The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 228 251 232
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Physics 101 63 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.54% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 1.33% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 83 63 89
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £78,000 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4876 4731 5373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.17% 40.20% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4049 4080 4898
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Physics
London

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 24 April 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 199 (92.13%) Mathematics
2 147 (68.06%) Computer Science
3 143 (66.20%) Degree
4 123 (56.94%) Java
5 107 (49.54%) Finance
6 72 (33.33%) SQL
7 65 (30.09%) Python
8 53 (24.54%) Front Office
9 46 (21.30%) Software Engineering
10 42 (19.44%) OO
11 41 (18.98%) Project Management
11 41 (18.98%) Algorithmic Trading
12 38 (17.59%) Risk Management
13 37 (17.13%) Hedge funds
14 33 (15.28%) C++
15 32 (14.81%) Asset Management
16 31 (14.35%) C#
17 30 (13.89%) PhD
17 30 (13.89%) Workflow
18 26 (12.04%) Fixed Income
18 26 (12.04%) Analytics
19 25 (11.57%) UNIX
19 25 (11.57%) Business Analysis
19 25 (11.57%) Multithreading
20 24 (11.11%) Front Arena
20 24 (11.11%) Linux
21 23 (10.65%) SunGard
21 23 (10.65%) Portfolio Management
22 22 (10.19%) Banking
22 22 (10.19%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (2.78%) SAS
2 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.46%) CMS
3 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (3.70%) MS Office
2 7 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (11.11%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.39%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) SAN
3 1 (0.46%) Network Security
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.94%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.56%) Big Data
4 10 (4.63%) Mahout
5 7 (3.24%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.46%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.46%) MySQL
8 1 (0.46%) OLAP
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.46%) HBase
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.78%) GCC
1 6 (2.78%) GDB
2 5 (2.31%) JIRA
2 5 (2.31%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (2.31%) Artifactory
3 4 (1.85%) Selenium
4 3 (1.39%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.93%) Hudson
5 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.93%) JUnit
5 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.46%) Maven
6 1 (0.46%) Ant
6 1 (0.46%) Gradle
6 1 (0.46%) eggPlant
General
1 107 (49.54%) Finance
2 53 (24.54%) Front Office
3 22 (10.19%) Banking
4 17 (7.87%) Marketing
5 10 (4.63%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.17%) Games
7 7 (3.24%) International Banking
8 5 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.31%) Legal
9 4 (1.85%) Advertising
10 2 (0.93%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (44.91%) Developer
2 53 (24.54%) Java Developer
3 43 (19.91%) Analyst
4 29 (13.43%) Graduate
5 24 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 23 (10.65%) Product Specialist
7 17 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 16 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.94%) Data Scientist
10 14 (6.48%) Python Developer
10 14 (6.48%) Technical Specialist
11 12 (5.56%) Junior
11 12 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Consultant
13 9 (4.17%) Quantitative Developer
13 9 (4.17%) Research Engineer
13 9 (4.17%) Statistician
14 7 (3.24%) Junior Developer
14 7 (3.24%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.19%) .NET
2 11 (5.09%) MapReduce
3 10 (4.63%) .NET Framework
4 8 (3.70%) XML
5 7 (3.24%) CSS
5 7 (3.24%) HTML
6 6 (2.78%) JMS
6 6 (2.78%) J2EE
7 5 (2.31%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.85%) SOAP
8 4 (1.85%) NHibernate
8 4 (1.85%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.39%) jQuery
9 3 (1.39%) STL
9 3 (1.39%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.39%) CSS3
9 3 (1.39%) HTML5
10 2 (0.93%) OpenGL
10 2 (0.93%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 199 (92.13%) Mathematics
2 147 (68.06%) Computer Science
3 37 (17.13%) Hedge funds
4 26 (12.04%) Fixed Income
5 22 (10.19%) Statistics
6 20 (9.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (8.33%) Equities
8 11 (5.09%) Derivative
9 9 (4.17%) Spread Betting
10 7 (3.24%) Open Source
11 5 (2.31%) Social Gaming
11 5 (2.31%) Market Risk
11 5 (2.31%) Grid Computing
11 5 (2.31%) Machine Learning
12 4 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (1.85%) Social Media
13 2 (0.93%) Contract for Difference
13 2 (0.93%) iPhone
13 2 (0.93%) iPad
14 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.57%) UNIX
2 24 (11.11%) Linux
3 10 (4.63%) Windows
4 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.30%) Software Engineering
2 42 (19.44%) OO
3 41 (18.98%) Project Management
3 41 (18.98%) Algorithmic Trading
4 38 (17.59%) Risk Management
5 32 (14.81%) Asset Management
6 30 (13.89%) Workflow
7 26 (12.04%) Analytics
8 25 (11.57%) Business Analysis
8 25 (11.57%) Multithreading
9 23 (10.65%) Portfolio Management
10 14 (6.48%) Low Latency
11 13 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (3.70%) Scrum
13 8 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (3.70%) Investment Management
13 8 (3.70%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.24%) Test Scripting
14 7 (3.24%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 123 (56.94%) Java
2 72 (33.33%) SQL
3 65 (30.09%) Python
4 33 (15.28%) C++
5 31 (14.35%) C#
6 17 (7.87%) R
7 11 (5.09%) Bash Shell
7 11 (5.09%) MATLAB
7 11 (5.09%) C
8 10 (4.63%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.17%) Scala
10 8 (3.70%) VBA
11 6 (2.78%) Perl
12 4 (1.85%) VBScript
12 4 (1.85%) VB
12 4 (1.85%) PHP
12 4 (1.85%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.93%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 143 (66.20%) Degree
2 30 (13.89%) PhD
3 2 (0.93%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.85%) COREP
1 4 (1.85%) FINREP
1 4 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (10.65%) SunGard
2 16 (7.41%) Oracle
3 15 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.31%) SAP
4 5 (2.31%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.85%) Reuters
5 4 (1.85%) Bloomberg
5 4 (1.85%) Google
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco
6 2 (0.93%) Adobe
6 2 (0.93%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.46%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.46%) EMC
7 1 (0.46%) IBM
7 1 (0.46%) VMware
7 1 (0.46%) Perforce
7 1 (0.46%) Symantec
7 1 (0.46%) Informatica
7 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago