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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank - 88 80
Permanent jobs citing Physics 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.66% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
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
235 301 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.19% 25.86% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 212 267 226
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Release Management
3 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) POP3

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) POP3
1 1 (14.29%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
1 5 (71.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Business Development
1 5 (71.43%) Risk Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Release Management
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft