The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 142 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 1.50% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 3.93% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 25
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £61,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
854 966 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.42% 38.21% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 626 783 781
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Physics Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Physics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Watford +14 2 £40,500 -14.73% 2
Borehamwood -6 1 £28,500 -5.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £27,500 -
Physics
East of England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 15 (83.33%) Degree
3 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
4 9 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Retail
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (27.78%) QA
7 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
7 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Games
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) PhD
8 4 (22.22%) Python
9 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
9 3 (16.67%) SPSS
9 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (16.67%) SAS
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) C
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) Econometrics
9 3 (16.67%) R
9 3 (16.67%) Bayesian Methods

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
1 3 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SPSS
1 3 (16.67%) CPLEX
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) TestLink
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Django
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 3 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) Chemistry
4 3 (16.67%) Psychology
4 3 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Neural Network
4 3 (16.67%) Economics
4 3 (16.67%) Statistics
4 3 (16.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) FreeBSD
3 1 (5.56%) Debian
3 1 (5.56%) OpenBSD
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Econometrics
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
2 3 (16.67%) Cluster Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Biostatistics
2 3 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
2 3 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (16.67%) Time Series Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Markov Chain
2 3 (16.67%) Factor Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Structural Equation Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Gibbs Sampling
2 3 (16.67%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (16.67%) Clojure
5 3 (16.67%) R
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) IEC 61508
2 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) QNX
Watford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago