The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 221 191 228
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +37
Permanent jobs citing Physics 98 137 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 1.17% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% 2.51% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 78 137 101
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Physics
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5014 5449 6062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.67% 46.72% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 4758 5544
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Physics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Physics Salary Trend in the City of London

Physics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 187 (91.22%) Mathematics
2 151 (73.66%) Computer Science
3 108 (52.68%) Java
4 106 (51.71%) Degree
5 77 (37.56%) Finance
6 64 (31.22%) SQL
7 57 (27.80%) PhD
8 56 (27.32%) Analytics
9 54 (26.34%) R
10 51 (24.88%) MATLAB
11 47 (22.93%) Hadoop
12 46 (22.44%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (19.02%) Scala
15 38 (18.54%) MapReduce
15 38 (18.54%) Mahout
15 38 (18.54%) Cascading
15 38 (18.54%) Information Retrieval
16 35 (17.07%) Python
16 35 (17.07%) C++
17 34 (16.59%) C#
17 34 (16.59%) Front Office
18 31 (15.12%) Marketing
18 31 (15.12%) Big Data
19 30 (14.63%) OO
20 28 (13.66%) Banking
20 28 (13.66%) Statistics
21 26 (12.68%) Business Analysis
21 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
22 22 (10.73%) Linux

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (4.39%) SAS
2 8 (3.90%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.39%) SPSS
2 8 (3.90%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.90%) SaaS
2 4 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.41%) Internet
2 6 (2.93%) Intranet
3 2 (0.98%) Multicast
3 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) SAN
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) IPv6
4 1 (0.49%) PBX
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.93%) Hadoop
2 38 (18.54%) Mahout
3 31 (15.12%) Big Data
4 16 (7.80%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.85%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.39%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.49%) KDB
9 1 (0.49%) MySQL
9 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.88%) JIRA
3 8 (3.90%) Maven
4 6 (2.93%) Selenium
5 4 (1.95%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (1.95%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.46%) Subversion
6 3 (1.46%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.46%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.46%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.46%) GCC
6 3 (1.46%) GDB
7 2 (0.98%) Hudson
7 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.98%) JUnit
8 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
General
1 77 (37.56%) Finance
2 34 (16.59%) Front Office
3 31 (15.12%) Marketing
4 28 (13.66%) Banking
5 9 (4.39%) Advertising
6 8 (3.90%) Retail
7 6 (2.93%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.98%) International Banking
8 2 (0.98%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (33.17%) Developer
2 62 (30.24%) Analyst
3 50 (24.39%) Data Scientist
4 42 (20.49%) Business Analyst
5 38 (18.54%) Research Engineer
5 38 (18.54%) Statistician
6 27 (13.17%) Graduate
7 25 (12.20%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.34%) Technical Business Analyst
9 12 (5.85%) Technical Analyst
10 11 (5.37%) Junior
10 11 (5.37%) Research Scientist
11 10 (4.88%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.39%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 9 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.39%) Junior Developer
12 9 (4.39%) Quantitative Developer
12 9 (4.39%) Graduate Business Analyst
13 8 (3.90%) Support Analyst
13 8 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.54%) Cascading
2 21 (10.24%) .NET
3 12 (5.85%) J2EE
3 12 (5.85%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 10 (4.88%) HTML
4 10 (4.88%) Spring
5 8 (3.90%) WinForms
5 8 (3.90%) Flash
6 7 (3.41%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.93%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.44%) Web Services
8 5 (2.44%) XML
8 5 (2.44%) Swing
9 4 (1.95%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (1.95%) JMS
9 4 (1.95%) CSS
10 3 (1.46%) NHibernate
10 3 (1.46%) SOAP
10 3 (1.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 187 (91.22%) Mathematics
2 151 (73.66%) Computer Science
3 46 (22.44%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (13.66%) Statistics
5 22 (10.73%) Hedge funds
6 18 (8.78%) Digital Media
6 18 (8.78%) Economics
7 16 (7.80%) Derivative
8 14 (6.83%) Fixed Income
9 12 (5.85%) Chemistry
9 12 (5.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (4.39%) Equities
11 8 (3.90%) Open Source
11 8 (3.90%) Visualisation
11 8 (3.90%) Applied Mathematics
11 8 (3.90%) Informatics
11 8 (3.90%) Psychology
11 8 (3.90%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (3.90%) Neural Network
12 5 (2.44%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.73%) Linux
2 16 (7.80%) UNIX
3 15 (7.32%) Windows
4 4 (1.95%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.98%) Debian
6 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.98%) CentOS
6 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.32%) Analytics
2 45 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.54%) MapReduce
3 38 (18.54%) Information Retrieval
4 30 (14.63%) OO
5 26 (12.68%) Business Analysis
5 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
6 21 (10.24%) Data Analytics
7 19 (9.27%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (9.27%) Big Data Analytics
8 16 (7.80%) TDD
8 16 (7.80%) Project Management
9 13 (6.34%) Algorithmic Trading
9 13 (6.34%) Multithreading
9 13 (6.34%) Data Analysis
10 10 (4.88%) MVC
10 10 (4.88%) Data Modelling
10 10 (4.88%) Cluster Analysis
10 10 (4.88%) Monte Carlo Method
10 10 (4.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (52.68%) Java
2 64 (31.22%) SQL
3 54 (26.34%) R
4 51 (24.88%) MATLAB
5 39 (19.02%) Scala
6 35 (17.07%) Python
6 35 (17.07%) C++
7 34 (16.59%) C#
8 15 (7.32%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.39%) Ruby
9 9 (4.39%) C
10 8 (3.90%) Clojure
11 6 (2.93%) VBA
12 5 (2.44%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.95%) VB
14 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.46%) Perl
15 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (51.71%) Degree
2 57 (27.80%) PhD
3 3 (1.46%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.98%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.93%) Oracle
3 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
3 2 (0.98%) Misys
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco
4 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.49%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.49%) RapidMiner
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