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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 187 199 210
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 50 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 1.18% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 47 19 17
Median salary £35,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
2183 1779 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.86% 33.12% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1422 1615
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Coventry +15 19 £36,000 -10.00%
Birmingham -8 18 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Staffordshire +10 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Herefordshire - 2 £23,000 - 1
Worcestershire +13 1 £25,000 -30.55%
Warwickshire -5 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 51 (65.38%) Mathematics
2 42 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 38 (48.72%) Degree
4 36 (46.15%) C++
5 35 (44.87%) Software Engineering
6 33 (42.31%) C#
7 29 (37.18%) Python
8 22 (28.21%) .NET
9 21 (26.92%) Linux
9 21 (26.92%) TCP/IP
10 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (21.79%) Java
12 16 (20.51%) Finance
13 15 (19.23%) Windows
13 15 (19.23%) Scrum
13 15 (19.23%) Algorithms
14 14 (17.95%) Bash Shell
14 14 (17.95%) Embedded Linux
15 13 (16.67%) C
16 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (15.38%) SQL
16 12 (15.38%) OO
16 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
17 11 (14.10%) Electronics
17 11 (14.10%) Machine Learning
18 10 (12.82%) Open Source
18 10 (12.82%) Go
18 10 (12.82%) MATLAB
18 10 (12.82%) Microsoft

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 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Blender
2 2 (2.56%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (2.56%) SPSS
3 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Electronics
3 7 (8.97%) Games
4 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.41%) Local Government
5 5 (6.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Graduate
1 27 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Graduate Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 8 (10.26%) CSS
4 8 (10.26%) HTML
5 7 (8.97%) CSS3
5 7 (8.97%) HTML5
5 7 (8.97%) Middleware
5 7 (8.97%) OpenCV
5 7 (8.97%) OpenGL
5 7 (8.97%) Web Services
6 5 (6.41%) Yocto
7 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.85%) Memcached
8 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.56%) Ext JS
8 2 (2.56%) Node.js
8 2 (2.56%) Three.js
8 2 (2.56%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (2.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (65.38%) Mathematics
2 42 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 15 (19.23%) Algorithms
4 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (12.82%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (12.82%) Statistics
6 7 (8.97%) Data Structures
7 6 (7.69%) Chemistry
8 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.56%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Linux
2 15 (19.23%) Windows
3 14 (17.95%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.23%) Scrum
4 12 (15.38%) OO
5 11 (14.10%) Machine Learning
6 10 (12.82%) Open Source
7 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 9 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (11.54%) Image Processing
7 9 (11.54%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) Digital Signal Processing
8 8 (10.26%) Signal Processing
9 7 (8.97%) Complexity Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Functional Programming
9 7 (8.97%) Low Latency
9 7 (8.97%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.97%) Operations Research
9 7 (8.97%) SOA
10 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) C++
2 33 (42.31%) C#
3 29 (37.18%) Python
4 17 (21.79%) Java
5 14 (17.95%) Bash Shell
6 13 (16.67%) C
7 12 (15.38%) SQL
8 10 (12.82%) Go
8 10 (12.82%) MATLAB
9 7 (8.97%) Clojure
9 7 (8.97%) Erlang
9 7 (8.97%) F#
9 7 (8.97%) Haskell
9 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.41%) Embedded C
10 5 (6.41%) R
10 5 (6.41%) Ruby
11 3 (3.85%) PHP
12 2 (2.56%) Perl
13 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (48.72%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) PhD
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.28%) CEH
5 1 (1.28%) GIAC
5 1 (1.28%) HNC
5 1 (1.28%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Firmware
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.28%) Nessus
2 1 (1.28%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.56%) Tableau
4 1 (1.28%) Qualys
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