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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 184 205 192
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Physics 26 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 0.79% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1759 1782 2007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.46% 32.56% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1458 1722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Warwickshire +3 8 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Worcestershire +3 6 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Coventry -10 5 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £80,000 -
Birmingham +6 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 40 (81.63%) Mathematics
2 34 (69.39%) Computer Science
2 34 (69.39%) Degree
3 27 (55.10%) C++
4 26 (53.06%) C#
4 26 (53.06%) Software Engineering
5 20 (40.82%) Linux
6 19 (38.78%) SQL
6 19 (38.78%) Visual Studio
6 19 (38.78%) Windows
7 17 (34.69%) Electronics
8 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (32.65%) Python
9 15 (30.61%) PhD
10 14 (28.57%) Java
10 14 (28.57%) Scrum
10 14 (28.57%) Finance
11 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
11 12 (24.49%) HTML
11 12 (24.49%) CSS
11 12 (24.49%) Image Processing
11 12 (24.49%) Pattern Recognition
12 11 (22.45%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
13 10 (20.41%) MVC
14 9 (18.37%) MySQL
14 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
14 9 (18.37%) CSS3
14 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (16.33%) WordPress
1 8 (16.33%) Node.js
2 3 (6.12%) SAS
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SPSS
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LAN
1 3 (6.12%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) QlikView
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.04%) Mahout
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) DTS
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.04%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) TestNG
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.04%) Gradle
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 17 (34.69%) Electronics
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.20%) Games
4 5 (10.20%) Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineer
2 21 (42.86%) Developer
3 19 (38.78%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Web Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Applications Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Web Applications Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Graduate
6 5 (10.20%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Trainee Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Trainee Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) HTML
1 12 (24.49%) CSS
2 9 (18.37%) CSS3
2 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (16.33%) HTML5
3 8 (16.33%) LAMP
4 7 (14.29%) .NET
5 6 (12.24%) Middleware
6 5 (10.20%) MFC
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.04%) Swing
9 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.04%) Ajax
9 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.04%) LINQ
9 1 (2.04%) jQuery
9 1 (2.04%) JavaFX
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (81.63%) Mathematics
2 34 (69.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (22.45%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (16.33%) User Experience
5 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 5 (10.20%) Hedge funds
6 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.08%) Statistics
7 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.04%) Telematics
8 1 (2.04%) Social Media
8 1 (2.04%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 19 (38.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Scrum
4 12 (24.49%) Image Processing
4 12 (24.49%) Pattern Recognition
5 10 (20.41%) MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Project Management
6 8 (16.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (12.24%) Functional Programming
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
8 5 (10.20%) Analytics
8 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.16%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) Coaching
10 2 (4.08%) TDD
11 1 (2.04%) PLM
11 1 (2.04%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (2.04%) 3D Modelling
11 1 (2.04%) Data Transformation
11 1 (2.04%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) C++
2 26 (53.06%) C#
3 19 (38.78%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) Python
5 14 (28.57%) Java
6 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
7 8 (16.33%) PHP
8 7 (14.29%) C
9 6 (12.24%) Haskell
9 6 (12.24%) Erlang
9 6 (12.24%) Scala
10 5 (10.20%) F#
10 5 (10.20%) Embedded C
11 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++
12 3 (6.12%) R
13 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
14 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
14 1 (2.04%) Clojure
14 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
14 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (69.39%) Degree
2 15 (30.61%) PhD
3 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Twitter
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
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