The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 176 183 145
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Permanent jobs citing Physics 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.057% 0.055% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.17% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% +7.96%
UK excluding London average salary £37,450 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -
Physics
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1207 1167 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.14% 31.83% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 879 848 627
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Physics
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Physics Salary Trend in Leeds

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (16.67%) Lua
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Social Media
5 1 (16.67%) R
5 1 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Neural Network
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Economics
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (16.67%) SAS

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Neural Network
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Linear Algebra
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) Lua
2 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD