The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 172 208
Rank change year-on-year +76 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 167 108 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.70% 1.45% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.65% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 50
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,564
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -11.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,564
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.90%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5384 6538 6397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.20% 87.81% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 5189 5107
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Physics
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Physics in the East of England

Physics
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in the East of England

Physics
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +57 126 £30,000 -18.36% 19
Hertfordshire +4 35 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Essex +16 5 £44,296 - 1
Bedfordshire +18 1 £41,500 -36.15%
Physics
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 of England region with a requirement for Physics.

1 214 (71.10%) Mathematics
2 212 (70.43%) Computer Science
3 192 (63.79%) C++
4 190 (63.12%) Degree
5 166 (55.15%) Software Engineering
6 141 (46.84%) Java
7 128 (42.52%) Python
8 115 (38.21%) PhD
8 115 (38.21%) C#
9 72 (23.92%) C
10 67 (22.26%) Linux
11 66 (21.93%) Algorithms
12 63 (20.93%) MATLAB
13 59 (19.60%) Telecoms
14 58 (19.27%) Machine Learning
15 54 (17.94%) .NET
16 50 (16.61%) Windows
17 47 (15.61%) OO
18 38 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (11.30%) Image Processing
19 34 (11.30%) JavaScript
20 32 (10.63%) LabVIEW
20 32 (10.63%) Node.js
21 29 (9.63%) Visual Studio
21 29 (9.63%) ASP.NET
22 26 (8.64%) OOD
23 25 (8.31%) HTML
23 25 (8.31%) Multithreading
24 24 (7.97%) Web Development
25 23 (7.64%) CSS

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.66%) Moodle
2 4 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.00%) SAS
4 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (5.65%) MS Office
2 10 (3.32%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.66%) Camtasia
3 8 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.66%) Snagit
4 3 (1.00%) Simulink
5 2 (0.66%) SPSS
5 2 (0.66%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.66%) Firewall
4 3 (1.00%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) BGP
5 2 (0.66%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.66%) MPLS
5 2 (0.66%) Telepresence
5 2 (0.66%) VPN
5 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.66%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.33%) 3G
6 1 (0.33%) 4G
6 1 (0.33%) DWDM
6 1 (0.33%) GSM
6 1 (0.33%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (1.99%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.33%) Lumira
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (1.33%) Spotfire
4 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.00%) DTS
4 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (1.00%) OLAP
4 3 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.66%) MS Access
5 2 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (10.63%) LabVIEW
2 29 (9.63%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.99%) Subversion
4 4 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 59 (19.60%) Telecoms
2 18 (5.98%) Electronics
3 17 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (5.32%) Finance
5 14 (4.65%) Aerospace
6 10 (3.32%) Games
7 9 (2.99%) Retail
8 8 (2.66%) Multimedia
9 7 (2.33%) Banking
10 5 (1.66%) Marketing
11 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.00%) Billing
12 3 (1.00%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.66%) French Language
13 2 (0.66%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 109 (36.21%) Developer
2 92 (30.56%) Software Engineer
3 91 (30.23%) Graduate
4 72 (23.92%) Software Developer
5 57 (18.94%) C++ Software Engineer
6 51 (16.94%) C++ Developer
7 45 (14.95%) C++ Software Developer
8 35 (11.63%) Java Engineer
8 35 (11.63%) Java Software Engineer
9 29 (9.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 24 (7.97%) Analyst
10 24 (7.97%) Graduate Developer
10 24 (7.97%) Graduate Java Engineer
10 24 (7.97%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
10 24 (7.97%) Graduate Software Developer
11 22 (7.31%) Consultant
11 22 (7.31%) Test Engineer
12 21 (6.98%) Graduate Analyst
13 20 (6.64%) Mathematical Developer
14 19 (6.31%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.94%) .NET
2 32 (10.63%) Node.js
3 29 (9.63%) ASP.NET
4 25 (8.31%) HTML
5 23 (7.64%) CSS
6 16 (5.32%) ZeroMQ
7 13 (4.32%) Ajax
7 13 (4.32%) JSON
7 13 (4.32%) OpenGL
8 10 (3.32%) OpenCV
9 9 (2.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (2.99%) J2EE
10 8 (2.66%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.33%) HTML5
12 6 (1.99%) Backbone.js
12 6 (1.99%) CSS3
12 6 (1.99%) jQuery
13 4 (1.33%) XML
14 3 (1.00%) MFC
14 3 (1.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 212 (70.43%) Computer Science
2 66 (21.93%) Algorithms
3 38 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.99%) Augmented Reality
6 8 (2.66%) e-Learning
7 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.99%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.66%) Robotics
8 5 (1.66%) SCADA
9 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) 3D Printing
10 2 (0.66%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.66%) User Experience
10 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.33%) e-Health
11 1 (0.33%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 67 (22.26%) Linux
2 50 (16.61%) Windows
3 22 (7.31%) Unix
4 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (71.10%) Mathematics
2 166 (55.15%) Software Engineering
3 58 (19.27%) Machine Learning
4 47 (15.61%) OO
5 34 (11.30%) Image Processing
6 26 (8.64%) OOD
7 25 (8.31%) Multithreading
8 24 (7.97%) Web Development
9 22 (7.31%) SDLC
9 22 (7.31%) Visualisation
10 20 (6.64%) Data Analysis
11 16 (5.32%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (5.32%) OOP
12 14 (4.65%) CAD
12 14 (4.65%) Front End Development
13 13 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (4.32%) Project Management
13 13 (4.32%) Statistics
14 11 (3.65%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (3.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 192 (63.79%) C++
2 141 (46.84%) Java
3 128 (42.52%) Python
4 115 (38.21%) C#
5 72 (23.92%) C
6 63 (20.93%) MATLAB
7 34 (11.30%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.98%) Embedded C
9 12 (3.99%) SQL
10 10 (3.32%) Embedded C++
10 10 (3.32%) R
11 6 (1.99%) Perl
11 6 (1.99%) Ruby
11 6 (1.99%) VBA
12 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.66%) Ada
14 2 (0.66%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.66%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 190 (63.12%) Degree
2 115 (38.21%) PhD
3 10 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.66%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.33%) CIMA
5 1 (0.33%) CISSP
5 1 (0.33%) GSEC
5 1 (0.33%) HNC
5 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.32%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.66%) Firmware
2 2 (0.66%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) KVM
3 1 (0.33%) LXC
3 1 (0.33%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.66%) Oracle
3 2 (0.66%) MathWorks
3 2 (0.66%) Minitab
4 1 (0.33%) EMC
4 1 (0.33%) Pegasus
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