The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 119 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Physics 17 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.89% 0.66% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 1.75% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 15
Average salary £38,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Physics
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
883 685 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.30% 37.74% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 753 528 581
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Physics
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Physics Salary Trend in Bristol

Physics
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Physics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Physics.

1 23 (92.00%) C++
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (76.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (64.00%) Degree
4 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (60.00%) UNIX
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
5 13 (52.00%) C
6 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 10 (40.00%) Digital Media
6 10 (40.00%) Big Data
7 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.00%) HTTP
8 5 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (20.00%) Python
8 5 (20.00%) Games
8 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (20.00%) OOD
8 5 (20.00%) OpenStack
8 5 (20.00%) REST
8 5 (20.00%) Game Development
8 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
9 4 (16.00%) Qt
9 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
9 4 (16.00%) DirectX
10 2 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.00%) Java
10 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.00%) OpenGL

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Physics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Physics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Graduate
3 5 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Trainee
5 1 (4.00%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) 3D Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (16.00%) Qt
2 4 (16.00%) DirectX
3 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.00%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (4.00%) Animation
7 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) UNIX
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (20.00%) OOD
2 5 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (20.00%) Game Development
3 1 (4.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) UML
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C++
2 13 (52.00%) C
3 5 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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