The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 175 204
Rank change year-on-year +8 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 12 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.79% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.90% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 17
Median salary £43,750 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £53,750 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.42% -6.66%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2798 4012 4365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.74% 88.47% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8796 13092 13574
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Berkshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Berkshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Berkshire

Physics
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +16 12 £43,750 +45.83% 2
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 45 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 44 (97.78%) Degree
3 40 (88.89%) Computer Science
4 20 (44.44%) Python
5 19 (42.22%) Mentoring
6 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (37.78%) Java
8 15 (33.33%) C++
8 15 (33.33%) PHP
8 15 (33.33%) .NET
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) Project Management
8 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 15 (33.33%) jQuery
8 15 (33.33%) Ajax
8 15 (33.33%) WebSockets
9 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
9 14 (31.11%) C
9 14 (31.11%) C#
10 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
11 5 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
11 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 5 (11.11%) Banking
11 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 5 (11.11%) Linux
12 4 (8.89%) Unix
12 4 (8.89%) ETL
12 4 (8.89%) OLTP

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (8.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) OLAP
2 4 (8.89%) OLTP
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Ant
1 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.67%) FitNesse
1 3 (6.67%) Gradle
1 3 (6.67%) Grunt
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.67%) Maven
1 3 (6.67%) Mocha
1 3 (6.67%) Selenium
1 3 (6.67%) TestNG
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Graduate
3 14 (31.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) DBA
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.67%) Developer in Test
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) MATLAB Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Principal Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
1 15 (33.33%) Ajax
1 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 15 (33.33%) jQuery
1 15 (33.33%) WebSockets
2 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 40 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) CUDA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 19 (42.22%) Mentoring
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
4 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Code Optimisation
6 4 (8.89%) Database Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.89%) ETL
6 4 (8.89%) High Availability
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Build Automation
7 3 (6.67%) CRM
7 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Python
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) C++
4 15 (33.33%) PHP
5 14 (31.11%) C
5 14 (31.11%) C#
6 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.89%) SQL
7 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (97.78%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
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