The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 193 168 186
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing Physics 77 113 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 1.35% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 3.54% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 60 96 83
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Physics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2985 3190 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.24% 38.05% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2345 2472 2577
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Physics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Physics Salary Trend in the East of England

Physics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in the East of England

Physics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 55 £36,500 +4.28% 15
Essex +21 9 £45,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -20 7 £28,500 -40.00% 6
Bedfordshire +15 6 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 100 (75.76%) Degree
2 85 (64.39%) Mathematics
3 67 (50.76%) Computer Science
4 58 (43.94%) Software Engineering
5 53 (40.15%) C++
6 49 (37.12%) C
7 39 (29.55%) C#
8 38 (28.79%) PhD
9 36 (27.27%) Java
10 30 (22.73%) Algorithms
11 26 (19.70%) Electronics
12 23 (17.42%) HTML
13 21 (15.91%) Linux
14 20 (15.15%) Python
15 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (13.64%) Finance
17 16 (12.12%) .NET
17 16 (12.12%) Games
17 16 (12.12%) WPF
18 15 (11.36%) Windows
19 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (9.85%) Statistics
20 12 (9.09%) HTML5
21 11 (8.33%) SQL
22 10 (7.58%) Perl
22 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
22 10 (7.58%) Project Management
22 10 (7.58%) XAML
22 10 (7.58%) R
22 10 (7.58%) Machine Learning

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (3.79%) OpenStack
1 5 (3.79%) SAS
2 3 (2.27%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (3.79%) SPSS
3 4 (3.03%) AutoCAD
3 4 (3.03%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (3.03%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (3.03%) Revit
3 4 (3.03%) MicroStation
3 4 (3.03%) Solid Edge
3 4 (3.03%) Siemens NX
3 4 (3.03%) PTC Creo
4 3 (2.27%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Network Security
1 1 (0.76%) LTE
1 1 (0.76%) Firewall
1 1 (0.76%) Wireless
1 1 (0.76%) LAN
1 1 (0.76%) DMZ
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
1 1 (0.76%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.82%) MySQL
3 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.79%) CouchDB
4 5 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.79%) Neo4j
4 5 (3.79%) MariaDB
4 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.79%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.03%) Big Data
5 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) LabVIEW
1 2 (1.52%) Bugzilla
1 2 (1.52%) Selenium
1 2 (1.52%) TestLink
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 26 (19.70%) Electronics
2 18 (13.64%) Finance
3 16 (12.12%) Games
4 9 (6.82%) Aerospace
4 9 (6.82%) Automotive
5 7 (5.30%) Marketing
5 7 (5.30%) Retail
6 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (28.79%) Software Engineer
2 27 (20.45%) Developer
3 17 (12.88%) Software Developer
4 14 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.09%) Graduate
6 10 (7.58%) Software Support Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Author
7 9 (6.82%) Technical Author
8 8 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.06%) Consultant
9 7 (5.30%) Data Scientist
9 7 (5.30%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.79%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Analyst
12 4 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.42%) HTML
2 16 (12.12%) .NET
2 16 (12.12%) WPF
3 12 (9.09%) HTML5
4 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.30%) jQuery
6 6 (4.55%) XML
7 5 (3.79%) WCF
7 5 (3.79%) REST
7 5 (3.79%) Silverlight
7 5 (3.79%) POSIX
8 4 (3.03%) CSS
9 2 (1.52%) WF
10 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.76%) Qt
10 1 (0.76%) RESTful
10 1 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.76%) WebGL
10 1 (0.76%) CSS3
10 1 (0.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 85 (64.39%) Mathematics
2 67 (50.76%) Computer Science
3 30 (22.73%) Algorithms
4 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (9.85%) Statistics
6 8 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (6.06%) Informatics
7 7 (5.30%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.79%) Visualisation
9 4 (3.03%) Device Driver
9 4 (3.03%) Economics
10 3 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.27%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (2.27%) Chemistry
10 3 (2.27%) Psychology
10 3 (2.27%) Neural Network
10 3 (2.27%) Mechatronics
11 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.91%) Linux
2 15 (11.36%) Windows
3 5 (3.79%) UNIX
4 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.94%) Software Engineering
2 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (7.58%) Project Management
3 10 (7.58%) Machine Learning
4 9 (6.82%) Bioinformatics
4 9 (6.82%) Data Analysis
4 9 (6.82%) OO
4 9 (6.82%) SDLC
5 8 (6.06%) Gibbs Sampling
5 8 (6.06%) Analytics
5 8 (6.06%) Signal Processing
6 7 (5.30%) Web Development
7 6 (4.55%) OOP
7 6 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (4.55%) Validation
7 6 (4.55%) Open Source
7 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.55%) Bayesian Methods
8 5 (3.79%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (3.79%) Game Theory
Programming Languages
1 53 (40.15%) C++
2 49 (37.12%) C
3 39 (29.55%) C#
4 36 (27.27%) Java
5 20 (15.15%) Python
6 11 (8.33%) SQL
7 10 (7.58%) Perl
7 10 (7.58%) XAML
7 10 (7.58%) R
7 10 (7.58%) Ruby
8 7 (5.30%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.79%) Go
9 5 (3.79%) Haskell
10 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.27%) Clojure
11 3 (2.27%) VBA
11 3 (2.27%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.27%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.52%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.76%) Lua
Qualifications
1 100 (75.76%) Degree
2 38 (28.79%) PhD
3 10 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.52%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Firmware
2 5 (3.79%) LXC
2 5 (3.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (3.79%) KVM
2 5 (3.79%) Docker
2 5 (3.79%) Xen
3 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Mesos
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.79%) Pegasus
3 4 (3.03%) Autodesk
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle
5 2 (1.52%) QNX
6 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) SunGard
6 1 (0.76%) Progress
6 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
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