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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 192 170 181
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 12 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.64% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 22
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
1344 1345 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.94% 31.13% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1098 1269
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Worcestershire - 5 £34,000 -
Birmingham -8 4 £32,500 - 3
Staffordshire +6 1 £40,000 -
Warwickshire -9 1 £22,000 -32.30% 1
Shropshire - 1 £44,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (78.13%) Degree
1 25 (78.13%) Mathematics
2 19 (59.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (59.38%) C++
3 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 8 (25.00%) C
5 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (25.00%) .NET
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
6 6 (18.75%) VB
6 6 (18.75%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) Embedded C
6 6 (18.75%) Electronics
7 5 (15.63%) Automotive
7 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
7 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
7 5 (15.63%) UML
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) XML
7 5 (15.63%) C++/CLI
7 5 (15.63%) TargetLink
7 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) OOD

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Automotive
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Graduate
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Programmer
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Software Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Principal Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) Android SDK
3 2 (6.25%) iOS SDK
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) MFC
4 1 (3.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (78.13%) Mathematics
2 19 (59.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) VHDL
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
3 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
3 5 (15.63%) UML
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) OOD
4 3 (9.38%) CAD
5 2 (6.25%) Android Development
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C++
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) C
3 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (18.75%) VB
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) Embedded C
5 5 (15.63%) C++/CLI
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.13%) Fortran
7 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) PhD
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Intel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Birmingham
Metail
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Deutsche Bank
Posted: 9 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago