The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 172 172 186
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Physics 8 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.35% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 1.07% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 4
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Physics
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1324 1312 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.03% 32.73% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 999 1108
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Physics
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Manchester region.

Physics Salary Trend in Manchester

Physics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Manchester

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (93.33%) Degree
1 28 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (63.33%) Mathematics
3 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
4 16 (53.33%) C++
5 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 11 (36.67%) DCOM
7 10 (33.33%) Games
8 9 (30.00%) Java
9 8 (26.67%) Law
9 8 (26.67%) OpenGL
9 8 (26.67%) DirectX
10 7 (23.33%) Animation
10 7 (23.33%) C
10 7 (23.33%) C#
10 7 (23.33%) OO
10 7 (23.33%) Game Development
11 5 (16.67%) Electronics
11 5 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (16.67%) Windows
11 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
12 4 (13.33%) HTML
12 4 (13.33%) .NET
12 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
13 3 (10.00%) Scala
13 3 (10.00%) OCaml
13 3 (10.00%) Facebook
13 3 (10.00%) Facebook Platform
13 3 (10.00%) Twitter

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.00%) Facebook Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) OLTP
1 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) PVCS
General
1 10 (33.33%) Games
2 8 (26.67%) Law
3 5 (16.67%) Electronics
4 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (10.00%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Project Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) DCOM
2 8 (26.67%) OpenGL
2 8 (26.67%) DirectX
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 3 (10.00%) Servlets
4 3 (10.00%) SOAP
4 3 (10.00%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) WSDL
4 3 (10.00%) Java EE
4 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 19 (63.33%) Mathematics
3 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (23.33%) Animation
5 5 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (10.00%) Online Games
7 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) Game Development
3 3 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (10.00%) Functional Programming
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) UML
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.67%) Communications Security
4 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
4 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C++
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) C
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) Lisp
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) Haskell
4 3 (10.00%) Erlang
4 3 (10.00%) OCaml
4 3 (10.00%) Scala
4 3 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.67%) ANSI C
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Facebook
2 3 (10.00%) Twitter
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
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