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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 117 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Physics 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
689 831 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.31% 41.57% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 581 630 642
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 25 (92.59%) Mathematics
2 23 (85.19%) C++
3 20 (74.07%) C
3 20 (74.07%) Degree
4 18 (66.67%) Linux
5 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
6 15 (55.56%) Java
7 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
7 14 (51.85%) OpenStack
8 12 (44.44%) Python
9 11 (40.74%) UNIX
10 7 (25.93%) HTTP
10 7 (25.93%) Device Driver
10 7 (25.93%) REST
11 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
11 6 (22.22%) Logistics
11 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
11 6 (22.22%) Military
11 6 (22.22%) SIMUL8
11 6 (22.22%) Aerospace
11 6 (22.22%) IBM
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.81%) PhD
12 4 (14.81%) Parallel Programming
13 2 (7.41%) GLSL
13 2 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (7.41%) OpenGL
14 1 (3.70%) Finance

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (51.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) HTTP
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
General
1 6 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 6 (22.22%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) JSF
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (92.59%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.93%) Device Driver
3 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.41%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (22.22%) Logistics
3 4 (14.81%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (3.70%) CRUD
4 1 (3.70%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C++
2 20 (74.07%) C
3 15 (55.56%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) GLSL
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) IBM
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) SIMUL8
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago