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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 214 194 194
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 10 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 1.28% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 26
Average salary £25,500 £24,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.08% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
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
1778 1568 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.78% 27.73% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1237 1439
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -9 5 £25,000 -1.96%
Bracknell - 3 £50,000 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 28 (96.55%) Mathematics
2 22 (75.86%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
4 8 (27.59%) Service Management
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
5 7 (24.14%) MS Office
5 7 (24.14%) C++
5 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) C#
6 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 3 (10.34%) CAD
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) C
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) WPF
9 3 (10.34%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) Automotive
9 3 (10.34%) Android
9 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
9 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
10 2 (6.90%) Time Management
10 2 (6.90%) WinForms
10 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
10 2 (6.90%) Operations Research

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Automotive
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Graduate
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) WPF
3 2 (6.90%) WinForms
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) STL
4 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.45%) DirectX
4 1 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (96.55%) Mathematics
2 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Android
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
1 8 (27.59%) Service Management
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) CAD
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Research
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
5 1 (3.45%) OOD
5 1 (3.45%) UML
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C++
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) C
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.45%) XAML
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) HP
1 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
2 1 (3.45%) SolidWorks