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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 79 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.63% 1.59% 3.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 3.57% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 19
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £33,764 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,750 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
378 336 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 47.73% 44.44% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 319 229 272
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,450 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in Oxford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Physics.

1 26 (96.30%) Computer Science
2 22 (81.48%) C++
3 21 (77.78%) Mathematics
4 17 (62.96%) Linux
4 17 (62.96%) Python
5 15 (55.56%) Machine Learning
6 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (48.15%) MongoDB
8 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
8 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
9 11 (40.74%) PhD
10 10 (37.04%) Degree
10 10 (37.04%) DevOps
11 9 (33.33%) High Availability
11 9 (33.33%) Ruby
11 9 (33.33%) CSS
11 9 (33.33%) C
11 9 (33.33%) HTML
12 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
12 8 (29.63%) Signal Processing
12 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
13 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (25.93%) Big Data
13 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
13 7 (25.93%) C#
13 7 (25.93%) OO
14 6 (22.22%) Java
14 6 (22.22%) MySQL
14 6 (22.22%) Jenkins

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) Big Data
3 6 (22.22%) MySQL
4 4 (14.81%) GIS
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.11%) KDB
6 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Python Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Junior
3 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Junior Python Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 3 (11.11%) Technologist
5 2 (7.41%) Algorithm Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) CSS3
3 5 (18.52%) HTML5
3 5 (18.52%) Node.js
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) boto
4 4 (14.81%) Memcached
4 4 (14.81%) PostGIS
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) Esper
5 3 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (11.11%) NumPy
5 3 (11.11%) Pandas
5 3 (11.11%) Pyramid
5 3 (11.11%) SciPy
6 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.70%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 26 (96.30%) Computer Science
2 21 (77.78%) Mathematics
3 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
5 4 (14.81%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Statistics
6 3 (11.11%) Biology
6 3 (11.11%) Chemistry
6 3 (11.11%) Hedge funds
6 3 (11.11%) Neural Network
6 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Internet of Things
8 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
8 1 (3.70%) Robotics
8 1 (3.70%) VHDL
8 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) High Availability
4 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
4 8 (29.63%) Signal Processing
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.93%) OO
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Game Development
7 4 (14.81%) OOP
8 3 (11.11%) Bayesian Methods
8 3 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Linear Regression
8 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) Python
3 9 (33.33%) C
3 9 (33.33%) Ruby
4 7 (25.93%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) MATLAB
7 3 (11.11%) R
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) VB
8 1 (3.70%) Delphi
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) PhD
2 10 (37.04%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Atmel
2 1 (3.70%) EMC