The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
Rank 84 100 93
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.49% 0.37% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.44% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £44,296 - £45,000
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 845 911 1082
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.60% 84.43% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 644 682 869
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,090 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Physics
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Physics in Essex

Physics
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Colchester -4 4 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £44,296 - 1
Physics
East of England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for Physics.

1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) POSIX
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) e-Health

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Assistant Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) e-Health
1 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Game Theory
3 1 (16.67%) Gibbs Sampling
3 1 (16.67%) Hidden Markov Model
3 1 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) SABSA
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Go
3 1 (16.67%) Haskell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) GSEC
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
1 1 (16.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Pegasus