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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
South East / Kent
Rank 84 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 2 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% - 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% - 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £28,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £42,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.28%

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
304 402 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.80% 38.92% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 223 350 487
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochester - 1 £29,000 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Physics.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared