The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 33 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.57% 1.53% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.10% 3.57% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Median salary £36,000 £21,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+67.44% -33.84%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Physics
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
82 112 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 58.57% 42.75% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 99 132
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Physics
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Physics Salary Trend in Bedford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Physics.

1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (89.47%) PhD
2 17 (89.47%) Degree
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
3 14 (73.68%) Games
4 13 (68.42%) C++
4 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) MFC
6 8 (42.11%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
7 6 (31.58%) Aerospace
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
7 6 (31.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
7 6 (31.58%) OpenGL
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) STL
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) WCF
7 6 (31.58%) WPF
7 6 (31.58%) Silverlight
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) Electronics

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (73.68%) Games
2 6 (31.58%) Aerospace
3 5 (26.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# WCF Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
3 6 (31.58%) WCF Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) MFC
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
2 6 (31.58%) OpenGL
2 6 (31.58%) Silverlight
2 6 (31.58%) STL
2 6 (31.58%) WCF
2 6 (31.58%) WPF
3 5 (26.32%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
3 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Image Processing
5 2 (10.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
1 17 (89.47%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware