Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 31 84
Rank change year-on-year -12 +53 +16
Permanent jobs citing Physics 246 310 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.02% 8.26% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 9.20% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 129 190 72
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £36,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% +2.11% -5.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £85,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -9.33%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,777 3,371 3,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.44% 89.80% 89.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,428 2,568 2,902
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Cambridgeshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Cambridgeshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Physics in Cambridgeshire

Physics
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Cambridge -8 237 £30,000 -14.29% 56
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 234 (95.12%) Mathematics
2 189 (76.83%) Computer Science
3 155 (63.01%) Python
4 150 (60.98%) Software Engineering
5 129 (52.44%) C++
6 107 (43.50%) C
6 107 (43.50%) PhD
7 97 (39.43%) Linux
8 92 (37.40%) Degree
9 80 (32.52%) Machine Learning
10 70 (28.46%) Java
11 63 (25.61%) Artificial Intelligence
12 59 (23.98%) Data Science
13 54 (21.95%) Algorithms
14 36 (14.63%) C#
15 35 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (12.60%) Windows
18 29 (11.79%) Statistics
19 27 (10.98%) JavaScript
19 27 (10.98%) MATLAB
19 27 (10.98%) Embedded C
20 26 (10.57%) Computer Science Degree
20 26 (10.57%) Embedded C++
20 26 (10.57%) TCP/IP
21 25 (10.16%) Computer Vision
22 23 (9.35%) SQL
23 21 (8.54%) OO
23 21 (8.54%) Electronics
24 19 (7.72%) Multithreading

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 11 (4.47%) Apache Spark
2 7 (2.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
3 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.25%) Ethernet
2 8 (3.25%) SMS
3 3 (1.22%) OpenFlow
4 2 (0.81%) Firewall
4 2 (0.81%) ICMP
4 2 (0.81%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.47%) Big Data
2 9 (3.66%) Data Mining
2 9 (3.66%) NoSQL
2 9 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.63%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.63%) Power BI
4 3 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.41%) HBase
6 1 (0.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.81%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.81%) Selenium
3 1 (0.41%) GitLab
General
1 21 (8.54%) Electronics
2 7 (2.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.81%) Finance
4 1 (0.41%) Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (52.44%) Software Engineer
2 128 (52.03%) Graduate
3 85 (34.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 83 (33.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 56 (22.76%) C Software Engineer
6 55 (22.36%) Developer
6 55 (22.36%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 44 (17.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 42 (17.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 41 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
10 35 (14.23%) C++ Developer
11 33 (13.41%) Software Developer
12 32 (13.01%) C++ Software Developer
13 31 (12.60%) Graduate C++ Developer
14 30 (12.20%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
14 30 (12.20%) Graduate Software Developer
15 27 (10.98%) Embedded Engineer
16 26 (10.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
16 26 (10.57%) Embedded C Engineer
16 26 (10.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.32%) HTML
2 15 (6.10%) .NET
3 8 (3.25%) jQuery
3 8 (3.25%) Node.js
3 8 (3.25%) scikit-learn
3 8 (3.25%) Web Services
4 7 (2.85%) TensorFlow
5 4 (1.63%) HTML5
5 4 (1.63%) Middleware
5 4 (1.63%) NumPy
5 4 (1.63%) SciPy
6 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.22%) Keras
6 3 (1.22%) Pandas
7 2 (0.81%) JSON
7 2 (0.81%) Kafka
7 2 (0.81%) REST
8 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.41%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 189 (76.83%) Computer Science
2 54 (21.95%) Algorithms
3 34 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.32%) Augmented Reality
5 17 (6.91%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (6.10%) Embedded Systems
6 15 (6.10%) Life Science
7 13 (5.28%) User Experience
8 7 (2.85%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.44%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.81%) Robotics
12 1 (0.41%) Acoustics
12 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.41%) Verilog
12 1 (0.41%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 97 (39.43%) Linux
2 31 (12.60%) Windows
3 12 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (95.12%) Mathematics
2 150 (60.98%) Software Engineering
3 80 (32.52%) Machine Learning
4 63 (25.61%) Artificial Intelligence
5 59 (23.98%) Data Science
6 35 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (11.79%) Statistics
8 25 (10.16%) Computer Vision
9 21 (8.54%) OO
10 19 (7.72%) Multithreading
10 19 (7.72%) SDLC
11 16 (6.50%) Test Automation
12 13 (5.28%) Deep Learning
12 13 (5.28%) Linux Kernel Development
13 12 (4.88%) Analytics
13 12 (4.88%) Bug Management
13 12 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
13 12 (4.88%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.07%) DevOps
15 9 (3.66%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 155 (63.01%) Python
2 129 (52.44%) C++
3 107 (43.50%) C
4 70 (28.46%) Java
5 36 (14.63%) C#
6 27 (10.98%) Embedded C
6 27 (10.98%) JavaScript
6 27 (10.98%) MATLAB
7 26 (10.57%) Embedded C++
8 23 (9.35%) SQL
9 8 (3.25%) Julia
9 8 (3.25%) PHP
10 5 (2.03%) R
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) Ruby
11 1 (0.41%) Scala
11 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (43.50%) PhD
2 92 (37.40%) Degree
3 26 (10.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (7.32%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (5.69%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.03%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.85%) GCP
2 3 (1.22%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.63%) Firmware
2 2 (0.81%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) KVM
2 2 (0.81%) Xen
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Ansible
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (1.63%) Tableau
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle
3 1 (0.41%) Hortonworks