Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 88 95
Rank change year-on-year +41 +7 -39
Permanent jobs citing Physics 83 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.21% 2.10% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 2.39% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 84 34 29
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +23.29%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £31,735
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,250 £75,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +23.29%

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1453 1296 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.21% 87.92% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1130 1106
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,375
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.45% +8.75%

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Physics.

1 76 (91.57%) Mathematics
2 69 (83.13%) Python
3 62 (74.70%) Computer Science
4 55 (66.27%) PhD
5 52 (62.65%) Degree
6 49 (59.04%) Algorithms
7 48 (57.83%) C++
8 43 (51.81%) Software Engineering
9 39 (46.99%) Qt
10 38 (45.78%) Windows
11 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (34.94%) C#
12 29 (34.94%) Machine Learning
13 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
14 26 (31.33%) CUDA
14 26 (31.33%) OpenGL
14 26 (31.33%) WinForms
15 25 (30.12%) OOD
16 24 (28.92%) MFC
16 24 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (28.92%) Multithreading
17 23 (27.71%) MATLAB
18 22 (26.51%) Java
19 20 (24.10%) SQL
19 20 (24.10%) Automotive
19 20 (24.10%) Big Data
20 19 (22.89%) R
20 19 (22.89%) Statistics
20 19 (22.89%) Neural Network
20 19 (22.89%) OO

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 1 (1.20%) Apache
1 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) Big Data
2 4 (4.82%) Redis
3 1 (1.20%) GIS
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) JUnit
3 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.10%) Automotive
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (50.60%) Software Engineer
2 40 (48.19%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Machine Learning Researcher
4 13 (15.66%) Developer
5 7 (8.43%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Graduate
6 6 (7.23%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Algorithm Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Project Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Development Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Graduate C# Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) GUI Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Python Software Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) Qt
2 26 (31.33%) OpenGL
2 26 (31.33%) WinForms
3 24 (28.92%) MFC
4 16 (19.28%) Natural Language Processing
4 16 (19.28%) TensorFlow
5 13 (15.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (10.84%) CSS
6 9 (10.84%) HTML
7 5 (6.02%) .NET
7 5 (6.02%) CSS3
7 5 (6.02%) HTML5
8 2 (2.41%) SOAP
9 1 (1.20%) PostGIS
9 1 (1.20%) Theano
9 1 (1.20%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 62 (74.70%) Computer Science
2 49 (59.04%) Algorithms
3 26 (31.33%) CUDA
4 13 (15.66%) User Experience
5 5 (6.02%) Robotics
6 4 (4.82%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.41%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.78%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (91.57%) Mathematics
2 43 (51.81%) Software Engineering
3 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (34.94%) Machine Learning
5 25 (30.12%) OOD
6 24 (28.92%) Multithreading
7 19 (22.89%) Neural Network
7 19 (22.89%) OO
7 19 (22.89%) Statistics
8 18 (21.69%) Deep Learning
8 18 (21.69%) Economics
9 17 (20.48%) Bayesian Methods
9 17 (20.48%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 13 (15.66%) Cross-Platform Development
10 13 (15.66%) Prototyping
10 13 (15.66%) Time Management
11 6 (7.23%) Computer Vision
12 4 (4.82%) Acceptance Criteria
12 4 (4.82%) Requirements Management
12 4 (4.82%) Revenue Recognition
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) Python
2 48 (57.83%) C++
3 29 (34.94%) C#
4 23 (27.71%) MATLAB
5 22 (26.51%) Java
6 20 (24.10%) SQL
7 19 (22.89%) R
8 18 (21.69%) Julia
9 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.02%) PHP
10 5 (6.02%) Ruby
11 3 (3.61%) C
12 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (66.27%) PhD
2 52 (62.65%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Firmware