The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 58 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.96% 1.39% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 5.83% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Physics
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
241 120 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.44% 23.90% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 156 101 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Physics
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Physics Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Physics
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Physics
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 5 £22,500 -47.05%
Sunderland -1 4 £22,500 -47.05%
Physics
North East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 22 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 21 (95.45%) Computer Science
3 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (77.27%) OO
5 16 (72.73%) Degree
6 11 (50.00%) C++
7 10 (45.45%) Java
8 9 (40.91%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) GIS
8 9 (40.91%) Games
9 6 (27.27%) JUnit
9 6 (27.27%) CruiseControl
9 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 6 (27.27%) JIRA
9 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
10 5 (22.73%) C#
11 4 (18.18%) Web Development
12 3 (13.64%) WCF
12 3 (13.64%) WPF
12 3 (13.64%) .NET
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
12 3 (13.64%) Scrum
13 2 (9.09%) Python
14 1 (4.55%) OOP
14 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
14 1 (4.55%) HTML
14 1 (4.55%) Web Design
14 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
14 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
1 6 (27.27%) CruiseControl
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (40.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Software Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C++ Software Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C++ Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Graduate
5 6 (27.27%) Junior
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Java Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Software Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Graduate Java Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) WCF
1 3 (13.64%) WPF
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 21 (95.45%) Computer Science
3 9 (40.91%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) OO
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C++
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree