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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 251 236 238
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Physics 4 1 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.015% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.044% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 34
Average salary £35,000 £100,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +238.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,625 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2486 2248 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.62% 33.06% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 1814 2249
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £50,000 £50,450
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 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
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire -1 1 £60,000 -40.00%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 40 (97.56%) Mathematics
2 36 (87.80%) Degree
3 26 (63.41%) Computer Science
4 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
4 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (39.02%) NUnit
5 16 (39.02%) WinForms
5 16 (39.02%) MVC
5 16 (39.02%) ADO.NET
5 16 (39.02%) CSS
5 16 (39.02%) C#
5 16 (39.02%) HTML
5 16 (39.02%) VB.NET
5 16 (39.02%) .NET
5 16 (39.02%) OO
5 16 (39.02%) OOD
5 16 (39.02%) WCF
5 16 (39.02%) WPF
5 16 (39.02%) LINQ
5 16 (39.02%) Unit Testing
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (39.02%) Moq
5 16 (39.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (24.39%) Economics
7 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.95%) Project Management
7 9 (21.95%) Games

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (21.95%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) WebTrends
1 3 (7.32%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.95%) OLTP
3 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) NUnit
1 16 (39.02%) Moq
2 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (21.95%) Games
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Software Developer
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
1 16 (39.02%) .NET Developer
1 16 (39.02%) C# Developer
1 16 (39.02%) C# Software Developer
1 16 (39.02%) C# .NET Developer
1 16 (39.02%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Software Integration Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Web Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Web Analytics Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) HTML
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
1 16 (39.02%) ADO.NET
1 16 (39.02%) CSS
1 16 (39.02%) WinForms
1 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
1 16 (39.02%) WCF
1 16 (39.02%) WPF
1 16 (39.02%) LINQ
1 16 (39.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 9 (21.95%) Java EE
2 9 (21.95%) JSON
2 9 (21.95%) Servlets
2 9 (21.95%) SOAP
2 9 (21.95%) XML
2 9 (21.95%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (97.56%) Mathematics
2 26 (63.41%) Computer Science
3 10 (24.39%) Economics
4 9 (21.95%) Online Games
5 8 (19.51%) Statistics
5 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.20%) Credit Risk
6 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction
7 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
8 2 (4.88%) SWIFT
8 2 (4.88%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) UNIX
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) MVC
2 16 (39.02%) OO
2 16 (39.02%) OOD
2 16 (39.02%) Unit Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Game Development
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) Analytics
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
5 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.20%) FMECA
5 5 (12.20%) CHAID
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Validation
5 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) C#
1 16 (39.02%) VB.NET
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 7 (17.07%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) VBA
4 2 (4.88%) R
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) ClickTale
3 1 (2.44%) RapidMiner
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