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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 79 104 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -40
Permanent jobs citing Physics 35 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.27% 1.20% 3.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.22% 4.00% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 47
Average salary £32,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £85,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
485 525 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.41% 30.07% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 386 475 428
Average salary £42,500 £40,625 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +17 26 £33,875 -3.21% 4
Bicester - 3 £45,000 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 106 (83.46%) Mathematics
2 82 (64.57%) C++
3 81 (63.78%) Computer Science
4 72 (56.69%) PhD
5 69 (54.33%) Software Engineering
6 48 (37.80%) Degree
7 35 (27.56%) Java
8 31 (24.41%) C#
9 26 (20.47%) Python
10 25 (19.69%) Finance
11 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (15.75%) Parallel Computing
13 15 (11.81%) XML
13 15 (11.81%) Linux
13 15 (11.81%) C
14 13 (10.24%) OO
15 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
15 12 (9.45%) .NET
15 12 (9.45%) Unit Testing
16 11 (8.66%) Signal Processing
16 11 (8.66%) HTML
16 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
16 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET
16 11 (8.66%) CSS
16 11 (8.66%) MATLAB
16 11 (8.66%) Project Management
17 10 (7.87%) Regression Testing
17 10 (7.87%) Electronics
17 10 (7.87%) 3D Graphics
17 10 (7.87%) Embedded Linux

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (7.09%) IIS
2 1 (0.79%) Drupal
2 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (3.94%) AutoCAD
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) ZigBee
1 5 (3.94%) Bluetooth
1 5 (3.94%) GPRS
1 5 (3.94%) GSM
1 5 (3.94%) Ethernet
1 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
1 5 (3.94%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) CMake
2 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.57%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.57%) GDB
3 2 (1.57%) Subversion
3 2 (1.57%) JIRA
General
1 25 (19.69%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Electronics
3 9 (7.09%) Games
4 2 (1.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (41.73%) Software Engineer
2 30 (23.62%) Developer
3 22 (17.32%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Software Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Programmer
4 10 (7.87%) Graduate
4 10 (7.87%) GUI Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Software Programmer
4 10 (7.87%) Java Developer
4 10 (7.87%) GUI Programmer
4 10 (7.87%) Java Software Engineer
4 10 (7.87%) Java Programmer
5 9 (7.09%) Computer Engineer
6 6 (4.72%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) Data Modeller
7 5 (3.94%) Design Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) QA Manager
8 2 (1.57%) Analyst
8 2 (1.57%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (1.57%) Software Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) XML
2 12 (9.45%) .NET
3 11 (8.66%) HTML
3 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET
3 11 (8.66%) CSS
4 9 (7.09%) Web Services
4 9 (7.09%) ADO.NET
5 3 (2.36%) XBRL
6 1 (0.79%) Underscore.js
6 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.79%) HTML5
6 1 (0.79%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.79%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 106 (83.46%) Mathematics
2 81 (63.78%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.87%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (7.87%) Robotics
4 8 (6.30%) Chemistry
5 5 (3.94%) Statistics
5 5 (3.94%) Telematics
6 2 (1.57%) Firmware
6 2 (1.57%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.79%) Verilog
7 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Linux
2 10 (7.87%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (3.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (54.33%) Software Engineering
2 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.75%) Parallel Computing
4 13 (10.24%) OO
5 12 (9.45%) Unit Testing
6 11 (8.66%) Signal Processing
6 11 (8.66%) Project Management
7 10 (7.87%) Regression Testing
8 9 (7.09%) Image Processing
8 9 (7.09%) Video Processing
8 9 (7.09%) Validation
9 8 (6.30%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.51%) TDD
11 5 (3.94%) Manual Testing
11 5 (3.94%) Product Management
12 4 (3.15%) CAD
13 2 (1.57%) OOP
13 2 (1.57%) RUP
13 2 (1.57%) SOA
13 2 (1.57%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 82 (64.57%) C++
2 35 (27.56%) Java
3 31 (24.41%) C#
4 26 (20.47%) Python
5 15 (11.81%) C
6 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.66%) MATLAB
8 9 (7.09%) Perl
8 9 (7.09%) Delphi
8 9 (7.09%) VBA
9 7 (5.51%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.36%) SQL
11 2 (1.57%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.57%) Scala
11 2 (1.57%) F#
12 1 (0.79%) R
12 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (56.69%) PhD
2 48 (37.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) JTAG
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Sybase
1 9 (7.09%) Oracle
2 5 (3.94%) EMC
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.79%) Cadence
Didcot, Oxfordshire, South West
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Salary: £28,384 - £29,566 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
University of Oxford
Posted: 25 days ago