The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 137 141
Rank change year-on-year +37 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.88% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £65,000 £36,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.87% +75.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,150 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £49,350 £26,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,564
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.90%  

Physics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1036 1715 2050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.21% 88.17% 86.68%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1378 1347
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Physics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Reading

Physics
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Physics in Reading

Physics
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Reading over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Reading

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Physics.

1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (93.75%) Mathematics
2 15 (93.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 6 (37.50%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) OLTP
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 6 (37.50%) VLDB
5 6 (37.50%) Change Management
5 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (37.50%) OLAP
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Database Tuning
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (37.50%) High Availability
5 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) OLAP
1 6 (37.50%) OLTP
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle OLAP
1 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (37.50%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
1 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 5 (31.25%) FitNesse
1 5 (31.25%) Gradle
1 5 (31.25%) Grunt
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
1 5 (31.25%) Mocha
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) TestNG
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) DBA
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer in Test
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Principal Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Principal Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Test Automation Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 6 (37.50%) Code Optimisation
2 6 (37.50%) Database Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
2 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Build Automation
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
3 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 4 (25.00%) Chemistry
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Tcl
5 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle