The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 68 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Physics 14 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.85% 3.46% 2.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 7.89% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 24
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,014 £32,375 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £47,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,450 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.00% -
Physics
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
336 317 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.39% 43.91% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 224 255 303
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Physics
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Physics Salary Trend in Oxford

Physics
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 14 (82.35%) Mathematics
3 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
4 12 (70.59%) C++
5 9 (52.94%) C
5 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (23.53%) Open Source
8 4 (23.53%) Modbus
8 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
9 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
9 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Java
10 2 (11.76%) HTML
10 2 (11.76%) OO
10 2 (11.76%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.76%) CSS
10 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
10 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
10 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) PhD

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Simulink
2 1 (5.88%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (5.88%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Modbus
2 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) GCC
2 2 (11.76%) Xcode
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) GDB
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.76%) UI Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Product Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) SciPy
1 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.76%) Esper
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) Pyramid
1 2 (11.76%) Pandas
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Mathematics
2 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (11.76%) CUDA
5 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
5 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Xbox
6 1 (5.88%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Chemistry
6 1 (5.88%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
2 2 (11.76%) Deep Learning
2 2 (11.76%) Linear Algebra
2 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
2 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
2 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
2 2 (11.76%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) Lua
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) Delphi
7 1 (5.88%) Pascal
7 1 (5.88%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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