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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 66 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.98% 0.77% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 2.53% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
221 237 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 36.23% 30.50% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 174 197 290
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,939 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Guildford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (93.94%) Mathematics
2 28 (84.85%) C++
2 28 (84.85%) Degree
3 23 (69.70%) C
4 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
5 18 (54.55%) Java
6 15 (45.45%) VHDL
7 14 (42.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (39.39%) Image Processing
9 11 (33.33%) Linux
10 8 (24.24%) PhD
10 8 (24.24%) Firmware
11 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
11 6 (18.18%) Embedded C++
11 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.18%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) Wireless
11 6 (18.18%) Device Driver
11 6 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
11 6 (18.18%) Signal Processing
11 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (18.18%) Software-Defined Radio
11 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
12 5 (15.15%) Information Security
12 5 (15.15%) Games
12 5 (15.15%) Scrum
12 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.15%) SQL

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Wireless
1 6 (18.18%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
1 5 (15.15%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Electronics
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Graduate
3 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Programmer
3 6 (18.18%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) FPGA Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Games Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C++ Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Junior
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Games Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) JSP
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) XML
3 4 (12.12%) XSD
3 4 (12.12%) Swing
3 4 (12.12%) J2SE
3 4 (12.12%) Middleware
3 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.12%) Spring
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (93.94%) Mathematics
2 15 (45.45%) VHDL
3 14 (42.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (24.24%) Firmware
5 6 (18.18%) Device Driver
6 4 (12.12%) Animation
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Image Processing
2 6 (18.18%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (18.18%) Signal Processing
2 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.15%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Game Development
4 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.03%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) CAD
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C++
2 23 (69.70%) C
3 18 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 6 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) Degree
2 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) PhD
4 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Apple
1 4 (12.12%) Sony
1 4 (12.12%) Google