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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 199 193 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Physics 9 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.82% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 25
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £50,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £52,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,625 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.73%
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
1501 1594 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.41% 32.01% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1304 1244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Worcestershire - 5 £34,000 - 1
Staffordshire +4 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham -7 1 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Coventry -18 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £22,000 - 2
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (84.85%) Mathematics
2 26 (78.79%) Degree
3 19 (57.58%) Computer Science
4 17 (51.52%) C++
5 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 11 (33.33%) .NET
7 10 (30.30%) C#
8 8 (24.24%) C
8 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
8 8 (24.24%) OO
9 7 (21.21%) UML
9 7 (21.21%) Automotive
10 6 (18.18%) Electronics
10 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
10 6 (18.18%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) OOD
11 5 (15.15%) Project Management
11 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
11 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
11 5 (15.15%) C++/CLI
11 5 (15.15%) TargetLink
11 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.12%) Games
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
13 3 (9.09%) Economics
13 3 (9.09%) MySQL

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (15.15%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) WebTrends
1 3 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Automotive
2 6 (18.18%) Electronics
3 4 (12.12%) Games
4 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Graduate
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Software Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Programmer
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Graduate Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) MFC
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) iOS SDK
2 2 (6.06%) Android SDK
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 28 (84.85%) Mathematics
2 19 (57.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Statistics
4 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.09%) User Experience
4 3 (9.09%) Economics
5 2 (6.06%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.03%) VHDL
6 1 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
6 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) OO
3 7 (21.21%) UML
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) OOD
4 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Customer Segmentation
6 3 (9.09%) Web Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (6.06%) Android Development
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C++
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) C
3 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
4 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 6 (18.18%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) C++/CLI
6 3 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
8 1 (3.03%) VC++
8 1 (3.03%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) PhD
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.03%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Intel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £44,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern
Hudson - London
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago