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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 93 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Physics 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.093% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.29% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
409 349 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 38.30% 32.47% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 350 289 309
Median salary £37,725 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in South Wales

Physics
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 2 £25,000 -
Caerphilly +4 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Physics
Wales

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Physics.

1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) Mathematics
3 15 (88.24%) Computer Science
4 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (76.47%) Data Analysis
5 13 (76.47%) Artificial Intelligence
5 13 (76.47%) Informatics
5 13 (76.47%) Life Science
5 13 (76.47%) Natural Language Processing
5 13 (76.47%) Health Informatics
5 13 (76.47%) Python
5 13 (76.47%) Java
5 13 (76.47%) C#
5 13 (76.47%) Analytics
5 13 (76.47%) Machine Learning
5 13 (76.47%) Statistics
6 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) Electronics
6 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
6 2 (11.76%) Automotive
6 2 (11.76%) Military
6 2 (11.76%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) MISRA C

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineer
2 13 (76.47%) Research Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Mathematics
2 15 (88.24%) Computer Science
3 13 (76.47%) Artificial Intelligence
3 13 (76.47%) Health Informatics
3 13 (76.47%) Informatics
3 13 (76.47%) Life Science
3 13 (76.47%) Statistics
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Analytics
3 13 (76.47%) Data Analysis
3 13 (76.47%) Machine Learning
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) MISRA
1 1 (5.88%) MISRA C