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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 66 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Physics 14 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.91% 1.64% 3.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.75% 4.32% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 35
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
373 301 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.96% 38.05% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 298 230 375
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £65,000
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 30 January 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (78.85%) Mathematics
2 29 (55.77%) C++
3 28 (53.85%) PhD
4 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (38.46%) C#
6 17 (32.69%) Degree
6 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
7 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (19.23%) Linux
9 9 (17.31%) Python
10 8 (15.38%) OO
10 8 (15.38%) C
10 8 (15.38%) Perl
10 8 (15.38%) SQL
11 7 (13.46%) Java
11 7 (13.46%) Windows
11 7 (13.46%) Electronics
11 7 (13.46%) Parallel Computing
12 6 (11.54%) Signal Processing
12 6 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (11.54%) OpenUP
12 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Speech Recognition
12 6 (11.54%) MATLAB
12 6 (11.54%) DNA
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 5 (9.62%) CAD
13 5 (9.62%) Chemistry
14 4 (7.69%) jQuery
14 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) GDB
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (13.46%) Electronics
2 3 (5.77%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Development Director
7 3 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Graduate
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.92%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Data Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Junior
9 1 (1.92%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) jQuery
1 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 4 (7.69%) CSS3
1 4 (7.69%) HTML5
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (78.85%) Mathematics
2 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Chemistry
4 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.85%) Statistics
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.92%) Verilog
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) OO
4 7 (13.46%) Parallel Computing
5 6 (11.54%) Signal Processing
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (11.54%) OpenUP
5 6 (11.54%) Software Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Speech Recognition
5 6 (11.54%) DNA
6 5 (9.62%) CAD
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) MVC
8 3 (5.77%) Scrum
8 3 (5.77%) Process Management
8 3 (5.77%) CMMI
8 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Data Management
8 3 (5.77%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) C++
2 20 (38.46%) C#
3 9 (17.31%) Python
4 8 (15.38%) C
4 8 (15.38%) Perl
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) Java
6 6 (11.54%) MATLAB
7 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.85%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.85%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (53.85%) PhD
2 17 (32.69%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Cadence
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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