The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 72 75
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 21 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.95% 1.74% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.91% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,125 £37,500 £29,875
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,375 £52,050
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.42% -6.66%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 644 679 646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 90.58% 91.14% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3112 2058
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Oxford

Physics
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Physics in Oxford

Physics
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Physics.

1 37 (74.00%) Degree
2 34 (68.00%) Mathematics
2 34 (68.00%) Python
3 33 (66.00%) C++
3 33 (66.00%) Computer Science
4 29 (58.00%) Machine Learning
5 28 (56.00%) C#
5 28 (56.00%) PhD
6 26 (52.00%) Algorithms
7 23 (46.00%) Ruby
8 22 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (42.00%) Linux
10 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
11 14 (28.00%) MATLAB
12 13 (26.00%) C
13 12 (24.00%) Image Processing
13 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
13 12 (24.00%) Automotive
14 11 (22.00%) Numerate Degree
14 11 (22.00%) Big Data
15 10 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (20.00%) Data Analysis
15 10 (20.00%) Electronics
16 9 (18.00%) HTML
16 9 (18.00%) CSS
16 9 (18.00%) Logistics
16 9 (18.00%) Robotics
16 9 (18.00%) Master's Degree
17 8 (16.00%) DevOps
17 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Modbus
4 1 (2.00%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Big Data
2 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) OLAP
4 2 (4.00%) GIS
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.00%) CMake
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (24.00%) Automotive
2 10 (20.00%) Electronics
3 7 (14.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Development Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Algorithm Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Python Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Programme Manager
5 7 (14.00%) Project Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) C++ Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Graduate
9 3 (6.00%) Electronics Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Graduate
9 3 (6.00%) Machine Learning Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) C Developer
10 2 (4.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Optical Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) CSS
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) OpenGL
5 2 (4.00%) D3.js
5 2 (4.00%) Node.js
5 2 (4.00%) OpenCL
5 2 (4.00%) PostGIS
6 1 (2.00%) boto
6 1 (2.00%) CSS3
6 1 (2.00%) DirectX
6 1 (2.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.00%) OpenCV
6 1 (2.00%) Qt
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.00%) STL
6 1 (2.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 33 (66.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (52.00%) Algorithms
3 22 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (18.00%) Robotics
6 3 (6.00%) CUDA
7 1 (2.00%) Arduino
7 1 (2.00%) GPGPU
7 1 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Unix
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Mathematics
2 29 (58.00%) Machine Learning
3 12 (24.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (24.00%) Image Processing
4 10 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) Logistics
6 8 (16.00%) DevOps
6 8 (16.00%) High Availability
6 8 (16.00%) OO
6 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) Biology
7 7 (14.00%) Chemistry
7 7 (14.00%) Computer Vision
7 7 (14.00%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (14.00%) Requirements Management
7 7 (14.00%) Revenue Recognition
8 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.00%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (6.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) Python
2 33 (66.00%) C++
3 28 (56.00%) C#
4 23 (46.00%) Ruby
5 14 (28.00%) MATLAB
6 13 (26.00%) C
7 8 (16.00%) Java
8 6 (12.00%) Embedded C
8 6 (12.00%) VB
9 3 (6.00%) Delphi
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++
9 3 (6.00%) Fortran
9 3 (6.00%) Pascal
9 3 (6.00%) Perl
10 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Degree
2 28 (56.00%) PhD
3 11 (22.00%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (18.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) EMC
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