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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 214 240 229
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 40 82 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.83% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.79% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 70 90
Median salary £80,000 £50,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,400 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +6.85%
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
2887 4593 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.78% 46.47% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 3786 4569
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +3.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 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 25 August 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 75 (92.59%) Mathematics
2 62 (76.54%) Degree
3 50 (61.73%) Computer Science
4 49 (60.49%) Python
5 39 (48.15%) C++
6 36 (44.44%) Finance
7 30 (37.04%) Linux
8 23 (28.40%) Software Engineering
9 19 (23.46%) Multithreading
10 17 (20.99%) Front Office
10 17 (20.99%) Unix
11 16 (19.75%) C
11 16 (19.75%) C#
12 14 (17.28%) STL
12 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
13 13 (16.05%) SQL
13 13 (16.05%) Windows
13 13 (16.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 13 (16.05%) Analytics
14 12 (14.81%) Algorithms
15 11 (13.58%) SDLC
15 11 (13.58%) Tableau
15 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
15 11 (13.58%) .NET
16 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (12.35%) Banking
17 9 (11.11%) Java
17 9 (11.11%) OO
17 9 (11.11%) Functional Programming

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 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.70%) IPython
3 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) Gunicorn
4 1 (1.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.23%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.23%) BGP
4 1 (1.23%) Broadband
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.23%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.23%) FTP
4 1 (1.23%) MPLS
4 1 (1.23%) NX-OS
4 1 (1.23%) PBX
4 1 (1.23%) VoIP
4 1 (1.23%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.17%) QlikView
4 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) Big Data
6 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.23%) Power BI
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) GDB
2 4 (4.94%) Valgrind
3 3 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.23%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.23%) CMake
5 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.23%) Protractor
5 1 (1.23%) SCons
General
1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Front Office
3 10 (12.35%) Banking
4 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) Advertising
6 2 (2.47%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.23%) Automotive
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Electronics
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) French Language
7 1 (1.23%) Games
7 1 (1.23%) Law
7 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (60.49%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) Quantitative Developer
3 19 (23.46%) C++ Developer
4 17 (20.99%) C++ Quantitative Developer
5 14 (17.28%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.58%) Python Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Consultant
9 6 (7.41%) Lead Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Team Leader
10 5 (6.17%) Analytics Consultant
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Quantitative Developer
11 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.94%) Python Software Engineer
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) STL
2 13 (16.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (13.58%) .NET
4 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.64%) REST
5 6 (7.41%) Django
5 6 (7.41%) Matplotlib
5 6 (7.41%) Pandas
6 4 (4.94%) Flask
6 4 (4.94%) NumPy
6 4 (4.94%) SciPy
7 3 (3.70%) JSON
7 3 (3.70%) Node.js
7 3 (3.70%) Task Parallel Library
7 3 (3.70%) WCF
7 3 (3.70%) Web Services
7 3 (3.70%) WPF
8 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.47%) CSS
8 2 (2.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (92.59%) Mathematics
2 50 (61.73%) Computer Science
3 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (14.81%) Algorithms
5 7 (8.64%) Statistics
6 5 (6.17%) Fintech
7 4 (4.94%) Hedge funds
7 4 (4.94%) Social Network
8 3 (3.70%) Credit Risk
8 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.70%) Market Risk
8 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.47%) Economics
9 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.47%) Reinsurance
9 2 (2.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Linux
2 17 (20.99%) Unix
3 13 (16.05%) Windows
4 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Software Engineering
2 19 (23.46%) Multithreading
3 13 (16.05%) Analytics
4 11 (13.58%) SDLC
5 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 9 (11.11%) OO
7 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.88%) Data Analytics
7 8 (9.88%) High Availability
8 6 (7.41%) Low Latency
8 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning
8 6 (7.41%) Project Management
9 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.17%) Deep Learning
9 5 (6.17%) OOD
9 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.17%) TDD
10 4 (4.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (60.49%) Python
2 39 (48.15%) C++
3 16 (19.75%) C
3 16 (19.75%) C#
4 13 (16.05%) SQL
5 9 (11.11%) Java
6 8 (9.88%) VBA
7 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.70%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) Erlang
9 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) Scala
10 1 (1.23%) C-shell
10 1 (1.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (76.54%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.47%) EMIR
2 2 (2.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) HDFS
3 1 (1.23%) KVM
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.94%) Ansible
3 2 (2.47%) Mesos
4 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Tableau
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 1 (1.23%) Avaya
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Teradata
4 1 (1.23%) VMware
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £120000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago