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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 189 179 186
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 21 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 1.69% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,250 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1733 1772 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.85% 33.57% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1503 1370
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Coventry -2 8 £40,000 -
Warwickshire -6 5 £28,250 +28.40% 1
Worcestershire -2 4 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Staffordshire +11 2 £57,500 +76.92%
Birmingham -25 2 £30,000 - 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (85.37%) Mathematics
2 29 (70.73%) Degree
3 28 (68.29%) Computer Science
4 25 (60.98%) C++
5 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
6 21 (51.22%) C#
7 15 (36.59%) Python
8 14 (34.15%) PhD
8 14 (34.15%) SQL
8 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (31.71%) Visual Studio
10 12 (29.27%) Windows
10 12 (29.27%) Electronics
10 12 (29.27%) Image Processing
11 11 (26.83%) Pattern Recognition
11 11 (26.83%) Linux
11 11 (26.83%) Java
11 11 (26.83%) C
12 10 (24.39%) Algorithms
12 10 (24.39%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (19.51%) Scrum
14 6 (14.63%) Finance
14 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
15 5 (12.20%) HTML
15 5 (12.20%) .NET
15 5 (12.20%) Fortran
15 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
15 5 (12.20%) Linear Algebra
15 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (12.20%) Probability Theory

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) GNU Octave
2 2 (4.88%) SPSS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) QlikView
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.44%) TestNG
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Gradle
General
1 12 (29.27%) Electronics
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.76%) Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.88%) Advertising
7 1 (2.44%) Games
7 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Software Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Graduate
4 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Junior
5 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) RF Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) MFC
3 3 (7.32%) XML
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) Swing
5 1 (2.44%) Middleware
5 1 (2.44%) JavaFX
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (85.37%) Mathematics
2 28 (68.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (24.39%) Algorithms
3 10 (24.39%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
5 3 (7.32%) Statistics
6 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.88%) VHDL
7 1 (2.44%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.44%) Social Media
7 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Image Processing
4 11 (26.83%) Pattern Recognition
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) Linear Algebra
6 5 (12.20%) Probability Theory
6 5 (12.20%) Signal Processing
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) CAD
7 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Display Advertising
9 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.88%) Pay per click
9 2 (4.88%) OO
10 1 (2.44%) ERP
10 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C++
2 21 (51.22%) C#
3 15 (36.59%) Python
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 11 (26.83%) Java
5 11 (26.83%) C
6 5 (12.20%) Fortran
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded C
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++
7 4 (9.76%) VB
8 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.32%) R
9 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.44%) C++/CLI
10 1 (2.44%) Haskell
10 1 (2.44%) Erlang
10 1 (2.44%) Scala
10 1 (2.44%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) Degree
2 14 (34.15%) PhD
3 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Intel
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Xilinx
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