The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 44 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.33% 1.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% 2.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Physics
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 116 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.18% 44.11% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 53 91 81
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Physics
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Worcestershire region.

Physics Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Physics
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Worcester - 4 £35,000 -
Malvern +3 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Physics
West Midlands

Physics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) MFC
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (10.00%) Electronics
7 1 (10.00%) Xilinx
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Chemistry

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Xilinx