Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 126 166
Rank change year-on-year -15 +40 -20
Permanent jobs citing Physics 8 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 0.94% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.06% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 5
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% +9.09% +6.80%
10th Percentile £33,875 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £42,500 £30,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year +35.71% -2.10% +2.14%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1830 2169 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 87.52% 88.86% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1988 2046
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Physics in West Sussex

Physics
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Physics in West Sussex

Physics
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in West Sussex

Physics
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Crawley +17 2 £36,500 +21.67%
Horsham -29 2 £47,000 +70.91%
Gatwick +17 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Physics
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Physics.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Business Development
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) GIS
4 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Life Science
4 2 (25.00%) FrameMaker
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) GNU Octave
5 1 (12.50%) Spatial Data
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) POSIX
5 1 (12.50%) Fortran

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) FrameMaker
2 1 (12.50%) GNU Octave
2 1 (12.50%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) GIS
2 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (12.50%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Geospatial Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Author
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Technical Author
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 1 (12.50%) C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) POSIX
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Fortran
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Perforce