The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing Physics 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Physics
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 234 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 38.19% 31.41% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 203 219 225
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,290 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £58,750 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Physics Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Physics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) GUI Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PhD