Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 187 189
Rank change year-on-year +31 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 41 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.08% 0.66% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.74% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 2
Birmingham median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22% -35.71%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £36,750 £82,500 £24,250
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -21.43% -12.50% -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3442 4200 3440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.27% 88.91% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2705 3073 2876
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Birmingham

Physics
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Physics in Birmingham

Physics
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Physics.

1 39 (95.12%) Mathematics
2 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
3 26 (63.41%) Finance
4 25 (60.98%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (58.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (36.59%) Degree
7 12 (29.27%) C++
7 12 (29.27%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) Perl
8 11 (26.83%) C
8 11 (26.83%) C#
8 11 (26.83%) .NET
8 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET
8 11 (26.83%) XML
8 11 (26.83%) CAD
9 3 (7.32%) SQL
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (4.88%) Project Management
10 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) Analytics
10 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
11 1 (2.44%) OpenCV
11 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
11 1 (2.44%) QlikView
11 1 (2.44%) Deep Learning
11 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
11 1 (2.44%) Power BI
11 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Power BI
1 1 (2.44%) QlikView
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Graduate
2 27 (65.85%) Analyst
3 25 (60.98%) Graduate Analyst
3 25 (60.98%) Technical Analyst
4 24 (58.54%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 11 (26.83%) .NET Developer
5 11 (26.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (26.83%) C++ Developer
5 11 (26.83%) C++ Software Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Developer
5 11 (26.83%) Software Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Junior
7 7 (17.07%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Junior C++ Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Junior Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) .NET
1 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET
1 11 (26.83%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
2 25 (60.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) Mathematics
2 11 (26.83%) CAD
3 2 (4.88%) Analytics
3 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
3 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.88%) Project Management
4 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Vision
4 1 (2.44%) Data Governance
4 1 (2.44%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Deep Learning
4 1 (2.44%) Image Processing
4 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
4 1 (2.44%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) C++
1 12 (29.27%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) C
2 11 (26.83%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) Perl
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) R
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Computer Science Degree
2 15 (36.59%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Tableau