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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 186 200 214
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Physics 49 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 1.43% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 13
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,950 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +5.57%
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
2140 1891 1921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.57% 33.02% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1492 1546
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +17 25 £35,000 -12.50%
Birmingham -3 12 £27,500 - 1
Staffordshire -2 9 £24,000 -70.00%
Warwickshire +1 2 £45,000 +63.63%
Worcestershire +6 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 47 (67.14%) Mathematics
2 39 (55.71%) Computer Science
3 36 (51.43%) Degree
4 32 (45.71%) C++
5 30 (42.86%) C#
6 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
7 22 (31.43%) Python
8 19 (27.14%) .NET
9 18 (25.71%) Finance
9 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (22.86%) Java
10 16 (22.86%) Linux
10 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
11 15 (21.43%) Project Management
11 15 (21.43%) Business Analysis
12 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 14 (20.00%) Windows
13 13 (18.57%) Statistics
13 13 (18.57%) Operations Research
13 13 (18.57%) Chemistry
13 13 (18.57%) Scrum
14 12 (17.14%) Algorithms
15 11 (15.71%) Bash Shell
15 11 (15.71%) Retail
15 11 (15.71%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (15.71%) Local Government
15 11 (15.71%) OO
15 11 (15.71%) C
15 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
16 10 (14.29%) Electronics

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 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Blender
2 2 (2.86%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (2.86%) SPSS
3 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) 4G
3 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.43%) DVB
3 1 (1.43%) GSM
3 1 (1.43%) LTE
3 1 (1.43%) UMTS
3 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.86%) Maven
3 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Local Government
2 11 (15.71%) Retail
3 10 (14.29%) Electronics
4 6 (8.57%) Games
4 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Graduate
2 24 (34.29%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Graduate Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Graduate Technical Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Business Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Graduate Business Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Graduate Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) .NET
2 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.43%) CSS
3 8 (11.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 7 (10.00%) CSS3
4 7 (10.00%) HTML
4 7 (10.00%) HTML5
5 6 (8.57%) OpenCV
5 6 (8.57%) OpenGL
6 5 (7.14%) Middleware
6 5 (7.14%) Web Services
7 4 (5.71%) Yocto
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.86%) J2EE
9 2 (2.86%) Memcached
9 2 (2.86%) Node.js
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.86%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.86%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (67.14%) Mathematics
2 39 (55.71%) Computer Science
3 13 (18.57%) Chemistry
3 13 (18.57%) Statistics
4 12 (17.14%) Algorithms
5 11 (15.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (7.14%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.86%) Oculus Rift
11 1 (1.43%) Biometrics
11 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
11 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 11 (15.71%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 15 (21.43%) Project Management
4 13 (18.57%) Operations Research
4 13 (18.57%) Scrum
5 11 (15.71%) OO
6 9 (12.86%) Machine Learning
7 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 7 (10.00%) Open Source
8 6 (8.57%) Digital Signal Processing
8 6 (8.57%) Image Processing
8 6 (8.57%) Signal Processing
9 5 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Functional Programming
9 5 (7.14%) Low Latency
9 5 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.14%) Validation
10 4 (5.71%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) C++
2 30 (42.86%) C#
3 22 (31.43%) Python
4 16 (22.86%) Java
5 11 (15.71%) Bash Shell
5 11 (15.71%) C
6 9 (12.86%) MATLAB
6 9 (12.86%) SQL
7 7 (10.00%) Go
7 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.14%) Clojure
8 5 (7.14%) Erlang
8 5 (7.14%) Haskell
9 4 (5.71%) Embedded C
9 4 (5.71%) F#
10 2 (2.86%) Perl
10 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 2 (2.86%) R
10 2 (2.86%) Ruby
11 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (51.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) PhD
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Firmware
2 2 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Google
2 2 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (2.86%) Tableau
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