Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 64 87
Rank change year-on-year +39 +23 +44
Permanent jobs citing Physics 387 139 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.11% 4.02% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 4.56% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 272 83 106
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £38,865 £28,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.37% -29.19% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £50,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +11.89%

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 3920 3049 3616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.24% 88.15% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2995 2508 3127
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +21 381 £38,865 +41.33% 27
Ely - 2 - - 1
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 349 (90.18%) Mathematics
2 302 (78.04%) Computer Science
3 254 (65.63%) Python
4 229 (59.17%) C++
5 227 (58.66%) Software Engineering
6 194 (50.13%) Degree
7 188 (48.58%) Java
8 164 (42.38%) C
9 145 (37.47%) Machine Learning
10 140 (36.18%) Algorithms
11 132 (34.11%) MATLAB
12 125 (32.30%) PhD
13 119 (30.75%) Linux
14 112 (28.94%) C#
15 96 (24.81%) Statistics
16 87 (22.48%) Artificial Intelligence
17 83 (21.45%) Windows
18 53 (13.70%) Computer Science Degree
19 49 (12.66%) SQL
20 48 (12.40%) OO
21 46 (11.89%) Finance
21 46 (11.89%) Bayesian Methods
22 45 (11.63%) SDLC
23 44 (11.37%) Julia
24 40 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
25 39 (10.08%) Economics
26 38 (9.82%) JavaScript
26 38 (9.82%) Augmented Reality
27 36 (9.30%) CAD
28 34 (8.79%) TDD

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 9 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 7 (1.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (1.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.26%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.52%) GitHub
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.53%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.07%) Wireless
3 7 (1.81%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.81%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.26%) SNMP
5 1 (0.26%) WAN
5 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.79%) NoSQL
2 17 (4.39%) Big Data
2 17 (4.39%) RDBMS
2 17 (4.39%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.29%) MySQL
4 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (4.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.07%) JUnit
3 7 (1.81%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.55%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.52%) JIRA
5 2 (0.52%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 46 (11.89%) Finance
2 25 (6.46%) Electronics
3 9 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.29%) Marketing
5 4 (1.03%) Games
5 4 (1.03%) Retail
6 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.52%) French Language
7 2 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 191 (49.35%) Software Engineer
2 143 (36.95%) Graduate
3 107 (27.65%) Developer
4 92 (23.77%) C++ Software Engineer
5 83 (21.45%) Software Developer
6 70 (18.09%) C Software Engineer
7 69 (17.83%) C++ Developer
8 65 (16.80%) C++ Software Developer
8 65 (16.80%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 62 (16.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 57 (14.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 39 (10.08%) Graduate Developer
12 34 (8.79%) Java Engineer
12 34 (8.79%) Java Software Engineer
13 33 (8.53%) C Developer
13 33 (8.53%) C/C++ Developer
13 33 (8.53%) C/C++ Software Developer
13 33 (8.53%) Embedded Engineer
14 31 (8.01%) Embedded C Engineer
15 29 (7.49%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.49%) Apache Axis
2 24 (6.20%) .NET
3 22 (5.68%) HTML
4 13 (3.36%) Ehcache
5 9 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.07%) CSS
6 8 (2.07%) REST
7 7 (1.81%) DirectX
7 7 (1.81%) HTML5
7 7 (1.81%) JSON
7 7 (1.81%) OpenGL
7 7 (1.81%) Web Services
8 5 (1.29%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (1.29%) WCF
8 5 (1.29%) WPF
9 4 (1.03%) Velocity
10 3 (0.78%) jQuery
10 3 (0.78%) Node.js
10 3 (0.78%) TensorFlow
11 2 (0.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 302 (78.04%) Computer Science
2 140 (36.18%) Algorithms
3 38 (9.82%) Augmented Reality
4 29 (7.49%) 3D Printing
4 29 (7.49%) Life Science
5 24 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.17%) Data Structures
7 15 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (2.84%) 3D Graphics
9 10 (2.58%) Acoustics
10 9 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (2.07%) Renewable Energy
11 8 (2.07%) Smart Energy
12 6 (1.55%) Robotics
13 4 (1.03%) Animation
14 2 (0.52%) Replication
14 2 (0.52%) User Experience
15 1 (0.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 119 (30.75%) Linux
2 83 (21.45%) Windows
3 8 (2.07%) Android
4 7 (1.81%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (90.18%) Mathematics
2 227 (58.66%) Software Engineering
3 145 (37.47%) Machine Learning
4 96 (24.81%) Statistics
5 87 (22.48%) Artificial Intelligence
6 48 (12.40%) OO
7 46 (11.89%) Bayesian Methods
8 45 (11.63%) SDLC
9 40 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (10.08%) Economics
11 36 (9.30%) CAD
12 34 (8.79%) TDD
13 33 (8.53%) Multithreading
14 32 (8.27%) Computer Vision
15 31 (8.01%) Test Automation
16 30 (7.75%) Project Management
17 29 (7.49%) CAE
17 29 (7.49%) Content Writing
18 28 (7.24%) Complexity Analysis
19 26 (6.72%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 254 (65.63%) Python
2 229 (59.17%) C++
3 188 (48.58%) Java
4 164 (42.38%) C
5 132 (34.11%) MATLAB
6 112 (28.94%) C#
7 49 (12.66%) SQL
8 44 (11.37%) Julia
9 38 (9.82%) JavaScript
10 33 (8.53%) R
11 26 (6.72%) Embedded C
12 19 (4.91%) Embedded C++
13 13 (3.36%) Ruby
14 10 (2.58%) Perl
15 8 (2.07%) Scala
16 2 (0.52%) Tcl
16 2 (0.52%) VB
17 1 (0.26%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 194 (50.13%) Degree
2 125 (32.30%) PhD
3 53 (13.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (7.49%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (2.33%) Master's Degree
6 8 (2.07%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 7 (1.81%) Docker
2 5 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (3.36%) Terracotta
2 5 (1.29%) Oracle
2 5 (1.29%) VMware
3 2 (0.52%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.26%) SAP
4 1 (0.26%) Wind River