The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 69 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Physics 10 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.44% 1.67% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.24% 6.52% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Physics
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 230 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.05% 25.58% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 181 159 220
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,726 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Physics
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Physics Salary Trend in Guildford

Physics
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Guildford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 36 (94.74%) Mathematics
2 32 (84.21%) Degree
3 28 (73.68%) C++
4 22 (57.89%) C
5 20 (52.63%) Security Cleared
6 19 (50.00%) Java
7 14 (36.84%) VHDL
7 14 (36.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (34.21%) Image Processing
9 11 (28.95%) Linux
10 9 (23.68%) PhD
11 8 (21.05%) Finance
12 7 (18.42%) Firmware
12 7 (18.42%) Signal Processing
13 6 (15.79%) Cyber Security
13 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
13 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (15.79%) Google
13 6 (15.79%) Spring
13 6 (15.79%) Embedded C
13 6 (15.79%) Embedded C++
13 6 (15.79%) Apple
13 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.79%) HTML
13 6 (15.79%) J2EE
13 6 (15.79%) Sony
13 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
13 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
13 6 (15.79%) J2SE
14 5 (13.16%) Telecoms

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (2.63%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Wireless
1 5 (13.16%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Games
3 4 (10.53%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Graduate
3 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Programmer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C++ Developer
4 5 (13.16%) FPGA Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Games Programmer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Games Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Spring
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
1 6 (15.79%) J2EE
1 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
1 6 (15.79%) J2SE
2 5 (13.16%) JSP
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 4 (10.53%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) XSD
3 4 (10.53%) Swing
3 4 (10.53%) JDBC
3 4 (10.53%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) STL
4 1 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 36 (94.74%) Mathematics
2 14 (36.84%) VHDL
2 14 (36.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (18.42%) Firmware
4 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
5 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 4 (10.53%) Animation
7 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
7 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.63%) Economics
7 1 (2.63%) PKI
7 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Image Processing
2 7 (18.42%) Signal Processing
3 6 (15.79%) Cyber Security
3 6 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Information Security
4 5 (13.16%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (10.53%) Game Development
6 2 (5.26%) Business Development
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.63%) RUP
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) CAD
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C++
2 22 (57.89%) C
3 19 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) Embedded C
4 6 (15.79%) Embedded C++
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Degree
2 20 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) PhD
4 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) ACCA
5 1 (2.63%) CIMA
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Google
1 6 (15.79%) Apple
1 6 (15.79%) Sony
2 1 (2.63%) SAP