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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 217 198 221
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Physics 116 125 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.96% 1.05% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 2.51% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 90 125 104
Average salary £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
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
4447 4972 5269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.86% 41.58% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3695 4357 4824
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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.

1 188 (91.26%) Mathematics
2 151 (73.30%) Computer Science
3 112 (54.37%) Degree
4 110 (53.40%) Java
5 80 (38.83%) Finance
6 63 (30.58%) SQL
7 57 (27.67%) PhD
8 55 (26.70%) Analytics
9 53 (25.73%) R
10 49 (23.79%) MATLAB
11 46 (22.33%) Hadoop
12 39 (18.93%) Python
12 39 (18.93%) Front Office
13 38 (18.45%) Scala
14 37 (17.96%) MapReduce
14 37 (17.96%) Mahout
14 37 (17.96%) Information Retrieval
14 37 (17.96%) Cascading
15 33 (16.02%) C++
15 33 (16.02%) Marketing
16 31 (15.05%) Business Analysis
17 30 (14.56%) Statistics
17 30 (14.56%) Big Data
18 29 (14.08%) Software Engineering
19 28 (13.59%) C#
19 28 (13.59%) OO
20 26 (12.62%) Hedge funds
21 25 (12.14%) Banking
22 21 (10.19%) Linux
22 21 (10.19%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (4.37%) SAS
2 7 (3.40%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.88%) SPSS
2 7 (3.40%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.49%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.88%) SaaS
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.43%) Internet
2 3 (1.46%) Intranet
3 2 (0.97%) SAN
3 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.97%) Multicast
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) IPv6
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
4 1 (0.49%) PBX
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) DVB
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.33%) Hadoop
2 37 (17.96%) Mahout
3 30 (14.56%) Big Data
4 13 (6.31%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.37%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) KDB
8 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.49%) RapidMiner
Development Applications
1 14 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.85%) JIRA
3 7 (3.40%) Maven
4 6 (2.91%) Selenium
5 5 (2.43%) GCC
5 5 (2.43%) GDB
6 4 (1.94%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.94%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (1.46%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.46%) Subversion
7 3 (1.46%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.97%) JUnit
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.97%) Hudson
9 1 (0.49%) Grunt
9 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
General
1 80 (38.83%) Finance
2 39 (18.93%) Front Office
3 33 (16.02%) Marketing
4 25 (12.14%) Banking
5 9 (4.37%) Advertising
6 8 (3.88%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.40%) Retail
8 4 (1.94%) International Banking
9 3 (1.46%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (33.01%) Developer
2 64 (31.07%) Analyst
3 49 (23.79%) Data Scientist
4 47 (22.82%) Business Analyst
5 37 (17.96%) Statistician
5 37 (17.96%) Research Engineer
6 28 (13.59%) Java Developer
7 24 (11.65%) Graduate
8 13 (6.31%) Technical Business Analyst
9 12 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
10 11 (5.34%) Junior
11 10 (4.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 10 (4.85%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Quantitative Developer
11 10 (4.85%) Research Scientist
12 9 (4.37%) Graduate Business Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.88%) C# Developer
14 7 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.96%) Cascading
2 16 (7.77%) .NET
3 14 (6.80%) J2EE
4 9 (4.37%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.88%) HTML
5 8 (3.88%) Hibernate
5 8 (3.88%) Spring
6 7 (3.40%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.40%) Flash
7 5 (2.43%) XML
7 5 (2.43%) Swing
7 5 (2.43%) CSS
8 4 (1.94%) SOAP
8 4 (1.94%) Web Services
8 4 (1.94%) JMS
8 4 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.94%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (1.94%) NHibernate
8 4 (1.94%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.46%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 188 (91.26%) Mathematics
2 151 (73.30%) Computer Science
3 30 (14.56%) Statistics
4 26 (12.62%) Hedge funds
5 17 (8.25%) Digital Media
5 17 (8.25%) Derivative
5 17 (8.25%) Fixed Income
5 17 (8.25%) Economics
6 13 (6.31%) Equities
7 12 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (5.34%) Chemistry
9 10 (4.85%) Open Source
10 7 (3.40%) Psychology
10 7 (3.40%) Visualisation
10 7 (3.40%) Applied Mathematics
10 7 (3.40%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (3.40%) Neural Network
10 7 (3.40%) Informatics
11 5 (2.43%) Spread Betting
12 4 (1.94%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.19%) Linux
2 16 (7.77%) UNIX
3 11 (5.34%) Windows
4 4 (1.94%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.97%) CentOS
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.97%) Debian
6 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.70%) Analytics
2 37 (17.96%) MapReduce
2 37 (17.96%) Information Retrieval
3 31 (15.05%) Business Analysis
4 29 (14.08%) Software Engineering
5 28 (13.59%) OO
6 21 (10.19%) Project Management
7 19 (9.22%) Data Analytics
7 19 (9.22%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (8.74%) Big Data Analytics
9 17 (8.25%) Algorithmic Trading
10 16 (7.77%) Multithreading
11 14 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (6.31%) Asset Management
12 13 (6.31%) Data Analysis
12 13 (6.31%) Workflow
13 12 (5.83%) TDD
14 11 (5.34%) Test Scripting
15 10 (4.85%) BPMN
15 10 (4.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 110 (53.40%) Java
2 63 (30.58%) SQL
3 53 (25.73%) R
4 49 (23.79%) MATLAB
5 39 (18.93%) Python
6 38 (18.45%) Scala
7 33 (16.02%) C++
8 28 (13.59%) C#
9 13 (6.31%) JavaScript
10 9 (4.37%) Ruby
11 8 (3.88%) C
12 7 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.40%) Clojure
13 5 (2.43%) VBA
14 4 (1.94%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.46%) VB
15 3 (1.46%) Perl
16 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 112 (54.37%) Degree
2 57 (27.67%) PhD
3 3 (1.46%) ISEB
3 3 (1.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle
3 3 (1.46%) SunGard
4 2 (0.97%) Cisco
4 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.49%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.49%) 29West
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe
5 1 (0.49%) Misys
5 1 (0.49%) Informatica
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