The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 115 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Physics 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.35% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 1.01% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £20,000 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +7.14%
Physics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
600 594 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.56% 34.58% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 472 393 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Physics Salary Trend in Cheshire

Physics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Chester +9 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £20,000 -
Physics
North West

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Research

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Psychology
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft