The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 476 359 345
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -14
Permanent jobs citing Physics 416 689 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.71% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.79% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 344 602 700
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
Physics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37432 38446 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.95% 39.65% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30526 30416 33528
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Physics
Salary Trend in England

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

Physics Salary Trend in England

Physics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in England

Physics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
London -135 184 £45,000 -16.27% 22
South East -74 102 £40,000 - 30
East of England -18 50 £42,500 +41.66% 16
South West +16 49 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Yorkshire -12 10 £35,000 +62.79% 2
West Midlands -33 10 £34,000 -32.00% 4
East Midlands -14 5 £24,000 -26.15% 5
North West +2 4 £35,000 -65.00% 6
North East -22 4 £30,000 -29.41%
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 844 (83.73%) Mathematics
2 683 (67.76%) Degree
3 660 (65.48%) Computer Science
4 455 (45.14%) C++
5 340 (33.73%) Java
6 309 (30.65%) Software Engineering
7 281 (27.88%) C#
8 264 (26.19%) Finance
9 215 (21.33%) SQL
10 194 (19.25%) OO
11 192 (19.05%) C
12 176 (17.46%) Windows
13 173 (17.16%) Linux
13 173 (17.16%) PhD
14 171 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
15 167 (16.57%) Python
16 160 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
17 158 (15.67%) .NET
18 138 (13.69%) Algorithms
19 117 (11.61%) HTML
20 112 (11.11%) Electronics
21 111 (11.01%) Analytics
22 104 (10.32%) UNIX
23 102 (10.12%) SQL Server
24 92 (9.13%) MATLAB
24 92 (9.13%) JavaScript
25 82 (8.13%) Statistics
25 82 (8.13%) CSS
26 80 (7.94%) OOD
27 76 (7.54%) Hedge funds

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 27 (2.68%) SAS
2 16 (1.59%) Apache
3 11 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.09%) OpenStack
3 11 (1.09%) Apache Pig
4 9 (0.89%) MS Exchange
5 8 (0.79%) Drupal
5 8 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.40%) Node.js
6 4 (0.40%) JBoss
6 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.40%) IIS
7 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.20%) Lync
8 2 (0.20%) Confluence
8 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 59 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.38%) SPSS
3 13 (1.29%) Mathematica
3 13 (1.29%) MS Office
4 10 (0.99%) CPLEX
5 6 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.50%) Stata
6 5 (0.50%) TargetLink
7 4 (0.40%) NASTRAN
7 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.30%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.20%) Simulink
10 1 (0.099%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.099%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.099%) Maple
Business Applications
1 15 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.60%) SiteCatalyst
3 3 (0.30%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.099%) RMDS
4 1 (0.099%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.79%) SaaS
3 5 (0.50%) PaaS
4 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.099%) GitHub
6 1 (0.099%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.58%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.09%) FTP
3 10 (0.99%) DVB
4 9 (0.89%) VPN
4 9 (0.89%) Firewall
5 8 (0.79%) Wireless
6 7 (0.69%) Internet
7 6 (0.60%) Intranet
8 5 (0.50%) Software-Defined Radio
8 5 (0.50%) Network Security
9 4 (0.40%) NAS
9 4 (0.40%) PuTTY
9 4 (0.40%) WinSCP
9 4 (0.40%) BGP
9 4 (0.40%) VoIP
9 4 (0.40%) SSH
10 3 (0.30%) WAN
10 3 (0.30%) GPRS
10 3 (0.30%) tcpdump
10 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 38 (3.77%) Hadoop
4 34 (3.37%) Big Data
5 33 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 28 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 25 (2.48%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (1.88%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.39%) MySQL
12 13 (1.29%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (0.89%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (3.47%) Visual Studio
2 25 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.28%) Subversion
4 21 (2.08%) JIRA
5 17 (1.69%) NUnit
6 16 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 13 (1.29%) Maven
7 13 (1.29%) Moq
8 10 (0.99%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.79%) JUnit
9 8 (0.79%) Bugzilla
10 7 (0.69%) ClearCase
10 7 (0.69%) Selenium
11 6 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.40%) MSTest
13 4 (0.40%) Trac
13 4 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 264 (26.19%) Finance
2 112 (11.11%) Electronics
3 65 (6.45%) Banking
4 53 (5.26%) Front Office
4 53 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 52 (5.16%) Games
6 40 (3.97%) Marketing
7 35 (3.47%) Automotive
8 28 (2.78%) Financial Institution
9 27 (2.68%) Investment Banking
10 21 (2.08%) Retail
11 20 (1.98%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.59%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.59%) Military
13 15 (1.49%) Advertising
14 14 (1.39%) Legal
15 8 (0.79%) Billing
16 5 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.50%) Publishing
16 5 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 431 (42.76%) Developer
2 194 (19.25%) Software Engineer
3 158 (15.67%) Software Developer
4 148 (14.68%) Graduate
5 107 (10.62%) Analyst
5 107 (10.62%) C++ Developer
6 102 (10.12%) Junior
7 88 (8.73%) C# Developer
8 76 (7.54%) Junior Developer
9 73 (7.24%) Java Developer
10 53 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
11 47 (4.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 43 (4.27%) C++ Software Engineer
12 43 (4.27%) Data Scientist
13 42 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
14 40 (3.97%) C++ Software Developer
15 34 (3.37%) Quantitative Developer
15 34 (3.37%) Electronics Engineer
16 31 (3.08%) .NET Developer
17 29 (2.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (15.67%) .NET
2 117 (11.61%) HTML
3 82 (8.13%) CSS
4 65 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 49 (4.86%) WPF
6 46 (4.56%) HTML5
7 44 (4.37%) XML
8 43 (4.27%) WinForms
9 37 (3.67%) jQuery
10 34 (3.37%) Spring
11 33 (3.27%) WCF
11 33 (3.27%) Web Services
12 31 (3.08%) .NET Framework
13 30 (2.98%) SOAP
14 24 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 20 (1.98%) STL
16 18 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (1.69%) Java EE
17 17 (1.69%) OpenGL
17 17 (1.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 844 (83.73%) Mathematics
2 660 (65.48%) Computer Science
3 171 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
4 138 (13.69%) Algorithms
5 82 (8.13%) Statistics
6 76 (7.54%) Hedge funds
7 65 (6.45%) Derivative
7 65 (6.45%) Visualisation
8 62 (6.15%) Chemistry
9 54 (5.36%) Open Source
10 43 (4.27%) Economics
11 42 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 31 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 31 (3.08%) Fixed Income
13 24 (2.38%) Biology
13 24 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
14 22 (2.18%) Data Structures
15 19 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (1.79%) Credit Risk
16 18 (1.79%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 176 (17.46%) Windows
2 173 (17.16%) Linux
3 104 (10.32%) UNIX
4 15 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.29%) Solaris
7 12 (1.19%) Android
8 11 (1.09%) AIX
8 11 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.50%) Debian
10 5 (0.50%) OpenBSD
10 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.50%) FreeBSD
11 4 (0.40%) CentOS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.40%) HPUX
12 3 (0.30%) OpenWrt
13 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (30.65%) Software Engineering
2 194 (19.25%) OO
3 160 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (11.01%) Analytics
5 80 (7.94%) OOD
6 63 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 56 (5.56%) MVC
8 53 (5.26%) OOP
9 48 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 43 (4.27%) Project Management
11 41 (4.07%) Unit Testing
12 40 (3.97%) UML
13 38 (3.77%) Signal Processing
13 38 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
14 33 (3.27%) CAD
15 31 (3.08%) Mentoring
16 29 (2.88%) Machine Learning
17 28 (2.78%) Scrum
18 26 (2.58%) Statistical Analysis
18 26 (2.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 455 (45.14%) C++
2 340 (33.73%) Java
3 281 (27.88%) C#
4 215 (21.33%) SQL
5 192 (19.05%) C
6 167 (16.57%) Python
7 92 (9.13%) MATLAB
7 92 (9.13%) JavaScript
8 62 (6.15%) R
9 44 (4.37%) Perl
10 31 (3.08%) Fortran
10 31 (3.08%) Assembly Language
11 29 (2.88%) PHP
12 25 (2.48%) VB.NET
13 24 (2.38%) VBA
14 21 (2.08%) Scala
15 20 (1.98%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.88%) Ruby
17 17 (1.69%) PL/SQL
17 17 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 683 (67.76%) Degree
2 173 (17.16%) PhD
3 60 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 32 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.99%) OCP
7 10 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.30%) ISEB
10 2 (0.20%) PMP
10 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.20%) CCIE
10 2 (0.20%) CCNP
10 2 (0.20%) CCNA
10 2 (0.20%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.099%) MBA
11 1 (0.099%) GIAC
11 1 (0.099%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.37%) QA
2 8 (0.79%) Basel III
3 3 (0.30%) COBIT
3 3 (0.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.20%) JTAG
4 2 (0.20%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (4.37%) Firmware
2 23 (2.28%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.60%) HDFS
5 5 (0.50%) Ceph
5 5 (0.50%) KVM
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.20%) Postfix
6 2 (0.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.099%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (0.99%) Data Guard
1 10 (0.99%) Puppet
2 5 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.40%) Nagios
4 2 (0.20%) SCCM
4 2 (0.20%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.20%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.099%) OpenView
5 1 (0.099%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.35%) Oracle
3 18 (1.79%) EMC
4 16 (1.59%) DataSynapse
4 16 (1.59%) Google
5 12 (1.19%) IBM
6 11 (1.09%) Cisco
7 10 (0.99%) Adobe
7 10 (0.99%) Perforce
8 9 (0.89%) Xilinx
8 9 (0.89%) Citrix
9 8 (0.79%) Altera
9 8 (0.79%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.69%) VMware
10 7 (0.69%) Sybase
10 7 (0.69%) NetApp
11 6 (0.60%) SIMUL8
12 5 (0.50%) Murex
12 5 (0.50%) Tableau
12 5 (0.50%) MapR
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits.
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
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