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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 192 166 166
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 26 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.96% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 2.89% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 56
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1769 1556 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 38.46% 33.17% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1280 1601
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -6 4 £43,000 +14.66% 1
Dorking - 4 £44,000 -
Leatherhead -13 2 £31,500 -10.00%
Woking +3 1 £45,000 +57.89% 5
Staines - 1 £48,500 -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 90 (88.24%) Mathematics
2 68 (66.67%) Degree
3 58 (56.86%) C++
4 51 (50.00%) Java
5 44 (43.14%) SQL
6 41 (40.20%) C
7 32 (31.37%) Security Cleared
8 30 (29.41%) Computer Science
9 29 (28.43%) Linux
10 27 (26.47%) C#
10 27 (26.47%) Chemistry
11 26 (25.49%) Windows
12 24 (23.53%) VHDL
13 23 (22.55%) Biology
13 23 (22.55%) Life Science
14 21 (20.59%) DV Cleared
14 21 (20.59%) Digital Signal Processing
14 21 (20.59%) Signal Processing
15 20 (19.61%) Manual Testing
15 20 (19.61%) Selenium
15 20 (19.61%) Automated Testing
15 20 (19.61%) OO
15 20 (19.61%) MATLAB
16 18 (17.65%) PhD
17 17 (16.67%) Multithreading
18 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
18 16 (15.69%) Statistics
19 15 (14.71%) HTML
19 15 (14.71%) Oracle
20 14 (13.73%) Algorithms

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Wireless
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
1 7 (6.86%) Software-Defined Radio
2 2 (1.96%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Selenium
2 12 (11.76%) JMeter
3 5 (4.90%) Subversion
4 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.98%) Maven
5 1 (0.98%) Ant
5 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.98%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Electronics
3 5 (4.90%) Games
4 4 (3.92%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Military
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) C++ Developer
3 20 (19.61%) Senior Tester
3 20 (19.61%) Tester
4 17 (16.67%) Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) Graduate
6 10 (9.80%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Support
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Support Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Software Tester
8 6 (5.88%) Programmer
8 6 (5.88%) Software Tester
9 5 (4.90%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Junior
9 5 (4.90%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) HTML
2 13 (12.75%) J2EE
3 8 (7.84%) CSS
3 8 (7.84%) .NET
4 7 (6.86%) jQuery
5 5 (4.90%) JSP
5 5 (4.90%) Middleware
6 4 (3.92%) Havok
6 4 (3.92%) OpenCL
6 4 (3.92%) OpenGL
6 4 (3.92%) STL
6 4 (3.92%) ADO.NET
6 4 (3.92%) MFC
6 4 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.92%) WCF
6 4 (3.92%) WPF
6 4 (3.92%) WinForms
7 2 (1.96%) OpenCV
7 2 (1.96%) Direct3D
7 2 (1.96%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 90 (88.24%) Mathematics
2 30 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 27 (26.47%) Chemistry
4 24 (23.53%) VHDL
5 23 (22.55%) Biology
5 23 (22.55%) Life Science
6 16 (15.69%) Statistics
7 14 (13.73%) Algorithms
8 10 (9.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (5.88%) Visualisation
10 4 (3.92%) CUDA
10 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
10 4 (3.92%) Animation
11 2 (1.96%) DTV
11 2 (1.96%) IPTV
11 2 (1.96%) Interactive TV
11 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.98%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 29 (28.43%) Linux
2 26 (25.49%) Windows
3 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.92%) Android
3 4 (3.92%) Mac OS X
3 4 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) Digital Signal Processing
1 21 (20.59%) Signal Processing
2 20 (19.61%) Manual Testing
2 20 (19.61%) Automated Testing
2 20 (19.61%) OO
3 17 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 13 (12.75%) Software Testing
5 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.78%) Image Processing
7 7 (6.86%) Business Analysis
7 7 (6.86%) Web Development
8 6 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) CAD
8 6 (5.88%) UML
9 5 (4.90%) Information Security
9 5 (4.90%) Scrum
10 4 (3.92%) Game Development
10 4 (3.92%) Project Management
11 3 (2.94%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) C++
2 51 (50.00%) Java
3 44 (43.14%) SQL
4 41 (40.20%) C
5 27 (26.47%) C#
6 20 (19.61%) MATLAB
7 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 12 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.84%) Fortran
9 8 (7.84%) Python
10 4 (3.92%) VC++
11 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.96%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.96%) Perl
12 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.98%) Ada
12 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (66.67%) Degree
2 32 (31.37%) Security Cleared
3 21 (20.59%) DV Cleared
4 18 (17.65%) PhD
5 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
1 1 (0.98%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Oracle
2 1 (0.98%) Sony
2 1 (0.98%) Google
2 1 (0.98%) Agilent
2 1 (0.98%) Apple
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