Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 166 193
Rank change year-on-year +22 +27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Physics 19 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 0.27% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.32% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 2
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.94% -44.62% +100.00%
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,445 2,530 3,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.19% 86.67% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,912 2,118 2,661
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
High Wycombe +16 11 £47,500 -17.39%
Aylesbury - 3 £30,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -2 2 £22,500 -37.50%
Marlow - 1 £60,000 -
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 17 (89.47%) Degree
3 16 (84.21%) Visual Studio
4 15 (78.95%) C++
4 15 (78.95%) Windows
5 14 (73.68%) OOD
5 14 (73.68%) Mathematics
6 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
6 11 (57.89%) PhD
7 10 (52.63%) Linux
7 10 (52.63%) MFC
7 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
8 9 (47.37%) Qt
8 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
8 9 (47.37%) WinForms
8 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (47.37%) OpenGL
8 9 (47.37%) Unix
9 8 (42.11%) C#
9 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
10 6 (31.58%) OO
11 5 (26.32%) Subversion
12 3 (15.79%) Python
12 3 (15.79%) .NET
13 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
13 2 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (10.53%) ISO 13485
13 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (10.53%) WCF

Physics
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Visual Studio
2 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Graduate
3 7 (36.84%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Junior
4 5 (26.32%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) MFC
2 9 (47.37%) OpenGL
2 9 (47.37%) Qt
2 9 (47.37%) WinForms
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) Mathematics
2 14 (73.68%) OOD
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
5 6 (31.58%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Data Science
6 1 (5.26%) Economics
6 1 (5.26%) Image Processing
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Research
6 1 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) R
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) PhD
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 13485
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001