The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 92 77 105
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Permanent jobs citing Physics 41 71 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.94% 2.85% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.80% 6.26% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 69 43
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.59% +14.28%
Physics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
854 1134 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.36% 45.51% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 693 868 873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Physics Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Physics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Cambridge -8 39 £33,250 -5.00% 10
Physics
East of England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 47 (73.44%) Degree
2 43 (67.19%) Mathematics
3 30 (46.88%) Computer Science
4 27 (42.19%) Software Engineering
5 24 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 23 (35.94%) C++
7 22 (34.38%) PhD
8 21 (32.81%) C
9 18 (28.13%) Java
10 15 (23.44%) Python
10 15 (23.44%) Linux
11 14 (21.88%) C#
12 13 (20.31%) Finance
13 10 (15.63%) Firmware
13 10 (15.63%) Electronics
13 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (14.06%) Statistics
14 9 (14.06%) HTML
15 8 (12.50%) Perl
15 8 (12.50%) Aerospace
16 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
16 7 (10.94%) Open Source
16 7 (10.94%) OO
16 7 (10.94%) .NET
16 7 (10.94%) MySQL
16 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
17 6 (9.38%) HTML5
17 6 (9.38%) Games
17 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (7.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.56%) SPSS
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
1 2 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) MySQL
2 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.81%) CouchDB
3 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.81%) Neo4j
3 5 (7.81%) MariaDB
3 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Electronics
3 8 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
5 6 (9.38%) Games
6 3 (4.69%) Military
7 2 (3.13%) Automotive
8 1 (1.56%) Banking
8 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Software Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Software Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Graduate
5 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Software Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Data Scientist
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.13%) Tester
10 2 (3.13%) Author
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Author
10 2 (3.13%) Graduate Software Tester
10 2 (3.13%) C Developer
10 2 (3.13%) C Software Engineer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) HTML
2 7 (10.94%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) HTML5
4 5 (7.81%) POSIX
4 5 (7.81%) REST
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) WPF
6 2 (3.13%) LAMP
7 1 (1.56%) Java EE
7 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.56%) WebGL
7 1 (1.56%) WF
7 1 (1.56%) jQuery
7 1 (1.56%) Qt
7 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (67.19%) Mathematics
2 30 (46.88%) Computer Science
3 24 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (14.06%) Statistics
6 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
6 7 (10.94%) Open Source
7 5 (7.81%) Informatics
7 5 (7.81%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (6.25%) Device Driver
9 3 (4.69%) Mechatronics
10 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.56%) 3D Printing
11 1 (1.56%) User Experience
11 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.56%) Telematics
11 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.56%) Economics
11 1 (1.56%) Derivative
11 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Software Engineering
2 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.94%) OO
4 6 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 6 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (7.81%) Memory Management
5 5 (7.81%) OOD
5 5 (7.81%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (7.81%) Hidden Markov Model
5 5 (7.81%) Game Theory
5 5 (7.81%) Gibbs Sampling
6 3 (4.69%) OOP
6 3 (4.69%) Six Sigma
7 2 (3.13%) CRM
7 2 (3.13%) Machine Learning
7 2 (3.13%) Analytics
7 2 (3.13%) Operations Research
7 2 (3.13%) DevOps
7 2 (3.13%) Bayesian Methods
8 1 (1.56%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) C++
2 21 (32.81%) C
3 18 (28.13%) Java
4 15 (23.44%) Python
5 14 (21.88%) C#
6 8 (12.50%) Perl
7 6 (9.38%) Ruby
7 6 (9.38%) R
8 5 (7.81%) Go
8 5 (7.81%) Haskell
9 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.69%) SQL
10 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.56%) VBA
11 1 (1.56%) PHP
11 1 (1.56%) XAML
11 1 (1.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 47 (73.44%) Degree
2 22 (34.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Firmware
2 5 (7.81%) Xen
2 5 (7.81%) KVM
2 5 (7.81%) Docker
2 5 (7.81%) LXC
2 5 (7.81%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Mesos
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Pegasus
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) SunGard
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Progress
3 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.56%) QNX
3 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
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