The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 61 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 22 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.88% 1.83% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.10% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 11
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

Physics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 668 618 689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.55% 86.92% 85.91%
Number of salaries quoted 558 511 562
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Physics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Coventry

Physics
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Physics in Coventry

Physics
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Coventry over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Physics.

1 26 (89.66%) C++
2 25 (86.21%) Linux
3 24 (82.76%) Mathematics
4 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
5 21 (72.41%) Git (software)
6 20 (68.97%) PhD
7 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (55.17%) Signal Processing
8 16 (55.17%) Windows
8 16 (55.17%) MATLAB
8 16 (55.17%) Algorithms
8 16 (55.17%) Computer Vision
9 14 (48.28%) Degree
10 12 (41.38%) Electronics
10 12 (41.38%) Python
11 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
12 9 (31.03%) Machine Learning
12 9 (31.03%) OO
13 7 (24.14%) C#
13 7 (24.14%) Maple
13 7 (24.14%) LabVIEW
13 7 (24.14%) Image Processing
14 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
14 6 (20.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 6 (20.69%) Line Management
15 5 (17.24%) Maya
15 5 (17.24%) 3ds Max
15 5 (17.24%) Lua
15 5 (17.24%) Android
15 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Maple
2 5 (17.24%) 3ds Max
2 5 (17.24%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) LabVIEW
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (41.38%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Research Scientist
3 7 (24.14%) Graduate
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
9 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (13.79%) Yocto
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) DirectX
3 1 (3.45%) Express
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.45%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Computer Science
2 16 (55.17%) Algorithms
3 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.45%) HoloLens
5 1 (3.45%) HTC Vive
5 1 (3.45%) NHS
5 1 (3.45%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Android
3 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
4 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Mathematics
2 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Computer Vision
3 16 (55.17%) Signal Processing
4 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) Machine Learning
5 9 (31.03%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) Image Processing
7 6 (20.69%) Line Management
8 5 (17.24%) Android Development
8 5 (17.24%) iOS Development
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) CAD
10 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
10 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
10 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C++
2 16 (55.17%) MATLAB
3 12 (41.38%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) Lua
6 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) PhD
2 14 (48.28%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) IBM