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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 185 161 185
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Physics 19 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 1.49% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 12
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £50,000 £34,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +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
1413 1273 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.87% 31.11% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1027 1183
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Birmingham 0 11 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £32,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £36,500 - 1
Herefordshire -6 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Warwickshire -10 1 £22,000 -32.30%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 29 (76.32%) Mathematics
2 24 (63.16%) Degree
3 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
3 21 (55.26%) C++
4 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 14 (36.84%) C#
6 12 (31.58%) C
7 9 (23.68%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
8 8 (21.05%) .NET
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
9 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
10 6 (15.79%) Image Processing
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) VB
10 6 (15.79%) PhD
10 6 (15.79%) Fortran
11 5 (13.16%) Data Mining
11 5 (13.16%) OO
11 5 (13.16%) Python
11 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
11 5 (13.16%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) HTML
11 5 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) Electronics
11 5 (13.16%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
11 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
11 5 (13.16%) C++/CLI

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.89%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Electronics
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
1 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Graduate
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Software Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Principal Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) iOS SDK
3 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
3 2 (5.26%) MFC
3 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (76.32%) Mathematics
2 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
3 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
4 5 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (5.26%) Statistics
6 2 (5.26%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) Image Processing
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Linear Algebra
3 5 (13.16%) Probability Theory
3 5 (13.16%) Pattern Recognition
3 5 (13.16%) Signal Processing
3 5 (13.16%) OO
4 4 (10.53%) CAD
5 3 (7.89%) OOD
5 3 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) Android Development
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Pay per click
6 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.26%) Display Advertising
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C++
2 14 (36.84%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) C
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
6 6 (15.79%) VB
6 6 (15.79%) Fortran
7 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
7 5 (13.16%) C++/CLI
7 5 (13.16%) Python
8 3 (7.89%) SQL
9 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) PhD
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Intel
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