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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank - 96 89
Permanent jobs citing Physics 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.087% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
Physics
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
394 401 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.55% 35.02% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 342 348 385
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Physics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Physics Salary Trend in South Wales

Physics
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
1 4 (80.00%) Military
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Green Hills
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) POCO
1 4 (80.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) PDM
2 1 (20.00%) Windchill
2 1 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Windchill
1 1 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (20.00%) PTC Creo
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
1 4 (80.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) PDM
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Green Hills