Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 103 135
Rank change year-on-year +11 +32 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.46% 1.17% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 53 15
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +86.05% -33.85%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +14.29%

Physics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 973 1508 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.70% 92.97% 90.06%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1319 1575
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Bedfordshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Bedfordshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Bedfordshire

Physics
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +1 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Luton +20 1 £22,500 - 2
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) PhD
3 3 (60.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Yocto
5 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) WCF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) PhD
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware