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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 108 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 19 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.97% 0.76% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 1.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
649 768 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.30% 44.86% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 510 611 497
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (82.35%) Mathematics
2 26 (76.47%) C++
3 18 (52.94%) Degree
4 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (47.06%) C
6 15 (44.12%) Algorithms
7 14 (41.18%) Linux
8 13 (38.24%) Java
9 10 (29.41%) Python
9 10 (29.41%) Aerospace
10 9 (26.47%) Device Driver
10 9 (26.47%) PhD
10 9 (26.47%) OpenStack
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.65%) IBM
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) Military
11 6 (17.65%) SIMUL8
11 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) Logistics
11 6 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
12 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
12 5 (14.71%) Finance
12 5 (14.71%) UNIX
12 5 (14.71%) Parallel Programming
13 4 (11.76%) Banking
13 4 (11.76%) Retail
13 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.76%) Fortran

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (26.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Aerospace
2 6 (17.65%) Military
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Games
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.76%) Graduate
6 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) C Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
8 1 (2.94%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) OpenGL
1 3 (8.82%) DirectX
2 2 (5.88%) Qt
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) JSF
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) MFC
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (82.35%) Mathematics
2 15 (44.12%) Algorithms
3 9 (26.47%) Device Driver
4 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.82%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.88%) Statistics
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Logistics
2 6 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Parallel Programming
4 2 (5.88%) Game Development
4 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) OOD
4 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (5.88%) OO
4 2 (5.88%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) OOP
5 1 (2.94%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C++
2 16 (47.06%) C
3 13 (38.24%) Java
4 10 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) Fortran
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
6 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) GLSL
8 1 (2.94%) VC++
8 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) IBM
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.65%) SIMUL8
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Posted: 5 days ago