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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 107 106 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Physics 20 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.82% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.18% 1.93% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 3
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.07%
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
629 727 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.97% 42.59% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 497 566 542
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Physics Salary Histogram in Bristol

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 28 (77.78%) C++
3 20 (55.56%) Degree
4 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
4 19 (52.78%) C
5 17 (47.22%) Linux
6 16 (44.44%) Java
7 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
8 13 (36.11%) Python
9 12 (33.33%) OpenStack
10 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 10 (27.78%) Device Driver
10 10 (27.78%) Aerospace
11 9 (25.00%) PhD
12 7 (19.44%) UNIX
13 6 (16.67%) Logistics
13 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
13 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
13 6 (16.67%) Military
13 6 (16.67%) SIMUL8
13 6 (16.67%) IBM
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 5 (13.89%) Finance
14 5 (13.89%) Parallel Programming
15 4 (11.11%) NASTRAN
15 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
15 4 (11.11%) Banking
15 4 (11.11%) Retail
15 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 10 (27.78%) Aerospace
2 6 (16.67%) Military
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
4 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Games
6 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
8 1 (2.78%) C Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
1 2 (5.56%) DirectX
1 2 (5.56%) Qt
1 2 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
3 10 (27.78%) Device Driver
4 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.56%) Statistics
5 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 6 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (16.67%) Logistics
3 5 (13.89%) Parallel Programming
4 2 (5.56%) Game Development
4 2 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
4 2 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (5.56%) OO
4 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.78%) CRUD
5 1 (2.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C++
2 19 (52.78%) C
3 16 (44.44%) Java
4 13 (36.11%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Fortran
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) GLSL
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) VCP4
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) IBM
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (16.67%) SIMUL8
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago