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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 115 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 13 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.69% 0.47% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 1.07% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Average salary £29,250 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
692 748 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.95% 43.67% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 559 626 511
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 October 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 25 (92.59%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) Algorithms
3 18 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 15 (55.56%) Python
5 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
6 10 (37.04%) NASTRAN
6 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
6 10 (37.04%) Fortran
6 10 (37.04%) Aerospace
6 10 (37.04%) Manufacturing
6 10 (37.04%) PhD
7 8 (29.63%) Java
7 8 (29.63%) DirectX
7 8 (29.63%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Games
8 7 (25.93%) Qt
8 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
8 7 (25.93%) Data Structures
8 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
8 7 (25.93%) OOD
9 6 (22.22%) C
10 5 (18.52%) Device Driver
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) Perl
10 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
10 5 (18.52%) Ruby
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
12 3 (11.11%) Banking
12 3 (11.11%) Retail

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (18.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NASTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Aerospace
1 10 (37.04%) Manufacturing
2 7 (25.93%) Games
3 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Graduate
3 8 (29.63%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) DirectX
2 7 (25.93%) Qt
3 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) MFC
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) JSF
3 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Algorithms
2 18 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
4 7 (25.93%) Data Structures
5 5 (18.52%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
2 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
2 7 (25.93%) OOD
3 2 (7.41%) Game Development
3 2 (7.41%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) CRUD
4 1 (3.70%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) Fortran
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 6 (22.22%) C
6 5 (18.52%) Perl
6 5 (18.52%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) PhD
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 18 days ago