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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank - 85 80
Permanent jobs citing Physics 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.22% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.75% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £33,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.92%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.10%
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
361 267 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.59% 29.97% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 317 208 260
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,040 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) STL
1 4 (100.00%) VC++
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (100.00%) Cartography

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) STL
1 4 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft