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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 198 208 219
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 34 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 0.55% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 15
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £39,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median 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
2050 1645 1909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.40% 32.02% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1312 1654
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Birmingham +3 18 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Coventry - 8 £36,000 -
Herefordshire - 4 £23,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 63 (74.12%) Mathematics
2 52 (61.18%) Computer Science
3 40 (47.06%) Degree
3 40 (47.06%) C++
4 38 (44.71%) Software Engineering
5 33 (38.82%) Python
6 31 (36.47%) C#
7 27 (31.76%) Linux
7 27 (31.76%) TCP/IP
8 25 (29.41%) .NET
9 21 (24.71%) Java
9 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (22.35%) Finance
11 17 (20.00%) Algorithms
11 17 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 17 (20.00%) Scrum
12 15 (17.65%) SQL
12 15 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (16.47%) Go
13 14 (16.47%) Open Source
13 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
14 13 (15.29%) Windows
15 12 (14.12%) OO
15 12 (14.12%) Electronics
15 12 (14.12%) Artificial Intelligence
15 12 (14.12%) Machine Learning
16 10 (11.76%) Complexity Analysis
16 10 (11.76%) Multithreaded Programming

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 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.35%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Blender
2 2 (2.35%) SPSS
3 1 (1.18%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.76%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.76%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.53%) Maven
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
General
1 19 (22.35%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Electronics
3 7 (8.24%) Games
4 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (36.47%) Graduate
2 28 (32.94%) Software Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Graduate Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Graduate Technical Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Technical Analyst
5 16 (18.82%) Developer
6 12 (14.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (14.12%) Embedded Engineer
6 12 (14.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (10.59%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 9 (10.59%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 8 (9.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
10 7 (8.24%) Data Scientist
10 7 (8.24%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (8.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 7 (8.24%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (7.06%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) .NET
2 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 10 (11.76%) Middleware
2 10 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 10 (11.76%) Web Services
3 9 (10.59%) CSS
3 9 (10.59%) HTML
4 8 (9.41%) CSS3
4 8 (9.41%) HTML5
4 8 (9.41%) Yocto
5 7 (8.24%) OpenCV
5 7 (8.24%) OpenGL
6 4 (4.71%) Memcached
7 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.53%) Node.js
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.53%) Spring MVC
7 3 (3.53%) Three.js
7 3 (3.53%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (74.12%) Mathematics
2 52 (61.18%) Computer Science
3 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 15 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (14.12%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (11.76%) Data Structures
8 7 (8.24%) Statistics
9 3 (3.53%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (15.29%) Windows
4 3 (3.53%) Android
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Software Engineering
2 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.00%) Scrum
4 14 (16.47%) Open Source
5 12 (14.12%) Machine Learning
5 12 (14.12%) OO
6 10 (11.76%) Complexity Analysis
6 10 (11.76%) Functional Programming
6 10 (11.76%) Image Processing
6 10 (11.76%) Low Latency
6 10 (11.76%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 10 (11.76%) SOA
7 9 (10.59%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (7.06%) Digital Signal Processing
8 6 (7.06%) Signal Processing
9 5 (5.88%) Bayesian Methods
9 5 (5.88%) Stochastic Modelling
10 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) C++
2 33 (38.82%) Python
3 31 (36.47%) C#
4 21 (24.71%) Java
5 17 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 15 (17.65%) SQL
7 14 (16.47%) Go
8 10 (11.76%) C
8 10 (11.76%) Clojure
8 10 (11.76%) Erlang
8 10 (11.76%) F#
8 10 (11.76%) Haskell
9 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
9 8 (9.41%) MATLAB
9 8 (9.41%) Ruby
10 7 (8.24%) R
11 4 (4.71%) PHP
12 3 (3.53%) Embedded C
12 3 (3.53%) Perl
13 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (47.06%) Degree
2 10 (11.76%) PhD
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.18%) CEH
5 1 (1.18%) GIAC
5 1 (1.18%) HNC
5 1 (1.18%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Firmware
2 4 (4.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.18%) Nessus
2 1 (1.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) Google
3 2 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.35%) Tableau
4 1 (1.18%) Qualys
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