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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 115 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 0.63% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 1
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
688 690 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.84% 43.13% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 567 576 524
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 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 21 (95.45%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
3 14 (63.64%) Algorithms
4 13 (59.09%) Python
5 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
6 9 (40.91%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) Aerospace
7 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
7 8 (36.36%) PhD
7 8 (36.36%) Fortran
7 8 (36.36%) NASTRAN
7 8 (36.36%) Software Architecture
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
8 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
9 6 (27.27%) DirectX
9 6 (27.27%) C
10 5 (22.73%) Linux
10 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (22.73%) Perl
10 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
10 5 (22.73%) OOD
10 5 (22.73%) Device Driver
10 5 (22.73%) Ruby
10 5 (22.73%) Games
10 5 (22.73%) Qt
10 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
10 5 (22.73%) OpenStack
11 2 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (4.55%) Publishing
12 1 (4.55%) Finance

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (22.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) NASTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Aerospace
1 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Graduate
2 6 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) DirectX
2 5 (22.73%) Qt
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) JSF
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) MFC
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 14 (63.64%) Algorithms
3 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
4 5 (22.73%) Device Driver
4 5 (22.73%) Data Structures
5 2 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (4.55%) Robotics
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Software Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) OOD
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) CRUD
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) Fortran
5 6 (27.27%) C
6 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 5 (22.73%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) VC++
7 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PhD
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago