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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 108 111 142
Rank change year-on-year +3 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 35 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.59% 1.75% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.03% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 15
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1933 2219 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.90% 86.28% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1783 1471
Median salary £50,000 £52,135 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +4.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
Borehamwood +12 28 £36,250 +13.28% 1
Watford -8 8 £38,750 +21.09% 1
Hatfield -4 4 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Harpenden - 1 £55,000 -
St Albans - 1 £55,000 -
Physics
East of England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 74 (87.06%) Degree
2 46 (54.12%) Telecoms
3 44 (51.76%) Computer Science
4 41 (48.24%) Software Engineering
5 36 (42.35%) C++
6 34 (40.00%) PhD
7 30 (35.29%) LabVIEW
8 26 (30.59%) Mathematics
8 26 (30.59%) Node.js
9 23 (27.06%) Web Development
9 23 (27.06%) OO
9 23 (27.06%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (22.35%) Windows
10 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
11 18 (21.18%) C#
12 17 (20.00%) Image Processing
12 17 (20.00%) HTML
12 17 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 17 (20.00%) CSS
12 17 (20.00%) OOD
13 16 (18.82%) Java
13 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
13 16 (18.82%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (18.82%) ZeroMQ
14 14 (16.47%) Front End Development
14 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
15 13 (15.29%) Ajax
15 13 (15.29%) JSON
15 13 (15.29%) MATLAB
16 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development

Physics
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.18%) SAS
1 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Office
2 3 (3.53%) Simulink
3 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) DWDM
1 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.18%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.18%) SSH
1 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.53%) DTS
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (3.53%) OLAP
1 3 (3.53%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (35.29%) LabVIEW
2 17 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.76%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.35%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.18%) Selenium
General
1 46 (54.12%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.76%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Billing
4 3 (3.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.35%) Finance
6 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Test Engineer
3 18 (21.18%) C++ Developer
4 17 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 17 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 14 (16.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (12.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (12.94%) Web Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Optical Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce Manager
8 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce Product Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Product Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Product Owner
11 3 (3.53%) Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.53%) UI Developer
12 2 (2.35%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.59%) Node.js
2 17 (20.00%) CSS
2 17 (20.00%) HTML
3 16 (18.82%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (15.29%) Ajax
4 13 (15.29%) JSON
5 10 (11.76%) OpenCV
5 10 (11.76%) OpenGL
6 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.71%) .NET
8 3 (3.53%) MDX
9 1 (1.18%) WinForms
9 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (51.76%) Computer Science
2 23 (27.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.88%) Robotics
4 5 (5.88%) SCADA
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) Software Engineering
2 26 (30.59%) Mathematics
3 23 (27.06%) OO
3 23 (27.06%) Web Development
4 17 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 17 (20.00%) OOD
5 16 (18.82%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
6 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
6 14 (16.47%) Front End Development
7 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.76%) Data Acquisition
8 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.76%) Kanban
8 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
8 10 (11.76%) Scrum
8 10 (11.76%) SDLC
9 8 (9.41%) System Testing
10 7 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.24%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) C++
2 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.18%) C#
4 16 (18.82%) Java
5 13 (15.29%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.71%) C
6 4 (4.71%) SQL
7 3 (3.53%) R
7 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.35%) Ada
8 2 (2.35%) Fortran
9 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.18%) PHP
9 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (87.06%) Degree
2 34 (40.00%) PhD
3 5 (5.88%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.18%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) MathWorks
3 1 (1.18%) EMC
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
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