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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 275 211 246
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +35
Permanent jobs citing Physics 34 108 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 1.02% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 2.18% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 82 71
Average salary £32,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.85% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
4326 4958 4936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.62% 47.03% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3628 4121 4406
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 73 (94.81%) Mathematics
2 65 (84.42%) Computer Science
3 48 (62.34%) Degree
4 43 (55.84%) Finance
5 37 (48.05%) SQL
6 33 (42.86%) Java
7 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (28.57%) C#
9 21 (27.27%) C++
9 21 (27.27%) Windows
10 15 (19.48%) Linux
10 15 (19.48%) Python
11 14 (18.18%) MATLAB
11 14 (18.18%) Algorithms
12 13 (16.88%) .NET
12 13 (16.88%) Analytics
13 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
13 12 (15.58%) OO
14 11 (14.29%) PhD
14 11 (14.29%) Banking
15 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.99%) Chemistry
15 10 (12.99%) R
15 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
16 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
16 9 (11.69%) UNIX
16 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
17 8 (10.39%) MVC
17 8 (10.39%) Hadoop

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (5.19%) SAS
1 4 (5.19%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SPSS
1 4 (5.19%) CPLEX
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) FTP
2 2 (2.60%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
1 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.39%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.79%) Big Data
3 6 (7.79%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.90%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.60%) Mahout
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.19%) Maven
2 2 (2.60%) JUnit
2 2 (2.60%) Gradle
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.30%) GCC
3 1 (1.30%) GDB
General
1 43 (55.84%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Marketing
4 5 (6.49%) Front Office
5 4 (5.19%) Retail
6 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.90%) Advertising
7 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) Graduate
3 22 (28.57%) Analyst
4 15 (19.48%) Junior
5 13 (16.88%) Business Analyst
5 13 (16.88%) Junior Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Technical Business Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Data Scientist
8 7 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
11 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Junior C# Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Junior Software Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) .NET
2 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.09%) HTML
4 6 (7.79%) Spring
5 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.19%) JSON
6 4 (5.19%) Web Services
7 3 (3.90%) J2SE
7 3 (3.90%) CSS
7 3 (3.90%) JDBC
7 3 (3.90%) Ajax
7 3 (3.90%) jQuery
7 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.90%) HTML5
7 3 (3.90%) CSS3
7 3 (3.90%) WinForms
8 2 (2.60%) Esper
8 2 (2.60%) Cascading
8 2 (2.60%) D3.js
8 2 (2.60%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 73 (94.81%) Mathematics
2 65 (84.42%) Computer Science
3 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 10 (12.99%) Chemistry
6 8 (10.39%) Statistics
7 6 (7.79%) Applied Mathematics
7 6 (7.79%) Economics
7 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
8 5 (6.49%) Open Source
8 5 (6.49%) Data Structures
8 5 (6.49%) Equities
8 5 (6.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (5.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (5.19%) Neural Network
9 4 (5.19%) Derivative
9 4 (5.19%) Informatics
9 4 (5.19%) Digital Media
9 4 (5.19%) Psychology
10 3 (3.90%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 15 (19.48%) Linux
3 9 (11.69%) UNIX
4 5 (6.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) Analytics
2 12 (15.58%) OO
2 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.39%) MVC
5 7 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 6 (7.79%) Monte Carlo Method
6 6 (7.79%) Machine Learning
7 5 (6.49%) MapReduce
7 5 (6.49%) Data Analytics
7 5 (6.49%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.19%) Logistic Regression
8 4 (5.19%) Cluster Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Biostatistics
8 4 (5.19%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (5.19%) Structural Equation Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) SQL
2 33 (42.86%) Java
3 22 (28.57%) C#
4 21 (27.27%) C++
5 15 (19.48%) Python
6 14 (18.18%) MATLAB
7 10 (12.99%) R
8 5 (6.49%) Ruby
8 5 (6.49%) C
8 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.19%) Clojure
10 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.60%) Scala
10 2 (2.60%) Perl
10 2 (2.60%) PHP
10 2 (2.60%) VBA
10 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.30%) F#
11 1 (1.30%) Fortran
11 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (62.34%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) PhD
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.90%) VCP4
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Misys
3 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.60%) VMware
3 2 (2.60%) Brady
3 2 (2.60%) Triple Point
3 2 (2.60%) Tableau
3 2 (2.60%) StreamBase
4 1 (1.30%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.30%) webMethods
4 1 (1.30%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix
4 1 (1.30%) NetApp
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.30%) Sybase
4 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.30%) Cognos
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TRG
Salary: £22000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £65,000 to £120,000 per annum Equity and Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Training & 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago