The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 342 293 319
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +26
Permanent jobs citing Physics 315 405 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.90% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.94% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 263 355 336
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.00%
Physics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19648 20879 23284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.49% 46.37% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15838 17080 19800
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in London

Physics
Salary Trend in London

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

Physics Salary Trend in London

Physics
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in London

Physics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
City of London -47 83 £50,000 -16.66% 13
Chessington - 13 £32,500 - 1
Surbiton - 13 £32,500 -
Teddington -10 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Orpington -4 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Ealing +3 1 - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 629 (87.85%) Mathematics
2 493 (68.85%) Computer Science
3 374 (52.23%) Degree
4 322 (44.97%) Java
5 291 (40.64%) Finance
6 284 (39.66%) C++
7 196 (27.37%) PhD
8 170 (23.74%) Python
9 167 (23.32%) Analytical Skills
10 166 (23.18%) SQL
11 153 (21.37%) C#
12 142 (19.83%) OO
13 141 (19.69%) Software Engineering
13 141 (19.69%) Analytics
14 138 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
15 123 (17.18%) Algorithms
16 106 (14.80%) Front Office
17 104 (14.53%) Windows
18 100 (13.97%) R
19 95 (13.27%) MATLAB
20 94 (13.13%) Banking
21 90 (12.57%) Linux
22 86 (12.01%) Statistics
23 77 (10.75%) Hadoop
24 76 (10.61%) .NET
25 74 (10.34%) Hedge funds
26 73 (10.20%) C
27 69 (9.64%) Multithreading
28 67 (9.36%) Derivative
29 66 (9.22%) Big Data

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 22 (3.07%) SAS
2 12 (1.68%) Apache Pig
3 7 (0.98%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.42%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.42%) Zope
6 2 (0.28%) Tornado
6 2 (0.28%) Lync
6 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.14%) Apache
7 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.21%) SPSS
3 10 (1.40%) CPLEX
4 6 (0.84%) Mathematica
5 4 (0.56%) Stata
5 4 (0.56%) NASTRAN
6 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.42%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.93%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.09%) SiteCatalyst
3 5 (0.70%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.12%) SaaS
2 6 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.96%) Internet
2 9 (1.26%) Intranet
3 7 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.84%) VPN
4 6 (0.84%) SAN
5 5 (0.70%) DVB
6 4 (0.56%) NAS
7 3 (0.42%) VoIP
8 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.28%) Multicast
8 2 (0.28%) Firewall
8 2 (0.28%) BGP
8 2 (0.28%) SS7
8 2 (0.28%) ISUP
8 2 (0.28%) Q.931
8 2 (0.28%) H.323
8 2 (0.28%) SNMP
8 2 (0.28%) IPv4
8 2 (0.28%) IPv6
8 2 (0.28%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.75%) Hadoop
2 66 (9.22%) Big Data
3 38 (5.31%) Mahout
3 38 (5.31%) Relational Database
4 29 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 17 (2.37%) MySQL
6 14 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.40%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.26%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.12%) Apache Hive
9 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.56%) HBase
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.42%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.05%) JIRA
3 26 (3.63%) Subversion
4 23 (3.21%) Maven
4 23 (3.21%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.26%) Selenium
5 9 (1.26%) Mercurial
5 9 (1.26%) Ant
6 6 (0.84%) WebDriver
6 6 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.56%) GCC
8 4 (0.56%) GDB
8 4 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.56%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.56%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.56%) JUnit
9 3 (0.42%) MSTest
9 3 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.42%) Moq
General
1 291 (40.64%) Finance
2 106 (14.80%) Front Office
3 94 (13.13%) Banking
4 46 (6.42%) Games
5 45 (6.28%) Marketing
6 39 (5.45%) Financial Institution
7 36 (5.03%) Investment Banking
8 20 (2.79%) Advertising
9 18 (2.51%) Electronics
10 15 (2.09%) Retail
10 15 (2.09%) Legal
11 11 (1.54%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.84%) Automotive
13 4 (0.56%) Back Office
13 4 (0.56%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.42%) Billing
15 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 326 (45.53%) Developer
2 141 (19.69%) Analyst
3 88 (12.29%) C++ Developer
4 87 (12.15%) Graduate
5 85 (11.87%) Java Developer
6 77 (10.75%) Data Scientist
7 63 (8.80%) Software Engineer
8 52 (7.26%) Junior
9 47 (6.56%) Business Analyst
10 46 (6.42%) Junior Developer
11 45 (6.28%) Statistician
12 44 (6.15%) Software Developer
13 43 (6.01%) Quantitative Developer
14 40 (5.59%) Research Engineer
15 36 (5.03%) Python Developer
16 35 (4.89%) C++ Software Engineer
17 32 (4.47%) Senior Developer
18 29 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
18 29 (4.05%) C# Developer
19 28 (3.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (10.61%) .NET
2 38 (5.31%) Cascading
3 37 (5.17%) OpenCL
3 37 (5.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 37 (5.17%) Qt
3 37 (5.17%) OpenGL
4 36 (5.03%) HTML
5 30 (4.19%) Spring
6 23 (3.21%) ASP.NET
6 23 (3.21%) CSS
7 20 (2.79%) STL
8 18 (2.51%) MFC
9 17 (2.37%) XML
9 17 (2.37%) J2EE
9 17 (2.37%) Hibernate
10 15 (2.09%) WinForms
11 14 (1.96%) .NET Framework
11 14 (1.96%) WPF
12 13 (1.82%) Guice
13 12 (1.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 629 (87.85%) Mathematics
2 493 (68.85%) Computer Science
3 167 (23.32%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (17.18%) Algorithms
5 86 (12.01%) Statistics
6 74 (10.34%) Hedge funds
7 67 (9.36%) Derivative
8 58 (8.10%) Fixed Income
9 56 (7.82%) Economics
10 54 (7.54%) Visualisation
11 45 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 44 (6.15%) 3D Graphics
13 33 (4.61%) Equities
14 27 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
15 26 (3.63%) Open Source
16 25 (3.49%) Digital Media
17 22 (3.07%) Data Structures
18 20 (2.79%) CUDA
18 20 (2.79%) Chemistry
19 12 (1.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (14.53%) Windows
2 90 (12.57%) Linux
3 64 (8.94%) UNIX
4 10 (1.40%) Solaris
5 8 (1.12%) Android
6 7 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.70%) Debian
8 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (19.83%) OO
2 141 (19.69%) Software Engineering
2 141 (19.69%) Analytics
3 138 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (9.64%) Multithreading
5 51 (7.12%) Data Analysis
6 50 (6.98%) Project Management
7 44 (6.15%) MapReduce
8 41 (5.73%) OOD
9 40 (5.59%) Information Retrieval
10 39 (5.45%) Mentoring
11 37 (5.17%) TDD
12 33 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (4.05%) Business Analysis
14 25 (3.49%) MVC
14 25 (3.49%) Machine Learning
15 24 (3.35%) Monte Carlo Method
16 22 (3.07%) Big Data Analytics
17 21 (2.93%) Web Analytics
17 21 (2.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 322 (44.97%) Java
2 284 (39.66%) C++
3 170 (23.74%) Python
4 166 (23.18%) SQL
5 153 (21.37%) C#
6 100 (13.97%) R
7 95 (13.27%) MATLAB
8 73 (10.20%) C
9 56 (7.82%) Scala
10 49 (6.84%) JavaScript
11 46 (6.42%) Perl
12 39 (5.45%) VBA
13 33 (4.61%) Bash Shell
14 21 (2.93%) Ruby
15 18 (2.51%) PowerShell
16 17 (2.37%) PHP
17 11 (1.54%) Clojure
18 10 (1.40%) VB
19 9 (1.26%) Assembly Language
19 9 (1.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 374 (52.23%) Degree
2 196 (27.37%) PhD
3 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.28%) ISEB
4 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.26%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) Basel III
3 2 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.14%) MiFID
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) EMIR
4 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (0.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) Postfix
4 1 (0.14%) Xen
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.14%) KVM
4 1 (0.14%) vCloud
4 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.42%) Puppet
2 2 (0.28%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.14%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.14%) Nagios
3 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (3.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.07%) Google
3 21 (2.93%) DataSynapse
4 17 (2.37%) Adobe
5 15 (2.09%) Oracle
6 14 (1.96%) Murex
7 7 (0.98%) VMware
8 6 (0.84%) Citrix
9 5 (0.70%) Sybase
9 5 (0.70%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.56%) FactSet
10 4 (0.56%) Perforce
10 4 (0.56%) MathWorks
10 4 (0.56%) EMC
10 4 (0.56%) Brocade
11 3 (0.42%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.42%) Dell
11 3 (0.42%) Cisco
11 3 (0.42%) Facebook
11 3 (0.42%) Twitter
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum +career+benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £24000 to £32000 per annum - Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum - annual bonus + extra excellent incentive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £22,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago