Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 141 181
Rank change year-on-year -32 +40 +9
Permanent jobs citing Physics 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.20% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £30,000 £37,230
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -19.42% +14.55%
10th Percentile £42,900 £27,500 £34,153
90th Percentile £69,500 £39,000 £37,828
North West median annual salary £37,500 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +25.00% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2710 1953 2873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.68% 87.34% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2049 1656 2431
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Cheshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Cheshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Cheshire

Physics
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Knutsford - 4 £62,500 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Physics
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Gradle
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (33.33%) Apigee
5 2 (33.33%) R
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Economics
6 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Graduate
1 1 (16.67%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Programmer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Trainee
1 1 (16.67%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) API Development
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Lua
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apigee
1 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat