The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 83 81 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Physics 26 27 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.50% 1.80% 3.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 3.88% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 66
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Physics
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
859 696 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.51% 46.37% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 615 543 794
Average salary £42,000 £39,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Physics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Physics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Physics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 66 (86.84%) Mathematics
2 62 (81.58%) Degree
3 52 (68.42%) Computer Science
4 41 (53.95%) Software Engineering
5 40 (52.63%) C++
6 36 (47.37%) C#
7 34 (44.74%) Java
8 30 (39.47%) C
9 27 (35.53%) .NET
10 22 (28.95%) Algorithms
11 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
12 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (23.68%) Finance
14 17 (22.37%) Statistics
15 16 (21.05%) OO
16 14 (18.42%) Python
16 14 (18.42%) Electronics
17 13 (17.11%) Machine Learning
18 12 (15.79%) Linux
18 12 (15.79%) PhD
19 11 (14.47%) SQL
20 10 (13.16%) Bayesian Methods
20 10 (13.16%) OOP
21 9 (11.84%) Firmware
21 9 (11.84%) Embedded C
21 9 (11.84%) QA
22 8 (10.53%) Signal Processing
23 7 (9.21%) Statistical Modelling
24 6 (7.89%) Data Mining
24 6 (7.89%) Windows

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) TargetLink
2 2 (2.63%) Simulink
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Firewall
1 5 (6.58%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) Wireless
2 1 (1.32%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Electronics
3 6 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.58%) Automotive
5 4 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.26%) Marketing
6 3 (3.95%) Military
7 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Software Engineer
2 21 (27.63%) Graduate
3 17 (22.37%) Data Scientist
4 14 (18.42%) Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Software Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Research Scientist
8 5 (6.58%) Software Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Principal Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Software Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Statistician
10 2 (2.63%) Quantitative Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (2.63%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.53%) .NET
2 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) jQuery
3 2 (2.63%) Ext JS
3 2 (2.63%) HTML5
3 2 (2.63%) WebGL
3 2 (2.63%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) Middleware
4 1 (1.32%) LAMP
4 1 (1.32%) WinForms
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) Java EE
4 1 (1.32%) WCF
4 1 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (86.84%) Mathematics
2 52 (68.42%) Computer Science
3 22 (28.95%) Algorithms
4 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (22.37%) Statistics
6 6 (7.89%) Data Structures
7 5 (6.58%) Open Source
7 5 (6.58%) Smartphone
8 4 (5.26%) Visualisation
8 4 (5.26%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (1.32%) GIS
9 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.32%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) Software Engineering
2 16 (21.05%) OO
3 13 (17.11%) Machine Learning
4 10 (13.16%) Bayesian Methods
4 10 (13.16%) OOP
5 8 (10.53%) Signal Processing
6 7 (9.21%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (6.58%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Analytics
8 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Six Sigma
9 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.63%) UML
10 2 (2.63%) Web Development
10 2 (2.63%) Bioinformatics
10 2 (2.63%) Video Processing
11 1 (1.32%) MVVM
11 1 (1.32%) Digital Signal Processing
11 1 (1.32%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) C++
2 36 (47.37%) C#
3 34 (44.74%) Java
4 30 (39.47%) C
5 14 (18.42%) Python
6 11 (14.47%) SQL
7 9 (11.84%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.26%) R
9 3 (3.95%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.95%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.95%) Perl
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
10 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (81.58%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) JTAG
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Firmware
2 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Cisco
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.32%) EMC
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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