Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 30 67
Rank change year-on-year -31 +37 +22
Permanent jobs citing Physics 168 346 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.52% 9.44% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 10.31% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 241 87
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £34,000 £39,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% +36.84% -26.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £85,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +8.33% -1.37%

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 3,431 3,355 3,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.33% 91.52% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,209 2,586 2,639
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -22 163 £34,000 -11.11% 39
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 157 (93.45%) Mathematics
2 121 (72.02%) Computer Science
3 89 (52.98%) Python
4 82 (48.81%) Software Engineering
5 78 (46.43%) PhD
6 69 (41.07%) C++
7 66 (39.29%) Degree
8 50 (29.76%) Linux
9 49 (29.17%) C
10 45 (26.79%) Machine Learning
11 40 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
12 35 (20.83%) Java
13 31 (18.45%) Data Science
14 29 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (16.07%) Algorithms
16 26 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (13.10%) OO
18 19 (11.31%) C#
18 19 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (9.52%) Web Services
19 16 (9.52%) Electronics
20 15 (8.93%) TCP/IP
20 15 (8.93%) DevOps
21 14 (8.33%) Analytics
22 13 (7.74%) Apache Spark
22 13 (7.74%) JavaScript
22 13 (7.74%) SQL
22 13 (7.74%) Windows
22 13 (7.74%) Computer Science Degree
23 12 (7.14%) Computer Vision

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 13 (7.74%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.79%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.93%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.76%) SMS
3 7 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.19%) Firewall
4 2 (1.19%) OpenFlow
4 2 (1.19%) SMTP
5 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.14%) Big Data
2 8 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.19%) MySQL
6 2 (1.19%) Power BI
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.60%) HBase
7 1 (0.60%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.19%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.60%) GitLab
General
1 16 (9.52%) Electronics
2 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.19%) Finance
4 1 (0.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Law
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (46.43%) Graduate
2 65 (38.69%) Software Engineer
3 47 (27.98%) Developer
4 46 (27.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 35 (20.83%) C++ Software Engineer
6 25 (14.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 25 (14.88%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (13.69%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 23 (13.69%) Software Developer
8 21 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
9 19 (11.31%) C++ Developer
10 17 (10.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (8.93%) C++ Software Developer
11 15 (8.93%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 15 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (7.74%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
12 13 (7.74%) Graduate Software Developer
13 12 (7.14%) C Developer
14 11 (6.55%) Cloud Engineer
15 10 (5.95%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.52%) Web Services
2 9 (5.36%) .NET
2 9 (5.36%) HTML
3 5 (2.98%) Keras
3 5 (2.98%) Middleware
3 5 (2.98%) NumPy
3 5 (2.98%) Pandas
3 5 (2.98%) scikit-learn
3 5 (2.98%) SciPy
4 4 (2.38%) HTML5
4 4 (2.38%) jQuery
4 4 (2.38%) Node.js
5 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.19%) JSON
6 2 (1.19%) Kafka
6 2 (1.19%) REST
6 2 (1.19%) TensorFlow
7 1 (0.60%) CSS
7 1 (0.60%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (72.02%) Computer Science
2 29 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (16.07%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.76%) Cloud Native
4 8 (4.76%) User Experience
5 7 (4.17%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.57%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.98%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (2.38%) Life Science
8 4 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.19%) Acoustics
10 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.19%) Robotics
11 1 (0.60%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.76%) Linux
2 13 (7.74%) Windows
3 5 (2.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (93.45%) Mathematics
2 82 (48.81%) Software Engineering
3 45 (26.79%) Machine Learning
4 40 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
5 31 (18.45%) Data Science
6 26 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (13.10%) OO
8 15 (8.93%) DevOps
9 14 (8.33%) Analytics
10 12 (7.14%) Computer Vision
10 12 (7.14%) Statistics
11 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.55%) Deep Learning
12 10 (5.95%) Data Analysis
12 10 (5.95%) SDLC
13 9 (5.36%) Bioinformatics
13 9 (5.36%) Software Testing
14 8 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.76%) Data Management
14 8 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (52.98%) Python
2 69 (41.07%) C++
3 49 (29.17%) C
4 35 (20.83%) Java
5 19 (11.31%) C#
6 13 (7.74%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.74%) SQL
7 11 (6.55%) MATLAB
8 9 (5.36%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.76%) Embedded C++
9 8 (4.76%) Go
10 6 (3.57%) PHP
11 2 (1.19%) R
12 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.60%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) Scala
12 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (46.43%) PhD
2 66 (39.29%) Degree
3 13 (7.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (6.55%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (2.98%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) Docker
2 8 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) Ansible
2 8 (4.76%) Consul
2 8 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.76%) Packer
2 8 (4.76%) Terraform
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (4.76%) VMware
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle
2 2 (1.19%) Tableau
3 1 (0.60%) Hortonworks