Period
to 27 July 2017

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

Physics
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 396 411
Rank change year-on-year +17 +15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Physics 575 608 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.82% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 523 580 597
London median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +17.78% -18.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 67000 74496 79577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.11% 90.39% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52686 64275 66625
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in London

Physics
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Physics in London

Physics
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in London

Physics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the London region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Central London +40 139 £45,000 -16.67% 14
West London +18 26 £40,000 - 8
North London +7 7 £52,500 +75.00%
South London +14 4 £25,000 -47.37%
East London -6 2 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Physics
England

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

1 461 (80.17%) Mathematics
2 422 (73.39%) Computer Science
3 358 (62.26%) Degree
4 265 (46.09%) Finance
5 230 (40.00%) Python
6 210 (36.52%) C++
7 165 (28.70%) Java
8 153 (26.61%) Analytics
9 152 (26.43%) PhD
10 147 (25.57%) Software Engineering
11 146 (25.39%) SQL
12 141 (24.52%) Linux
13 140 (24.35%) Algorithms
14 130 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
15 128 (22.26%) Machine Learning
16 104 (18.09%) Windows
17 101 (17.57%) C#
17 101 (17.57%) OO
18 98 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
19 96 (16.70%) Computer Science Degree
20 94 (16.35%) Numerate Degree
21 90 (15.65%) Games
22 86 (14.96%) Statistics
22 86 (14.96%) R
23 80 (13.91%) Big Data
24 69 (12.00%) Banking
25 65 (11.30%) Fintech
26 62 (10.78%) OOP
27 54 (9.39%) Telecoms
28 51 (8.87%) Qt

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 26 (4.52%) Apache Spark
2 21 (3.65%) SAS
3 7 (1.22%) Apache
4 6 (1.04%) Confluence
4 6 (1.04%) JBoss
4 6 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.52%) Jupyter
5 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) IPython
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.78%) SPSS
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.17%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.17%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) LatentZero
1 2 (0.35%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.17%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.17%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.43%) SaaS
3 7 (1.22%) GitHub
3 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.65%) InfiniBand
2 20 (3.48%) NAS
3 12 (2.09%) VoIP
4 8 (1.39%) Internet
5 6 (1.04%) DHCP
5 6 (1.04%) DNS
6 5 (0.87%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.70%) Firewall
8 3 (0.52%) Broadband
8 3 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.52%) DWDM
8 3 (0.52%) LAN
8 3 (0.52%) Network Security
8 3 (0.52%) SDH
8 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.52%) VPN
8 3 (0.52%) WAN
9 2 (0.35%) HTTP
10 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.17%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (13.91%) Big Data
2 48 (8.35%) Hadoop
3 39 (6.78%) NoSQL
4 37 (6.43%) Data Mining
5 25 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.83%) MongoDB
7 19 (3.30%) SQL Server
8 18 (3.13%) Text Mining
9 17 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.61%) Apache Hive
11 10 (1.74%) MySQL
11 10 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.22%) HBase
13 7 (1.22%) QlikView
14 6 (1.04%) CouchDB
14 6 (1.04%) KDB
15 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.87%) Tick Data
16 4 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 18 (3.13%) LabVIEW
1 18 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.91%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.74%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (1.04%) Travis CI
5 5 (0.87%) JUnit
6 4 (0.70%) gulp
6 4 (0.70%) JIRA
6 4 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.52%) GitLab
7 3 (0.52%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.35%) Maven
9 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.17%) Mocha
9 1 (0.17%) Selenium
9 1 (0.17%) Subversion
9 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.17%) Xcode
General
1 265 (46.09%) Finance
2 90 (15.65%) Games
3 69 (12.00%) Banking
4 54 (9.39%) Telecoms
5 49 (8.52%) Front Office
6 42 (7.30%) Investment Banking
7 38 (6.61%) Retail
8 33 (5.74%) Aerospace
9 29 (5.04%) Automotive
10 22 (3.83%) Retail Banking
11 15 (2.61%) Advertising
11 15 (2.61%) Electronics
11 15 (2.61%) Marketing
12 9 (1.57%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.70%) French Language
14 4 (0.70%) German Language
14 4 (0.70%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.70%) Publishing
15 2 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 166 (28.87%) Developer
2 95 (16.52%) Data Scientist
3 89 (15.48%) Software Engineer
4 86 (14.96%) Analyst
5 84 (14.61%) Graduate
6 63 (10.96%) C++ Developer
7 56 (9.74%) Software Developer
8 54 (9.39%) C++ Software Engineer
9 48 (8.35%) C++ Software Developer
10 47 (8.17%) Junior
11 39 (6.78%) Junior Developer
12 35 (6.09%) Graduate Analyst
13 33 (5.74%) Senior Data Scientist
14 32 (5.57%) Quantitative Developer
15 28 (4.87%) C# Developer
15 28 (4.87%) C++ GUI Developer
15 28 (4.87%) GUI Developer
16 24 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
17 23 (4.00%) Junior C++ Developer
18 22 (3.83%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.87%) Qt
2 43 (7.48%) Natural Language Processing
3 37 (6.43%) .NET
4 30 (5.22%) OpenGL
4 30 (5.22%) TensorFlow
5 23 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 23 (4.00%) HTML
5 23 (4.00%) MFC
5 23 (4.00%) STL
6 16 (2.78%) Theano
7 15 (2.61%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 13 (2.26%) XML
9 12 (2.09%) Pandas
9 12 (2.09%) scikit-learn
10 10 (1.74%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.74%) REST
11 9 (1.57%) Node.js
11 9 (1.57%) Spring
12 8 (1.39%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 422 (73.39%) Computer Science
2 140 (24.35%) Algorithms
3 130 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (11.30%) Fintech
5 31 (5.39%) Data Structures
6 29 (5.04%) 3D Graphics
7 26 (4.52%) Hedge funds
8 22 (3.83%) Device Driver
9 21 (3.65%) Derivative
10 17 (2.96%) Animation
11 16 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (1.74%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.74%) Market Risk
14 9 (1.57%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.57%) OTC Derivatives
15 8 (1.39%) Equities
15 8 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 8 (1.39%) Mobile Games
16 7 (1.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 141 (24.52%) Linux
2 104 (18.09%) Windows
3 39 (6.78%) Unix
4 22 (3.83%) Android
5 18 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.09%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.91%) Solaris
9 10 (1.74%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.35%) Debian
11 2 (0.35%) HPUX
11 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (80.17%) Mathematics
2 153 (26.61%) Analytics
3 147 (25.57%) Software Engineering
4 128 (22.26%) Machine Learning
5 101 (17.57%) OO
6 98 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (14.96%) Statistics
8 62 (10.78%) OOP
9 45 (7.83%) OOD
10 43 (7.48%) Data Analytics
11 40 (6.96%) SDLC
12 38 (6.61%) Data Analysis
12 38 (6.61%) Scrum
13 36 (6.26%) Deep Learning
13 36 (6.26%) Visualisation
14 35 (6.09%) Financial Modelling
15 30 (5.22%) Asset Management
16 29 (5.04%) E-Commerce
16 29 (5.04%) Web Development
17 27 (4.70%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 230 (40.00%) Python
2 210 (36.52%) C++
3 165 (28.70%) Java
4 146 (25.39%) SQL
5 101 (17.57%) C#
6 86 (14.96%) R
7 43 (7.48%) Scala
8 35 (6.09%) C
8 35 (6.09%) JavaScript
8 35 (6.09%) MATLAB
9 32 (5.57%) Shell Script
10 23 (4.00%) Fortran
11 16 (2.78%) VBA
12 12 (2.09%) Perl
13 10 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.39%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.04%) Go
16 5 (0.87%) Ruby
17 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.35%) Lua
Qualifications
1 358 (62.26%) Degree
2 152 (26.43%) PhD
3 96 (16.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 94 (16.35%) Numerate Degree
5 19 (3.30%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.22%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.22%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.87%) RHCE
8 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.35%) CCNA
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.35%) ISEB
9 2 (0.35%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MBA
10 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.83%) QA
2 8 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.04%) MiFID
4 3 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.52%) EMIR
5 2 (0.35%) PMO
5 2 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.57%) HDFS
2 9 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (1.22%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) Snort
5 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (2.09%) Backup Exec
1 12 (2.09%) Puppet
1 12 (2.09%) SCCM
2 6 (1.04%) Terraform
3 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (5.57%) Oracle
2 31 (5.39%) VMware
3 25 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 24 (4.17%) Tableau
5 23 (4.00%) NetApp
6 21 (3.65%) Cisco
7 18 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.78%) Bloomberg
8 16 (2.78%) Google
9 15 (2.61%) Reuters
10 12 (2.09%) Blue Coat
10 12 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.09%) Veeam
11 8 (1.39%) IBM
11 8 (1.39%) MapR
11 8 (1.39%) Veritas
12 7 (1.22%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.22%) Hortonworks
13 6 (1.04%) Apple
13 6 (1.04%) FactSet
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + £6.2k car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus, progression, trianing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £76200 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + + bonus and benefits
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, bens
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
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City, London
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Salary: £60k to £75k + stock options
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City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
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City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
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City, London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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IT Connections
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Harrington Starr
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TEKsystems
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