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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 55 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.11% 4.98% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.92% 23.33% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 9
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Physics
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
171 60 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.08% 21.35% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 126 51 142
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Physics
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Physics Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Physics
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Physics
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (100.00%) PhD
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) 3D Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) HLSL
2 4 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (66.67%) DirectX
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) CUDA
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graphics Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 4 (66.67%) DirectX
1 4 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) CUDA
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) 3D Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HLSL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PhD
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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