The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 114 162
Rank change year-on-year +5 +48  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 37 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.76% 1.47% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.69% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 12
Median salary £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.51% +15.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1846 2014 2470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.95% 87.11% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1650 1941
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Hertfordshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Hertfordshire

Physics
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Borehamwood +5 34 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Watford +3 20 £32,500 +47.72%
Hatfield -8 3 £92,500 +54.16% 1
Physics
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 55 (76.39%) Telecoms
2 50 (69.44%) Degree
3 45 (62.50%) LabVIEW
4 43 (59.72%) PhD
5 39 (54.17%) Computer Science
6 35 (48.61%) C++
7 31 (43.06%) MATLAB
7 31 (43.06%) Data Analysis
8 29 (40.28%) Software Engineering
9 24 (33.33%) Signal Processing
9 24 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
10 21 (29.17%) OO
10 21 (29.17%) Web Development
11 19 (26.39%) Windows
11 19 (26.39%) Computer Science Degree
12 18 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (25.00%) Mathematics
13 16 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 16 (22.22%) OOD
13 16 (22.22%) Image Processing
14 15 (20.83%) SDLC
15 12 (16.67%) Algorithms
16 10 (13.89%) Machine Learning
16 10 (13.89%) Java
17 9 (12.50%) System Testing
17 9 (12.50%) Node.js
18 8 (11.11%) Multithreading
18 8 (11.11%) Zemax
19 7 (9.72%) Visualisation
19 7 (9.72%) Kanban

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Zemax
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) DTS
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.39%) OLAP
2 1 (1.39%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (62.50%) LabVIEW
2 16 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (76.39%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (8.33%) Games
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Developer
1 24 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 16 (22.22%) C++ Developer
2 16 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
2 16 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Optical Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) MATLAB Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Process Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.72%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Product Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
8 2 (2.78%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) Junior
9 1 (1.39%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) Node.js
2 7 (9.72%) Ajax
2 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
2 7 (9.72%) CSS
2 7 (9.72%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) JSON
2 7 (9.72%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (2.78%) OpenCV
3 2 (2.78%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 18 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.78%) Robotics
6 2 (2.78%) SCADA
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Data Analysis
2 29 (40.28%) Software Engineering
3 24 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
3 24 (33.33%) Signal Processing
4 21 (29.17%) OO
4 21 (29.17%) Web Development
5 18 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 16 (22.22%) Image Processing
6 16 (22.22%) OOD
7 15 (20.83%) SDLC
8 10 (13.89%) Machine Learning
9 9 (12.50%) System Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (9.72%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (9.72%) Front End Development
11 7 (9.72%) Kanban
11 7 (9.72%) Scrum
11 7 (9.72%) Visualisation
12 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) C++
2 31 (43.06%) MATLAB
3 10 (13.89%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) C#
4 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.94%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) R
6 1 (1.39%) SQL
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (69.44%) Degree
2 43 (59.72%) PhD
3 19 (26.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £34,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago