The table below looks at the statistics for Physics skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
England / North West
Rank 188 203 248
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +45
Permanent jobs citing Physics 63 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.51% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 15 9
Median salary £53,573 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,372 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,554 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5357 4908 6020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 89.99% 88.04% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4464 4075 5038
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 50 £53,573 -
Manchester -32 12 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Cheshire +11 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Physics.

1 50 (59.52%) Human Factors
2 27 (32.14%) Mathematics
3 21 (25.00%) SQL
4 20 (23.81%) Degree
5 17 (20.24%) Information Security
6 16 (19.05%) Change Management
7 15 (17.86%) C++
8 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
10 12 (14.29%) Machine Learning
11 11 (13.10%) Python
12 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
12 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.90%) Windows
12 10 (11.90%) OO
12 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
12 10 (11.90%) Games
12 10 (11.90%) R
12 10 (11.90%) Analytics
13 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (10.71%) Network Security
13 9 (10.71%) VMware
13 9 (10.71%) Programme Management
13 9 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
13 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (10.71%) ITIL
13 9 (10.71%) Citrix
13 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (10.71%) Cisco

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.52%) MS Office
3 4 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Firewall
1 9 (10.71%) Network Security
2 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.38%) RS-232
2 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 5 (5.95%) Big Data
5 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Blend
1 2 (2.38%) MSI
1 2 (2.38%) MSTest
1 2 (2.38%) NuGet
1 2 (2.38%) NUnit
1 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.38%) WiX
General
1 10 (11.90%) Games
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 7 (8.33%) Electronics
4 6 (7.14%) Multimedia
5 4 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.62%) Analyst
2 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Data Scientist
3 10 (11.90%) Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Network Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Network Security Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Head of Programme Management
5 8 (9.52%) Head of Programme Office
5 8 (9.52%) IT Security Officer
5 8 (9.52%) Junior
5 8 (9.52%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Junior Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.52%) Security Officer
5 8 (9.52%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) DirectX
1 9 (10.71%) OpenGL
2 5 (5.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (2.38%) .NET Compact Framework
4 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.38%) COM
4 2 (2.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.38%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (2.38%) LINQ
4 2 (2.38%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (2.38%) NHibernate
4 2 (2.38%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.38%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (2.38%) WCF
4 2 (2.38%) Web Services
4 2 (2.38%) WPF
4 2 (2.38%) XML
4 2 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 8 (9.52%) Animation
3 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.38%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 2 (2.38%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Windows XP
3 4 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.38%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (59.52%) Human Factors
2 27 (32.14%) Mathematics
3 17 (20.24%) Information Security
4 16 (19.05%) Change Management
5 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 10 (11.90%) Analytics
7 10 (11.90%) OO
8 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (10.71%) ITIL
8 9 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 9 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.52%) Content Development
9 8 (9.52%) Data Architecture
9 8 (9.52%) Game Development
9 8 (9.52%) Information Governance
9 8 (9.52%) Statistics
9 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) SQL
2 15 (17.86%) C++
3 11 (13.10%) Python
4 10 (11.90%) R
5 8 (9.52%) C#
6 6 (7.14%) C
6 6 (7.14%) Java
7 4 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.57%) Perl
8 3 (3.57%) Scala
9 2 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (9.52%) MAPM
3 8 (9.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Cisco
2 9 (10.71%) Citrix
2 9 (10.71%) VMware
3 8 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
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