The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 190 180 161
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Physics 25 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.67% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 1.95% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 61
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
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 Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1757 1592 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.61% 34.22% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1266 1741
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Physics
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Physics Salary Trend in Surrey

Physics
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Surrey

Physics
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Guildford -22 7 £45,250 +6.47% 4
Dorking - 4 £40,500 -
Leatherhead -6 1 £41,500 +78.49%
Shepperton -6 1 £40,000 -
Staines - 1 £48,500 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 65 (92.86%) Mathematics
2 49 (70.00%) Degree
3 38 (54.29%) C++
3 38 (54.29%) Java
4 27 (38.57%) SQL
5 25 (35.71%) C#
6 24 (34.29%) Computer Science
7 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
8 20 (28.57%) C
9 16 (22.86%) Chemistry
10 15 (21.43%) Biology
10 15 (21.43%) Life Science
10 15 (21.43%) Windows
10 15 (21.43%) Software Testing
11 13 (18.57%) Digital Signal Processing
11 13 (18.57%) Signal Processing
12 12 (17.14%) Linux
12 12 (17.14%) Automated Testing
12 12 (17.14%) Manual Testing
12 12 (17.14%) Selenium
12 12 (17.14%) VHDL
13 11 (15.71%) DV Cleared
13 11 (15.71%) Oracle
14 10 (14.29%) OO
14 10 (14.29%) MATLAB
14 10 (14.29%) PhD
15 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
15 9 (12.86%) Firmware
16 8 (11.43%) Finance
16 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.43%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Wireless
1 6 (8.57%) Software-Defined Radio
2 5 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) DVB
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Selenium
2 6 (8.57%) JMeter
3 5 (7.14%) Subversion
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.86%) Trac
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.43%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.43%) JIRA
6 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Military
4 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Graduate
3 12 (17.14%) Tester
3 12 (17.14%) Senior Tester
4 8 (11.43%) C++ Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Software Tester
5 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Tester
6 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Graduate Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Software Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) HTML
1 6 (8.57%) J2EE
1 6 (8.57%) CSS
1 6 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (4.29%) JSP
3 2 (2.86%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) XML
3 2 (2.86%) XSL
3 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.86%) Ajax
3 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.43%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.43%) Direct3D
4 1 (1.43%) OpenCV
4 1 (1.43%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.43%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.43%) RESTful
4 1 (1.43%) JSTL
4 1 (1.43%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 65 (92.86%) Mathematics
2 24 (34.29%) Computer Science
3 16 (22.86%) Chemistry
4 15 (21.43%) Biology
4 15 (21.43%) Life Science
5 12 (17.14%) VHDL
6 7 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (8.57%) Statistics
8 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
8 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.43%) CUDA
10 1 (1.43%) SCADA
10 1 (1.43%) IPTV
10 1 (1.43%) Interactive TV
10 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) CentOS
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Software Testing
2 13 (18.57%) Digital Signal Processing
2 13 (18.57%) Signal Processing
3 12 (17.14%) Manual Testing
3 12 (17.14%) Automated Testing
4 10 (14.29%) OO
5 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.14%) Web Development
8 5 (7.14%) Project Management
9 4 (5.71%) CAD
9 4 (5.71%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.29%) Information Security
10 3 (4.29%) OOD
11 2 (2.86%) UML
11 2 (2.86%) Image Processing
11 2 (2.86%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (54.29%) C++
1 38 (54.29%) Java
2 27 (38.57%) SQL
3 25 (35.71%) C#
4 20 (28.57%) C
5 10 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.14%) Python
8 5 (7.14%) Fortran
9 3 (4.29%) Perl
10 2 (2.86%) PHP
11 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (70.00%) Degree
2 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) DV Cleared
4 10 (14.29%) PhD
5 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.29%) ISEB
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.86%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Firmware
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Oracle
2 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.86%) BT
2 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.43%) Agilent
3 1 (1.43%) HP
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