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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 196 205 199
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 41 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.77% 1.35% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 17
Median salary £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
2313 2001 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.78% 33.88% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1586 1513
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +18 24 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Birmingham -2 8 £27,000 +35.00%
Staffordshire -5 5 £24,000 -70.00%
Warwickshire +6 2 £45,000 +87.50%
Worcestershire +3 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (61.29%) Mathematics
1 38 (61.29%) Computer Science
2 35 (56.45%) Degree
3 30 (48.39%) C++
4 27 (43.55%) C#
5 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
6 21 (33.87%) Python
7 17 (27.42%) .NET
8 16 (25.81%) Java
9 14 (22.58%) Windows
9 14 (22.58%) Finance
10 13 (20.97%) Project Management
10 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.97%) Business Analysis
10 13 (20.97%) Statistics
10 13 (20.97%) Operations Research
10 13 (20.97%) Chemistry
10 13 (20.97%) Algorithms
11 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
11 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (19.35%) C
12 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
12 11 (17.74%) Retail
12 11 (17.74%) Local Government
13 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
13 10 (16.13%) Linux
13 10 (16.13%) OO
14 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
14 9 (14.52%) Scrum
15 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET

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 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.23%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) Blender
2 2 (3.23%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (3.23%) SPSS
3 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) 4G
3 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.61%) DVB
3 1 (1.61%) GSM
3 1 (1.61%) LTE
3 1 (1.61%) UMTS
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.23%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.23%) Maven
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Local Government
2 11 (17.74%) Retail
3 6 (9.68%) Games
4 5 (8.06%) Electronics
5 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Graduate
2 20 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Graduate Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Business Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Graduate Business Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Graduate Software Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) .NET
2 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 8 (12.90%) CSS
2 8 (12.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (11.29%) HTML
4 6 (9.68%) CSS3
4 6 (9.68%) HTML5
4 6 (9.68%) OpenCV
4 6 (9.68%) OpenGL
5 5 (8.06%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.45%) J2EE
7 3 (4.84%) Middleware
7 3 (4.84%) Spring
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.23%) Memcached
8 2 (3.23%) Node.js
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.23%) Web Services
8 2 (3.23%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (61.29%) Computer Science
1 38 (61.29%) Mathematics
2 13 (20.97%) Algorithms
2 13 (20.97%) Chemistry
2 13 (20.97%) Statistics
3 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (6.45%) Biometrics
7 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
7 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
8 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
9 2 (3.23%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.97%) Business Analysis
2 13 (20.97%) Operations Research
2 13 (20.97%) Project Management
3 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.35%) Machine Learning
4 10 (16.13%) OO
5 9 (14.52%) Scrum
6 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.29%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (9.68%) Image Processing
8 5 (8.06%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (8.06%) Open Source
8 5 (8.06%) Signal Processing
8 5 (8.06%) Validation
9 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.45%) V-Model
10 3 (4.84%) Functional Programming
10 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) C++
2 27 (43.55%) C#
3 21 (33.87%) Python
4 16 (25.81%) Java
5 12 (19.35%) C
6 8 (12.90%) MATLAB
6 8 (12.90%) SQL
7 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.45%) Embedded C
9 4 (6.45%) Go
9 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.84%) Clojure
10 3 (4.84%) Erlang
10 3 (4.84%) Haskell
11 2 (3.23%) Perl
11 2 (3.23%) PHP
11 2 (3.23%) R
11 2 (3.23%) Ruby
11 2 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (56.45%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9000
2 2 (3.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Google
2 2 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (3.23%) Tableau
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago