Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 136 109
Rank change year-on-year -6 -27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 2 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 0.093% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.10% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 33
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -12.62% -6.36%
10th Percentile £31,625 £45,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,625 £45,000 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% -16.50% +22.62%

Physics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2120 1985 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.93% 92.54% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1069 1517
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Glasgow

Physics
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Physics in Glasgow

Physics
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Physics.

1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) PhD
3 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) R
3 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (33.33%) Decision Tree
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) NumPy
1 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 1 (16.67%) Pandas
1 1 (16.67%) TensorFlow
1 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 2 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Decision Tree
3 2 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
4 1 (16.67%) Deep Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) R
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle