Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 198 222
Rank change year-on-year +17 +24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Physics 48 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.96% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.08% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 120 55
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,625 £55,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 4664 5847 6661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.70% 89.05% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 4630 5405
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 November 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 23 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
Northamptonshire +11 28 £29,000 -19.44%
Derbyshire +3 9 £45,000 +60.71%
Nottinghamshire +6 6 £48,750 +81.40%
Leicestershire +22 5 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Physics
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Physics.

1 46 (95.83%) Mathematics
2 43 (89.58%) Computer Science
3 42 (87.50%) Degree
4 26 (54.17%) C++
4 26 (54.17%) Python
5 25 (52.08%) Java
6 24 (50.00%) C#
7 22 (45.83%) SQL
8 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
8 21 (43.75%) Machine Learning
9 20 (41.67%) Algorithms
10 19 (39.58%) PhD
11 18 (37.50%) Linux
11 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (35.42%) Electronics
12 17 (35.42%) Games
12 17 (35.42%) Scrum
12 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
12 17 (35.42%) Embedded Linux
13 16 (33.33%) GitHub
13 16 (33.33%) Subversion
13 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
13 16 (33.33%) Computer Vision
14 13 (27.08%) Numerate Degree
14 13 (27.08%) Big Data
15 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (22.92%) Master's Degree
16 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) GitHub
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Big Data
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.08%) Impala
5 1 (2.08%) Power BI
5 1 (2.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 16 (33.33%) Subversion
2 16 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (35.42%) Electronics
1 17 (35.42%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Software Developer
3 17 (35.42%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (35.42%) Software Engineer
4 16 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 16 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Angular 2
1 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.33%) D3.js
1 4 (8.33%) Electron Framework
1 4 (8.33%) Node.js
1 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) HTML5
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.08%) WCF
3 1 (2.08%) WPF
3 1 (2.08%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 43 (89.58%) Computer Science
2 20 (41.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 17 (35.42%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (95.83%) Mathematics
2 21 (43.75%) Machine Learning
2 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (35.42%) Scrum
5 16 (33.33%) Computer Vision
6 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.58%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Data Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
10 3 (6.25%) Document Composition
10 3 (6.25%) High Availability
10 3 (6.25%) Microservices
10 3 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
11 2 (4.17%) CAD
11 2 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (4.17%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 2 (4.17%) Migration
11 2 (4.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) C++
1 26 (54.17%) Python
2 25 (52.08%) Java
3 24 (50.00%) C#
4 22 (45.83%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) Scala
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.33%) R
7 3 (6.25%) C
7 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (87.50%) Degree
2 19 (39.58%) PhD
3 13 (27.08%) Numerate Degree
4 11 (22.92%) Master's Degree
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) ANSYS
3 1 (2.08%) EMC
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Tableau
3 1 (2.08%) Teradata
3 1 (2.08%) Xilinx