The table below looks at the statistics for Physics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 47 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Physics 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.87% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
458 484 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 87.74% 80.80% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 363 421 321
Median salary £54,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Physics
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Physics Salary Trend in Watford

Physics
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Physics Salary Histogram in Watford

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Physics.

1 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 30 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 30 (90.91%) C++
3 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
3 25 (75.76%) Node.js
4 18 (54.55%) C#
4 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 17 (51.52%) PhD
6 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
6 16 (48.48%) CSS
6 16 (48.48%) HTML
7 15 (45.45%) Java
7 15 (45.45%) OO
7 15 (45.45%) Web Development
7 15 (45.45%) Visualisation
7 15 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
7 15 (45.45%) ZeroMQ
8 13 (39.39%) Front End Development
8 13 (39.39%) LabVIEW
9 12 (36.36%) Ajax
9 12 (36.36%) JSON
10 11 (33.33%) Windows
11 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
11 10 (30.30%) OOD
11 10 (30.30%) OpenGL
11 10 (30.30%) Subversion
11 10 (30.30%) Multithreading
11 10 (30.30%) Image Processing
11 10 (30.30%) OpenCV
12 7 (21.21%) AngularJS

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) LabVIEW
2 10 (30.30%) Subversion
2 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 10 (30.30%) C++ Software Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (30.30%) Software Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) C Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) Node.js
2 16 (48.48%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 15 (45.45%) ZeroMQ
4 12 (36.36%) Ajax
4 12 (36.36%) JSON
5 10 (30.30%) OpenCV
5 10 (30.30%) OpenGL
6 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.06%) .NET
8 1 (3.03%) WinForms
8 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
2 15 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
2 15 (45.45%) OO
2 15 (45.45%) Visualisation
2 15 (45.45%) Web Development
3 13 (39.39%) Front End Development
4 10 (30.30%) Image Processing
4 10 (30.30%) Multithreading
4 10 (30.30%) OOD
5 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.09%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (6.06%) Computer Vision
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Neural Network
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Economics
8 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C++
2 18 (54.55%) C#
2 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) C
5 2 (6.06%) Assembly Language
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.06%) Fortran
5 2 (6.06%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 17 (51.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) EMC