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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 64 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs citing Physics 53 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.52% 1.39% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.51% 2.85% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 29
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
706 806 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.88% 48.58% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 482 582 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 86 (81.90%) Mathematics
2 80 (76.19%) Degree
3 72 (68.57%) Computer Science
4 42 (40.00%) C++
5 41 (39.05%) C#
6 37 (35.24%) Software Engineering
7 35 (33.33%) Java
8 32 (30.48%) Algorithms
9 27 (25.71%) HTML
10 26 (24.76%) PhD
10 26 (24.76%) Linux
11 23 (21.90%) C
12 19 (18.10%) Python
13 18 (17.14%) SQL
14 17 (16.19%) Electronics
15 16 (15.24%) JavaScript
15 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
16 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
16 15 (14.29%) .NET
16 15 (14.29%) Unix
16 15 (14.29%) Open Source
17 14 (13.33%) CSS
17 14 (13.33%) Perl
18 13 (12.38%) Shell Script
18 13 (12.38%) JDBC
18 13 (12.38%) JSP
18 13 (12.38%) SOAP
18 13 (12.38%) XML
18 13 (12.38%) J2EE

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Firewall
1 7 (6.67%) Network Security
2 6 (5.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) DB2
1 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.90%) Big Data
2 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.95%) MySQL
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.38%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.76%) NUnit
3 5 (4.76%) QUnit
3 5 (4.76%) Selenium
3 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.90%) Android Studio
General
1 17 (16.19%) Electronics
2 8 (7.62%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.95%) Military
3 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Developer
2 20 (19.05%) Graduate
3 14 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Python Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Computer Scientist
5 10 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Physicist
7 7 (6.67%) Administrator
7 7 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Linux Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.76%) C Developer
9 5 (4.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Design Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Build Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Software Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.71%) HTML
2 15 (14.29%) .NET
2 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (13.33%) CSS
4 13 (12.38%) J2EE
4 13 (12.38%) JDBC
4 13 (12.38%) JSP
4 13 (12.38%) SOAP
4 13 (12.38%) XML
5 11 (10.48%) CSS3
5 11 (10.48%) HTML5
5 11 (10.48%) jQuery
5 11 (10.48%) RESTful
6 10 (9.52%) Django
6 10 (9.52%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.95%) Ember.js
8 1 (0.95%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 86 (81.90%) Mathematics
2 72 (68.57%) Computer Science
3 32 (30.48%) Algorithms
4 16 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (12.38%) Client/Server
6 10 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (5.71%) Statistics
8 5 (4.76%) Biology
8 5 (4.76%) Replication
9 4 (3.81%) Device Driver
9 4 (3.81%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.86%) Neural Network
10 3 (2.86%) User Experience
11 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.95%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.95%) CPLD
12 1 (0.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.95%) Social Media
12 1 (0.95%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.76%) Linux
2 15 (14.29%) Unix
3 9 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.71%) Windows
5 2 (1.90%) Android
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Software Engineering
2 15 (14.29%) Open Source
3 13 (12.38%) SDLC
3 13 (12.38%) Unit Testing
4 6 (5.71%) MVC
4 6 (5.71%) Validation
5 5 (4.76%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (4.76%) DNA
5 5 (4.76%) Electronic Design Automation
5 5 (4.76%) Machine Learning
6 4 (3.81%) DevOps
6 4 (3.81%) Low Latency
6 4 (3.81%) Scrum
7 3 (2.86%) IC Design
7 3 (2.86%) Image Processing
7 3 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.86%) Presales
7 3 (2.86%) Signal Processing
7 3 (2.86%) Speech Recognition
8 2 (1.90%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) C++
2 41 (39.05%) C#
3 35 (33.33%) Java
4 23 (21.90%) C
5 19 (18.10%) Python
6 18 (17.14%) SQL
7 16 (15.24%) JavaScript
8 14 (13.33%) Perl
9 13 (12.38%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.76%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.81%) R
12 3 (2.86%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 80 (76.19%) Degree
2 26 (24.76%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (5.71%) Oracle
2 1 (0.95%) EMC
2 1 (0.95%) Google
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.95%) Twitter
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