Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 130 150
Rank change year-on-year +67 +20 -56
Permanent jobs citing Physics 123 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.05% 1.53% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 1.73% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 112 48 35
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +23.29%
10th Percentile £36,100 £33,750 £30,868
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year +35.71% -2.10% +2.14%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2681 2605 2961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.28% 88.58% 87.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2086 2398
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,100 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Oxfordshire

Physics
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Oxfordshire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Oxfordshire

Physics
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Oxford +43 82 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Abingdon +17 12 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Kidlington +3 3 - - 1
Bicester - 1 £40,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £45,000 -
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 95 (77.24%) Mathematics
2 84 (68.29%) Python
3 79 (64.23%) Computer Science
3 79 (64.23%) Degree
4 65 (52.85%) C++
5 61 (49.59%) PhD
6 59 (47.97%) Software Engineering
7 54 (43.90%) Algorithms
8 49 (39.84%) Windows
9 45 (36.59%) Qt
10 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (30.89%) C#
12 35 (28.46%) Java
13 30 (24.39%) OOD
13 30 (24.39%) Git (software)
14 28 (22.76%) OpenGL
14 28 (22.76%) WinForms
14 28 (22.76%) CUDA
14 28 (22.76%) Machine Learning
15 26 (21.14%) Amazon AWS
15 26 (21.14%) OO
15 26 (21.14%) MFC
15 26 (21.14%) Multithreading
16 23 (18.70%) MATLAB
16 23 (18.70%) Linux
16 23 (18.70%) Big Data
17 21 (17.07%) Automotive
18 20 (16.26%) SQL
18 20 (16.26%) Statistics
19 19 (15.45%) Neural Network

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (3.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) Big Data
2 4 (3.25%) Redis
3 1 (0.81%) GIS
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.13%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.88%) JIRA
4 3 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.44%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (2.44%) JUnit
5 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 21 (17.07%) Automotive
2 11 (8.94%) Electronics
3 6 (4.88%) Finance
4 4 (3.25%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Software Engineer
2 44 (35.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 24 (19.51%) Developer
4 17 (13.82%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 9 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Graduate
7 7 (5.69%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Algorithm Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Development Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.44%) C++ Developer
11 3 (2.44%) Programme Manager
11 3 (2.44%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.59%) Qt
2 28 (22.76%) OpenGL
2 28 (22.76%) WinForms
3 26 (21.14%) MFC
4 16 (13.01%) Natural Language Processing
4 16 (13.01%) TensorFlow
5 15 (12.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (7.32%) CSS
6 9 (7.32%) HTML
7 6 (4.88%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.88%) Spring
8 5 (4.07%) .NET
8 5 (4.07%) CSS3
8 5 (4.07%) HTML5
9 3 (2.44%) SOAP
9 3 (2.44%) Swing
9 3 (2.44%) SWT
10 1 (0.81%) JSF
10 1 (0.81%) JSON
10 1 (0.81%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (64.23%) Computer Science
2 54 (43.90%) Algorithms
3 28 (22.76%) CUDA
4 16 (13.01%) User Experience
5 12 (9.76%) VHDL
6 8 (6.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (4.88%) Verilog
8 4 (3.25%) Robotics
9 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.63%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.63%) Optoelectronics
11 1 (0.81%) NHS
11 1 (0.81%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.84%) Windows
2 23 (18.70%) Linux
3 2 (1.63%) Unix
4 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (77.24%) Mathematics
2 59 (47.97%) Software Engineering
3 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.39%) OOD
5 28 (22.76%) Machine Learning
6 26 (21.14%) Multithreading
6 26 (21.14%) OO
7 20 (16.26%) Statistics
8 19 (15.45%) Neural Network
9 18 (14.63%) Deep Learning
9 18 (14.63%) Economics
10 17 (13.82%) Bayesian Methods
10 17 (13.82%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 15 (12.20%) Cross-Platform Development
11 15 (12.20%) Prototyping
11 15 (12.20%) Time Management
12 6 (4.88%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.07%) Analytics
13 5 (4.07%) Computer Vision
14 4 (3.25%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.29%) Python
2 65 (52.85%) C++
3 38 (30.89%) C#
4 35 (28.46%) Java
5 23 (18.70%) MATLAB
6 20 (16.26%) SQL
7 19 (15.45%) R
8 18 (14.63%) Julia
9 10 (8.13%) JavaScript
10 6 (4.88%) C
11 5 (4.07%) PHP
11 5 (4.07%) Ruby
12 2 (1.63%) Perl
13 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.81%) VB
13 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (64.23%) Degree
2 61 (49.59%) PhD
3 6 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) Firmware
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (3.25%) EMC
2 3 (2.44%) ANSYS
2 3 (2.44%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle
3 2 (1.63%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.81%) Twitter