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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 102 48 94
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +46
Permanent jobs citing Physics 14 101 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.91% 5.62% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 13.69% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 96 14
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
684 738 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.53% 41.07% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 501 620 606
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 12 £40,000 -27.27%
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 27 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (56.67%) C++
4 16 (53.33%) PhD
5 15 (50.00%) Degree
6 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Windows
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) C
10 7 (23.33%) Chemistry
11 6 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
11 6 (20.00%) Project Management
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle
12 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
12 5 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (16.67%) Time Management
13 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
13 4 (13.33%) Python
14 3 (10.00%) Firmware
14 3 (10.00%) Linux
14 3 (10.00%) C#
14 3 (10.00%) Java
14 3 (10.00%) Perl
14 3 (10.00%) SQL
15 2 (6.67%) .NET
15 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
15 2 (6.67%) HTML

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Siemens NX
2 1 (3.33%) PTC Creo
2 1 (3.33%) Abaqus
2 1 (3.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) GDB
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Junior
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Product Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Tools Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Gameplay Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Gameplay Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
1 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (23.33%) Chemistry
4 5 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.67%) Robotics
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.33%) Xbox
6 1 (3.33%) Data Conversion
6 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Parallel Computing
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) DNA
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (6.67%) OpenUP
5 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Game Development
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) CAD
6 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C++
2 7 (23.33%) C
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) PhD
2 15 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
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