Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 191 197
Rank change year-on-year +40 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Physics 4 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.13% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Reading median annual salary £29,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% -27.27% +120.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,625 £20,450
90th Percentile £44,725 £55,375 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.67% -20.00% -16.67%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2025 3082 3939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.08% 87.98% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 2258 3072
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Physics.

1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) VC++
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

Physics
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree