The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 192 188 181
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 31 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.55% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 35
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1801 1615 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.74% 30.76% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1361 1301
Average salary £37,500 £35,657 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.16% -4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Physics
England

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Physics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Physics Salary Trend in the South West

Physics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in the South West

Physics
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 13 £24,000 -31.42% 4
Wiltshire - 6 £31,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +3 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Dorset -6 3 £30,000 -35.13%
Devon -12 2 £47,500 -
Somerset -26 1 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 35 (79.55%) Mathematics
2 33 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 29 (65.91%) Degree
4 27 (61.36%) C++
5 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (34.09%) Java
6 15 (34.09%) SQL
7 13 (29.55%) C#
8 11 (25.00%) .NET
9 10 (22.73%) C
9 10 (22.73%) Python
10 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
10 9 (20.45%) OO
10 9 (20.45%) PhD
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 8 (18.18%) HTML
11 8 (18.18%) Fortran
11 8 (18.18%) Aerospace
11 8 (18.18%) NASTRAN
11 8 (18.18%) Software Architecture
12 7 (15.91%) Statistics
12 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
12 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.91%) Data Mining
12 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
12 7 (15.91%) CSS
13 6 (13.64%) MS Access
13 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (13.64%) UML

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (6.82%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) NASTRAN
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) Data Mining
3 6 (13.64%) MS Access
3 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
2 8 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 5 (11.36%) Electronics
3 5 (11.36%) Games
4 4 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Graduate
3 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) C++ Developer
6 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Junior
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Junior C++ Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 8 (18.18%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) DirectX
4 4 (9.09%) Qt
5 1 (2.27%) RESTful
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) WebGL
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (79.55%) Mathematics
2 33 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Statistics
3 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.09%) Firmware
5 2 (4.55%) Chemistry
5 2 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.27%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.45%) OO
3 8 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 6 (13.64%) UML
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
4 6 (13.64%) Campaign Management
5 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.36%) OOD
6 4 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (9.09%) Regression Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Propensity Modelling
8 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL
9 1 (2.27%) Game Development
9 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.27%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.27%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (2.27%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C++
2 15 (34.09%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) C#
4 10 (22.73%) C
4 10 (22.73%) Python
5 8 (18.18%) Fortran
6 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) R
8 3 (6.82%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
9 1 (2.27%) GLSL
9 1 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) PhD
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) HP
1 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
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