Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 257 256
Rank change year-on-year -19 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 17 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 11
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £47,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.21% +59.32% -15.71%
10th Percentile £22,900 £27,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,875 £47,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +25.00% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7233 6796 6793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.03% 91.11% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5988 5834 5628
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Manchester

Physics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Physics in Manchester

Physics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Physics.

1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 13 (76.47%) Mathematics
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
5 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
6 7 (41.18%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) C++
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) Toad
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) ISEB
8 5 (29.41%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
8 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
8 5 (29.41%) QA
8 5 (29.41%) Waterfall

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
1 4 (23.53%) RS-232
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
4 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) QlikView
5 3 (17.65%) Yellowfin
6 2 (11.76%) Power BI
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (29.41%) Toad
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (23.53%) MSI
3 4 (23.53%) MSTest
3 4 (23.53%) NuGet
3 4 (23.53%) NUnit
3 4 (23.53%) WiX
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Data Scientist
3 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) QA Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Compact Framework
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) COM
2 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
2 4 (23.53%) Lambda Expressions
2 4 (23.53%) LINQ
2 4 (23.53%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
2 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
2 4 (23.53%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (23.53%) WCF
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) WPF
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) XSD
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
2 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (23.53%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 4 (23.53%) Internet of Things
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Mac OS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) Mathematics
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (23.53%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
5 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
5 4 (23.53%) MVVM
5 4 (23.53%) Product Management
5 4 (23.53%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) XAML
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (17.65%) PhD
4 2 (11.76%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau