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 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
England / South East
Rank 278 345 378
Rank change year-on-year +67 +33  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 118 111 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.79% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.66% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 107 85 63
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £56,900 £59,000
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 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 12849 16735 17507
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10537 14128 13955
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £69,500
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Berkshire +54 37 £40,000 +53.84% 3
Surrey +21 34 £46,000 +8.23% 6
Oxfordshire +17 31 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Hampshire +24 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 5 £40,000 -40.74%
M4 Corridor - 1 £40,000 -
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Physics.

1 243 (85.26%) Degree
2 227 (79.65%) Mathematics
3 217 (76.14%) Computer Science
4 116 (40.70%) Python
5 115 (40.35%) C++
6 97 (34.04%) C#
7 89 (31.23%) Java
8 85 (29.82%) Software Engineering
9 70 (24.56%) .NET
10 65 (22.81%) Machine Learning
11 64 (22.46%) JavaScript
12 60 (21.05%) PhD
13 59 (20.70%) Linux
14 57 (20.00%) MATLAB
15 56 (19.65%) ASP.NET
16 52 (18.25%) C
17 51 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (17.54%) Algorithms
19 44 (15.44%) SQL Server
20 42 (14.74%) AngularJS
21 40 (14.04%) SQL
22 39 (13.68%) Git (software)
23 38 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (13.33%) HTML
23 38 (13.33%) Project Management
24 37 (12.98%) Security Cleared
25 36 (12.63%) Mentoring
26 33 (11.58%) CSS
27 32 (11.23%) Electronics
27 32 (11.23%) Finance

Physics
Top Related 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 9 (3.16%) Drupal
2 6 (2.11%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.40%) Simulink
3 3 (1.05%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.35%) Maple
4 1 (0.35%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.81%) Firewall
2 6 (2.11%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.05%) Modbus
5 2 (0.70%) Internet
6 1 (0.35%) ATM
6 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.35%) GPRS
6 1 (0.35%) GSM
6 1 (0.35%) RS-485
6 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.12%) Big Data
3 19 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.21%) RDBMS
6 11 (3.86%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 10 (3.51%) OLAP
8 7 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.11%) OLTP
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (2.11%) Redis
9 6 (2.11%) VLDB
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.21%) Subversion
3 11 (3.86%) CMake
4 9 (3.16%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.11%) Maven
6 5 (1.75%) Ant
6 5 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.75%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.75%) FitNesse
6 5 (1.75%) Gradle
6 5 (1.75%) Grunt
6 5 (1.75%) Mocha
6 5 (1.75%) Selenium
6 5 (1.75%) TestNG
7 3 (1.05%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) JIRA
8 1 (0.35%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (11.23%) Electronics
1 32 (11.23%) Finance
2 23 (8.07%) Automotive
3 9 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.81%) Banking
5 6 (2.11%) Local Government
6 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.05%) Marketing
8 2 (0.70%) Games
8 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Military
9 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (45.61%) Developer
2 58 (20.35%) Graduate
3 41 (14.39%) Software Engineer
4 35 (12.28%) Software Developer
4 35 (12.28%) Web Developer
5 28 (9.82%) C# Developer
6 26 (9.12%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.42%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 24 (8.42%) Junior
8 23 (8.07%) Java Developer
9 21 (7.37%) Applications Developer
10 20 (7.02%) Senior Applications Developer
10 20 (7.02%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 20 (7.02%) Senior Web Developer
10 20 (7.02%) Web Applications Developer
11 19 (6.67%) Consultant
12 18 (6.32%) Junior Developer
13 16 (5.61%) Analyst
14 15 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
14 15 (5.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (24.56%) .NET
2 56 (19.65%) ASP.NET
3 42 (14.74%) AngularJS
4 38 (13.33%) HTML
5 33 (11.58%) CSS
6 25 (8.77%) jQuery
7 23 (8.07%) REST
8 20 (7.02%) Ajax
8 20 (7.02%) WebSockets
9 18 (6.32%) Web Services
10 15 (5.26%) OpenGL
11 14 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (4.91%) STL
12 13 (4.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (4.56%) Node.js
13 12 (4.21%) OpenCL
13 12 (4.21%) OpenCV
14 10 (3.51%) .NET Framework
15 9 (3.16%) JSON
15 9 (3.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 217 (76.14%) Computer Science
2 50 (17.54%) Algorithms
3 38 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.07%) Robotics
5 20 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 20 (7.02%) NHS
6 14 (4.91%) CUDA
7 13 (4.56%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (3.86%) GPGPU
9 8 (2.81%) e-Learning
9 8 (2.81%) PKI
10 7 (2.46%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.46%) User Experience
11 6 (2.11%) Cloud Native
11 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.70%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.70%) Smart Energy
13 1 (0.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.70%) Linux
2 17 (5.96%) Windows
3 15 (5.26%) Unix
4 9 (3.16%) Android
5 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.70%) CentOS
7 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (79.65%) Mathematics
2 85 (29.82%) Software Engineering
3 65 (22.81%) Machine Learning
4 51 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (13.33%) Project Management
6 36 (12.63%) Mentoring
7 28 (9.82%) Data Analysis
8 26 (9.12%) Analytics
9 24 (8.42%) Multithreading
10 22 (7.72%) Logistics
11 21 (7.37%) Cybersecurity
11 21 (7.37%) MVC
11 21 (7.37%) Risk Management
12 20 (7.02%) Information Assurance
12 20 (7.02%) ITIL
12 20 (7.02%) TOGAF
13 19 (6.67%) Business Analysis
13 19 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 19 (6.67%) Unit Testing
13 19 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (40.70%) Python
2 115 (40.35%) C++
3 97 (34.04%) C#
4 89 (31.23%) Java
5 64 (22.46%) JavaScript
6 57 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 52 (18.25%) C
8 40 (14.04%) SQL
9 27 (9.47%) Ruby
10 22 (7.72%) R
11 21 (7.37%) PHP
12 14 (4.91%) Scala
13 11 (3.86%) T-SQL
14 10 (3.51%) VB
15 9 (3.16%) Embedded C
15 9 (3.16%) VB.NET
16 8 (2.81%) Groovy
16 8 (2.81%) Shell Script
17 6 (2.11%) F#
17 6 (2.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 243 (85.26%) Degree
2 60 (21.05%) PhD
3 37 (12.98%) Security Cleared
4 15 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.11%) APMP
6 3 (1.05%) GIAC
7 2 (0.70%) CEH
7 2 (0.70%) OSCP
8 1 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.35%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.35%) CISM
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.35%) GPEN
8 1 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 9 (3.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) Firmware
1 6 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.70%) Nessus
2 2 (0.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (4.91%) Oracle
2 9 (3.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.81%) Tableau
4 4 (1.40%) EMC
5 3 (1.05%) BT
6 2 (0.70%) Qualys
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
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