The table below looks at the statistics for Physics skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
London / City of London
Rank 177 197 286
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +89
Permanent jobs citing Physics 48 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.96% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.07% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 26
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +92.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4426 6160 9051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.76% 89.56% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4023 5458 7674
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 1 March 2017.

Physics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Physics.

1 102 (92.73%) Mathematics
2 69 (62.73%) Finance
3 66 (60.00%) C++
4 62 (56.36%) Degree
5 54 (49.09%) Computer Science
6 36 (32.73%) Python
7 34 (30.91%) Fintech
8 32 (29.09%) Java
9 31 (28.18%) Linux
10 30 (27.27%) Front Office
11 27 (24.55%) C#
12 26 (23.64%) Windows
13 24 (21.82%) Banking
14 23 (20.91%) Analytics
15 21 (19.09%) Risk Management
16 20 (18.18%) SQL
17 19 (17.27%) PhD
17 19 (17.27%) OO
17 19 (17.27%) Market Risk
18 18 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 17 (15.45%) SDLC
20 16 (14.55%) R
20 16 (14.55%) .NET
21 15 (13.64%) Statistics
21 15 (13.64%) Multithreading
22 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
23 13 (11.82%) Financial Modelling
24 12 (10.91%) Functional Programming
24 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
24 12 (10.91%) Validation

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.55%) JBoss
2 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.64%) SAS
3 3 (2.73%) Apache
4 2 (1.82%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.91%) DataSynapse
5 1 (0.91%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) SPSS
2 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
3 2 (1.82%) Slack
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.00%) Big Data
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.45%) KDB
5 5 (4.55%) Tick Data
6 4 (3.64%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.91%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Subversion
2 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) JIRA
5 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 69 (62.73%) Finance
2 30 (27.27%) Front Office
3 24 (21.82%) Banking
4 8 (7.27%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Games
6 3 (2.73%) Electronics
6 3 (2.73%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.91%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (59.09%) Developer
2 29 (26.36%) C++ Developer
3 25 (22.73%) Quantitative Developer
4 19 (17.27%) C++ Quantitative Developer
5 16 (14.55%) Java Developer
6 15 (13.64%) Analyst
7 14 (12.73%) C# Developer
8 12 (10.91%) C# Quant Developer
8 12 (10.91%) C++/C# Developer
8 12 (10.91%) C++/Java Developer
8 12 (10.91%) Data Scientist
8 12 (10.91%) Java Quantitative Developer
9 11 (10.00%) Market Risk C++ Developer
9 11 (10.00%) Market Risk Developer
9 11 (10.00%) Market Risk Java Developer
10 10 (9.09%) .NET Developer
11 9 (8.18%) Python Developer
12 8 (7.27%) Qualitative Analyst
12 8 (7.27%) Quantitative Analyst
12 8 (7.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.55%) .NET
2 10 (9.09%) WPF
3 8 (7.27%) JSON
3 8 (7.27%) REST
3 8 (7.27%) Task Parallel Library
3 8 (7.27%) WCF
3 8 (7.27%) Web Services
4 7 (6.36%) STL
5 5 (4.55%) Pandas
5 5 (4.55%) scikit-learn
5 5 (4.55%) XML
6 3 (2.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (2.73%) D3.js
7 2 (1.82%) Bokeh
7 2 (1.82%) HTML
7 2 (1.82%) Matplotlib
7 2 (1.82%) Node.js
7 2 (1.82%) NumPy
7 2 (1.82%) PyMC3
8 1 (0.91%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 54 (49.09%) Computer Science
2 34 (30.91%) Fintech
3 19 (17.27%) Market Risk
4 18 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (10.91%) Derivative
6 9 (8.18%) Credit Risk
7 6 (5.45%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.73%) Equities
9 2 (1.82%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.82%) User Experience
10 1 (0.91%) Animation
10 1 (0.91%) Arduino
10 1 (0.91%) BBC
10 1 (0.91%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (0.91%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.18%) Linux
2 26 (23.64%) Windows
3 11 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (92.73%) Mathematics
2 23 (20.91%) Analytics
3 21 (19.09%) Risk Management
4 19 (17.27%) OO
5 17 (15.45%) SDLC
6 15 (13.64%) Multithreading
6 15 (13.64%) Statistics
7 13 (11.82%) Financial Modelling
8 12 (10.91%) Functional Programming
8 12 (10.91%) Validation
9 11 (10.00%) OOP
9 11 (10.00%) Quantitative Finance
9 11 (10.00%) Stochastic Modelling
10 10 (9.09%) SOA
11 9 (8.18%) Data Analytics
11 9 (8.18%) Machine Learning
11 9 (8.18%) Statistical Analysis
11 9 (8.18%) TDD
12 8 (7.27%) Credit Risk Management
12 8 (7.27%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 66 (60.00%) C++
2 36 (32.73%) Python
3 32 (29.09%) Java
4 27 (24.55%) C#
5 20 (18.18%) SQL
6 16 (14.55%) R
7 12 (10.91%) C
7 12 (10.91%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.27%) VBA
9 7 (6.36%) MATLAB
9 7 (6.36%) Ruby
10 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.64%) Scala
12 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (56.36%) Degree
2 19 (17.27%) PhD
3 1 (0.91%) CISM
3 1 (0.91%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) Dodd-Frank
1 8 (7.27%) EMIR
1 8 (7.27%) MiFID
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Ansible
1 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) Tableau
2 2 (1.82%) Google
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.91%) Adobe
3 1 (0.91%) Coremetrics
3 1 (0.91%) Maxymiser
3 1 (0.91%) Optimizely
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle
3 1 (0.91%) Solace
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