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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 67 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 9 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.36% 2.40% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 6.07% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 11
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
254 313 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.37% 39.57% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 227 242 224
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) C++
5 9 (45.00%) C
6 8 (40.00%) PhD
6 8 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (30.00%) VHDL
7 6 (30.00%) Information Security
7 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (30.00%) JSP
7 6 (30.00%) Wireless
7 6 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 6 (30.00%) Signal Processing
7 6 (30.00%) Software-Defined Radio
8 5 (25.00%) Electronics
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
10 2 (10.00%) Spring
10 2 (10.00%) Ruby

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Wireless
1 6 (30.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) FPGA Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) JSP
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (30.00%) VHDL
3 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Information Security
1 6 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (30.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) MVVM
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Web Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) BT