The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 101 119 120
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.36% 0.12% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.13% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Median salary £40,000 £67,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.74% +58.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,564
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.90%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1228 1485 1651
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.59% 86.59% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1181 1256
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Buckinghamshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Buckinghamshire

Physics
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Milton Keynes +5 3 £40,000 -40.74%
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Physics
South East

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
3 7 (77.78%) C++
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
5 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) PhD
6 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
7 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
7 3 (33.33%) Signal Processing
7 3 (33.33%) STL
7 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
7 3 (33.33%) OO
7 3 (33.33%) .NET
7 3 (33.33%) Computer Vision
8 2 (22.22%) SQL
8 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 2 (22.22%) Python
8 2 (22.22%) Electronics
8 2 (22.22%) Games
8 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (22.22%) R
8 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
8 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
8 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (22.22%) Data Management
9 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (11.11%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) GPRS
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Graduate
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate C++ Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Research Scientist
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Test Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) STL
2 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (11.11%) MFC
3 1 (11.11%) OpenCV
3 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Vision
3 3 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Signal Processing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) R
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) PhD
3 1 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) GPEN
3 1 (11.11%) SANS