The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 297 273 248
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -25
Permanent jobs citing Physics 152 149 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 2.42% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 137 134 200
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Physics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6689 6147 6999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.02% 28.98% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5061 4975 5882
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,925 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Physics
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the South East region.

Physics Salary Trend in the South East

Physics
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in the South East

Physics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey +1 56 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Oxfordshire +16 34 £33,000 -5.71% 7
Hampshire -2 34 £41,000 +24.24% 1
Berkshire -11 9 £25,500 +4.08%
Buckinghamshire -6 8 £40,000 -21.56% 1
Kent - 7 £37,500 -
East Sussex -34 4 £27,500 -38.88%
West Sussex -17 2 £24,000 -40.00%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 349 (83.10%) Mathematics
2 258 (61.43%) Degree
3 222 (52.86%) C++
4 219 (52.14%) Computer Science
5 141 (33.57%) Software Engineering
6 130 (30.95%) Java
7 118 (28.10%) PhD
8 105 (25.00%) C#
9 93 (22.14%) C
10 86 (20.48%) Linux
11 82 (19.52%) Security Cleared
12 73 (17.38%) SQL
13 59 (14.05%) MATLAB
14 55 (13.10%) Windows
14 55 (13.10%) Statistics
15 51 (12.14%) OO
15 51 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (11.90%) Python
17 49 (11.67%) JavaScript
18 47 (11.19%) HTML
18 47 (11.19%) Electronics
19 44 (10.48%) Chemistry
20 43 (10.24%) Signal Processing
21 42 (10.00%) Finance
21 42 (10.00%) .NET
22 38 (9.05%) Games
23 37 (8.81%) Oracle
23 37 (8.81%) UNIX
24 33 (7.86%) Image Processing
25 31 (7.38%) SQL Server

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (1.67%) Tomcat
1 7 (1.67%) IIS
2 2 (0.48%) Node.js
2 2 (0.48%) SAS
3 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (3.33%) MS Office
2 13 (3.10%) Simulink
3 10 (2.38%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.43%) AutoCAD
5 5 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.24%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.24%) Maya
7 1 (0.24%) Maple
7 1 (0.24%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.29%) Internet
2 10 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.19%) 3G
3 5 (1.19%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.19%) Bluetooth
3 5 (1.19%) GPRS
3 5 (1.19%) GSM
3 5 (1.19%) Wireless
3 5 (1.19%) ZigBee
3 5 (1.19%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (0.48%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (0.48%) SMPP
4 2 (0.48%) SS7
5 1 (0.24%) DVB
5 1 (0.24%) VoIP
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.24%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.90%) QlikView
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.24%) DB2
8 1 (0.24%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 21 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.52%) Selenium
3 17 (4.05%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (4.05%) Rational Rhapsody
4 13 (3.10%) Subversion
4 13 (3.10%) JMeter
4 13 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.38%) CMake
6 5 (1.19%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.71%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.71%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.48%) GDB
8 2 (0.48%) JIRA
8 2 (0.48%) Xcode
8 2 (0.48%) Maven
8 2 (0.48%) Ant
8 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.24%) LabVIEW
General
1 47 (11.19%) Electronics
2 42 (10.00%) Finance
3 38 (9.05%) Games
4 31 (7.38%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.24%) Aerospace
6 18 (4.29%) Military
7 11 (2.62%) Automotive
8 3 (0.71%) Banking
8 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.71%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 150 (35.71%) Developer
2 96 (22.86%) Software Engineer
3 88 (20.95%) Graduate
4 41 (9.76%) Software Developer
4 41 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 31 (7.38%) Programmer
6 27 (6.43%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.19%) Graduate Developer
8 25 (5.95%) C++ Developer
9 22 (5.24%) Analyst
10 19 (4.52%) Tester
10 19 (4.52%) Junior
10 19 (4.52%) Senior Software Engineer
10 19 (4.52%) Senior Tester
11 18 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 17 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (3.57%) C# Developer
14 14 (3.33%) Consultant
15 13 (3.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 12 (2.86%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.19%) HTML
2 42 (10.00%) .NET
3 23 (5.48%) CSS
4 21 (5.00%) J2EE
5 18 (4.29%) ASP.NET
6 17 (4.05%) XML
7 13 (3.10%) Middleware
7 13 (3.10%) Spring
8 12 (2.86%) Hibernate
8 12 (2.86%) Web Services
9 11 (2.62%) ADO.NET
10 10 (2.38%) STL
11 8 (1.90%) jQuery
12 7 (1.67%) WPF
12 7 (1.67%) OpenCL
13 6 (1.43%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.43%) HTML5
13 6 (1.43%) WinForms
13 6 (1.43%) OpenGL
14 5 (1.19%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 349 (83.10%) Mathematics
2 219 (52.14%) Computer Science
3 55 (13.10%) Statistics
4 44 (10.48%) Chemistry
5 30 (7.14%) VHDL
6 26 (6.19%) 3D Graphics
7 23 (5.48%) Biology
8 22 (5.24%) Life Science
9 18 (4.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 16 (3.81%) Firmware
11 12 (2.86%) Animation
12 10 (2.38%) Data Integration
12 10 (2.38%) Robotics
13 9 (2.14%) Client/Server
13 9 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.43%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.43%) Device Driver
15 5 (1.19%) CUDA
15 5 (1.19%) Visualisation
15 5 (1.19%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 86 (20.48%) Linux
2 55 (13.10%) Windows
3 37 (8.81%) UNIX
4 17 (4.05%) Solaris
5 12 (2.86%) AIX
6 10 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.38%) Android
6 10 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) LynxOS
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (33.57%) Software Engineering
2 51 (12.14%) OO
2 51 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (10.24%) Signal Processing
4 33 (7.86%) Image Processing
5 24 (5.71%) UML
5 24 (5.71%) Project Management
6 23 (5.48%) Scrum
7 20 (4.76%) Multithreading
8 19 (4.52%) Parallel Computing
8 19 (4.52%) Automated Testing
9 18 (4.29%) Digital Signal Processing
10 16 (3.81%) Data Modelling
10 16 (3.81%) Cyber Security
10 16 (3.81%) Web Development
11 15 (3.57%) Manual Testing
11 15 (3.57%) Software Testing
12 14 (3.33%) CAD
13 13 (3.10%) ITIL
13 13 (3.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 222 (52.86%) C++
2 130 (30.95%) Java
3 105 (25.00%) C#
4 93 (22.14%) C
5 73 (17.38%) SQL
6 59 (14.05%) MATLAB
7 50 (11.90%) Python
8 49 (11.67%) JavaScript
9 18 (4.29%) Embedded C
10 14 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.86%) Perl
12 11 (2.62%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.14%) VBA
14 8 (1.90%) Embedded C++
14 8 (1.90%) PHP
15 7 (1.67%) Delphi
15 7 (1.67%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.19%) Fortran
16 5 (1.19%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.19%) VC++
Qualifications
1 258 (61.43%) Degree
2 118 (28.10%) PhD
3 82 (19.52%) Security Cleared
4 30 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.71%) ISEB
6 3 (0.71%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) ACCA
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) CIMA
7 1 (0.24%) CISA
7 1 (0.24%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.48%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.24%) Snort
1 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (8.81%) Oracle
2 15 (3.57%) Google
3 9 (2.14%) IBM
4 8 (1.90%) Tableau
4 8 (1.90%) Actuate
5 7 (1.67%) Sybase
6 5 (1.19%) Apple
6 5 (1.19%) EMC
6 5 (1.19%) Sony
7 4 (0.95%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.71%) MathWorks
8 3 (0.71%) HP
9 2 (0.48%) Facebook
9 2 (0.48%) Twitter
9 2 (0.48%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.48%) SolidWorks
10 1 (0.24%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco
10 1 (0.24%) Citrix
10 1 (0.24%) Dell
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Guildford
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Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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