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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 306 374 238
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -136
Permanent jobs citing Physics 152 94 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.43% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 1.14% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 112 76 245
Average salary £41,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,564 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.72% -3.59%
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
7920 8275 9149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.98% 38.16% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6510 6391 7195
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +30 59 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Berkshire +31 25 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Oxfordshire +8 24 £42,500 -2.85% 9
Hampshire +19 17 £38,000 -30.90% 4
West Sussex -3 9 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £57,500 +35.29%
Isle of Wight - 5 - -
East Sussex +26 4 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 212 (87.24%) Mathematics
2 176 (72.43%) Degree
3 170 (69.96%) Computer Science
4 140 (57.61%) C++
5 111 (45.68%) C#
6 97 (39.92%) Software Engineering
7 95 (39.09%) Java
8 87 (35.80%) C
9 78 (32.10%) Python
10 57 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (22.22%) OO
12 53 (21.81%) .NET
13 46 (18.93%) HTML
14 45 (18.52%) Algorithms
15 41 (16.87%) SQL
16 38 (15.64%) PhD
17 37 (15.23%) Linux
18 33 (13.58%) Machine Learning
19 32 (13.17%) CSS
19 32 (13.17%) JavaScript
20 30 (12.35%) Security Cleared
21 29 (11.93%) AngularJS
22 28 (11.52%) Statistics
22 28 (11.52%) Git (software)
23 27 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
23 27 (11.11%) SQL Server
24 24 (9.88%) HTML5
24 24 (9.88%) Big Data
24 24 (9.88%) Signal Processing
25 21 (8.64%) R

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (2.06%) Apache Spark
1 5 (2.06%) Node.js
2 4 (1.65%) Apache
3 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.41%) Liferay
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.41%) Simulink
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) SaaS
2 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.41%) Wireless
2 11 (4.53%) Software-Defined Radio
3 4 (1.65%) Firewall
4 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 3 (1.23%) WAN
5 2 (0.82%) BGP
5 2 (0.82%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.82%) Broadband
5 2 (0.82%) GPRS
5 2 (0.82%) GSM
5 2 (0.82%) LAN
5 2 (0.82%) OSPF
5 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.88%) Big Data
3 11 (4.53%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.12%) Data Mining
4 10 (4.12%) MySQL
5 7 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.65%) GIS
6 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.82%) KDB
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (11.52%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.23%) Subversion
3 18 (7.41%) Bugzilla
3 18 (7.41%) ClearCase
4 10 (4.12%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.70%) Maven
6 6 (2.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 15 (6.17%) Finance
1 15 (6.17%) Games
2 13 (5.35%) Electronics
3 8 (3.29%) Military
4 6 (2.47%) Marketing
4 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.65%) Automotive
5 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.23%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Avionics
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (34.98%) Developer
2 73 (30.04%) Software Engineer
3 50 (20.58%) Graduate
4 34 (13.99%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 29 (11.93%) C# Developer
6 23 (9.47%) C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (8.64%) Analyst
8 19 (7.82%) .NET Developer
8 19 (7.82%) Java Engineer
8 19 (7.82%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (7.82%) Junior
9 18 (7.41%) Python Developer
10 17 (7.00%) C# Software Engineer
11 16 (6.58%) Data Scientist
11 16 (6.58%) Junior Developer
12 14 (5.76%) Software Developer
13 13 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (5.35%) Programmer
14 11 (4.53%) FPGA Developer
15 10 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (21.81%) .NET
2 46 (18.93%) HTML
3 32 (13.17%) CSS
4 29 (11.93%) AngularJS
5 24 (9.88%) HTML5
6 21 (8.64%) CSS3
7 16 (6.58%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (6.17%) ASP.NET
9 13 (5.35%) JSP
10 12 (4.94%) WPF
11 11 (4.53%) Web Services
12 10 (4.12%) OpenGL
13 9 (3.70%) Esper
13 9 (3.70%) Pandas
13 9 (3.70%) Pyramid
13 9 (3.70%) SciPy
13 9 (3.70%) XML
14 8 (3.29%) jQuery
14 8 (3.29%) Natural Language Processing
14 8 (3.29%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 212 (87.24%) Mathematics
2 170 (69.96%) Computer Science
3 45 (18.52%) Algorithms
4 28 (11.52%) Statistics
5 27 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (7.82%) Visualisation
7 18 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
8 17 (7.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 15 (6.17%) Chemistry
10 13 (5.35%) Cybercrime
11 12 (4.94%) Hedge funds
11 12 (4.94%) VHDL
12 11 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
14 8 (3.29%) Economics
15 6 (2.47%) CUDA
16 4 (1.65%) Artificial Intelligence
17 3 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
17 3 (1.23%) Neural Network
18 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.23%) Linux
2 17 (7.00%) Windows
3 7 (2.88%) Android
4 3 (1.23%) Unix
5 2 (0.82%) CentOS
5 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.92%) Software Engineering
2 57 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (22.22%) OO
4 33 (13.58%) Machine Learning
5 24 (9.88%) Signal Processing
6 21 (8.64%) Digital Signal Processing
7 20 (8.23%) UML
8 19 (7.82%) Waterfall
9 18 (7.41%) Defect Tracking
10 15 (6.17%) TDD
11 12 (4.94%) Open Source
12 10 (4.12%) Multithreading
12 10 (4.12%) OOP
13 9 (3.70%) Analytics
13 9 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (3.70%) DevOps
13 9 (3.70%) High Availability
13 9 (3.70%) Image Processing
14 8 (3.29%) Data Analytics
14 8 (3.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (57.61%) C++
2 111 (45.68%) C#
3 95 (39.09%) Java
4 87 (35.80%) C
5 78 (32.10%) Python
6 41 (16.87%) SQL
7 32 (13.17%) JavaScript
8 21 (8.64%) R
9 19 (7.82%) MATLAB
9 19 (7.82%) VB.NET
10 16 (6.58%) VB
11 12 (4.94%) Ruby
12 7 (2.88%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.65%) PHP
13 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.65%) VB6
13 4 (1.65%) XAML
14 3 (1.23%) HLSL
14 3 (1.23%) VBA
15 2 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 176 (72.43%) Degree
2 38 (15.64%) PhD
3 30 (12.35%) Security Cleared
4 21 (8.64%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.82%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.41%) CEH
7 1 (0.41%) GIAC
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.06%) Def Stans
2 3 (1.23%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) MISRA
4 1 (0.41%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) Firmware
2 5 (2.06%) Docker
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) CFEngine
1 2 (0.82%) Nagios
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) logstash
2 1 (0.41%) Nessus
2 1 (0.41%) Nmap
2 1 (0.41%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (3.29%) Microsoft
1 8 (3.29%) Oracle
2 5 (2.06%) Agilent
3 4 (1.65%) Cisco
4 3 (1.23%) Juniper
4 3 (1.23%) Tableau
5 2 (0.82%) CommVault
5 2 (0.82%) Forcepoint
5 2 (0.82%) Progress
5 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.82%) Splunk
5 2 (0.82%) Tripwire
5 2 (0.82%) VMware
6 1 (0.41%) Atmel
6 1 (0.41%) EMC
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) New Relic
6 1 (0.41%) Qualys
6 1 (0.41%) SunGard
6 1 (0.41%) T-Plan
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