The first 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 30 July 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 52 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Physics 18 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 2.21% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.33% 10.20% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 3
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
216 147 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 26.15% 21.68% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 146 114 140
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Physics
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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 -4 13 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Northumberland - 5 £21,000 -
Durham - 1 £30,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 31 (96.88%) Computer Science
3 26 (81.25%) Degree
4 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (56.25%) C++
5 18 (56.25%) OO
6 16 (50.00%) Java
7 11 (34.38%) C#
8 9 (28.13%) TDD
8 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
8 9 (28.13%) .NET
8 9 (28.13%) GIS
8 9 (28.13%) Games
9 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 7 (21.88%) Web Development
9 7 (21.88%) WCF
9 7 (21.88%) WPF
10 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 6 (18.75%) CruiseControl
10 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.75%) JIRA
10 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
10 6 (18.75%) JUnit
11 5 (15.63%) VB
11 5 (15.63%) ERP
11 5 (15.63%) C
11 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
11 5 (15.63%) QA
11 5 (15.63%) F5
11 5 (15.63%) Relational Database

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (15.63%) RDBMS
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) CruiseControl
1 6 (18.75%) JIRA
1 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 6 (18.75%) JUnit
General
1 9 (28.13%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Graduate
3 11 (34.38%) Graduate Developer
4 9 (28.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 9 (28.13%) C++ Developer
4 9 (28.13%) C# Developer
4 9 (28.13%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Agile .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Agile C# Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Graduate Java Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Junior Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) WCF
2 7 (21.88%) WPF
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 31 (96.88%) Computer Science
3 9 (28.13%) GIS
4 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) VB
4 5 (15.63%) C
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) F5
Washington Newcastle Sunderland
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £22.5k + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Washington Newcastle Sunderland
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Tyne & Wear
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago