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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 201 223 228
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Physics 46 73 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 1.82% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44 63 71
Median salary £80,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £74,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +6.38%
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
2749 4007 5221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.21% 46.95% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2491 3367 4301
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 71 (91.03%) Mathematics
2 55 (70.51%) Degree
3 42 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 41 (52.56%) Python
5 35 (44.87%) C++
6 29 (37.18%) Finance
7 23 (29.49%) Linux
8 20 (25.64%) Multithreading
9 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
10 18 (23.08%) C#
10 18 (23.08%) Analytics
11 15 (19.23%) Fintech
12 14 (17.95%) Front Office
12 14 (17.95%) C
12 14 (17.95%) .NET
12 14 (17.95%) Unix
13 13 (16.67%) Windows
14 12 (15.38%) STL
14 12 (15.38%) Tableau
15 11 (14.10%) REST
15 11 (14.10%) Data Analytics
15 11 (14.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
16 10 (12.82%) VBA
16 10 (12.82%) Docker
16 10 (12.82%) SDLC
17 9 (11.54%) Java
17 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (11.54%) Banking
18 8 (10.26%) TDD

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 (6.41%) Apache Spark
1 5 (6.41%) JBoss
2 2 (2.56%) IPython
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) Gunicorn
3 1 (1.28%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.28%) nginx
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.28%) Heroku
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) BGP
2 1 (1.28%) Broadband
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.28%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.28%) FTP
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.28%) MPLS
2 1 (1.28%) NX-OS
2 1 (1.28%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.85%) Big Data
5 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.56%) QlikView
7 1 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) Redis
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
1 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.28%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.28%) CMake
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Protractor
3 1 (1.28%) SCons
General
1 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 14 (17.95%) Front Office
3 9 (11.54%) Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Advertising
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.56%) Electronics
6 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.28%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.28%) French Language
7 1 (1.28%) Games
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) Quantitative Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.51%) C++ Developer
5 14 (17.95%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Python Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Lead Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Team Leader
8 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
8 8 (10.26%) .NET Team Leader
8 8 (10.26%) Lead .NET Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
10 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
10 6 (7.69%) Senior Quantitative Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Data Scientist
11 5 (6.41%) Ruby Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Manager
12 4 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
12 4 (5.13%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) STL
3 11 (14.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (14.10%) REST
4 8 (10.26%) JSON
4 8 (10.26%) Task Parallel Library
4 8 (10.26%) WCF
4 8 (10.26%) Web Services
4 8 (10.26%) WPF
5 6 (7.69%) Django
6 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.85%) Flask
7 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.56%) CherryPy
8 2 (2.56%) D3.js
8 2 (2.56%) Node.js
8 2 (2.56%) Pandas
8 2 (2.56%) scikit-learn
9 1 (1.28%) HTML
9 1 (1.28%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 71 (91.03%) Mathematics
2 42 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 15 (19.23%) Fintech
4 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
4 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (8.97%) Statistics
6 5 (6.41%) Credit Risk
7 4 (5.13%) Hedge funds
7 4 (5.13%) Market Risk
8 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.85%) Social Network
8 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.56%) Economics
9 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.56%) Reinsurance
9 2 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Linux
2 14 (17.95%) Unix
3 13 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Multithreading
2 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
3 18 (23.08%) Analytics
4 11 (14.10%) Data Analytics
5 10 (12.82%) SDLC
6 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.26%) Functional Programming
7 8 (10.26%) MVVM
7 8 (10.26%) SOA
7 8 (10.26%) TDD
8 6 (7.69%) OO
8 6 (7.69%) Project Management
9 5 (6.41%) High Availability
9 5 (6.41%) Low Latency
9 5 (6.41%) OOD
10 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.13%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.13%) OOP
10 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) Python
2 35 (44.87%) C++
3 18 (23.08%) C#
4 14 (17.95%) C
5 10 (12.82%) VBA
6 9 (11.54%) Java
7 7 (8.97%) Ruby
8 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.41%) SQL
10 4 (5.13%) Scala
11 3 (3.85%) R
12 2 (2.56%) Erlang
12 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.56%) Perl
13 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.28%) C-shell
13 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (70.51%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (3.85%) EMIR
2 3 (3.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) HDFS
3 1 (1.28%) Firmware
3 1 (1.28%) KVM
3 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (2.56%) Mesos
4 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Tableau
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco
3 1 (1.28%) Teradata
3 1 (1.28%) VMware
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