The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 298 327
Rank change year-on-year +32 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 129 146 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.88% 0.79% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 143 167 164
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% -11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £21,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.42% -6.66%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12681 15961 18194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.86% 86.66% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41972 54743 58611
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in the South East

Physics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Physics in the South East

Physics
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in the South East

Physics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +30 36 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 29 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Surrey +32 26 £35,000 -1.40% 4
Hampshire +18 21 £52,500 +75.00% 5
Berkshire +8 12 £43,750 +45.83% 5
West Sussex -5 4 £47,000 +70.90% 1
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Physics
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Physics.

1 207 (85.54%) Mathematics
2 189 (78.10%) Degree
3 180 (74.38%) Computer Science
4 94 (38.84%) Python
5 91 (37.60%) C++
6 82 (33.88%) C#
7 74 (30.58%) PhD
8 69 (28.51%) Algorithms
9 68 (28.10%) Java
10 63 (26.03%) Linux
10 63 (26.03%) Software Engineering
10 63 (26.03%) Machine Learning
11 61 (25.21%) .NET
12 48 (19.83%) MATLAB
13 43 (17.77%) JavaScript
13 43 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (17.36%) AngularJS
15 41 (16.94%) Big Data
16 38 (15.70%) Electronics
17 34 (14.05%) HTML
17 34 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (13.64%) Git (software)
18 33 (13.64%) C
19 31 (12.81%) Project Management
20 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET
20 30 (12.40%) OO
20 30 (12.40%) NoSQL
21 29 (11.98%) Analytics
22 28 (11.57%) Windows
22 28 (11.57%) CSS

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (8.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.24%) Apache
4 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.41%) Drupal
5 1 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Maple
2 5 (2.07%) Simulink
3 3 (1.24%) Mathcad
4 2 (0.83%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.89%) SaaS
4 4 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.83%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.89%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.24%) Firewall
2 3 (1.24%) Modbus
2 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.83%) DHCP
3 2 (0.83%) DNS
3 2 (0.83%) VPN
4 1 (0.41%) ATM
4 1 (0.41%) RS-485
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.94%) Big Data
2 30 (12.40%) NoSQL
3 25 (10.33%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.44%) Data Mining
5 14 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (5.79%) Redis
5 14 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.89%) OLAP
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.65%) GIS
9 4 (1.65%) OLTP
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (1.65%) VLDB
10 3 (1.24%) MySQL
11 2 (0.83%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.72%) LabVIEW
3 8 (3.31%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.65%) Eclipse RCP
5 4 (1.65%) Subversion
6 3 (1.24%) Ant
6 3 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.24%) FitNesse
6 3 (1.24%) Gradle
6 3 (1.24%) Grunt
6 3 (1.24%) Maven
6 3 (1.24%) Mocha
6 3 (1.24%) Selenium
6 3 (1.24%) TestNG
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.41%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 38 (15.70%) Electronics
2 20 (8.26%) Finance
3 13 (5.37%) Automotive
4 9 (3.72%) Billing
5 8 (3.31%) Banking
5 8 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.65%) Games
7 4 (1.65%) Local Government
7 4 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 110 (45.45%) Developer
2 48 (19.83%) Graduate
3 36 (14.88%) C# Developer
4 33 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 27 (11.16%) Software Engineer
6 26 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 26 (10.74%) Software Developer
7 23 (9.50%) .NET Developer
7 23 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 22 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 17 (7.02%) Development Engineer
10 16 (6.61%) Junior
11 15 (6.20%) Applications Developer
11 15 (6.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 15 (6.20%) Senior Applications Developer
11 15 (6.20%) Senior Web Applications Developer
11 15 (6.20%) Senior Web Developer
11 15 (6.20%) Web Applications Developer
12 14 (5.79%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (25.21%) .NET
2 42 (17.36%) AngularJS
3 34 (14.05%) HTML
4 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET
5 28 (11.57%) CSS
6 27 (11.16%) Web Services
7 26 (10.74%) Node.js
8 22 (9.09%) REST
9 18 (7.44%) jQuery
10 15 (6.20%) Ajax
10 15 (6.20%) WebSockets
11 14 (5.79%) JMS
11 14 (5.79%) Kafka
11 14 (5.79%) SOAP
11 14 (5.79%) Spring
12 13 (5.37%) HTML5
13 12 (4.96%) RESTful
14 10 (4.13%) CSS3
15 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 180 (74.38%) Computer Science
2 69 (28.51%) Algorithms
3 34 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.79%) Cloud Native
4 14 (5.79%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.55%) NHS
5 11 (4.55%) PMI
6 10 (4.13%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.72%) Robotics
8 7 (2.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (2.48%) User Experience
9 6 (2.48%) VHDL
10 5 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.65%) CUDA
11 4 (1.65%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.24%) Fintech
13 2 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.03%) Linux
2 28 (11.57%) Windows
3 14 (5.79%) Android
3 14 (5.79%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.13%) Unix
5 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (85.54%) Mathematics
2 63 (26.03%) Machine Learning
2 63 (26.03%) Software Engineering
3 43 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (12.81%) Project Management
5 30 (12.40%) OO
6 29 (11.98%) Analytics
7 27 (11.16%) Data Analysis
8 24 (9.92%) Signal Processing
9 23 (9.50%) Computer Vision
9 23 (9.50%) MVC
9 23 (9.50%) Statistics
10 22 (9.09%) Information Security
11 21 (8.68%) Mentoring
11 21 (8.68%) Multithreading
12 19 (7.85%) Image Processing
13 17 (7.02%) Kanban
13 17 (7.02%) Logistics
14 16 (6.61%) Chemistry
14 16 (6.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 94 (38.84%) Python
2 91 (37.60%) C++
3 82 (33.88%) C#
4 68 (28.10%) Java
5 48 (19.83%) MATLAB
6 43 (17.77%) JavaScript
7 33 (13.64%) C
8 23 (9.50%) Ruby
9 21 (8.68%) SQL
10 17 (7.02%) Scala
11 16 (6.61%) PHP
11 16 (6.61%) R
12 14 (5.79%) Groovy
13 11 (4.55%) VB
14 9 (3.72%) F#
15 8 (3.31%) VB.NET
16 7 (2.89%) Embedded C
16 7 (2.89%) T-SQL
17 6 (2.48%) Fortran
18 5 (2.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (78.10%) Degree
2 74 (30.58%) PhD
3 19 (7.85%) Numerate Degree
4 17 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 13 (5.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (4.55%) PMI Certification
7 10 (4.13%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.65%) APMP
9 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.24%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.31%) Firmware
2 4 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.13%) Oracle
3 4 (1.65%) CA
3 4 (1.65%) Xilinx
4 3 (1.24%) EMC
5 2 (0.83%) ANSYS
5 2 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.41%) Altera
6 1 (0.41%) BT
6 1 (0.41%) Dell
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) Perforce
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
6 1 (0.41%) Twitter
6 1 (0.41%) VMware
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