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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 101 58 105
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +47
Permanent jobs citing Physics 9 68 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.57% 3.99% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 11.51% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 68 10
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
613 591 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.75% 34.66% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 488 508 610
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 July 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 -42 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 23 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
2 17 (73.91%) Degree
3 13 (56.52%) C++
4 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) C
6 8 (34.78%) PhD
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Chemistry
9 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
9 5 (21.74%) Time Management
9 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
9 5 (21.74%) Project Management
10 4 (17.39%) Firmware
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) Python
10 4 (17.39%) Games
11 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (13.04%) Modbus
11 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
12 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
12 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (8.70%) Scrum

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Modbus
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) GDB
2 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Junior
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Product Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Software Project Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Product Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Junior Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Software Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Games Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Video Game Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Gameplay Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Gameplay Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) Chemistry
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
5 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.35%) Xbox
7 1 (4.35%) Data Conversion
7 1 (4.35%) Biology
7 1 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Time Management
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Game Development
5 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) OpenUP
5 1 (4.35%) DNA
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C++
2 9 (39.13%) C
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) Pascal
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) Fortran
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Delphi
6 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
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