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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 397 334 314
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -20
Permanent jobs citing Physics 213 337 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.78% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.68% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 191 272 318
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £93,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
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
18250 20067 19545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.61% 46.22% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14908 15926 16013
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
City of London -64 33 £33,750 -48.07% 12
Uxbridge - 12 £40,000 -
Teddington -2 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Chessington - 2 - - 1
Croydon +5 1 £26,500 -20.89% 1
Ealing 0 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 417 (85.80%) Mathematics
2 380 (78.19%) Computer Science
3 310 (63.79%) Degree
4 203 (41.77%) Finance
5 198 (40.74%) C++
6 185 (38.07%) Java
7 127 (26.13%) SQL
8 116 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
9 114 (23.46%) C#
10 111 (22.84%) OO
11 106 (21.81%) Software Engineering
12 98 (20.16%) Python
13 86 (17.70%) Algorithms
14 83 (17.08%) Windows
15 77 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
16 74 (15.23%) PhD
17 70 (14.40%) Analytics
18 68 (13.99%) Hedge funds
19 61 (12.55%) Derivative
20 56 (11.52%) C
21 52 (10.70%) .NET
21 52 (10.70%) Linux
22 48 (9.88%) UNIX
23 47 (9.67%) SQL Server
24 46 (9.47%) Banking
24 46 (9.47%) MATLAB
25 45 (9.26%) Statistics
26 43 (8.85%) Visualisation
26 43 (8.85%) Multithreading
27 42 (8.64%) OOD

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 16 (3.29%) SAS
2 9 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.23%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.03%) Node.js
4 5 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.62%) Apache
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.41%) Lync
6 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.88%) SPSS
3 7 (1.44%) Stata
4 6 (1.23%) MS Office
4 6 (1.23%) Mathematica
5 4 (0.82%) CPLEX
6 2 (0.41%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.85%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.03%) RMDS
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.21%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.85%) VPN
2 9 (1.85%) FTP
3 4 (0.82%) GPRS
4 3 (0.62%) Firewall
4 3 (0.62%) VoIP
4 3 (0.62%) OSPF
5 2 (0.41%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.41%) LDAP
5 2 (0.41%) Intranet
5 2 (0.41%) Internet
5 2 (0.41%) BGP
5 2 (0.41%) DVB
5 2 (0.41%) SAN
5 2 (0.41%) SNMP
5 2 (0.41%) SMTP
5 2 (0.41%) SSL
5 2 (0.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.41%) Wireless
5 2 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.00%) Hadoop
3 30 (6.17%) Big Data
4 27 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 26 (5.35%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 15 (3.09%) Apache Hive
8 13 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.44%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.44%) Text Mining
11 7 (1.44%) HBase
11 7 (1.44%) IBM InfoSphere
12 6 (1.23%) MySQL
13 5 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (1.03%) QlikView
13 5 (1.03%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Maven
2 10 (2.06%) Subversion
3 9 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.65%) JIRA
5 6 (1.23%) ClearCase
6 5 (1.03%) Bugzilla
7 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.82%) LabVIEW
7 4 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.82%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.41%) Gradle
9 2 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.41%) JUnit
9 2 (0.41%) Xcode
9 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.21%) GDB
10 1 (0.21%) GCC
General
1 203 (41.77%) Finance
2 46 (9.47%) Banking
3 41 (8.44%) Front Office
4 35 (7.20%) Aerospace
5 31 (6.38%) Automotive
6 26 (5.35%) Games
7 25 (5.14%) Financial Institution
7 25 (5.14%) Marketing
8 23 (4.73%) Investment Banking
9 16 (3.29%) Advertising
10 14 (2.88%) Electronics
11 12 (2.47%) Retail
12 10 (2.06%) Telecoms
13 6 (1.23%) Legal
14 4 (0.82%) French Language
14 4 (0.82%) German Language
14 4 (0.82%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.41%) Military
16 1 (0.21%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 238 (48.97%) Developer
2 86 (17.70%) Graduate
2 86 (17.70%) Software Developer
3 82 (16.87%) Junior
3 82 (16.87%) C++ Developer
4 63 (12.96%) Analyst
5 61 (12.55%) Junior Developer
6 60 (12.35%) Software Engineer
7 56 (11.52%) Java Developer
8 48 (9.88%) C# Developer
9 45 (9.26%) C++ Software Developer
10 31 (6.38%) Data Scientist
11 30 (6.17%) Senior Developer
12 25 (5.14%) Junior Software Developer
13 22 (4.53%) Quantitative Developer
13 22 (4.53%) Graduate Developer
14 20 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
14 20 (4.12%) Junior C++ Developer
15 19 (3.91%) Senior C++ Developer
16 18 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.70%) .NET
2 35 (7.20%) Web Services
3 25 (5.14%) Spring
4 22 (4.53%) WinForms
5 18 (3.70%) WPF
6 17 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 16 (3.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 14 (2.88%) OpenGL
8 14 (2.88%) SOAP
8 14 (2.88%) STL
8 14 (2.88%) Hibernate
8 14 (2.88%) Qt
9 13 (2.67%) OpenCL
9 13 (2.67%) HTML
10 12 (2.47%) RESTful
10 12 (2.47%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.26%) XML
12 8 (1.65%) REST
12 8 (1.65%) XML-RPC
12 8 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 417 (85.80%) Mathematics
2 380 (78.19%) Computer Science
3 116 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (17.70%) Algorithms
5 68 (13.99%) Hedge funds
6 61 (12.55%) Derivative
7 45 (9.26%) Statistics
8 43 (8.85%) Visualisation
9 30 (6.17%) Open Source
9 30 (6.17%) Chemistry
10 29 (5.97%) Fixed Income
11 25 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (4.73%) Economics
13 22 (4.53%) Data Structures
14 20 (4.12%) 3D Graphics
15 15 (3.09%) Equities
16 14 (2.88%) Management Information System
17 12 (2.47%) Credit Risk
18 11 (2.26%) User Experience
18 11 (2.26%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 83 (17.08%) Windows
2 52 (10.70%) Linux
3 48 (9.88%) UNIX
4 12 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.06%) Android
5 10 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.03%) HPUX
7 3 (0.62%) OpenWrt
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (22.84%) OO
2 106 (21.81%) Software Engineering
3 77 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (14.40%) Analytics
5 43 (8.85%) Multithreading
6 42 (8.64%) OOD
7 41 (8.44%) OOP
8 27 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 25 (5.14%) Machine Learning
10 23 (4.73%) UML
11 22 (4.53%) Mentoring
12 20 (4.12%) Scrum
13 19 (3.91%) Unit Testing
14 18 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (3.70%) MapReduce
15 17 (3.50%) TDD
16 16 (3.29%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (3.09%) Signal Processing
17 15 (3.09%) Risk Management
17 15 (3.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (40.74%) C++
2 185 (38.07%) Java
3 127 (26.13%) SQL
4 114 (23.46%) C#
5 98 (20.16%) Python
6 56 (11.52%) C
7 46 (9.47%) MATLAB
8 36 (7.41%) R
9 28 (5.76%) JavaScript
10 25 (5.14%) Perl
11 16 (3.29%) VBA
11 16 (3.29%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.47%) Fortran
13 11 (2.26%) Scala
13 11 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.26%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.85%) PHP
15 8 (1.65%) VBScript
15 8 (1.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 310 (63.79%) Degree
2 74 (15.23%) PhD
3 15 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.06%) OCP
5 10 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.82%) VCP4
7 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.62%) CCNA
8 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) CFA
9 1 (0.21%) CWNA
9 1 (0.21%) CIMA
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.02%) QA
2 8 (1.65%) Basel III
3 3 (0.62%) COBIT
4 2 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.44%) Firmware
3 7 (1.44%) HDFS
4 4 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.41%) Postfix
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (2.06%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.41%) Nagios
2 2 (0.41%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.41%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (7.82%) Oracle
2 27 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.88%) Tableau
4 10 (2.06%) Google
5 9 (1.85%) Citrix
6 7 (1.44%) Greenplum
6 7 (1.44%) DataSynapse
6 7 (1.44%) IBM
6 7 (1.44%) Sybase
6 7 (1.44%) Hortonworks
6 7 (1.44%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.44%) MapR
7 5 (1.03%) Perforce
7 5 (1.03%) VMware
7 5 (1.03%) Reuters
8 4 (0.82%) FactSet
8 4 (0.82%) Renesas
8 4 (0.82%) Facebook
8 4 (0.82%) Bloomberg
8 4 (0.82%) MathWorks
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