The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 -
Permanent jobs citing Physics 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  

Physics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 108 180 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.60% 96.26% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 86 151 192
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Physics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Bedford

Physics
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Physics in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Physics.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) PhD
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Yocto
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (50.00%) Games
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (50.00%) MFC
3 3 (50.00%) STL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (50.00%) MFC
1 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (50.00%) STL
1 3 (50.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware