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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 229 228 238
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Physics 78 117 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.95% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 2.10% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 69 91 95
Average salary £52,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
4580 5581 5914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.26% 45.41% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 4557 5163
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,900 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 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 4 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.

1 116 (95.87%) Mathematics
2 85 (70.25%) Degree
3 84 (69.42%) Computer Science
4 55 (45.45%) Finance
5 54 (44.63%) Java
6 47 (38.84%) SQL
7 32 (26.45%) C#
7 32 (26.45%) Statistics
8 29 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (19.01%) Linux
10 22 (18.18%) UNIX
10 22 (18.18%) Python
10 22 (18.18%) Analytics
11 20 (16.53%) PhD
11 20 (16.53%) C++
12 18 (14.88%) Banking
13 16 (13.22%) Front Office
14 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
14 15 (12.40%) .NET
15 14 (11.57%) OO
15 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (10.74%) Economics
16 13 (10.74%) Derivative
16 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
16 13 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (10.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 13 (10.74%) Hedge funds
17 12 (9.92%) R
17 12 (9.92%) Marketing
18 11 (9.09%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 5 (4.13%) SAS
2 4 (3.31%) JBoss
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) Maya
3 4 (3.31%) MS Office
4 3 (2.48%) SPSS
4 3 (2.48%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.83%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.83%) Heroku
1 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Broadband
2 4 (3.31%) VoIP
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.13%) DB2
5 4 (3.31%) Big Data
6 3 (2.48%) OLAP
7 2 (1.65%) MS Access
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.65%) Mahout
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Maven
2 4 (3.31%) JUnit
2 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.31%) Gradle
3 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.65%) Xcode
5 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.83%) GCC
5 1 (0.83%) GDB
5 1 (0.83%) Ant
General
1 55 (45.45%) Finance
2 18 (14.88%) Banking
3 16 (13.22%) Front Office
4 12 (9.92%) Marketing
5 8 (6.61%) Retail
6 5 (4.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.48%) Advertising
8 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.83%) French Language
9 1 (0.83%) German Language
9 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (47.93%) Developer
2 40 (33.06%) Analyst
3 28 (23.14%) Graduate
4 15 (12.40%) Junior
5 12 (9.92%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Data Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Data Scientist
8 9 (7.44%) Junior Developer
9 8 (6.61%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Android Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Programmer
11 6 (4.96%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Developer Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Trainee
12 5 (4.13%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.13%) VB Developer
12 5 (4.13%) Software Analyst
13 4 (3.31%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) .NET
2 10 (8.26%) Spring
3 9 (7.44%) HTML
3 9 (7.44%) RESTful
4 7 (5.79%) Velocity
4 7 (5.79%) CSS
5 5 (4.13%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.13%) WPF
5 5 (4.13%) NHibernate
6 4 (3.31%) JSON
6 4 (3.31%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (3.31%) jQuery
6 4 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.31%) D3.js
6 4 (3.31%) Kafka
6 4 (3.31%) Esper
6 4 (3.31%) JDBC
6 4 (3.31%) CORBA
6 4 (3.31%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 116 (95.87%) Mathematics
2 84 (69.42%) Computer Science
3 32 (26.45%) Statistics
4 29 (23.97%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.74%) Hedge funds
5 13 (10.74%) Economics
5 13 (10.74%) Derivative
5 13 (10.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (8.26%) Algorithms
7 9 (7.44%) User Experience
8 6 (4.96%) Applied Mathematics
8 6 (4.96%) Equities
8 6 (4.96%) Visualisation
9 5 (4.13%) Animation
10 3 (2.48%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (2.48%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.65%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Linux
2 22 (18.18%) UNIX
3 11 (9.09%) Windows
4 10 (8.26%) Android
5 4 (3.31%) HPUX
6 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.18%) Analytics
2 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
3 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.57%) OO
4 13 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.26%) Data Analysis
7 9 (7.44%) Android Development
7 9 (7.44%) Mobile Development
8 8 (6.61%) Product Management
9 7 (5.79%) Multithreading
10 6 (4.96%) Algorithmic Trading
10 6 (4.96%) MapReduce
10 6 (4.96%) Machine Learning
10 6 (4.96%) TDD
10 6 (4.96%) SDLC
11 5 (4.13%) Office Automation
11 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.13%) Coaching
11 5 (4.13%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 54 (44.63%) Java
2 47 (38.84%) SQL
3 32 (26.45%) C#
4 22 (18.18%) Python
5 20 (16.53%) C++
6 12 (9.92%) R
7 11 (9.09%) Ruby
8 9 (7.44%) VBA
9 8 (6.61%) C
9 8 (6.61%) VB
9 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
10 6 (4.96%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.13%) MATLAB
11 5 (4.13%) VB.NET
12 4 (3.31%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.48%) PHP
14 2 (1.65%) F#
14 2 (1.65%) Scala
15 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 85 (70.25%) Degree
2 20 (16.53%) PhD
3 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (9.09%) Oracle
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) Sybase
3 7 (5.79%) Tableau
4 5 (4.13%) webMethods
5 4 (3.31%) StreamBase
5 4 (3.31%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.83%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Omniture
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) Misys
7 1 (0.83%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.83%) NetApp
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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