The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 76 110 64
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -46
Permanent jobs citing Physics 39 14 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.50% 0.80% 3.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.28% 2.50% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 39
Average salary £32,750 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.58% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 561 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.19% 32.11% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 398 499 384
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Physics
South East

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 1 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 1 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 +25 28 £32,750 +21.29% 2
Bicester - 4 £45,000 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 124 (86.71%) Mathematics
2 100 (69.93%) Computer Science
3 92 (64.34%) PhD
4 88 (61.54%) C++
5 76 (53.15%) Software Engineering
6 45 (31.47%) Degree
7 41 (28.67%) Java
8 36 (25.17%) C#
9 32 (22.38%) Finance
10 24 (16.78%) Parallel Computing
10 24 (16.78%) Python
11 23 (16.08%) JavaScript
12 22 (15.38%) XML
13 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (12.59%) CSS
14 18 (12.59%) HTML
14 18 (12.59%) .NET
15 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
15 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET
16 16 (11.19%) Linux
17 14 (9.79%) 3D Graphics
18 13 (9.09%) Chemistry
18 13 (9.09%) OO
18 13 (9.09%) C
19 12 (8.39%) Unit Testing
20 11 (7.69%) Signal Processing
20 11 (7.69%) MATLAB
20 11 (7.69%) Project Management
20 11 (7.69%) Delphi
20 11 (7.69%) Sybase

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (7.69%) IIS
2 6 (4.20%) Drupal
2 6 (4.20%) WordPress
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.50%) MS Office
2 5 (3.50%) AutoCAD
2 5 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) Bluetooth
1 5 (3.50%) GPRS
1 5 (3.50%) GSM
1 5 (3.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (3.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (3.50%) 3G
1 5 (3.50%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.70%) WAN
2 1 (0.70%) Firewall
2 1 (0.70%) SAN
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.99%) CMake
General
1 32 (22.38%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Games
3 7 (4.90%) Electronics
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (42.66%) Software Engineer
2 45 (31.47%) Developer
3 25 (17.48%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (9.79%) Programmer
4 14 (9.79%) Java Programmer
4 14 (9.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (9.79%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.79%) GUI Programmer
4 14 (9.79%) GUI Developer
4 14 (9.79%) Software Programmer
5 12 (8.39%) Software Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Graduate
7 9 (6.29%) Computer Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Electronics Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.50%) QA Manager
9 5 (3.50%) Data Modeller
9 5 (3.50%) Design Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (1.40%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.38%) XML
2 18 (12.59%) CSS
2 18 (12.59%) HTML
2 18 (12.59%) .NET
3 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET
4 11 (7.69%) Web Services
4 11 (7.69%) ADO.NET
5 4 (2.80%) jQuery
6 3 (2.10%) XBRL
7 1 (0.70%) HTML5
7 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.70%) Underscore.js
7 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.70%) CSS3
7 1 (0.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 124 (86.71%) Mathematics
2 100 (69.93%) Computer Science
3 14 (9.79%) 3D Graphics
4 13 (9.09%) Chemistry
5 10 (6.99%) Robotics
6 5 (3.50%) Telematics
6 5 (3.50%) Statistics
7 2 (1.40%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (0.70%) Verilog
8 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Linux
2 10 (6.99%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (4.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (53.15%) Software Engineering
2 24 (16.78%) Parallel Computing
3 19 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.09%) OO
5 12 (8.39%) Unit Testing
6 11 (7.69%) Signal Processing
6 11 (7.69%) Project Management
7 10 (6.99%) Regression Testing
8 9 (6.29%) Validation
8 9 (6.29%) Image Processing
8 9 (6.29%) Video Processing
9 8 (5.59%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.90%) TDD
11 5 (3.50%) Manual Testing
11 5 (3.50%) Product Management
12 2 (1.40%) DNA
12 2 (1.40%) CAD
12 2 (1.40%) OOP
12 2 (1.40%) OpenUP
12 2 (1.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 88 (61.54%) C++
2 41 (28.67%) Java
3 36 (25.17%) C#
4 24 (16.78%) Python
5 23 (16.08%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.09%) C
7 11 (7.69%) MATLAB
7 11 (7.69%) Delphi
7 11 (7.69%) VBA
8 7 (4.90%) Perl
9 6 (4.20%) PHP
10 5 (3.50%) SQL
10 5 (3.50%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.40%) Scala
11 2 (1.40%) F#
12 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 92 (64.34%) PhD
2 45 (31.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (7.69%) Sybase
1 11 (7.69%) Oracle
2 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.50%) EMC
4 1 (0.70%) Cadence
4 1 (0.70%) VMware
4 1 (0.70%) Juniper
4 1 (0.70%) CommVault
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + Pension + Medical / Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
University of Oxford
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago