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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 191 218 194
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Physics 74 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 0.61% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 1.54% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 55
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
3012 2930 2735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.88% 39.99% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2266 2172
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +38 55 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Hertfordshire +12 17 £32,000 -37.56% 4
Essex -11 2 - - 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (78.40%) Mathematics
2 117 (72.22%) Degree
3 111 (68.52%) Computer Science
4 62 (38.27%) Software Engineering
5 60 (37.04%) C++
6 52 (32.10%) Java
7 50 (30.86%) C#
8 42 (25.93%) HTML
9 37 (22.84%) C
10 36 (22.22%) Python
11 34 (20.99%) PhD
11 34 (20.99%) Algorithms
12 29 (17.90%) Linux
13 28 (17.28%) Electronics
14 27 (16.67%) SQL
14 27 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
16 24 (14.81%) jQuery
17 22 (13.58%) .NET
17 22 (13.58%) Unix
17 22 (13.58%) CSS
18 20 (12.35%) Perl
19 19 (11.73%) ASP.NET
19 19 (11.73%) Open Source
19 19 (11.73%) SDLC
20 18 (11.11%) HTML5
21 17 (10.49%) Visual Studio
21 17 (10.49%) MVC
22 16 (9.88%) CSS3
23 14 (8.64%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.09%) IIS
3 3 (1.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.62%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.79%) Firewall
2 7 (4.32%) Network Security
2 7 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.47%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (2.47%) BGP
4 4 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (2.47%) Internet
4 4 (2.47%) Junos
4 4 (2.47%) MPLS
4 4 (2.47%) OSPF
4 4 (2.47%) PBX
5 1 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.32%) Hadoop
2 6 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.09%) Big Data
3 5 (3.09%) DB2
4 3 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.85%) HBase
5 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.62%) MySQL
6 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.02%) Eclipse
3 12 (7.41%) Selenium
4 10 (6.17%) LabVIEW
5 9 (5.56%) NUnit
6 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.70%) Maven
6 6 (3.70%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.09%) QUnit
8 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.23%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.62%) JMeter
10 1 (0.62%) JUnit
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 28 (17.28%) Electronics
2 11 (6.79%) Finance
3 7 (4.32%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.70%) Marketing
5 5 (3.09%) Automotive
5 5 (3.09%) Games
6 3 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.62%) Military
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (27.16%) Developer
2 37 (22.84%) Software Engineer
3 31 (19.14%) Graduate
4 14 (8.64%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (8.02%) C Software Engineer
6 12 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Python Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Computer Scientist
8 10 (6.17%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Physicist
10 7 (4.32%) Administrator
10 7 (4.32%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.70%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) Author
11 6 (3.70%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.93%) HTML
2 24 (14.81%) jQuery
3 22 (13.58%) .NET
3 22 (13.58%) CSS
4 19 (11.73%) ASP.NET
5 18 (11.11%) HTML5
6 16 (9.88%) CSS3
7 14 (8.64%) JSP
7 14 (8.64%) SOAP
7 14 (8.64%) XML
8 13 (8.02%) Django
8 13 (8.02%) J2EE
8 13 (8.02%) JDBC
9 11 (6.79%) RESTful
10 10 (6.17%) Natural Language Processing
11 8 (4.94%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (3.70%) Spring
12 6 (3.70%) Spring MVC
13 5 (3.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 127 (78.40%) Mathematics
2 111 (68.52%) Computer Science
3 34 (20.99%) Algorithms
4 27 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.02%) Client/Server
6 10 (6.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (4.94%) Biology
7 8 (4.94%) Statistics
8 6 (3.70%) Replication
9 5 (3.09%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.47%) Device Driver
10 4 (2.47%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.47%) User Experience
10 4 (2.47%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.85%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.85%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.85%) Life Science
11 3 (1.85%) Neural Network
11 3 (1.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.90%) Linux
2 22 (13.58%) Unix
3 9 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.32%) Windows
5 2 (1.23%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.62%) HPUX
6 1 (0.62%) pSOS
6 1 (0.62%) Solaris
6 1 (0.62%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.27%) Software Engineering
2 19 (11.73%) Open Source
2 19 (11.73%) SDLC
3 17 (10.49%) MVC
4 13 (8.02%) Unit Testing
5 12 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.79%) Low Latency
6 11 (6.79%) Scrum
7 8 (4.94%) Bioinformatics
7 8 (4.94%) Validation
8 7 (4.32%) Electronic Design Automation
9 6 (3.70%) Image Processing
10 5 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.09%) DNA
10 5 (3.09%) Machine Learning
10 5 (3.09%) Multithreading
10 5 (3.09%) System Testing
11 4 (2.47%) Analytics
11 4 (2.47%) Coaching
11 4 (2.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.04%) C++
2 52 (32.10%) Java
3 50 (30.86%) C#
4 37 (22.84%) C
5 36 (22.22%) Python
6 27 (16.67%) SQL
7 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
8 20 (12.35%) Perl
9 13 (8.02%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.94%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.47%) R
12 3 (1.85%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.85%) Scala
13 2 (1.23%) Tcl
13 2 (1.23%) VBA
14 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 117 (72.22%) Degree
2 34 (20.99%) PhD
3 4 (2.47%) CCIE
3 4 (2.47%) CCNP
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (8.64%) Oracle
2 4 (2.47%) Aruba
2 4 (2.47%) Cisco
2 4 (2.47%) Foundry
2 4 (2.47%) Juniper
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.23%) Altera
3 2 (1.23%) Cadence
3 2 (1.23%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 2 (1.23%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (1.23%) Synopsys
3 2 (1.23%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.62%) Atmel
4 1 (0.62%) EMC
4 1 (0.62%) Google
4 1 (0.62%) QNX
4 1 (0.62%) Twitter
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