The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 60 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.00% 0.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.41% 2.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Physics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 140 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.74% 28.06% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 188
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -14.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,800 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Physics
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Coventry region.

Physics Salary Trend in Coventry

Physics
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (90.91%) Automotive
3 7 (63.64%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) UML
4 6 (54.55%) PhD
4 6 (54.55%) OOD
4 6 (54.55%) Games
4 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) TargetLink
6 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
6 4 (36.36%) C
6 4 (36.36%) Electronics
7 1 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
7 1 (9.09%) DirectX
7 1 (9.09%) CAD
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) Multithreading

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) TargetLink
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (90.91%) Automotive
2 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
2 6 (54.55%) Games
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
1 6 (54.55%) C# Software Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Agile C# Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Research Scientist
2 4 (36.36%) Principal Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) CAD
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) PhD
2 5 (45.45%) Degree