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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 219 216 205
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 78 116 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.98% 1.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 2.16% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 90 130
Average salary £51,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
4289 5359 6022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.94% 45.06% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 4409 5286
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 27 August 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 127 (96.21%) Mathematics
2 94 (71.21%) Degree
3 83 (62.88%) Computer Science
4 55 (41.67%) Java
5 52 (39.39%) Finance
6 44 (33.33%) SQL
7 40 (30.30%) Statistics
8 32 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (23.48%) Python
10 28 (21.21%) C#
10 28 (21.21%) Analytics
11 23 (17.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (16.67%) Linux
13 21 (15.91%) UNIX
14 20 (15.15%) PhD
15 19 (14.39%) C++
15 19 (14.39%) Ruby
16 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
16 18 (13.64%) R
17 17 (12.88%) Banking
17 17 (12.88%) Software Engineering
18 16 (12.12%) Front Office
19 15 (11.36%) .NET
19 15 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (10.61%) Data Analysis
21 13 (9.85%) Derivative
21 13 (9.85%) Marketing
21 13 (9.85%) OO
21 13 (9.85%) Hedge funds

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 12 (9.09%) JBoss
2 5 (3.79%) SAS
3 3 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.52%) Node.js
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.55%) MS Office
3 5 (3.79%) Maya
4 3 (2.27%) SPSS
4 3 (2.27%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Google Analytics
1 4 (3.03%) Heroku
1 4 (3.03%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Broadband
2 4 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) Data Mining
3 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.30%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.30%) Big Data
5 5 (3.79%) OLAP
6 3 (2.27%) DB2
7 2 (1.52%) MS Access
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.52%) Mahout
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.55%) Maven
3 4 (3.03%) JUnit
3 4 (3.03%) Gradle
4 2 (1.52%) Xcode
5 1 (0.76%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.76%) GCC
5 1 (0.76%) GDB
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.76%) Ant
General
1 52 (39.39%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Banking
3 16 (12.12%) Front Office
4 13 (9.85%) Marketing
5 9 (6.82%) Retail
6 4 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.27%) Advertising
7 3 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) German Language
8 1 (0.76%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (46.97%) Developer
2 44 (33.33%) Analyst
3 22 (16.67%) Graduate
4 12 (9.09%) Junior
4 12 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
5 11 (8.33%) Data Scientist
6 10 (7.58%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Programmer
8 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Android Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Trainee
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) VB Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Software Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.36%) .NET
2 12 (9.09%) HTML
3 11 (8.33%) CSS
4 10 (7.58%) Spring
5 9 (6.82%) RESTful
6 7 (5.30%) Velocity
7 5 (3.79%) WPF
7 5 (3.79%) NHibernate
7 5 (3.79%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.03%) JDBC
8 4 (3.03%) CORBA
8 4 (3.03%) Swing
8 4 (3.03%) J2SE
8 4 (3.03%) JMS
8 4 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (3.03%) Django
8 4 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (3.03%) Kafka
8 4 (3.03%) Esper
9 3 (2.27%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 127 (96.21%) Mathematics
2 83 (62.88%) Computer Science
3 40 (30.30%) Statistics
4 32 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (17.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (9.85%) Derivative
6 13 (9.85%) Hedge funds
7 12 (9.09%) User Experience
7 12 (9.09%) Economics
8 9 (6.82%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.79%) Visualisation
9 5 (3.79%) Equities
9 5 (3.79%) Animation
9 5 (3.79%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (2.27%) Semantic Web
10 3 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.52%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) Linux
2 21 (15.91%) UNIX
3 10 (7.58%) Android
4 9 (6.82%) Windows
5 3 (2.27%) HPUX
5 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Analytics
2 17 (12.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (10.61%) Data Analysis
5 13 (9.85%) OO
6 11 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 9 (6.82%) Android Development
7 9 (6.82%) Mobile Development
8 8 (6.06%) Product Management
9 7 (5.30%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.30%) MapReduce
9 7 (5.30%) Machine Learning
9 7 (5.30%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (5.30%) SDLC
10 6 (4.55%) TDD
10 6 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
11 5 (3.79%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.79%) Statistical Modelling
11 5 (3.79%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.67%) Java
2 44 (33.33%) SQL
3 31 (23.48%) Python
4 28 (21.21%) C#
5 19 (14.39%) C++
5 19 (14.39%) Ruby
6 18 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 18 (13.64%) R
7 11 (8.33%) VBA
8 8 (6.06%) C
8 8 (6.06%) VB
9 7 (5.30%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.30%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.52%) F#
13 2 (1.52%) Scala
13 2 (1.52%) PHP
14 1 (0.76%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 94 (71.21%) Degree
2 20 (15.15%) PhD
3 3 (2.27%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (6.82%) Oracle
2 7 (5.30%) Sybase
3 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.55%) Tableau
4 5 (3.79%) webMethods
4 5 (3.79%) Google
5 4 (3.03%) StreamBase
5 4 (3.03%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.27%) Maxymiser
7 2 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.76%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.76%) Coremetrics
8 1 (0.76%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.76%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Omniture
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
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Salary: 50,000 - 100,000 + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Shares + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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