The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 90 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.72% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 0.90% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.10%
Physics
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 332 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.53% 34.48% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 351 227 255
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,250 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Physics
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Physics Salary Trend in Essex

Physics
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Colchester +4 3 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford -7 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Physics
East of England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (80.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) WPF
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) XAML
6 3 (30.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
6 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
6 3 (30.00%) Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
8 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (10.00%) Simulink
8 1 (10.00%) MS Office
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (10.00%) SysML
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Simulink
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Technology Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SysML
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) XAML
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago