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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 353 291 331
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +40
Permanent jobs citing Physics 309 431 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.95% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 2.06% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 271 378 323
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 £82,500 £89,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
19566 20904 22285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.33% 45.98% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16064 17216 18744
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £84,500
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 31 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 31 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 -63 61 £46,250 -22.91% 9
Chessington - 8 £26,000 -
Surbiton - 8 £26,000 -
Orpington -4 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Teddington -5 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Greenford - 3 - - 1
Ealing - 3 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 580 (87.88%) Mathematics
2 455 (68.94%) Computer Science
3 349 (52.88%) Degree
4 277 (41.97%) Finance
5 264 (40.00%) C++
5 264 (40.00%) Java
6 163 (24.70%) PhD
6 163 (24.70%) Analytical Skills
7 155 (23.48%) SQL
8 143 (21.67%) C#
9 137 (20.76%) OO
10 134 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
11 133 (20.15%) Python
12 128 (19.39%) Software Engineering
13 120 (18.18%) Analytics
14 115 (17.42%) Algorithms
15 110 (16.67%) Windows
16 97 (14.70%) Front Office
17 91 (13.79%) Linux
18 87 (13.18%) Banking
19 86 (13.03%) Hedge funds
20 77 (11.67%) R
21 75 (11.36%) Derivative
22 73 (11.06%) MATLAB
23 72 (10.91%) .NET
24 67 (10.15%) UNIX
25 66 (10.00%) Multithreading
26 61 (9.24%) C
27 58 (8.79%) Hadoop
28 57 (8.64%) Big Data

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (3.18%) SAS
2 12 (1.82%) Apache Pig
3 8 (1.21%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.45%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.30%) Confluence
5 2 (0.30%) Lync
5 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.30%) Apache
5 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.03%) SPSS
3 11 (1.67%) CPLEX
4 4 (0.61%) NASTRAN
4 4 (0.61%) Stata
5 3 (0.45%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (2.42%) Google Analytics
2 14 (2.12%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.21%) SaaS
2 6 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.82%) Internet
2 9 (1.36%) Intranet
3 8 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.06%) VPN
5 6 (0.91%) SAN
6 4 (0.61%) VoIP
7 3 (0.45%) LDAP
7 3 (0.45%) FTP
7 3 (0.45%) Firewall
7 3 (0.45%) NAS
8 2 (0.30%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.30%) Multicast
8 2 (0.30%) STUN
8 2 (0.30%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.30%) SNMP
8 2 (0.30%) BGP
8 2 (0.30%) DVB
8 2 (0.30%) SS7
8 2 (0.30%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.79%) Hadoop
2 57 (8.64%) Big Data
3 36 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 30 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.09%) Mahout
6 14 (2.12%) Data Mining
7 11 (1.67%) MySQL
8 10 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.06%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.91%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.76%) HBase
12 5 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.24%) JIRA
3 26 (3.94%) Subversion
4 23 (3.48%) Maven
5 17 (2.58%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.82%) Mercurial
7 9 (1.36%) Ant
8 6 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.76%) Selenium
9 5 (0.76%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.61%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.61%) GCC
10 4 (0.61%) GDB
10 4 (0.61%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (0.61%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.45%) NUnit
11 3 (0.45%) ClearCase
11 3 (0.45%) JUnit
11 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 277 (41.97%) Finance
2 97 (14.70%) Front Office
3 87 (13.18%) Banking
4 46 (6.97%) Games
5 41 (6.21%) Financial Institution
6 35 (5.30%) Investment Banking
7 29 (4.39%) Marketing
8 20 (3.03%) Aerospace
9 17 (2.58%) Electronics
10 16 (2.42%) Legal
10 16 (2.42%) Retail
10 16 (2.42%) Advertising
11 12 (1.82%) Automotive
12 6 (0.91%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.61%) Billing
14 4 (0.61%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 302 (45.76%) Developer
2 126 (19.09%) Analyst
3 99 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 77 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 73 (11.06%) Graduate
6 70 (10.61%) Software Engineer
7 66 (10.00%) Junior
8 59 (8.94%) Junior Developer
9 55 (8.33%) Data Scientist
10 51 (7.73%) Software Developer
11 47 (7.12%) Quantitative Developer
12 40 (6.06%) Business Analyst
13 39 (5.91%) C# Developer
14 35 (5.30%) C++ Software Engineer
15 31 (4.70%) Senior Developer
15 31 (4.70%) C++ Software Developer
16 30 (4.55%) Statistician
17 27 (4.09%) Research Engineer
17 27 (4.09%) C++ Quantitative Developer
18 23 (3.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (10.91%) .NET
2 37 (5.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 36 (5.45%) HTML
4 35 (5.30%) OpenGL
4 35 (5.30%) Qt
4 35 (5.30%) OpenCL
5 31 (4.70%) Spring
6 27 (4.09%) Cascading
7 24 (3.64%) ASP.NET
8 23 (3.48%) CSS
8 23 (3.48%) WinForms
9 22 (3.33%) STL
10 19 (2.88%) WPF
11 18 (2.73%) Hibernate
11 18 (2.73%) MFC
12 17 (2.58%) XML
13 16 (2.42%) SOAP
13 16 (2.42%) J2EE
14 14 (2.12%) Web Services
15 12 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 580 (87.88%) Mathematics
2 455 (68.94%) Computer Science
3 163 (24.70%) Analytical Skills
4 115 (17.42%) Algorithms
5 86 (13.03%) Hedge funds
6 75 (11.36%) Derivative
7 56 (8.48%) Statistics
7 56 (8.48%) Economics
8 51 (7.73%) Fixed Income
9 46 (6.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 44 (6.67%) Visualisation
11 37 (5.61%) 3D Graphics
12 28 (4.24%) Open Source
13 26 (3.94%) Digital Media
13 26 (3.94%) Equities
14 23 (3.48%) Artificial Intelligence
14 23 (3.48%) Chemistry
15 22 (3.33%) Data Structures
16 18 (2.73%) CUDA
17 17 (2.58%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 110 (16.67%) Windows
2 91 (13.79%) Linux
3 67 (10.15%) UNIX
4 10 (1.52%) Solaris
5 6 (0.91%) Android
6 5 (0.76%) Debian
6 5 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.76%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.30%) CentOS
9 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (20.76%) OO
2 134 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (19.39%) Software Engineering
4 120 (18.18%) Analytics
5 66 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 53 (8.03%) Project Management
7 41 (6.21%) OOD
8 39 (5.91%) Data Analysis
9 37 (5.61%) TDD
10 34 (5.15%) MapReduce
11 27 (4.09%) Information Retrieval
12 26 (3.94%) Monte Carlo Method
12 26 (3.94%) Mentoring
13 25 (3.79%) Data Analytics
14 24 (3.64%) MVC
15 23 (3.48%) OOP
16 22 (3.33%) Risk Management
16 22 (3.33%) Business Analysis
17 21 (3.18%) Machine Learning
17 21 (3.18%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 264 (40.00%) C++
1 264 (40.00%) Java
2 155 (23.48%) SQL
3 143 (21.67%) C#
4 133 (20.15%) Python
5 77 (11.67%) R
6 73 (11.06%) MATLAB
7 61 (9.24%) C
8 50 (7.58%) JavaScript
9 45 (6.82%) Scala
10 41 (6.21%) Perl
11 31 (4.70%) Bash Shell
11 31 (4.70%) VBA
12 22 (3.33%) PowerShell
13 19 (2.88%) Ruby
14 13 (1.97%) Clojure
15 11 (1.67%) Fortran
15 11 (1.67%) VBScript
16 9 (1.36%) Assembly Language
17 8 (1.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 349 (52.88%) Degree
2 163 (24.70%) PhD
3 7 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.45%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) ISEB
6 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.58%) QA
2 8 (1.21%) Basel III
3 2 (0.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) COBIT
4 1 (0.15%) MiFID
4 1 (0.15%) EMIR
4 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.15%) UCITS
System Software
1 10 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.30%) Postfix
5 2 (0.30%) HDFS
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.45%) Puppet
1 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.30%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.30%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.30%) Nagios
3 1 (0.15%) SCCM
3 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (3.48%) DataSynapse
2 22 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (2.58%) Google
4 16 (2.42%) Adobe
4 16 (2.42%) Oracle
5 14 (2.12%) Murex
6 7 (1.06%) Citrix
6 7 (1.06%) VMware
7 6 (0.91%) Sybase
8 5 (0.76%) Perforce
9 4 (0.61%) FactSet
9 4 (0.61%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.61%) MathWorks
9 4 (0.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.45%) Dell
10 3 (0.45%) EMC
10 3 (0.45%) Brocade
11 2 (0.30%) Netezza
11 2 (0.30%) Autodesk
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
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