The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 244 241 241
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 4 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.058% 0.015% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.046% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 26
Average salary £35,000 £100,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +238.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £100,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £100,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2298 2174 2588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.34% 32.93% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1739 2221
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Physics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Physics Salary Trend in the North West

Physics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in the North West

Physics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Manchester - 3 £32,500 - 5
Lancashire -5 1 £60,000 -40.00%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (96.97%) Mathematics
2 30 (90.91%) Degree
3 23 (69.70%) Computer Science
4 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (42.42%) C#
6 13 (39.39%) HTML
6 13 (39.39%) VB.NET
6 13 (39.39%) .NET
6 13 (39.39%) ADO.NET
6 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 13 (39.39%) OO
6 13 (39.39%) OOD
6 13 (39.39%) NUnit
6 13 (39.39%) WCF
6 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
6 13 (39.39%) LINQ
6 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (39.39%) Moq
6 13 (39.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (33.33%) WPF
7 11 (33.33%) MVC
7 11 (33.33%) WinForms
8 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
9 9 (27.27%) Java EE
9 9 (27.27%) JSON
9 9 (27.27%) Relational Database

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (27.27%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) WebTrends
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 9 (27.27%) OLTP
3 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) NUnit
1 13 (39.39%) Moq
2 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) PVCS
General
1 9 (27.27%) Games
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.06%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
1 13 (39.39%) .NET Developer
1 13 (39.39%) C# Developer
1 13 (39.39%) Software Developer
1 13 (39.39%) C# Software Developer
1 13 (39.39%) C# .NET Developer
1 13 (39.39%) .NET Software Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Software Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Software Integration Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Web Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Web Analytics Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
1 13 (39.39%) ADO.NET
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
1 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
1 13 (39.39%) WCF
1 13 (39.39%) LINQ
1 13 (39.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 11 (33.33%) WinForms
2 11 (33.33%) WPF
3 9 (27.27%) Java EE
3 9 (27.27%) JSON
3 9 (27.27%) Servlets
3 9 (27.27%) SOAP
3 9 (27.27%) XML
3 9 (27.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (96.97%) Mathematics
2 23 (69.70%) Computer Science
3 9 (27.27%) Online Games
4 7 (21.21%) Economics
5 6 (18.18%) Statistics
6 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
7 3 (9.09%) Data Extraction
7 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
8 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
8 2 (6.06%) Human Factors
9 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
9 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) OOD
2 13 (39.39%) OO
2 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
3 11 (33.33%) MVC
4 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) Game Development
6 6 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.09%) CHAID
8 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) SEO
8 3 (9.09%) Validation
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Econometrics
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) VB.NET
3 9 (27.27%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.03%) R
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (90.91%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) ClickTale
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