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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 49 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 28 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.68% 2.32% 3.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.55% 6.23% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 39
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
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
371 353 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.82% 37.28% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 295 296 381
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 43 (75.44%) Mathematics
2 34 (59.65%) C++
3 31 (54.39%) Software Engineering
4 29 (50.88%) PhD
5 22 (38.60%) C#
6 21 (36.84%) Degree
6 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.81%) Linux
9 10 (17.54%) Python
10 9 (15.79%) C
10 9 (15.79%) Perl
10 9 (15.79%) OO
11 8 (14.04%) Java
11 8 (14.04%) SQL
12 7 (12.28%) Windows
12 7 (12.28%) DNA
12 7 (12.28%) MATLAB
12 7 (12.28%) Electronics
12 7 (12.28%) Speech Recognition
12 7 (12.28%) OpenUP
12 7 (12.28%) Parallel Computing
12 7 (12.28%) Signal Processing
12 7 (12.28%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (10.53%) .NET
13 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.53%) Software Testing
14 5 (8.77%) HTML
14 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
14 5 (8.77%) SQL Server

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) CMake
3 2 (3.51%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) GDB
General
1 7 (12.28%) Electronics
2 3 (5.26%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Software Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Graduate
7 3 (5.26%) Software Development Director
7 3 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.75%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Technical Services Manager
9 1 (1.75%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.77%) CSS
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
2 5 (8.77%) CSS3
2 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) jQuery
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.75%) Underscore.js
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 43 (75.44%) Mathematics
2 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Chemistry
4 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.26%) Robotics
5 2 (3.51%) Statistics
5 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Verilog
6 1 (1.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Software Engineering
2 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) OO
4 7 (12.28%) DNA
4 7 (12.28%) OpenUP
4 7 (12.28%) Parallel Computing
4 7 (12.28%) Signal Processing
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (12.28%) Speech Recognition
5 6 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 5 (8.77%) CAD
6 5 (8.77%) MVC
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
7 3 (5.26%) Data Management
7 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Process Management
7 3 (5.26%) CMMI
7 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) C++
2 22 (38.60%) C#
3 10 (17.54%) Python
4 9 (15.79%) Perl
4 9 (15.79%) C
5 8 (14.04%) Java
5 8 (14.04%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (50.88%) PhD
2 21 (36.84%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Cadence
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