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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 21 67 73
Rank change year-on-year +46 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 118 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.75% 3.30% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.66% 3.66% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 60 23 32
Median salary £30,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,500 £40,000
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 Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1107 1340 1243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.49% 90.30% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1026 1019
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Cambridge

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Physics.

1 170 (91.89%) Mathematics
2 146 (78.92%) Computer Science
3 129 (69.73%) C++
4 115 (62.16%) Java
5 114 (61.62%) Python
6 100 (54.05%) Software Engineering
7 96 (51.89%) Degree
8 87 (47.03%) C#
9 70 (37.84%) PhD
10 62 (33.51%) C
11 57 (30.81%) Algorithms
12 53 (28.65%) Machine Learning
13 50 (27.03%) Linux
14 47 (25.41%) .NET
15 44 (23.78%) MATLAB
16 27 (14.59%) ASP.NET
17 25 (13.51%) Windows
18 17 (9.19%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (8.11%) OOP
19 15 (8.11%) OO
20 14 (7.57%) Unix
20 14 (7.57%) JavaScript
21 13 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (7.03%) Embedded C
22 12 (6.49%) CAD
22 12 (6.49%) Image Processing
23 11 (5.95%) Project Management
23 11 (5.95%) TCP/IP
23 11 (5.95%) Electronics
24 10 (5.41%) QA

Physics
Top Related 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 8 (4.32%) Moodle
2 4 (2.16%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) Camtasia
1 8 (4.32%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.32%) MS Office
1 8 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (4.32%) MS Visio
1 8 (4.32%) Snagit
2 2 (1.08%) SPSS
3 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.24%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.16%) Firewall
4 3 (1.62%) Internet
5 2 (1.08%) BGP
5 2 (1.08%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.08%) MPLS
5 2 (1.08%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.08%) VPN
5 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.08%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.54%) 3G
6 1 (0.54%) 4G
6 1 (0.54%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (2.16%) Lumira
1 4 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (2.16%) Spotfire
2 2 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.54%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (9.19%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (5.95%) Electronics
3 9 (4.86%) Aerospace
4 8 (4.32%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.24%) Finance
6 5 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.08%) French Language
7 2 (1.08%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (44.32%) Graduate
2 74 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 61 (32.97%) Developer
4 49 (26.49%) Software Developer
5 45 (24.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 34 (18.38%) Java Engineer
6 34 (18.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 27 (14.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 25 (13.51%) C++ Developer
8 25 (13.51%) C++ Software Developer
9 23 (12.43%) Graduate Java Engineer
9 23 (12.43%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
10 22 (11.89%) Graduate Developer
10 22 (11.89%) Graduate Software Developer
11 19 (10.27%) Analyst
11 19 (10.27%) Consultant
11 19 (10.27%) Graduate Analyst
11 19 (10.27%) Mathematical Developer
12 17 (9.19%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 16 (8.65%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.41%) .NET
2 27 (14.59%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.86%) J2EE
4 7 (3.78%) HTML
5 6 (3.24%) CSS
6 5 (2.70%) Backbone.js
6 5 (2.70%) CSS3
6 5 (2.70%) HTML5
6 5 (2.70%) jQuery
6 5 (2.70%) Node.js
7 4 (2.16%) XML
8 2 (1.08%) SAML
9 1 (0.54%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Axis
9 1 (0.54%) J2ME
9 1 (0.54%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 146 (78.92%) Computer Science
2 57 (30.81%) Algorithms
3 13 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.41%) Augmented Reality
5 8 (4.32%) e-Learning
5 8 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.08%) User Experience
6 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.54%) 3D Printing
7 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.54%) iPhone
7 1 (0.54%) Verilog
7 1 (0.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.03%) Linux
2 25 (13.51%) Windows
3 14 (7.57%) Unix
4 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (91.89%) Mathematics
2 100 (54.05%) Software Engineering
3 53 (28.65%) Machine Learning
4 15 (8.11%) OO
4 15 (8.11%) OOP
5 12 (6.49%) CAD
5 12 (6.49%) Image Processing
6 11 (5.95%) Project Management
7 9 (4.86%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (4.86%) Statistics
8 8 (4.32%) Content Development
8 8 (4.32%) SDLC
9 6 (3.24%) Analytics
9 6 (3.24%) Business Development
10 5 (2.70%) Bayesian Methods
10 5 (2.70%) Bug Management
10 5 (2.70%) Change Management
10 5 (2.70%) Configuration Management
10 5 (2.70%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 129 (69.73%) C++
2 115 (62.16%) Java
3 114 (61.62%) Python
4 87 (47.03%) C#
5 62 (33.51%) C
6 44 (23.78%) MATLAB
7 14 (7.57%) JavaScript
8 13 (7.03%) Embedded C
9 9 (4.86%) Embedded C++
10 8 (4.32%) SQL
11 6 (3.24%) R
11 6 (3.24%) VBA
12 4 (2.16%) Perl
12 4 (2.16%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.16%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 96 (51.89%) Degree
2 70 (37.84%) PhD
3 9 (4.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.24%) Firmware
2 2 (1.08%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 8 (4.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.16%) Oracle
3 2 (1.08%) Minitab
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