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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 103 77 91
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Physics 14 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.01% 2.74% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.18% 7.06% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Physics
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
641 609 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.32% 38.81% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 526 451 563
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Physics Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Physics
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 13 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 47 (73.44%) Mathematics
2 35 (54.69%) Computer Science
3 33 (51.56%) PhD
4 32 (50.00%) C++
5 24 (37.50%) Degree
5 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (28.13%) C#
8 15 (23.44%) Linux
9 13 (20.31%) Electronics
10 12 (18.75%) Windows
10 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 12 (18.75%) Chemistry
11 11 (17.19%) OO
12 10 (15.63%) ASIC
12 10 (15.63%) C
12 10 (15.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 9 (14.06%) Java
13 9 (14.06%) Project Management
14 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
14 8 (12.50%) Xilinx
14 8 (12.50%) Altera
15 7 (10.94%) Parallel Computing
15 7 (10.94%) Python
15 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
16 6 (9.38%) DNA
16 6 (9.38%) Perl
16 6 (9.38%) SQL
16 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
16 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (1.56%) Abaqus
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.31%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
2 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Developer
3 11 (17.19%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Electronics Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Software Project Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Software Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Junior
10 3 (4.69%) Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
11 2 (3.13%) Product Manager
11 2 (3.13%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
1 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.25%) CSS
1 4 (6.25%) jQuery
1 4 (6.25%) HTML5
1 4 (6.25%) CSS3
1 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (73.44%) Mathematics
2 35 (54.69%) Computer Science
3 12 (18.75%) Chemistry
4 10 (15.63%) ASIC
4 10 (15.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) Statistics
6 2 (3.13%) Robotics
7 1 (1.56%) Economics
7 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.19%) OO
4 9 (14.06%) Project Management
5 8 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Parallel Computing
7 6 (9.38%) Speech Recognition
7 6 (9.38%) OpenUP
7 6 (9.38%) Signal Processing
7 6 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) DNA
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.25%) MVC
10 3 (4.69%) Scrum
10 3 (4.69%) OOD
10 3 (4.69%) Line Management
10 3 (4.69%) Parallel Programming
10 3 (4.69%) Information Management
11 2 (3.13%) Time Management
12 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) C++
2 18 (28.13%) C#
3 10 (15.63%) C
4 9 (14.06%) Java
5 7 (10.94%) Python
6 6 (9.38%) Perl
6 6 (9.38%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) MATLAB
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.69%) Fortran
9 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) PhD
2 24 (37.50%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Xilinx
2 8 (12.50%) Altera
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Prion Cutting Edge
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago