The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 210 206 191
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Physics 24 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.14% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 28
Median salary £26,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Physics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2336 1848 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.02% 34.70% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 1520 1580
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Physics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Physics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Physics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Physics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 13 £26,500 -11.66%
Coventry -6 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Worcestershire -11 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Staffordshire -5 1 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Physics.

1 28 (73.68%) Mathematics
1 28 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 24 (63.16%) Degree
3 13 (34.21%) C#
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
3 13 (34.21%) Chemistry
4 12 (31.58%) Statistics
5 11 (28.95%) Operations Research
5 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
5 11 (28.95%) Local Government
5 11 (28.95%) Retail
5 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
5 11 (28.95%) Project Management
6 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) C++
7 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
7 9 (23.68%) Algorithms
8 8 (21.05%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) C
8 8 (21.05%) Python
8 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (18.42%) .NET
10 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
11 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.53%) MATLAB
11 4 (10.53%) Biometrics
11 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
11 4 (10.53%) Windows

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) 4G
2 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.63%) DVB
2 1 (2.63%) GSM
2 1 (2.63%) LTE
2 1 (2.63%) UMTS
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) LabVIEW
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Local Government
2 11 (28.95%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Electronics
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Graduate
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) Graduate Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Business Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Graduate Business Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Algorithm Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) Spring
3 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) WPF
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (73.68%) Computer Science
1 28 (73.68%) Mathematics
2 13 (34.21%) Chemistry
3 12 (31.58%) Statistics
4 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
5 9 (23.68%) Algorithms
6 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.53%) Biometrics
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Business Analysis
1 11 (28.95%) Operations Research
1 11 (28.95%) Project Management
2 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.53%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics
6 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
6 3 (7.89%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (7.89%) Functional Programming
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.89%) Open Source
6 3 (7.89%) Signal Processing
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) C++
3 8 (21.05%) C
3 8 (21.05%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) MATLAB
4 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.89%) Clojure
5 3 (7.89%) Erlang
5 3 (7.89%) Haskell
5 3 (7.89%) Scala
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) Go
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) IEC 61508
1 2 (5.26%) ISO 9000
1 2 (5.26%) TickIT
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
PAREXEL International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago