The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 210 196 204
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 14 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.95% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 9
Average salary £60,000 £26,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -45.26%
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +7.14%
Physics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1832 2004 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.27% 35.51% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1432 1465
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Physics Salary Trend in Berkshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Physics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Reading -20 3 £21,000 -19.23%
Slough - 2 £85,000 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (95.24%) Mathematics
2 18 (85.71%) Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Computer Science
4 11 (52.38%) Marketing
5 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
6 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) SEO
6 8 (38.10%) Product Management
6 8 (38.10%) Quantitative Analysis
6 8 (38.10%) SaaS
6 8 (38.10%) User Stories
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) C++
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (14.29%) PhD
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 3 (14.29%) WCF
10 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
10 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
10 2 (9.52%) jQuery

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Product Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Graduate
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 3 (14.29%) WCF
1 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) Mathematics
2 16 (76.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
2 8 (38.10%) SEO
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Quantitative Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Product Management
2 8 (38.10%) User Stories
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Logistic Regression
4 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
4 2 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) R
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) BT