The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 322 326 337
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 405 323 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 1.84% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 334 277 357
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19305 17585 22010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.90% 38.69% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 14347 18924
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Physics
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 109 £65,000 +116.66% 13
Teddington +2 10 £50,000 +17.64%
Twickenham +1 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Ealing - 2 £41,500 -
Bexleyheath - 1 £52,500 -
Greenford - 1 £38,500 -
Orpington - 1 £52,500 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 671 (87.94%) Mathematics
2 572 (74.97%) Computer Science
3 476 (62.39%) Degree
4 344 (45.09%) Java
5 338 (44.30%) Finance
6 255 (33.42%) C++
7 218 (28.57%) Python
8 195 (25.56%) SQL
9 194 (25.43%) OO
10 184 (24.12%) C#
10 184 (24.12%) PhD
11 147 (19.27%) Software Engineering
12 141 (18.48%) Statistics
13 117 (15.33%) Front Office
14 102 (13.37%) .NET
15 101 (13.24%) Analytics
16 95 (12.45%) Linux
17 94 (12.32%) R
18 79 (10.35%) SQL Server
19 73 (9.57%) MS Excel
19 73 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 70 (9.17%) Multithreading
21 69 (9.04%) Banking
22 68 (8.91%) Microsoft
23 67 (8.78%) Big Data
24 64 (8.39%) Project Management
25 62 (8.13%) Fixed Income
25 62 (8.13%) Oracle
26 61 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
27 59 (7.73%) Algorithmic Trading

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (3.54%) SAS
2 9 (1.18%) Tornado
3 6 (0.79%) Apache Pig
3 6 (0.79%) Zope
3 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.39%) CloudStack
5 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.26%) CMS
6 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.26%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.13%) WordPress
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.62%) SPSS
3 12 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.05%) MS Office
4 8 (1.05%) Doxygen
5 5 (0.66%) S-PLUS
5 5 (0.66%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.66%) Stata
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 27 (3.54%) Front Arena
2 12 (1.57%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.79%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.66%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.39%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.39%) Summit
5 3 (0.39%) Misys Midas
5 3 (0.39%) Misys Opics
5 3 (0.39%) Findur
5 3 (0.39%) Finacle
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.39%) IaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.36%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.10%) Internet
3 10 (1.31%) MPLS
3 10 (1.31%) VPN
3 10 (1.31%) VPLS
4 7 (0.92%) VoIP
4 7 (0.92%) WAN
5 6 (0.79%) xDSL
5 6 (0.79%) Firewall
5 6 (0.79%) IPsec
5 6 (0.79%) DWDM
5 6 (0.79%) DVB
5 6 (0.79%) Broadband
5 6 (0.79%) SDH
5 6 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 6 (0.79%) SSL
6 4 (0.52%) Junos
6 4 (0.52%) RSVP
6 4 (0.52%) BGP
6 4 (0.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.35%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.78%) Big Data
3 56 (7.34%) Hadoop
4 54 (7.08%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.06%) MySQL
6 26 (3.41%) NoSQL
7 24 (3.15%) Data Mining
8 22 (2.88%) Mahout
9 21 (2.75%) Apache Hive
10 18 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.83%) Text Mining
13 13 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (1.44%) MongoDB
15 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.79%) HBase
16 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (5.24%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.10%) Eclipse
3 14 (1.83%) JUnit
3 14 (1.83%) Maven
4 13 (1.70%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (1.57%) Moq
5 12 (1.57%) MSTest
5 12 (1.57%) NUnit
6 9 (1.18%) JIRA
7 7 (0.92%) Selenium
7 7 (0.92%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.92%) GCC
7 7 (0.92%) GDB
8 6 (0.79%) Hudson
8 6 (0.79%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.79%) Subversion
9 5 (0.66%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.66%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 338 (44.30%) Finance
2 117 (15.33%) Front Office
3 69 (9.04%) Banking
4 59 (7.73%) Games
5 53 (6.95%) Marketing
6 30 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 30 (3.93%) Advertising
7 26 (3.41%) Electronics
8 19 (2.49%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.23%) Legal
10 15 (1.97%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.44%) Retail
12 7 (0.92%) International Banking
13 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.52%) Back Office
14 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.39%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.26%) Publishing
16 2 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
16 2 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 412 (54.00%) Developer
2 162 (21.23%) Analyst
3 129 (16.91%) Java Developer
4 108 (14.15%) Graduate
5 82 (10.75%) Python Developer
6 81 (10.62%) C++ Developer
7 69 (9.04%) Software Developer
8 56 (7.34%) C# Developer
9 52 (6.82%) Business Analyst
10 47 (6.16%) Senior Developer
11 45 (5.90%) Junior
11 45 (5.90%) C++ Software Developer
12 40 (5.24%) Graduate Developer
13 35 (4.59%) Software Engineer
13 35 (4.59%) Programmer
14 34 (4.46%) Data Scientist
15 30 (3.93%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (3.54%) Junior Developer
17 24 (3.15%) Consultant
18 23 (3.01%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (13.37%) .NET
2 51 (6.68%) XML
3 41 (5.37%) .NET Framework
4 37 (4.85%) STL
5 32 (4.19%) MapReduce
6 31 (4.06%) ASP.NET
6 31 (4.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 30 (3.93%) HTML
8 28 (3.67%) XSLT
9 24 (3.15%) CSS
10 18 (2.36%) HTML5
10 18 (2.36%) Spring
11 17 (2.23%) JSON
11 17 (2.23%) WCF
11 17 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (2.10%) REST
12 16 (2.10%) CSS3
13 15 (1.97%) NumPy
14 14 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 671 (87.94%) Mathematics
2 572 (74.97%) Computer Science
3 141 (18.48%) Statistics
4 73 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 62 (8.13%) Fixed Income
6 59 (7.73%) Equities
6 59 (7.73%) Hedge funds
7 55 (7.21%) Visualisation
8 43 (5.64%) Derivative
9 36 (4.72%) Machine Learning
10 34 (4.46%) Economics
11 28 (3.67%) GIS
12 26 (3.41%) Open Source
13 20 (2.62%) Biology
14 17 (2.23%) Chemistry
15 15 (1.97%) Grid Computing
16 14 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.83%) 3D Graphics
17 11 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
18 10 (1.31%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 95 (12.45%) Linux
2 59 (7.73%) Windows
3 52 (6.82%) UNIX
4 6 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.79%) Android
5 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (25.43%) OO
2 147 (19.27%) Software Engineering
3 101 (13.24%) Analytics
4 70 (9.17%) Multithreading
5 64 (8.39%) Project Management
6 61 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (7.73%) Algorithmic Trading
8 51 (6.68%) Risk Management
9 48 (6.29%) OOD
9 48 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (4.98%) Asset Management
10 38 (4.98%) Low Latency
11 34 (4.46%) Electronic Trading
12 32 (4.19%) TDD
12 32 (4.19%) CRM
13 31 (4.06%) Scrum
13 31 (4.06%) Data Analysis
14 30 (3.93%) Workflow
14 30 (3.93%) UML
15 26 (3.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 344 (45.09%) Java
2 255 (33.42%) C++
3 218 (28.57%) Python
4 195 (25.56%) SQL
5 184 (24.12%) C#
6 94 (12.32%) R
7 56 (7.34%) MATLAB
7 56 (7.34%) C
8 52 (6.82%) Perl
9 51 (6.68%) VBA
10 45 (5.90%) Scala
10 45 (5.90%) Bash Shell
11 27 (3.54%) JavaScript
12 21 (2.75%) PHP
13 16 (2.10%) VB
14 13 (1.70%) Erlang
15 10 (1.31%) Ruby
16 6 (0.79%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 476 (62.39%) Degree
2 184 (24.12%) PhD
3 6 (0.79%) CISSP
3 6 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.79%) CCNA
4 4 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) ISEB
5 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.13%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (0.92%) QA
3 4 (0.52%) COREP
3 4 (0.52%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
1 3 (0.39%) Xen
1 3 (0.39%) KVM
1 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (0.39%) vCloud
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.13%) Oracle
3 28 (3.67%) SunGard
3 28 (3.67%) DevExpress
4 25 (3.28%) Google
5 19 (2.49%) Facebook
6 18 (2.36%) Cisco
7 15 (1.97%) Twitter
8 10 (1.31%) Tableau
9 8 (1.05%) Business Objects
10 6 (0.79%) IBM
10 6 (0.79%) Adobe
11 5 (0.66%) Omniture
11 5 (0.66%) SAP
11 5 (0.66%) Reuters
11 5 (0.66%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.52%) VMware
12 4 (0.52%) Juniper
12 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.39%) Murex
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