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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 62 66 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Physics 48 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.46% 3.01% 2.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.16% 6.33% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £24,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
670 853 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.24% 47.52% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 542 636 572
Average salary £43,000 £38,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 70 (76.92%) Mathematics
2 62 (68.13%) Degree
3 55 (60.44%) Software Engineering
4 51 (56.04%) Computer Science
5 37 (40.66%) C
6 36 (39.56%) C++
7 30 (32.97%) Java
7 30 (32.97%) PhD
8 27 (29.67%) C#
9 26 (28.57%) Algorithms
10 21 (23.08%) Linux
11 17 (18.68%) Python
11 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.19%) HTML
13 10 (10.99%) Electronics
13 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (9.89%) OO
14 9 (9.89%) Finance
14 9 (9.89%) Aerospace
15 8 (8.79%) Ethernet
15 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
15 8 (8.79%) Perl
15 8 (8.79%) .NET
15 8 (8.79%) Scrum
15 8 (8.79%) Low Latency
16 7 (7.69%) HTML5
16 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
16 7 (7.69%) Statistics
16 7 (7.69%) Ruby
16 7 (7.69%) MySQL

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (5.49%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) AutoCAD
1 6 (6.59%) SOLIDWORKS
1 6 (6.59%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 6 (6.59%) Revit
1 6 (6.59%) MicroStation
1 6 (6.59%) Solid Edge
1 6 (6.59%) Siemens NX
1 6 (6.59%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Ethernet
1 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) DMZ
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) MySQL
1 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.49%) Neo4j
2 5 (5.49%) MariaDB
2 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.49%) CouchDB
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.99%) Electronics
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Aerospace
3 6 (6.59%) Games
4 3 (3.30%) Automotive
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 20 (21.98%) Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Support Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Graduate
5 12 (13.19%) Software Support Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) CAD Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Embedded C Developer
8 4 (4.40%) C Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Writer
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Author
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Author
9 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Applications Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) HTML
2 8 (8.79%) .NET
3 7 (7.69%) HTML5
4 5 (5.49%) POSIX
4 5 (5.49%) REST
5 4 (4.40%) CSS
5 4 (4.40%) WPF
6 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.20%) XML
7 2 (2.20%) WF
7 2 (2.20%) jQuery
7 2 (2.20%) CSS3
7 2 (2.20%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (2.20%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.20%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.20%) RESTful
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 70 (76.92%) Mathematics
2 51 (56.04%) Computer Science
3 26 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.69%) Statistics
6 6 (6.59%) Applied Mathematics
7 5 (5.49%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (5.49%) Informatics
7 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.40%) Device Driver
9 3 (3.30%) Mechatronics
9 3 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (2.20%) User Experience
11 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
11 1 (1.10%) PlayStation
11 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.10%) Xbox
11 1 (1.10%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) UNIX
2 3 (3.30%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (60.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.89%) OO
4 8 (8.79%) Scrum
4 8 (8.79%) Low Latency
5 7 (7.69%) CAD
6 6 (6.59%) Project Management
6 6 (6.59%) OOP
6 6 (6.59%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (6.59%) Machine Learning
7 5 (5.49%) Memory Management
7 5 (5.49%) Open Source
7 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) OOD
7 5 (5.49%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (5.49%) SDLC
7 5 (5.49%) Hidden Markov Model
7 5 (5.49%) Game Theory
7 5 (5.49%) Gibbs Sampling
8 4 (4.40%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.66%) C
2 36 (39.56%) C++
3 30 (32.97%) Java
4 27 (29.67%) C#
5 17 (18.68%) Python
6 8 (8.79%) Perl
7 7 (7.69%) Ruby
7 7 (7.69%) Embedded C
8 5 (5.49%) Haskell
8 5 (5.49%) R
8 5 (5.49%) Go
9 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.30%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.30%) XAML
10 3 (3.30%) SQL
11 1 (1.10%) Lua
Qualifications
1 62 (68.13%) Degree
2 30 (32.97%) PhD
3 2 (2.20%) HND
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Firmware
2 5 (5.49%) Xen
2 5 (5.49%) KVM
2 5 (5.49%) Docker
2 5 (5.49%) LXC
2 5 (5.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Autodesk
2 5 (5.49%) Pegasus
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) Google
4 2 (2.20%) Twitter
5 1 (1.10%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.10%) TIBCO
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