The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 77 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Physics 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.17% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 1.67% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
197 300 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.67% 33.26% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 126 235 172
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,633 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Physics
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Dorset region.

Physics Salary Trend in Dorset

Physics
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
1 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (54.55%) Signal Processing
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 5 (45.45%) C++
4 5 (45.45%) Firmware
4 5 (45.45%) Logistics
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Billing
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) PhD
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) V-Model
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Military

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Signal Processing
3 5 (45.45%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware