The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 55 64
Rank change year-on-year +37 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 178 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.17% 4.72% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.91% 5.30% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 111 38 43
Median salary £37,500 £29,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% -19.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1194 1037 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.31% 89.01% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 906 859 1066
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Physics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Physics in Cambridge

Physics
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Physics.

1 282 (94.95%) Mathematics
2 226 (76.09%) Computer Science
3 224 (75.42%) Python
4 188 (63.30%) C++
5 181 (60.94%) Java
6 166 (55.89%) Software Engineering
7 133 (44.78%) Degree
8 119 (40.07%) Machine Learning
9 116 (39.06%) C#
10 114 (38.38%) PhD
11 91 (30.64%) MATLAB
12 86 (28.96%) C
13 81 (27.27%) Algorithms
14 71 (23.91%) Linux
15 50 (16.84%) .NET
15 50 (16.84%) Numerate Degree
16 49 (16.50%) Statistics
16 49 (16.50%) Artificial Intelligence
17 42 (14.14%) Windows
18 36 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (10.77%) Bayesian Methods
19 32 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
20 31 (10.44%) OO
21 30 (10.10%) JavaScript
22 29 (9.76%) ASP.NET
23 27 (9.09%) CAD
24 26 (8.75%) Augmented Reality
25 23 (7.74%) Embedded C
25 23 (7.74%) SQL
25 23 (7.74%) Electronics

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (2.69%) Moodle
3 6 (2.02%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.69%) Camtasia
2 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (2.69%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.69%) Snagit
3 1 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.39%) Firewall
2 14 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.35%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.67%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.67%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.34%) 3G
5 1 (0.34%) 4G
5 1 (0.34%) GSM
5 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.68%) Big Data
2 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 4 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.67%) Lumira
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.67%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.35%) JUnit
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
General
1 23 (7.74%) Electronics
2 22 (7.41%) Finance
3 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.69%) Multimedia
6 6 (2.02%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.67%) French Language
7 2 (0.67%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (48.15%) Graduate
2 112 (37.71%) Software Engineer
3 91 (30.64%) Developer
4 79 (26.60%) C++ Software Engineer
4 79 (26.60%) Software Developer
5 51 (17.17%) C++ Developer
5 51 (17.17%) C++ Software Developer
6 39 (13.13%) Consultant
6 39 (13.13%) Graduate Developer
7 38 (12.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 37 (12.46%) Analyst
8 37 (12.46%) C Software Engineer
8 37 (12.46%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 37 (12.46%) Graduate Analyst
8 37 (12.46%) Graduate Software Developer
9 36 (12.12%) Java Engineer
9 36 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 33 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Developer
10 33 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
11 29 (9.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.84%) .NET
2 29 (9.76%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.39%) Apache Axis
4 12 (4.04%) HTML
4 12 (4.04%) Natural Language Processing
5 11 (3.70%) Backbone.js
5 11 (3.70%) CSS
5 11 (3.70%) CSS3
5 11 (3.70%) HTML5
5 11 (3.70%) jQuery
5 11 (3.70%) Node.js
6 6 (2.02%) J2EE
6 6 (2.02%) TensorFlow
7 4 (1.35%) REST
8 2 (0.67%) XML
9 1 (0.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 226 (76.09%) Computer Science
2 81 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 36 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (8.75%) Augmented Reality
5 16 (5.39%) 3D Printing
6 9 (3.03%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.69%) e-Learning
7 8 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.35%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.34%) Verilog
9 1 (0.34%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.91%) Linux
2 42 (14.14%) Windows
3 9 (3.03%) Android
3 9 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (94.95%) Mathematics
2 166 (55.89%) Software Engineering
3 119 (40.07%) Machine Learning
4 49 (16.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 49 (16.50%) Statistics
5 32 (10.77%) Bayesian Methods
6 31 (10.44%) OO
7 27 (9.09%) CAD
8 21 (7.07%) Economics
9 19 (6.40%) Project Management
10 18 (6.06%) Deep Learning
10 18 (6.06%) Neural Network
10 18 (6.06%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 17 (5.72%) 3D Modelling
12 16 (5.39%) CAE
12 16 (5.39%) Content Writing
12 16 (5.39%) Presales
13 15 (5.05%) Image Processing
14 14 (4.71%) Complexity Analysis
15 13 (4.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 224 (75.42%) Python
2 188 (63.30%) C++
3 181 (60.94%) Java
4 116 (39.06%) C#
5 91 (30.64%) MATLAB
6 86 (28.96%) C
7 30 (10.10%) JavaScript
8 23 (7.74%) Embedded C
8 23 (7.74%) SQL
9 22 (7.41%) R
10 21 (7.07%) Embedded C++
10 21 (7.07%) Julia
11 16 (5.39%) Perl
11 16 (5.39%) Ruby
12 4 (1.35%) Scala
13 3 (1.01%) VBA
14 2 (0.67%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 133 (44.78%) Degree
2 114 (38.38%) PhD
3 50 (16.84%) Numerate Degree
4 32 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (7.07%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.03%) Docker
2 5 (1.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (2.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle
3 1 (0.34%) Minitab
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