The first 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 22 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 216 233 241
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 26 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.71% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,650 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £55,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1878 1967 1993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 26.88% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1641 1714
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,850
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 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 22 July 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 22 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
Manchester +19 14 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Cheshire +14 10 £20,000 -46.66% 2
Lancashire - 1 £45,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 43 (89.58%) Degree
1 43 (89.58%) Mathematics
2 38 (79.17%) Computer Science
3 36 (75.00%) .NET
4 31 (64.58%) C#
5 27 (56.25%) HTML
5 27 (56.25%) CSS
6 26 (54.17%) OO
7 25 (52.08%) Unit Testing
8 24 (50.00%) VB.NET
9 23 (47.92%) NUnit
9 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
9 23 (47.92%) ADO.NET
9 23 (47.92%) OOD
9 23 (47.92%) LINQ
9 23 (47.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (47.92%) Moq
9 23 (47.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (47.92%) WCF
9 23 (47.92%) .NET Framework
9 23 (47.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (47.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (27.08%) Project Management
11 11 (22.92%) MVC
11 11 (22.92%) WinForms
11 11 (22.92%) Java
11 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.92%) WPF
12 10 (20.83%) C++
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (18.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) SPSS
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server 2005
1 23 (47.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) RapidMiner
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) NUnit
1 23 (47.92%) Moq
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 23 (47.92%) .NET Developer
3 23 (47.92%) Software Developer
3 23 (47.92%) C# Software Developer
3 23 (47.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (47.92%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Graduate
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Programmer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Data Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (75.00%) .NET
2 27 (56.25%) HTML
2 27 (56.25%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) ADO.NET
3 23 (47.92%) LINQ
3 23 (47.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 23 (47.92%) WCF
3 23 (47.92%) .NET Framework
4 11 (22.92%) WinForms
4 11 (22.92%) WPF
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 43 (89.58%) Mathematics
2 38 (79.17%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.67%) Statistics
4 7 (14.58%) Economics
5 2 (4.17%) Data Extraction
5 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.17%) Neural Network
6 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.08%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) OO
2 25 (52.08%) Unit Testing
3 23 (47.92%) OOD
4 13 (27.08%) Project Management
5 11 (22.92%) MVC
5 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.33%) FMECA
8 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Analytics
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.17%) SOA
8 2 (4.17%) UML
8 2 (4.17%) Econometrics
8 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) C#
2 24 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (22.92%) Java
4 10 (20.83%) C++
5 8 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (12.50%) C
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (89.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MBA
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 4 (8.33%) IBM
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