The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 64 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Physics 55 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.11% 2.17% 3.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.90% 6.72% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 48
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 £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
696 536 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.34% 32.33% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 523 455 561
Average salary £39,420 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Physics
Cambridgeshire

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 23 July 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (90.98%) Mathematics
2 90 (73.77%) Computer Science
2 90 (73.77%) Degree
3 65 (53.28%) C++
4 57 (46.72%) Java
5 55 (45.08%) Software Engineering
6 54 (44.26%) C#
7 43 (35.25%) .NET
8 37 (30.33%) C
9 34 (27.87%) ASP.NET
10 26 (21.31%) Python
11 22 (18.03%) PhD
11 22 (18.03%) Statistics
12 20 (16.39%) Machine Learning
13 19 (15.57%) Signal Processing
13 19 (15.57%) Linux
14 17 (13.93%) Finance
14 17 (13.93%) SQL
15 16 (13.11%) OO
16 15 (12.30%) QA
17 14 (11.48%) Data Mining
18 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
18 13 (10.66%) HTML
19 12 (9.84%) OOP
20 10 (8.20%) CSS
20 10 (8.20%) Electronics
20 10 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
21 9 (7.38%) Firewall
21 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
21 9 (7.38%) Cisco

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Simulink
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) Firewall
1 9 (7.38%) Network Security
2 6 (4.92%) Wireless
3 5 (4.10%) Ethernet
3 5 (4.10%) HTTP
3 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.82%) DVB
4 1 (0.82%) TETRA
4 1 (0.82%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) Data Mining
2 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.82%) QlikView
5 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (13.93%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Electronics
3 5 (4.10%) Games
4 4 (3.28%) Marketing
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (38.52%) Software Engineer
2 38 (31.15%) Developer
3 29 (23.77%) Graduate
4 20 (16.39%) Data Scientist
5 19 (15.57%) Software Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Support Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Web Developer
7 9 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (4.10%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Software Support Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Junior
9 5 (4.10%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Research Scientist
10 4 (3.28%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (35.25%) .NET
2 34 (27.87%) ASP.NET
3 13 (10.66%) HTML
4 10 (8.20%) CSS
5 8 (6.56%) jQuery
6 5 (4.10%) Ext JS
6 5 (4.10%) HTML5
6 5 (4.10%) WebGL
6 5 (4.10%) Backbone.js
7 4 (3.28%) LAMP
7 4 (3.28%) DirectX
8 2 (1.64%) SciPy
8 2 (1.64%) NumPy
8 2 (1.64%) WinForms
9 1 (0.82%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 111 (90.98%) Mathematics
2 90 (73.77%) Computer Science
3 22 (18.03%) Statistics
4 10 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (6.56%) Firmware
6 5 (4.10%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.28%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (3.28%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (3.28%) Xbox
8 3 (2.46%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.64%) Social Media
9 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.64%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.64%) VHDL
10 1 (0.82%) ASIC
10 1 (0.82%) IPTV
10 1 (0.82%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.82%) Biology
10 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Windows
3 2 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.08%) Software Engineering
2 20 (16.39%) Machine Learning
3 19 (15.57%) Signal Processing
4 16 (13.11%) OO
5 12 (9.84%) OOP
6 9 (7.38%) Web Development
7 7 (5.74%) UML
8 6 (4.92%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (4.10%) Multithreading
9 5 (4.10%) Video Processing
9 5 (4.10%) Bioinformatics
10 3 (2.46%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (2.46%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.46%) Integration Testing
10 3 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.64%) OOD
11 2 (1.64%) Parallel Computing
11 2 (1.64%) Time Management
11 2 (1.64%) Analytics
11 2 (1.64%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (53.28%) C++
2 57 (46.72%) Java
3 54 (44.26%) C#
4 37 (30.33%) C
5 26 (21.31%) Python
6 17 (13.93%) SQL
7 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.38%) PHP
9 8 (6.56%) MATLAB
10 5 (4.10%) Perl
10 5 (4.10%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.28%) Lua
11 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.64%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.64%) VB6
12 2 (1.64%) VB
13 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (73.77%) Degree
2 22 (18.03%) PhD
3 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) Cisco
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.82%) Huawei
3 1 (0.82%) Tableau
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