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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 352 291 324
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +33
Permanent jobs citing Physics 322 406 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.91% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.98% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 261 358 347
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
19811 20480 23190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.18% 45.87% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15973 16723 19832
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £84,500
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -39 99 £55,000 -6.38% 13
Chessington - 12 £32,500 - 2
Surbiton - 12 £32,500 - 1
Teddington -9 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Ealing +3 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Orpington -6 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £95,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 630 (88.36%) Mathematics
2 492 (69.00%) Computer Science
3 379 (53.16%) Degree
4 331 (46.42%) Java
5 287 (40.25%) Finance
6 280 (39.27%) C++
7 198 (27.77%) PhD
8 174 (24.40%) Python
9 169 (23.70%) SQL
9 169 (23.70%) Analytical Skills
10 157 (22.02%) C#
11 140 (19.64%) OO
11 140 (19.64%) Analytics
12 139 (19.50%) Software Engineering
13 134 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
14 109 (15.29%) Front Office
15 99 (13.88%) R
16 97 (13.60%) Windows
16 97 (13.60%) Banking
17 92 (12.90%) MATLAB
18 90 (12.62%) Linux
18 90 (12.62%) Statistics
19 82 (11.50%) .NET
20 78 (10.94%) Hadoop
21 73 (10.24%) C
22 68 (9.54%) Multithreading
23 67 (9.40%) Hedge funds
24 65 (9.12%) Big Data
25 61 (8.56%) Derivative
26 60 (8.42%) UNIX

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (3.09%) SAS
2 11 (1.54%) Apache Pig
3 7 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.70%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.42%) Zope
6 2 (0.28%) Lync
6 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.28%) Tornado
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.14%) Node.js
7 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.23%) SPSS
3 9 (1.26%) CPLEX
4 6 (0.84%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.70%) Stata
6 4 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.56%) NASTRAN
6 4 (0.56%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (3.09%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.10%) SiteCatalyst
3 6 (0.84%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.12%) SaaS
2 6 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.96%) Internet
2 9 (1.26%) Intranet
3 6 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.84%) SAN
4 5 (0.70%) DVB
5 4 (0.56%) NAS
6 3 (0.42%) VoIP
7 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.28%) Multicast
7 2 (0.28%) STUN
7 2 (0.28%) ISDN
7 2 (0.28%) IPv4
7 2 (0.28%) IPv6
7 2 (0.28%) ISUP
7 2 (0.28%) Q.931
7 2 (0.28%) H.323
7 2 (0.28%) SS7
8 1 (0.14%) BGP
8 1 (0.14%) MPLS
8 1 (0.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (10.94%) Hadoop
2 65 (9.12%) Big Data
3 38 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 38 (5.33%) Mahout
4 32 (4.49%) SQL Server
5 18 (2.52%) MySQL
6 14 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 13 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.82%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.26%) Apache Hive
9 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.70%) BigTable
12 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.70%) HBase
13 4 (0.56%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.21%) JIRA
3 27 (3.79%) Subversion
4 26 (3.65%) Jenkins
5 25 (3.51%) Maven
6 10 (1.40%) Selenium
7 9 (1.26%) Ant
7 9 (1.26%) Mercurial
8 7 (0.98%) WebDriver
9 6 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.84%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.70%) JUnit
11 4 (0.56%) GCC
11 4 (0.56%) GDB
11 4 (0.56%) Hudson
11 4 (0.56%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (0.56%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.56%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.42%) NUnit
General
1 287 (40.25%) Finance
2 109 (15.29%) Front Office
3 97 (13.60%) Banking
4 47 (6.59%) Marketing
5 43 (6.03%) Games
6 37 (5.19%) Investment Banking
6 37 (5.19%) Financial Institution
7 20 (2.81%) Electronics
7 20 (2.81%) Advertising
8 15 (2.10%) Retail
9 14 (1.96%) Legal
10 11 (1.54%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.84%) Automotive
11 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.56%) Back Office
14 3 (0.42%) Billing
15 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.28%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 331 (46.42%) Developer
2 145 (20.34%) Analyst
3 93 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 87 (12.20%) Graduate
5 82 (11.50%) C++ Developer
6 79 (11.08%) Data Scientist
7 57 (7.99%) Software Engineer
8 47 (6.59%) Business Analyst
8 47 (6.59%) Junior
9 46 (6.45%) Statistician
10 44 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 41 (5.75%) Junior Developer
11 41 (5.75%) Quantitative Developer
12 40 (5.61%) Research Engineer
13 38 (5.33%) Python Developer
14 33 (4.63%) Graduate Developer
14 33 (4.63%) Senior Developer
15 31 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
16 29 (4.07%) Consultant
17 28 (3.93%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.50%) .NET
2 38 (5.33%) Cascading
3 37 (5.19%) HTML
4 32 (4.49%) OpenGL
4 32 (4.49%) Spring
4 32 (4.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 32 (4.49%) Qt
5 31 (4.35%) OpenCL
6 24 (3.37%) ASP.NET
6 24 (3.37%) CSS
7 18 (2.52%) XML
8 17 (2.38%) J2EE
9 16 (2.24%) .NET Framework
9 16 (2.24%) MFC
9 16 (2.24%) STL
9 16 (2.24%) Hibernate
10 15 (2.10%) Guice
11 13 (1.82%) WinForms
12 12 (1.68%) AngularJS
12 12 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 630 (88.36%) Mathematics
2 492 (69.00%) Computer Science
3 169 (23.70%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (12.62%) Statistics
5 67 (9.40%) Hedge funds
6 61 (8.56%) Derivative
7 58 (8.13%) Fixed Income
8 56 (7.85%) Economics
9 54 (7.57%) Visualisation
10 42 (5.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 39 (5.47%) 3D Graphics
12 35 (4.91%) Equities
13 29 (4.07%) Artificial Intelligence
14 24 (3.37%) Digital Media
15 21 (2.95%) Open Source
16 19 (2.66%) Chemistry
17 18 (2.52%) CUDA
18 14 (1.96%) User Experience
19 13 (1.82%) GIS
20 12 (1.68%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 97 (13.60%) Windows
2 90 (12.62%) Linux
3 60 (8.42%) UNIX
4 11 (1.54%) Android
5 10 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.40%) Solaris
6 5 (0.70%) Debian
6 5 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (19.64%) OO
1 140 (19.64%) Analytics
2 139 (19.50%) Software Engineering
3 134 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (9.54%) Multithreading
5 47 (6.59%) Project Management
5 47 (6.59%) Data Analysis
6 44 (6.17%) MapReduce
7 42 (5.89%) Mentoring
8 40 (5.61%) Information Retrieval
9 39 (5.47%) OOD
10 36 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (4.91%) TDD
12 29 (4.07%) Business Analysis
13 26 (3.65%) MVC
14 25 (3.51%) Machine Learning
15 24 (3.37%) E-Commerce
16 23 (3.23%) CRM
16 23 (3.23%) UML
17 22 (3.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 331 (46.42%) Java
2 280 (39.27%) C++
3 174 (24.40%) Python
4 169 (23.70%) SQL
5 157 (22.02%) C#
6 99 (13.88%) R
7 92 (12.90%) MATLAB
8 73 (10.24%) C
9 59 (8.27%) Scala
10 50 (7.01%) JavaScript
11 44 (6.17%) Perl
12 41 (5.75%) VBA
13 32 (4.49%) Bash Shell
14 20 (2.81%) Ruby
15 19 (2.66%) PHP
16 18 (2.52%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.82%) VB
18 10 (1.40%) Clojure
19 9 (1.26%) Assembly Language
19 9 (1.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 379 (53.16%) Degree
2 198 (27.77%) PhD
3 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
3 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.12%) QA
2 3 (0.42%) Basel III
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) MiFID
3 1 (0.14%) EMIR
3 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.28%) HDFS
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) KVM
5 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.42%) Puppet
1 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.28%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (3.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.23%) Google
3 20 (2.81%) DataSynapse
4 18 (2.52%) Oracle
5 17 (2.38%) Adobe
6 14 (1.96%) Murex
7 7 (0.98%) VMware
8 5 (0.70%) Dell
9 4 (0.56%) Tableau
9 4 (0.56%) Facebook
9 4 (0.56%) Twitter
9 4 (0.56%) Brocade
9 4 (0.56%) Sybase
9 4 (0.56%) EMC
9 4 (0.56%) Cisco
10 3 (0.42%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.42%) Perforce
10 3 (0.42%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.28%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.28%) Cloudera
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £22,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
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eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Contribution Pension Scheme and more
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City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capability Jane
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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