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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 82 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 11 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.97% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% 1.10% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
331 453 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.14% 38.04% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 273 406 296
Median salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 31 May 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
Cardiff - 10 £47,500 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £55,000 -
Physics
Wales

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (71.43%) STL
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) Struts
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) Back Office
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Mahout
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
3 1 (7.14%) Trainee
3 1 (7.14%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (71.43%) STL
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 14 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
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