The 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 190 213 207
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 50 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.42% 0.99% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 22
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Physics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2064 2314 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.62% 39.06% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1893 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +19 23 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Gloucestershire -15 10 £50,000 +72.41% 2
Devon - 8 £34,500 -
Dorset -2 4 £27,500 +22.22%
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Somerset +5 2 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 58 (80.56%) Mathematics
2 44 (61.11%) Degree
3 40 (55.56%) C++
4 39 (54.17%) Computer Science
5 36 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 27 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 22 (30.56%) Linux
8 20 (27.78%) C
9 18 (25.00%) Java
10 17 (23.61%) SQL
11 15 (20.83%) Python
12 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
13 13 (18.06%) PhD
14 12 (16.67%) Aerospace
14 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 12 (16.67%) C#
15 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
16 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (12.50%) CSS
16 9 (12.50%) Qt
16 9 (12.50%) OOD
16 9 (12.50%) Games
17 8 (11.11%) Statistics
17 8 (11.11%) MVC
17 8 (11.11%) DirectX
17 8 (11.11%) OpenStack
17 8 (11.11%) Device Driver
18 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
18 7 (9.72%) Data Structures

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.17%) SAS
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) NASTRAN
3 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) MS Access
1 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
3 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) Xcode
General
1 12 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 9 (12.50%) Games
3 6 (8.33%) Electronics
3 6 (8.33%) Finance
4 5 (6.94%) Military
5 4 (5.56%) Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.78%) Publishing
7 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 17 (23.61%) Graduate
3 16 (22.22%) Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Analyst
5 11 (15.28%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Junior
10 3 (4.17%) Data Scientist
10 3 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) CSS
1 9 (12.50%) Qt
2 8 (11.11%) DirectX
3 7 (9.72%) HTML
3 7 (9.72%) .NET
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.33%) XML
4 6 (8.33%) jQuery
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
4 6 (8.33%) CSS3
5 4 (5.56%) WCF
5 4 (5.56%) Spring
6 3 (4.17%) Web Services
7 2 (2.78%) JSP
7 2 (2.78%) J2EE
7 2 (2.78%) JSF
7 2 (2.78%) Java EE
7 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.39%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 58 (80.56%) Mathematics
2 39 (54.17%) Computer Science
3 27 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 10 (13.89%) Visualisation
5 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (11.11%) Device Driver
6 8 (11.11%) Statistics
7 7 (9.72%) Open Source
7 7 (9.72%) Data Structures
8 4 (5.56%) Chemistry
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (1.39%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.50%) OOD
4 8 (11.11%) MVC
5 7 (9.72%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (9.72%) Logistics
5 7 (9.72%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.33%) Campaign Management
7 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) OO
8 4 (5.56%) OOP
8 4 (5.56%) Parallel Programming
9 3 (4.17%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (4.17%) Analytics
9 3 (4.17%) Propensity Modelling
9 3 (4.17%) Line Management
10 2 (2.78%) CRUD
10 2 (2.78%) MVVM
10 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) C++
2 20 (27.78%) C
3 18 (25.00%) Java
4 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 15 (20.83%) Python
6 12 (16.67%) C#
7 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.33%) Ruby
9 5 (6.94%) Perl
10 4 (5.56%) Fortran
11 3 (4.17%) R
12 2 (2.78%) Tcl
12 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.78%) PHP
13 1 (1.39%) VC++
13 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (61.11%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) PhD
3 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) IBM
2 5 (6.94%) SIMUL8
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.78%) Sage
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Just now
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Just now
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago