Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 211 203
Rank change year-on-year +54 -8 +40
Permanent jobs citing Physics 71 46 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.37% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.81% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 109 102 87
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4586 5683 6625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.45% 88.23% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 4539 5470
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in the East Midlands

Physics
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Physics in the East Midlands

Physics
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in the East Midlands

Physics
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Northamptonshire +8 44 £37,500 +4.17% 3
Derbyshire +16 21 £42,500 +65.05%
Leicestershire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £42,500 +58.14% 1
Physics
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Physics.

1 70 (98.59%) Mathematics
2 65 (91.55%) Computer Science
3 60 (84.51%) Degree
4 51 (71.83%) C++
5 43 (60.56%) Algorithms
6 41 (57.75%) Python
7 35 (49.30%) C#
8 34 (47.89%) PhD
8 34 (47.89%) Machine Learning
9 30 (42.25%) MATLAB
9 30 (42.25%) Linux
9 30 (42.25%) Git (software)
10 28 (39.44%) Java
10 28 (39.44%) SQL
10 28 (39.44%) Computer Vision
11 27 (38.03%) Software Engineering
12 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (30.99%) Electronics
14 21 (29.58%) Big Data
14 21 (29.58%) Numerate Degree
15 19 (26.76%) Analytics
16 18 (25.35%) C
16 18 (25.35%) Windows
17 16 (22.54%) Scrum
18 15 (21.13%) Games
18 15 (21.13%) Signal Processing
18 15 (21.13%) R
18 15 (21.13%) Embedded Linux
19 14 (19.72%) Apache Spark
20 13 (18.31%) Predictive Analytics

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (19.72%) Apache Spark
2 13 (18.31%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Maple
2 2 (2.82%) Mathcad
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Simulink
3 1 (1.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) GitHub
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) Big Data
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (42.25%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.31%) Visual Studio
3 11 (15.49%) Subversion
4 7 (9.86%) LabVIEW
5 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (30.99%) Electronics
2 15 (21.13%) Games
3 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Software Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Graduate
4 15 (21.13%) Data Scientist
5 13 (18.31%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Software Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) C++ Developer
6 11 (15.49%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Graduate Software Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Research Scientist
8 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded Software Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Computer Vision Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) Angular 2
2 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.63%) D3.js
2 4 (5.63%) Electron Framework
2 4 (5.63%) Node.js
2 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (5.63%) Yocto
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) HTML5
3 2 (2.82%) jQuery
3 2 (2.82%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.82%) WCF
3 2 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (91.55%) Computer Science
2 43 (60.56%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Linux
2 18 (25.35%) Windows
3 15 (21.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (98.59%) Mathematics
2 34 (47.89%) Machine Learning
3 28 (39.44%) Computer Vision
4 27 (38.03%) Software Engineering
5 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.76%) Analytics
7 16 (22.54%) Scrum
8 15 (21.13%) Signal Processing
9 13 (18.31%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (18.31%) Predictive Analytics
9 13 (18.31%) Visualisation
10 9 (12.68%) Image Processing
10 9 (12.68%) OO
11 7 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.04%) Data Analytics
13 3 (4.23%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.23%) Document Composition
13 3 (4.23%) Statistics
14 2 (2.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 2 (2.82%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) C++
2 41 (57.75%) Python
3 35 (49.30%) C#
4 30 (42.25%) MATLAB
5 28 (39.44%) Java
5 28 (39.44%) SQL
6 18 (25.35%) C
7 15 (21.13%) R
8 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (84.51%) Degree
2 34 (47.89%) PhD
3 21 (29.58%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (11.27%) Master's Degree
5 4 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) ANSYS
3 1 (1.41%) IBM