Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 65 138
Rank change year-on-year -5 +73 +17
Permanent jobs citing Physics 102 123 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.88% 4.05% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 4.49% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 112 45
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,625 £72,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +35.71% -4.11%

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 2,387 2,737 2,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.69% 90.21% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,087 2,255 2,111
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 71 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Abingdon +11 7 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 92 (90.20%) Mathematics
2 77 (75.49%) C++
3 56 (54.90%) PhD
4 46 (45.10%) Software Engineering
5 43 (42.16%) Machine Learning
5 43 (42.16%) Data Science
6 40 (39.22%) C#
7 39 (38.24%) SDLC
8 38 (37.25%) R
8 38 (37.25%) Python
9 37 (36.27%) Artificial Intelligence
10 36 (35.29%) Java
11 35 (34.31%) Computer Vision
11 35 (34.31%) Algorithms
12 34 (33.33%) Big Data
12 34 (33.33%) Neural Network
13 33 (32.35%) Data Analysis
13 33 (32.35%) Deep Learning
14 32 (31.37%) Git (software)
14 32 (31.37%) MATLAB
15 31 (30.39%) Subversion
15 31 (30.39%) Image Processing
15 31 (30.39%) GNU Octave
16 30 (29.41%) Mathematical Modelling
17 26 (25.49%) Computer Science
18 24 (23.53%) Mentoring
18 24 (23.53%) Data Acquisition
18 24 (23.53%) J2SE
18 24 (23.53%) Sun
18 24 (23.53%) J2EE

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 10 (9.80%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (30.39%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 31 (30.39%) Subversion
3 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.96%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.98%) CMake
General
1 14 (13.73%) Games
2 2 (1.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Developer
2 28 (27.45%) Data Scientist
3 21 (20.59%) C++ Developer
4 17 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 16 (15.69%) Computer Engineer
5 16 (15.69%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 16 (15.69%) Java Developer
6 15 (14.71%) C++ Software Developer
7 13 (12.75%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Games Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Senior Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Senior C++ Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) C++ Games Developer
12 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.92%) C++/C# Developer
12 4 (3.92%) Senior Data Scientist
13 3 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
14 2 (1.96%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.53%) J2EE
1 24 (23.53%) J2SE
2 9 (8.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (2.94%) OpenGL
4 2 (1.96%) .NET
4 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.96%) HTML
4 2 (1.96%) HTML5
4 2 (1.96%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (1.96%) Swing
4 2 (1.96%) SWT
4 2 (1.96%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (1.96%) WebGL
5 1 (0.98%) Caffe
5 1 (0.98%) Kafka
5 1 (0.98%) OpenCV
5 1 (0.98%) STL
5 1 (0.98%) TensorFlow
5 1 (0.98%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 35 (34.31%) Algorithms
2 26 (25.49%) Computer Science
3 18 (17.65%) CUDA
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) Robotics
6 3 (2.94%) Life Science
7 2 (1.96%) User Experience
7 2 (1.96%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.98%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.69%) Linux
2 15 (14.71%) Windows
3 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (90.20%) Mathematics
2 46 (45.10%) Software Engineering
3 43 (42.16%) Data Science
3 43 (42.16%) Machine Learning
4 39 (38.24%) SDLC
5 37 (36.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 35 (34.31%) Computer Vision
7 34 (33.33%) Neural Network
8 33 (32.35%) Data Analysis
8 33 (32.35%) Deep Learning
9 31 (30.39%) Image Processing
10 30 (29.41%) Mathematical Modelling
11 24 (23.53%) Data Acquisition
11 24 (23.53%) Mentoring
11 24 (23.53%) Nanotechnology
12 16 (15.69%) Multithreading
13 8 (7.84%) Analytics
14 7 (6.86%) Statistics
15 6 (5.88%) Applied Mathematics
16 5 (4.90%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 77 (75.49%) C++
2 40 (39.22%) C#
3 38 (37.25%) Python
3 38 (37.25%) R
4 36 (35.29%) Java
5 32 (31.37%) MATLAB
6 5 (4.90%) SQL
7 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (54.90%) PhD
2 10 (9.80%) Degree
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.71%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) Sun
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle
2 2 (1.96%) RapidMiner