Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 28 68
Rank change year-on-year -65 +40 +21
Permanent jobs citing Physics 96 377 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.01% 9.09% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 9.73% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 69 267 84
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £34,000 £38,865 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.52% +36.37% -28.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £85,000 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +8.33% -10.00%

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 2,934 3,874 3,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.97% 93.37% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,096 2,964 2,575
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 November 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 17 November 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 -31 94 £35,000 -10.10% 33
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 87 (90.63%) Mathematics
2 62 (64.58%) Computer Science
3 54 (56.25%) PhD
4 42 (43.75%) Python
5 41 (42.71%) Degree
6 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 30 (31.25%) C++
8 29 (30.21%) Linux
8 29 (30.21%) Machine Learning
9 26 (27.08%) Artificial Intelligence
10 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (21.88%) C
12 15 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (14.58%) Algorithms
14 13 (13.54%) Java
15 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (12.50%) Data Science
16 11 (11.46%) Computer Science Degree
16 11 (11.46%) DevOps
16 11 (11.46%) OO
16 11 (11.46%) TCP/IP
17 10 (10.42%) Data Analysis
18 9 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
18 9 (9.38%) C#
18 9 (9.38%) Web Services
19 8 (8.33%) SQL
19 8 (8.33%) Workflow
19 8 (8.33%) Migration
19 8 (8.33%) VMware
19 8 (8.33%) Electronics

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 8 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.29%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.08%) Firewall
3 2 (2.08%) SMS
3 2 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) Big Data
2 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.17%) MySQL
4 3 (3.13%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.04%) HBase
5 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.04%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (1.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.04%) Law
2 1 (1.04%) Marketing
2 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Graduate
2 26 (27.08%) Developer
2 26 (27.08%) Software Engineer
3 21 (21.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) C Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Graduate Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) C++ Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Data Scientist
9 6 (6.25%) Graduate Data Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Kernel Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Linux Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Web Services
2 5 (5.21%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) HTML
2 5 (5.21%) Middleware
3 4 (4.17%) HTML5
3 4 (4.17%) Keras
3 4 (4.17%) NumPy
3 4 (4.17%) Pandas
3 4 (4.17%) scikit-learn
3 4 (4.17%) SciPy
4 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.04%) CSS
4 1 (1.04%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) Kafka
4 1 (1.04%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (64.58%) Computer Science
2 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (14.58%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
4 8 (8.33%) Cloud Native
5 7 (7.29%) Device Driver
6 5 (5.21%) User Experience
7 2 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.04%) Acoustics
8 1 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.04%) Life Science
8 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Linux
2 6 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (90.63%) Mathematics
2 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
3 29 (30.21%) Machine Learning
4 26 (27.08%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (12.50%) Data Science
7 11 (11.46%) DevOps
7 11 (11.46%) OO
8 10 (10.42%) Data Analysis
9 9 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
10 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.33%) Migration
10 8 (8.33%) Workflow
10 8 (8.33%) Workflow Management
11 7 (7.29%) Deep Learning
12 6 (6.25%) Analytics
13 5 (5.21%) Chemistry
13 5 (5.21%) Computer Vision
13 5 (5.21%) Project Management
13 5 (5.21%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.75%) Python
2 30 (31.25%) C++
3 21 (21.88%) C
4 13 (13.54%) Java
5 9 (9.38%) C#
6 8 (8.33%) Go
6 8 (8.33%) SQL
7 6 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.21%) PHP
9 3 (3.13%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.08%) R
11 1 (1.04%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.04%) Perl
11 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (56.25%) PhD
2 41 (42.71%) Degree
3 11 (11.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.04%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) Docker
1 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.17%) Firmware
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Ansible
1 8 (8.33%) Consul
1 8 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 8 (8.33%) Packer
1 8 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) Hortonworks