Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 95 134
Rank change year-on-year -8 +39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Physics 79 73 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.65% 2.71% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.01% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 48
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,000 £56,000 £64,950
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 2,719 2,423 2,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.24% 90.11% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,348 1,991 2,217
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -7.61% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £27,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -31 50 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Abingdon -9 7 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bicester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 75 (94.94%) Mathematics
2 61 (77.22%) C++
3 55 (69.62%) PhD
4 34 (43.04%) Computer Science
5 33 (41.77%) Python
6 31 (39.24%) Windows
6 31 (39.24%) Software Engineering
7 29 (36.71%) CUDA
7 29 (36.71%) R
8 27 (34.18%) Linux
8 27 (34.18%) Data Analysis
9 26 (32.91%) Degree
9 26 (32.91%) Java
10 24 (30.38%) Algorithms
10 24 (30.38%) Data Science
11 22 (27.85%) Multithreading
12 21 (26.58%) SDLC
13 20 (25.32%) Big Data
14 19 (24.05%) MATLAB
15 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
15 18 (22.78%) Statistics
15 18 (22.78%) Machine Learning
15 18 (22.78%) Mathematical Modelling
16 17 (21.52%) QA
16 17 (21.52%) Artificial Intelligence
16 17 (21.52%) Economics
17 16 (20.25%) Neural Network
17 16 (20.25%) Deep Learning
18 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (17.72%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 9 (11.39%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) BGP
1 1 (1.27%) DNS
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) Big Data
2 2 (2.53%) Power BI
3 1 (1.27%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.39%) Subversion
3 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Games
3 4 (5.06%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Software Developer
3 17 (21.52%) C++ Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Software Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) C++ Software Developer
5 13 (16.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (13.92%) Analyst
6 11 (13.92%) Data Scientist
7 9 (11.39%) Data Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Cloud Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Graphics Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 7 (8.86%) Senior C++ Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.06%) GUI Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Big Data Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) Qt
2 12 (15.19%) OpenGL
3 8 (10.13%) HTML
4 7 (8.86%) HTML5
4 7 (8.86%) MEAN Stack
4 7 (8.86%) Natural Language Processing
4 7 (8.86%) TensorFlow
4 7 (8.86%) WebGL
5 5 (6.33%) MFC
5 5 (6.33%) WinForms
6 4 (5.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (5.06%) STL
7 1 (1.27%) CSS
7 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.27%) JSON
7 1 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.04%) Computer Science
2 29 (36.71%) CUDA
3 24 (30.38%) Algorithms
4 11 (13.92%) User Experience
5 7 (8.86%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.53%) Life Science
8 1 (1.27%) Digital Currency
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.24%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (94.94%) Mathematics
2 31 (39.24%) Software Engineering
3 27 (34.18%) Data Analysis
4 24 (30.38%) Data Science
5 22 (27.85%) Multithreading
6 21 (26.58%) SDLC
7 18 (22.78%) Machine Learning
7 18 (22.78%) Mathematical Modelling
7 18 (22.78%) Statistics
8 17 (21.52%) Artificial Intelligence
8 17 (21.52%) Economics
9 16 (20.25%) Deep Learning
9 16 (20.25%) Neural Network
10 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (17.72%) Analytics
12 13 (16.46%) Computer Vision
13 11 (13.92%) Data Analytics
14 9 (11.39%) Image Processing
15 7 (8.86%) Applied Mathematics
15 7 (8.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 61 (77.22%) C++
2 33 (41.77%) Python
3 29 (36.71%) R
4 26 (32.91%) Java
5 19 (24.05%) MATLAB
6 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
7 13 (16.46%) C#
8 10 (12.66%) SQL
9 7 (8.86%) Julia
10 1 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (69.62%) PhD
2 26 (32.91%) Degree
3 7 (8.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.52%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle