The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 90 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% 0.74% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 2.00% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Physics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
411 451 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.77% 37.30% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 355 339 326
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Physics
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Physics Salary Trend in Kent

Physics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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
Tunbridge Wells -9 2 - -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) Visualisation
5 6 (46.15%) Fortran
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) C++
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) OOD
6 5 (38.46%) MATLAB
7 4 (30.77%) C
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
8 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
8 3 (23.08%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (23.08%) R
8 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 3 (23.08%) PhD
8 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
8 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Mathematica
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) MVC
9 2 (15.38%) OO
9 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Text Mining
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
3 8 (61.54%) Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Image Processing
3 3 (23.08%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Fortran
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) MATLAB
4 4 (30.77%) C
5 3 (23.08%) R
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) PhD
2 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Renesas
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