Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -79 +15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Physics 65 292 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.12% 6.81% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 7.29% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 47 169 107
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £70,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% -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 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 2,832 4,003 2,963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.55% 93.35% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,030 2,967 2,414
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,475 £29,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 -55 54 £29,250 -22.00% 55
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 60 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 44 (67.69%) Degree
2 44 (67.69%) Computer Science
3 28 (43.08%) Machine Learning
4 27 (41.54%) Linux
5 25 (38.46%) PhD
6 23 (35.38%) Python
6 23 (35.38%) Artificial Intelligence
7 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
9 18 (27.69%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (26.15%) C++
11 15 (23.08%) Java
12 14 (21.54%) Biology
13 13 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
13 13 (20.00%) Algorithms
14 12 (18.46%) OpenStack
14 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (18.46%) Data Analysis
15 11 (16.92%) Web Development
15 11 (16.92%) Informatics
15 11 (16.92%) Open Source
15 11 (16.92%) Private Cloud
16 9 (13.85%) SQL
16 9 (13.85%) C#
17 8 (12.31%) Chemistry
17 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (10.77%) Visualisation
18 7 (10.77%) Data Visualisation
18 7 (10.77%) OO

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 12 (18.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) Power BI
3 2 (3.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (6.15%) Electronics
2 3 (4.62%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Social Science
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Graduate
2 26 (40.00%) Developer
3 17 (26.15%) Software Engineer
4 16 (24.62%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 12 (18.46%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) C++ Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Data Scientist
10 5 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Machine Learning Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Graduate Analyst
11 4 (6.15%) Graduate Support Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Software Support Engineer
11 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) POSIX
2 5 (7.69%) CSS
2 5 (7.69%) CSS3
2 5 (7.69%) D3.js
2 5 (7.69%) Highcharts JS
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) HTML5
2 5 (7.69%) Node.js
2 5 (7.69%) REST
2 5 (7.69%) RESTful
2 5 (7.69%) Vue.js
3 4 (6.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 11 (16.92%) Private Cloud
4 6 (9.23%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (7.69%) User Experience
6 4 (6.15%) Life Science
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.54%) Acoustics
7 1 (1.54%) ASIC
7 1 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.54%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.54%) Fintech
7 1 (1.54%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 27 (41.54%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 44 (67.69%) Computer Science
3 28 (43.08%) Machine Learning
4 23 (35.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
6 14 (21.54%) Biology
7 13 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
8 12 (18.46%) Data Analysis
8 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (16.92%) Informatics
9 11 (16.92%) Open Source
9 11 (16.92%) Web Development
10 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.31%) Chemistry
11 7 (10.77%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (10.77%) OO
11 7 (10.77%) Visualisation
12 6 (9.23%) OOP
13 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) Python
2 17 (26.15%) C++
3 15 (23.08%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
5 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.23%) MATLAB
6 6 (9.23%) PHP
7 5 (7.69%) ES7
7 5 (7.69%) ES8
8 4 (6.15%) C
9 2 (3.08%) Perl
9 2 (3.08%) R
10 1 (1.54%) Go
10 1 (1.54%) Groovy
10 1 (1.54%) Lua
10 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
10 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (67.69%) Degree
2 25 (38.46%) PhD
3 18 (27.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (6.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Consul
1 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.54%) Packer
1 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle
1 2 (3.08%) Tableau
2 1 (1.54%) VMware