scrum
9 13 (30.23%) NHibernate
9 13 (30.23%) Python
9 13 (30.23%) Castle Windsor
9 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
9 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
9 13 (30.23%) User Experience
9 13 (30.23%) Presales
9 13 (30.23%) SOLID
10 11 (25.58%) SDLC
10 11 (25.58%) SQL
10 11 (25.58%) C++

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (9.30%) IIS
1 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.65%) SAS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) Relational Database
2 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.63%) MSDE
5 4 (9.30%) MySQL
6 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Ant
1 2 (4.65%) Gradle
1 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Senior Technologist
1 13 (30.23%) Technologist
2 9 (20.93%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) C++ Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C# Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) C++ Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior C++ Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) SOA Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
5 13 (30.23%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (30.23%) NHibernate
5 13 (30.23%) Spring.NET
6 6 (13.95%) CSS
6 6 (13.95%) Middleware
7 4 (9.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (6.98%) J2EE
8 3 (6.98%) Java EE
8 3 (6.98%) jQuery
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (6.98%) XML
8 3 (6.98%) XSLT
9 2 (4.65%) OpenMP
9 2 (4.65%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (81.40%) Computer Science
1 35 (81.40%) Mathematics
2 13 (30.23%) User Experience
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile Games
4 3 (6.98%) Economics
4 3 (6.98%) Statistics
5 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.65%) GPGPU
5 2 (4.65%) Psychology
6 1 (2.33%) ASIC
6 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Android
3 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) MVC
3 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
3 13 (30.23%) Open Source
3 13 (30.23%) Presales
3 13 (30.23%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) Software Architecture
3 13 (30.23%) SOLID
3 13 (30.23%) TDD
3 13 (30.23%) UX Design
4 11 (25.58%) SDLC
5 5 (11.63%) Build Automation
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps
5 5 (11.63%) High Availability
5 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Release Management
5 5 (11.63%) Workflow
6 4 (9.30%) Game Development
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) Python
4 11 (25.58%) C++
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 10 (23.26%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) Perl
6 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.98%) VBA
8 2 (4.65%) C
9 1 (2.33%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) Ruby
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (67.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Squid
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
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