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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 206 199 189
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Physics 20 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.077% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.23% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 14
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +82.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £52,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
1726 1721 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.01% 33.11% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1444 1200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 - 5 - -
Worcestershire - 5 £24,000 -
Birmingham -16 3 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £47,500 - 2
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 34 (85.00%) Mathematics
2 27 (67.50%) Degree
2 27 (67.50%) Computer Science
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 14 (35.00%) .NET
5 12 (30.00%) C++
5 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (27.50%) UML
6 11 (27.50%) Automotive
7 10 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (22.50%) OOD
9 8 (20.00%) Games
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.50%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (17.50%) Electronics
10 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
10 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
10 7 (17.50%) WebTrends
10 7 (17.50%) Benchmarking
10 7 (17.50%) MySQL
10 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
10 7 (17.50%) Economics
10 7 (17.50%) Web Analytics
10 7 (17.50%) Google
10 7 (17.50%) Web Development
10 7 (17.50%) Statistics
10 7 (17.50%) Google Analytics
10 7 (17.50%) Time Management
10 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (17.50%) Visualisation

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (12.50%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) WebTrends
1 7 (17.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
1 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 11 (27.50%) Automotive
2 8 (20.00%) Games
3 7 (17.50%) Electronics
4 6 (15.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
2 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Graduate
3 6 (15.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 6 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Research Scientist
4 5 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate Programmer
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (5.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.50%) DirectX
3 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.50%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) WPF
3 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (2.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (85.00%) Mathematics
2 27 (67.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) Visualisation
3 7 (17.50%) User Experience
3 7 (17.50%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (17.50%) Economics
3 7 (17.50%) Statistics
4 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) UML
3 10 (25.00%) OO
4 9 (22.50%) OOD
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Web Development
6 7 (17.50%) Benchmarking
6 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.50%) Web Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Time Management
6 7 (17.50%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (17.50%) Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Customer Segmentation
6 7 (17.50%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) CAD
9 2 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) C++
3 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.00%) C
5 5 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.50%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VC++
8 1 (2.50%) VB6
8 1 (2.50%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) PhD
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.50%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
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