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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 63 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.09% 2.34% 3.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.58% 6.91% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 16
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
197 217 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.38% 33.80% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 159 168 124
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,702 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 -1 11 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Sunderland -10 6 £57,500 +27.77%
Gateshead - 4 £30,000 -
Physics
North East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Degree
1 21 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (95.24%) C++
3 19 (90.48%) PhD
3 19 (90.48%) 3D Graphics
3 19 (90.48%) Multithreading
4 18 (85.71%) C#
4 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
5 17 (80.95%) Games
5 17 (80.95%) OpenGL
5 17 (80.95%) DirectX
5 17 (80.95%) 3D Programming
5 17 (80.95%) Visualisation
5 17 (80.95%) HLSL
5 17 (80.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
7 4 (19.05%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Java
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) CUDA
9 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.76%) SDLC
10 1 (4.76%) WPF
10 1 (4.76%) Fortran
10 1 (4.76%) Pascal
10 1 (4.76%) WinForms
10 1 (4.76%) Web Design
10 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (4.76%) .NET

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (80.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 17 (80.95%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) C++ Programmer
3 8 (38.10%) Programmer
3 8 (38.10%) Software Programmer
3 8 (38.10%) Graphics Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) OpenGL
1 17 (80.95%) DirectX
1 17 (80.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) WinForms
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 21 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (90.48%) 3D Graphics
3 17 (80.95%) Visualisation
4 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 2 (9.52%) CUDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Multithreading
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 17 (80.95%) 3D Programming
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C++
2 18 (85.71%) C#
3 17 (80.95%) HLSL
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) Fortran
5 1 (4.76%) Pascal
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 19 (90.48%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago