Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +132
Permanent jobs citing Physics 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.83% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Kent median annual salary £48,750 - -
South East median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% - -

Physics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1142 1524 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.19% 88.40% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1347 1685
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -1.19%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Kent

Physics
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Physics in Kent

Physics
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Kent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Kent

Physics
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochester - 2 £26,500 -
West Malling - 1 £57,500 -
Physics
South East

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

1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Advertising
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Statistics
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (27.27%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Advertising
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Military
4 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Application Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Graduate
3 3 (27.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Statistics
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 3 (27.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft