Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 104 144
Rank change year-on-year +12 +40 +7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 92 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.15% 2.35% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.60% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 45
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,085 £32,400
90th Percentile £90,000 £57,500 £65,650
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +18.88% -10.63%

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 2,664 2,534 2,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.20% 90.15% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,360 2,120 2,255
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 -8 59 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Abingdon -6 6 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 86 (93.48%) Mathematics
2 76 (82.61%) C++
3 61 (66.30%) PhD
4 43 (46.74%) Data Science
5 38 (41.30%) Java
5 38 (41.30%) Data Analysis
5 38 (41.30%) R
6 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
7 36 (39.13%) SDLC
8 32 (34.78%) Algorithms
8 32 (34.78%) Machine Learning
9 31 (33.70%) Big Data
9 31 (33.70%) Python
10 30 (32.61%) MATLAB
10 30 (32.61%) Computer Vision
10 30 (32.61%) Mathematical Modelling
11 27 (29.35%) CUDA
11 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
11 27 (29.35%) Artificial Intelligence
12 26 (28.26%) Neural Network
12 26 (28.26%) Subversion
12 26 (28.26%) C#
12 26 (28.26%) Image Processing
12 26 (28.26%) GNU Octave
12 26 (28.26%) Deep Learning
13 24 (26.09%) Linux
14 21 (22.83%) Computer Science
15 20 (21.74%) Multithreading
16 19 (20.65%) Windows
16 19 (20.65%) QA

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 5 (5.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 26 (28.26%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) BGP
1 1 (1.09%) DNS
1 1 (1.09%) HTTP
1 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.70%) Big Data
2 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.09%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.09%) MySQL
2 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.26%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) CMake
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 12 (13.04%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Data Scientist
3 22 (23.91%) C++ Developer
4 20 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 19 (20.65%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Analyst
6 11 (11.96%) Software Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) Senior C++ Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (9.78%) Data Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) Computer Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Cloud Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Graphics Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Big Data Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Senior Data Scientist
12 3 (3.26%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) J2EE
1 14 (15.22%) J2SE
2 8 (8.70%) HTML
2 8 (8.70%) OpenGL
3 7 (7.61%) HTML5
3 7 (7.61%) MEAN Stack
3 7 (7.61%) WebGL
4 1 (1.09%) CSS
4 1 (1.09%) JSON
4 1 (1.09%) Kafka
4 1 (1.09%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.09%) OpenCV
4 1 (1.09%) Qt
4 1 (1.09%) STL
4 1 (1.09%) Swing
4 1 (1.09%) SWT
4 1 (1.09%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.09%) Torch
4 1 (1.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (1.09%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.78%) Algorithms
2 27 (29.35%) CUDA
3 21 (22.83%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.61%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (4.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.17%) Life Science
7 1 (1.09%) Digital Currency
7 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.09%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.09%) Robotics
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Linux
2 19 (20.65%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (93.48%) Mathematics
2 43 (46.74%) Data Science
3 38 (41.30%) Data Analysis
4 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
5 36 (39.13%) SDLC
6 32 (34.78%) Machine Learning
7 30 (32.61%) Computer Vision
7 30 (32.61%) Mathematical Modelling
8 27 (29.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 26 (28.26%) Deep Learning
9 26 (28.26%) Image Processing
9 26 (28.26%) Neural Network
10 20 (21.74%) Multithreading
11 16 (17.39%) Analytics
12 14 (15.22%) Data Acquisition
12 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
12 14 (15.22%) Nanotechnology
13 13 (14.13%) Statistics
14 12 (13.04%) Data Analytics
15 9 (9.78%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 76 (82.61%) C++
2 38 (41.30%) Java
2 38 (41.30%) R
3 31 (33.70%) Python
4 30 (32.61%) MATLAB
5 26 (28.26%) C#
6 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.17%) SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (66.30%) PhD
2 14 (15.22%) Degree
3 8 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Sun
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle