The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 77 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing Physics 3 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.39% 2.72% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 9.09% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 3
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
274 187 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.96% 29.92% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 203 153 162
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,274 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Physics
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Physics Salary Trend in the North East

Physics
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Tyne and Wear -33 3 £30,000 -29.41%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (78.57%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) C
6 5 (35.71%) ERP
6 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
6 5 (35.71%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) F5
6 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
7 3 (21.43%) CruiseControl
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (14.29%) Web Design
8 2 (14.29%) PhD
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
8 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 2 (14.29%) CUDA
9 1 (7.14%) HTML5

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 3 (21.43%) CruiseControl
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Graduate
2 10 (71.43%) Software Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Graduate Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) CUDA
3 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) ERP
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) F5