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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 75 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 15 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.88% 1.50% 1.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.44% 3.05% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
338 361 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 42.36% 49.18% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 282 290 251
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (82.35%) C++
2 26 (76.47%) Mathematics
3 24 (70.59%) Degree
4 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
4 21 (61.76%) Python
5 16 (47.06%) Machine Learning
6 14 (41.18%) PhD
7 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 11 (32.35%) Open Source
9 10 (29.41%) C
10 9 (26.47%) C#
11 8 (23.53%) Java
11 8 (23.53%) Maven
11 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Hedge funds
11 8 (23.53%) SciPy
11 8 (23.53%) Esper
11 8 (23.53%) Pyramid
11 8 (23.53%) Pandas
11 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
12 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
12 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
13 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
13 6 (17.65%) Games
14 5 (14.71%) Finance
14 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
14 5 (14.71%) Linux
14 5 (14.71%) Ruby
14 5 (14.71%) Statistics

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.94%) Solid Edge
1 1 (2.94%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) CMake
3 3 (8.82%) GCC
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Xcode
General
1 6 (17.65%) Games
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Python Developer
3 5 (14.71%) C++ Programmer
3 5 (14.71%) Graphics Programmer
3 5 (14.71%) Programmer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior C++ Programmer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Graphics Programmer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Angular Developer
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 3 (8.82%) MATLAB Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Machine Learning Developer
6 2 (5.88%) MATLAB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 8 (23.53%) Esper
2 8 (23.53%) Pandas
2 8 (23.53%) Pyramid
2 8 (23.53%) SciPy
3 5 (14.71%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (14.71%) NumPy
3 5 (14.71%) Unreal Engine
4 4 (11.76%) .NET
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) CSS3
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Mathematics
2 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 8 (23.53%) Hedge funds
4 5 (14.71%) Statistics
4 5 (14.71%) Xbox
5 4 (11.76%) Chemistry
6 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (8.82%) CUDA
7 1 (2.94%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Machine Learning
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Open Source
4 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) Fund Management
6 5 (14.71%) Image Processing
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) MVC
8 3 (8.82%) Deep Learning
8 3 (8.82%) Linear Algebra
8 3 (8.82%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.88%) Logistics
9 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
10 1 (2.94%) SDLC
10 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) C++
2 21 (61.76%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) C
4 9 (26.47%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) MATLAB
8 5 (14.71%) R
8 5 (14.71%) Ruby
9 3 (8.82%) Lua
10 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) PhD
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Progress
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