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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 370 414 370
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -44
Permanent jobs citing Physics 731 652 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 1.56% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 658 541 592
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
42031 41804 40851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.11% 39.02% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 32740 33216
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +53 413 £47,500 -9.52% 38
South East -7 134 £32,500 -7.14% 28
East of England +28 94 £31,000 -11.42% 37
East Midlands +20 35 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands +8 27 £35,500 -5.33% 2
South West -23 21 £38,500 +30.50% 5
North West -21 7 £32,250 -7.85%
Yorkshire +10 4 £39,500 +83.72%
North East -19 2 £43,750 +94.44% 2
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1148 (86.19%) Mathematics
2 940 (70.57%) Degree
3 906 (68.02%) Computer Science
4 487 (36.56%) C++
5 393 (29.50%) SQL
6 383 (28.75%) Software Engineering
7 382 (28.68%) Finance
8 378 (28.38%) Java
9 316 (23.72%) C#
10 270 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
11 230 (17.27%) Python
12 227 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
13 219 (16.44%) PhD
13 219 (16.44%) OO
14 206 (15.47%) Linux
15 202 (15.17%) C
15 202 (15.17%) Algorithms
16 184 (13.81%) Analytics
17 163 (12.24%) .NET
18 160 (12.01%) HTML
19 158 (11.86%) JavaScript
20 149 (11.19%) Statistics
21 132 (9.91%) SQL Server
22 122 (9.16%) CSS
23 116 (8.71%) Windows
24 111 (8.33%) Multithreading
25 109 (8.18%) Microsoft
26 105 (7.88%) UNIX
27 97 (7.28%) Electronics
28 95 (7.13%) Banking

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 70 (5.26%) SAS
2 19 (1.43%) Node.js
3 17 (1.28%) Apache Pig
4 13 (0.98%) JBoss
5 10 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.60%) WordPress
6 8 (0.60%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.45%) CMS
7 6 (0.45%) Apache
8 5 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.38%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.38%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.15%) IIS
10 1 (0.075%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.075%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.075%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.075%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.075%) GlassFish
Applications
1 76 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.40%) MS Office
3 23 (1.73%) SPSS
4 12 (0.90%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
6 7 (0.53%) Solid Edge
7 6 (0.45%) Siemens NX
7 6 (0.45%) PTC Creo
7 6 (0.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 6 (0.45%) Revit
7 6 (0.45%) MicroStation
7 6 (0.45%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.38%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.38%) Maya
9 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.30%) CPLEX
9 4 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.30%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Endur
2 2 (0.15%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.43%) Heroku
2 19 (1.43%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 12 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.53%) SaaS
5 4 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.23%) GitHub
7 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.075%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.075%) PaaS
8 1 (0.075%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.075%) Office 365
8 1 (0.075%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (1.65%) Internet
3 20 (1.50%) Ethernet
4 13 (0.98%) Wireless
4 13 (0.98%) HTTP
5 7 (0.53%) Software-Defined Radio
6 6 (0.45%) Broadband
7 5 (0.38%) LAN
7 5 (0.38%) VoIP
7 5 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.30%) WAN
8 4 (0.30%) Modbus
9 3 (0.23%) GSM
10 2 (0.15%) ISDN
10 2 (0.15%) SSL
10 2 (0.15%) Frame Relay
10 2 (0.15%) DVB
10 2 (0.15%) X.25
10 2 (0.15%) Firewall
11 1 (0.075%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.41%) Big Data
3 57 (4.28%) MySQL
4 52 (3.90%) Data Mining
5 40 (3.00%) Hadoop
5 40 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 36 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 21 (1.58%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.35%) Apache Hive
10 16 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (1.13%) NoSQL
11 15 (1.13%) Oracle Exadata
11 15 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (0.83%) MS Access
13 10 (0.75%) QlikView
14 9 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 9 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 55 (4.13%) Visual Studio
2 44 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 38 (2.85%) Subversion
4 33 (2.48%) Maven
5 18 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 17 (1.28%) Selenium
6 17 (1.28%) Ant
7 15 (1.13%) Gradle
8 12 (0.90%) LabVIEW
8 12 (0.90%) Bugzilla
8 12 (0.90%) JIRA
9 11 (0.83%) ClearCase
9 11 (0.83%) Grunt
9 11 (0.83%) Mocha
10 10 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.68%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.68%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.53%) TestNG
12 7 (0.53%) FitNesse
General
1 382 (28.68%) Finance
2 97 (7.28%) Electronics
3 95 (7.13%) Banking
4 87 (6.53%) Marketing
5 81 (6.08%) Front Office
6 76 (5.71%) Games
7 65 (4.88%) Automotive
8 58 (4.35%) Aerospace
9 50 (3.75%) Retail
10 22 (1.65%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.58%) Manufacturing
12 19 (1.43%) Investment Banking
13 17 (1.28%) Military
14 16 (1.20%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.53%) Law
15 7 (0.53%) Legal
16 6 (0.45%) Avionics
17 5 (0.38%) Advertising
18 4 (0.30%) Local Government
19 2 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 513 (38.51%) Developer
2 250 (18.77%) Analyst
3 240 (18.02%) Graduate
4 234 (17.57%) Software Engineer
5 138 (10.36%) Junior
6 130 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 97 (7.28%) C++ Developer
8 85 (6.38%) Data Scientist
9 78 (5.86%) Junior Developer
10 74 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
10 74 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 67 (5.03%) Java Developer
12 53 (3.98%) C++ Software Developer
13 52 (3.90%) Support Analyst
13 52 (3.90%) Junior Analyst
14 49 (3.68%) C# Developer
15 48 (3.60%) Technical Analyst
15 48 (3.60%) Consultant
16 46 (3.45%) Web Developer
16 46 (3.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (12.24%) .NET
2 160 (12.01%) HTML
3 122 (9.16%) CSS
4 72 (5.41%) jQuery
5 57 (4.28%) WPF
6 50 (3.75%) OpenGL
7 46 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 46 (3.45%) HTML5
8 41 (3.08%) Qt
9 38 (2.85%) XML
10 37 (2.78%) Web Services
11 34 (2.55%) Spring
12 31 (2.33%) DirectX
13 27 (2.03%) REST
14 26 (1.95%) AngularJS
15 21 (1.58%) CSS3
16 20 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (1.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 18 (1.35%) WCF
18 17 (1.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1148 (86.19%) Mathematics
2 906 (68.02%) Computer Science
3 270 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
4 202 (15.17%) Algorithms
5 149 (11.19%) Statistics
6 67 (5.03%) Derivative
7 64 (4.80%) Hedge funds
8 62 (4.65%) Visualisation
9 56 (4.20%) 3D Graphics
10 55 (4.13%) Chemistry
11 52 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 50 (3.75%) Economics
13 37 (2.78%) CUDA
14 35 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
15 34 (2.55%) User Experience
16 33 (2.48%) Data Structures
16 33 (2.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 26 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
18 24 (1.80%) Equity Derivative
19 21 (1.58%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 206 (15.47%) Linux
2 116 (8.71%) Windows
3 105 (7.88%) UNIX
4 20 (1.50%) Android
5 14 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.75%) Solaris
6 10 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.30%) Debian
9 4 (0.30%) HPUX
9 4 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.15%) Fedora
12 1 (0.075%) AIX
12 1 (0.075%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (28.75%) Software Engineering
2 227 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (16.44%) OO
4 184 (13.81%) Analytics
5 111 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 88 (6.61%) OOP
7 67 (5.03%) Scrum
8 63 (4.73%) Machine Learning
9 61 (4.58%) SDLC
10 60 (4.50%) Data Analysis
11 59 (4.43%) OOD
12 55 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (4.13%) TDD
13 46 (3.45%) MVC
14 41 (3.08%) Web Development
15 39 (2.93%) Risk Management
15 39 (2.93%) Project Management
16 38 (2.85%) Data Analytics
17 37 (2.78%) Low Latency
18 35 (2.63%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 487 (36.56%) C++
2 393 (29.50%) SQL
3 378 (28.38%) Java
4 316 (23.72%) C#
5 230 (17.27%) Python
6 202 (15.17%) C
7 158 (11.86%) JavaScript
8 85 (6.38%) R
9 64 (4.80%) PHP
10 59 (4.43%) VB.NET
10 59 (4.43%) MATLAB
11 58 (4.35%) Ruby
12 55 (4.13%) VB
13 52 (3.90%) VBA
14 34 (2.55%) Scala
15 33 (2.48%) Perl
16 32 (2.40%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.65%) PL/SQL
18 21 (1.58%) Embedded C
19 18 (1.35%) F#
Qualifications
1 940 (70.57%) Degree
2 219 (16.44%) PhD
3 47 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.13%) OCP
6 15 (1.13%) OCA
6 15 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (0.68%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.38%) CCNA
8 5 (0.38%) HND
9 4 (0.30%) ISEB
9 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.23%) MCP
10 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.23%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.075%) PMP
11 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.075%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.41%) QA
2 9 (0.68%) FATCA
3 6 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.15%) Basel II
4 2 (0.15%) JTAG
4 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.15%) Basel III
5 1 (0.075%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.075%) ARP4761
System Software
1 24 (1.80%) Firmware
2 17 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.075%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.23%) SCCM
2 3 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.15%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.075%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.075%) Nagios
Vendors
1 109 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 85 (6.38%) Oracle
3 40 (3.00%) Google
4 25 (1.88%) Tableau
5 23 (1.73%) Twitter
6 17 (1.28%) Facebook
7 11 (0.83%) Alteryx
7 11 (0.83%) Sybase
7 11 (0.83%) EMC
8 10 (0.75%) Cisco
9 8 (0.60%) BT
10 7 (0.53%) webMethods
11 6 (0.45%) IBM
11 6 (0.45%) Adobe
11 6 (0.45%) Autodesk
11 6 (0.45%) Zend
11 6 (0.45%) Triple Point
12 4 (0.30%) Birst
12 4 (0.30%) Xilinx
12 4 (0.30%) TIBCO
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £33,000 to £37,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £75 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Share Scheme + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Health, Vision & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago