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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 294 347 315
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -32
Permanent jobs citing Physics 413 338 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.73% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 1.65% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 374 271 324
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -7 80 £52,000 -9.56% 14
Teddington -4 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Croydon - 7 £47,500 -
Twickenham - 6 £47,500 -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Canary Wharf 0 2 £67,500 -28.94%
Chessington -5 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Barnet - 1 £25,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £20,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £39,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 686 (94.23%) Mathematics
2 543 (74.59%) Computer Science
3 493 (67.72%) Degree
4 329 (45.19%) Finance
5 263 (36.13%) SQL
6 227 (31.18%) Java
7 224 (30.77%) C++
8 211 (28.98%) Analytical Skills
9 169 (23.21%) OO
10 155 (21.29%) Python
11 147 (20.19%) C#
12 141 (19.37%) Analytics
13 114 (15.66%) PhD
13 114 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
14 106 (14.56%) Algorithms
15 100 (13.74%) Statistics
16 97 (13.32%) Software Engineering
17 85 (11.68%) JavaScript
18 84 (11.54%) Banking
19 82 (11.26%) Linux
20 81 (11.13%) Front Office
21 76 (10.44%) OOP
22 71 (9.75%) R
23 70 (9.62%) SQL Server
24 67 (9.20%) Derivative
25 65 (8.93%) Multithreading
26 61 (8.38%) HTML
27 59 (8.10%) CSS
28 58 (7.97%) Big Data
29 57 (7.83%) Hedge funds

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (7.01%) SAS
2 13 (1.79%) JBoss
3 12 (1.65%) Apache Pig
4 8 (1.10%) Apache Spark
5 6 (0.82%) CMS
6 5 (0.69%) Apache
6 5 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.55%) Node.js
8 3 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.14%) WordPress
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 46 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.88%) MS Office
3 16 (2.20%) SPSS
4 6 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.69%) S-PLUS
5 5 (0.69%) Maya
6 4 (0.55%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.55%) CPLEX
7 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.41%) Stata
8 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.14%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Endur
2 2 (0.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.61%) Heroku
2 19 (2.61%) Google Analytics
3 12 (1.65%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.82%) SaaS
5 3 (0.41%) GitHub
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.47%) Internet
2 6 (0.82%) Broadband
2 6 (0.82%) Ethernet
2 6 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.69%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.69%) VoIP
3 5 (0.69%) HTTP
4 2 (0.27%) Firewall
4 2 (0.27%) Wireless
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) DVB
5 1 (0.14%) FTP
5 1 (0.14%) SSL
5 1 (0.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 58 (7.97%) Big Data
3 43 (5.91%) Data Mining
4 34 (4.67%) MySQL
4 34 (4.67%) Hadoop
5 23 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.65%) Apache Hive
8 10 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.69%) KDB
10 5 (0.69%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.69%) OLAP
11 4 (0.55%) DB2
11 4 (0.55%) MS Access
11 4 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.55%) Mahout
12 3 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 27 (3.71%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.75%) Maven
3 15 (2.06%) Subversion
4 12 (1.65%) Cucumber
4 12 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.51%) JIRA
6 7 (0.96%) Selenium
7 5 (0.69%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.69%) Ant
8 4 (0.55%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.41%) Gradle
9 3 (0.41%) JUnit
9 3 (0.41%) Xcode
10 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.27%) Appium
10 2 (0.27%) Calabash
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 329 (45.19%) Finance
2 84 (11.54%) Banking
3 81 (11.13%) Front Office
4 49 (6.73%) Automotive
5 45 (6.18%) Marketing
6 44 (6.04%) Aerospace
7 42 (5.77%) Retail
8 19 (2.61%) Investment Banking
9 18 (2.47%) Games
10 16 (2.20%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.79%) Military
12 9 (1.24%) Electronics
13 7 (0.96%) Legal
14 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.41%) Law
16 3 (0.41%) Advertising
17 2 (0.27%) Publishing
17 2 (0.27%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.27%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 316 (43.41%) Developer
2 179 (24.59%) Analyst
3 151 (20.74%) Graduate
4 89 (12.23%) Junior
5 77 (10.58%) C++ Developer
6 76 (10.44%) Data Scientist
7 74 (10.16%) Software Developer
8 57 (7.83%) Junior Developer
9 50 (6.87%) Senior Developer
10 46 (6.32%) Java Developer
11 45 (6.18%) C++ Software Developer
12 40 (5.49%) Software Engineer
13 32 (4.40%) C# Developer
14 30 (4.12%) Consultant
15 29 (3.98%) Data Analyst
15 29 (3.98%) Senior C++ Developer
16 27 (3.71%) Senior Software Developer
17 22 (3.02%) Fraud Analyst
17 22 (3.02%) Web Developer
18 21 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (8.38%) HTML
2 59 (8.10%) CSS
3 50 (6.87%) .NET
4 42 (5.77%) jQuery
5 34 (4.67%) Qt
6 26 (3.57%) WPF
7 25 (3.43%) Spring
8 22 (3.02%) OpenGL
8 22 (3.02%) XML
9 18 (2.47%) Web Services
10 14 (1.92%) ASP.NET
11 13 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (1.65%) RESTful
12 12 (1.65%) Sass
13 11 (1.51%) HTML5
13 11 (1.51%) REST
14 10 (1.37%) Symfony
14 10 (1.37%) Hibernate
15 9 (1.24%) WinForms
15 9 (1.24%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 686 (94.23%) Mathematics
2 543 (74.59%) Computer Science
3 211 (28.98%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (14.56%) Algorithms
5 100 (13.74%) Statistics
6 67 (9.20%) Derivative
7 57 (7.83%) Hedge funds
8 52 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 35 (4.81%) Economics
10 28 (3.85%) CUDA
11 27 (3.71%) Data Structures
12 26 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
13 25 (3.43%) Visualisation
14 24 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
15 23 (3.16%) User Experience
16 20 (2.75%) Fixed Income
17 17 (2.34%) Equities
17 17 (2.34%) Artificial Intelligence
18 12 (1.65%) Applied Mathematics
19 11 (1.51%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 82 (11.26%) Linux
2 45 (6.18%) Windows
3 42 (5.77%) UNIX
4 14 (1.92%) Android
5 9 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.55%) HPUX
8 2 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Debian
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (23.21%) OO
2 141 (19.37%) Analytics
3 114 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (13.32%) Software Engineering
5 76 (10.44%) OOP
6 65 (8.93%) Multithreading
7 54 (7.42%) Data Analysis
8 47 (6.46%) Machine Learning
9 41 (5.63%) TDD
10 37 (5.08%) OOD
11 33 (4.53%) Risk Management
12 31 (4.26%) E-Commerce
13 26 (3.57%) Web Development
14 25 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (3.30%) MVC
15 24 (3.30%) SDLC
16 22 (3.02%) Asset Management
16 22 (3.02%) Data Analytics
17 21 (2.88%) Low Latency
17 21 (2.88%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 263 (36.13%) SQL
2 227 (31.18%) Java
3 224 (30.77%) C++
4 155 (21.29%) Python
5 147 (20.19%) C#
6 85 (11.68%) JavaScript
7 71 (9.75%) R
8 55 (7.55%) Ruby
9 50 (6.87%) C
10 43 (5.91%) MATLAB
11 42 (5.77%) VBA
12 34 (4.67%) PHP
13 25 (3.43%) Scala
14 21 (2.88%) Perl
15 17 (2.34%) Shell Script
16 15 (2.06%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.79%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.79%) F#
18 12 (1.65%) CoffeeScript
18 12 (1.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 493 (67.72%) Degree
2 114 (15.66%) PhD
3 9 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.69%) CCNA
5 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.55%) ISEB
6 4 (0.55%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) PMP
9 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.55%) QA
2 9 (1.24%) FATCA
3 2 (0.27%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.27%) Basel III
3 2 (0.27%) Basel II
4 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.41%) Firmware
2 3 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) SCCM
1 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.14%) Nagios
3 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 51 (7.01%) Oracle
2 48 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 35 (4.81%) Google
4 14 (1.92%) Facebook
5 11 (1.51%) Tableau
5 11 (1.51%) Sybase
6 10 (1.37%) Cisco
6 10 (1.37%) Twitter
7 7 (0.96%) webMethods
8 6 (0.82%) IBM
8 6 (0.82%) Zend
8 6 (0.82%) Triple Point
9 4 (0.55%) Adobe
9 4 (0.55%) VMware
10 3 (0.41%) NetApp
10 3 (0.41%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.41%) Maxymiser
10 3 (0.41%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.27%) Omniture
11 2 (0.27%) Coremetrics
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £75 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Health, Vision & Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Blue Glue
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 100,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £65k (multiple roles) + options
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP Negotiable on experience +bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Shares + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago