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

Physics
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 7 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.73% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  

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 811 826 1105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.13% 82.68% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 659 662 857
Median salary £49,602 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 - 7 - -
Physics
East of England

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

1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) Multithreading
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Issue Tracking
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (50.00%) Image Processing
7 5 (41.67%) Subversion
8 4 (33.33%) CUDA
9 3 (25.00%) User Experience
10 1 (8.33%) e-Health
10 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
10 1 (8.33%) GSEC
10 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (8.33%) Data Management
10 1 (8.33%) C
10 1 (8.33%) Data Security
10 1 (8.33%) Games
10 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing

Physics
Co-occurring 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 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
1 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Principal Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CUDA
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) e-Health
3 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Issue Tracking
1 11 (91.67%) Multithreading
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (8.33%) Health Informatics
3 1 (8.33%) Informatics
3 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Go
3 1 (8.33%) Haskell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) R
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) GSEC
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) LXC
1 1 (8.33%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Pegasus