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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 260 230 262
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +32
Permanent jobs citing Physics 43 101 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.80% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.72% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 86 66
Average salary £38,750 £65,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.38% +116.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £97,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
4311 5867 5576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.31% 46.76% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3562 4825 4797
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £82,750
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 65 (97.01%) Mathematics
2 51 (76.12%) Computer Science
3 43 (64.18%) Degree
4 33 (49.25%) SQL
5 31 (46.27%) Finance
6 28 (41.79%) Java
7 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (26.87%) C#
9 14 (20.90%) Windows
10 13 (19.40%) PhD
11 12 (17.91%) Analytics
12 11 (16.42%) C++
13 10 (14.93%) Linux
13 10 (14.93%) UNIX
13 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
13 10 (14.93%) Statistics
13 10 (14.93%) Marketing
14 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
14 9 (13.43%) Banking
14 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.94%) .NET
15 8 (11.94%) Python
15 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.94%) MATLAB
15 8 (11.94%) R
16 7 (10.45%) Android
16 7 (10.45%) Derivative
16 7 (10.45%) OO
17 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Office
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Maya
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Loan IQ
1 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) FTP
2 2 (2.99%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) DB2
3 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.99%) MS Access
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Mahout
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) JUnit
2 2 (2.99%) Maven
2 2 (2.99%) Xcode
2 2 (2.99%) Gradle
General
1 31 (46.27%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Marketing
3 9 (13.43%) Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Advertising
5 5 (7.46%) Front Office
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Graduate
3 18 (26.87%) Analyst
3 18 (26.87%) Junior
4 15 (22.39%) Junior Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate Business Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Junior C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Data Scientist
9 3 (4.48%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) RESTful
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) JSON
3 4 (5.97%) Velocity
3 4 (5.97%) jQuery
4 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.48%) D3.js
4 3 (4.48%) CSS3
4 3 (4.48%) HTML5
4 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.48%) Spring
4 3 (4.48%) Ajax
4 3 (4.48%) Web Services
5 2 (2.99%) JMS
5 2 (2.99%) JDBC
5 2 (2.99%) CORBA
5 2 (2.99%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (97.01%) Mathematics
2 51 (76.12%) Computer Science
3 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (14.93%) Statistics
5 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
6 7 (10.45%) Derivative
7 6 (8.96%) Economics
7 6 (8.96%) Chemistry
7 6 (8.96%) User Experience
8 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
8 5 (7.46%) Applied Mathematics
8 5 (7.46%) Equities
9 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.97%) Open Source
9 4 (5.97%) Hedge funds
10 3 (4.48%) Smart Meter
10 3 (4.48%) Biology
10 3 (4.48%) Fixed Income
10 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) UNIX
3 7 (10.45%) Android
4 5 (7.46%) HPUX
5 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Analytics
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.45%) OO
4 6 (8.96%) MVC
4 6 (8.96%) Mobile Development
4 6 (8.96%) Android Development
4 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.46%) Coaching
5 5 (7.46%) Product Management
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Data Management
6 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.97%) MapReduce
6 4 (5.97%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.48%) Machine Learning
7 3 (4.48%) Customer Insight
7 3 (4.48%) Systematic Trading
7 3 (4.48%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 28 (41.79%) Java
3 18 (26.87%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) C++
5 8 (11.94%) Python
5 8 (11.94%) MATLAB
5 8 (11.94%) R
6 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.97%) C
6 4 (5.97%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) VBA
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (64.18%) Degree
2 13 (19.40%) PhD
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) Tableau
3 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.99%) Brady
3 2 (2.99%) Triple Point
3 2 (2.99%) StreamBase
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.49%) Omniture
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Coremetrics
4 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase
4 1 (1.49%) webMethods
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Misys
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 13 days ago