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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 71 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Physics 44 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.91% 1.80% 3.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.01% 4.88% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 45
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £85,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
628 615 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.51% 36.83% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 479 544 491
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 29 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Bicester - 1 £45,000 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 92 (75.41%) Mathematics
2 73 (59.84%) Computer Science
3 70 (57.38%) C++
4 59 (48.36%) Software Engineering
5 57 (46.72%) PhD
6 55 (45.08%) Degree
7 35 (28.69%) C#
8 30 (24.59%) Java
9 27 (22.13%) Python
9 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (17.21%) Finance
11 19 (15.57%) Electronics
12 18 (14.75%) Linux
12 18 (14.75%) C
13 16 (13.11%) OO
14 12 (9.84%) Unit Testing
14 12 (9.84%) Parallel Computing
14 12 (9.84%) Signal Processing
14 12 (9.84%) Perl
14 12 (9.84%) MATLAB
15 11 (9.02%) Project Management
15 11 (9.02%) XML
16 10 (8.20%) Regression Testing
16 10 (8.20%) Robotics
16 10 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
16 10 (8.20%) CMake
17 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
17 9 (7.38%) Validation
17 9 (7.38%) .NET
18 8 (6.56%) SQL Server

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.92%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Office
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.10%) AutoCAD
1 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) Bluetooth
1 5 (4.10%) GPRS
1 5 (4.10%) GSM
1 5 (4.10%) Ethernet
1 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.10%) 3G
1 5 (4.10%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) CMake
2 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.64%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.64%) Subversion
3 2 (1.64%) JIRA
3 2 (1.64%) GDB
General
1 21 (17.21%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) Electronics
3 7 (5.74%) Games
4 3 (2.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (35.25%) Software Engineer
2 25 (20.49%) Developer
3 20 (16.39%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (11.48%) Electronics Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.20%) Graduate
7 8 (6.56%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Computer Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) GUI Programmer
9 5 (4.10%) Software Programmer
9 5 (4.10%) GUI Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Programmer
9 5 (4.10%) QA Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Design Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Data Modeller
9 5 (4.10%) Java Programmer
9 5 (4.10%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (2.46%) Software Development Director
10 3 (2.46%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (1.64%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) XML
2 9 (7.38%) .NET
3 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.74%) CSS
4 7 (5.74%) HTML
5 6 (4.92%) Web Services
5 6 (4.92%) ADO.NET
6 3 (2.46%) XBRL
7 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.82%) HTML5
7 1 (0.82%) CSS3
7 1 (0.82%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.82%) Underscore.js
7 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 92 (75.41%) Mathematics
2 73 (59.84%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.20%) Robotics
4 8 (6.56%) ASIC
4 8 (6.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (5.74%) Chemistry
6 5 (4.10%) Statistics
6 5 (4.10%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (4.10%) Telematics
7 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.28%) Firmware
8 3 (2.46%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.82%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Linux
2 10 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.36%) Software Engineering
2 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.11%) OO
4 12 (9.84%) Unit Testing
4 12 (9.84%) Parallel Computing
4 12 (9.84%) Signal Processing
5 11 (9.02%) Project Management
6 10 (8.20%) Regression Testing
7 9 (7.38%) Validation
7 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.56%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.74%) TDD
9 7 (5.74%) Image Processing
9 7 (5.74%) Video Processing
10 5 (4.10%) Product Management
10 5 (4.10%) OpenUP
10 5 (4.10%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (4.10%) Manual Testing
10 5 (4.10%) CAD
10 5 (4.10%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 70 (57.38%) C++
2 35 (28.69%) C#
3 30 (24.59%) Java
4 27 (22.13%) Python
5 18 (14.75%) C
6 12 (9.84%) Perl
6 12 (9.84%) MATLAB
7 8 (6.56%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.74%) Embedded C
9 6 (4.92%) VBA
9 6 (4.92%) Delphi
10 4 (3.28%) SQL
11 2 (1.64%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.64%) F#
11 2 (1.64%) Scala
12 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (46.72%) PhD
2 55 (45.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) JTAG
Vendors
1 6 (4.92%) Oracle
1 6 (4.92%) Sybase
1 6 (4.92%) Xilinx
1 6 (4.92%) Altera
2 5 (4.10%) EMC
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.82%) Cadence
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