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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 197 191 193
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Physics 31 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 1.61% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 30
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1716 1611 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.03% 30.70% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1342 1320
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,200
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 29 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 29 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 -2 14 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Wiltshire - 7 £31,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -7 5 £35,000 -0.70% 1
Devon -14 2 £47,500 -
Dorset -7 1 £30,000 -35.13%
Somerset -21 1 £20,500 -18.00% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 34 (77.27%) Mathematics
2 32 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 27 (61.36%) C++
4 26 (59.09%) Degree
5 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (34.09%) SQL
7 14 (31.82%) Java
8 11 (25.00%) Python
8 11 (25.00%) C#
9 10 (22.73%) C
9 10 (22.73%) PhD
10 9 (20.45%) .NET
11 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) Fortran
11 8 (18.18%) Aerospace
11 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
11 8 (18.18%) NASTRAN
11 8 (18.18%) Software Architecture
12 7 (15.91%) Statistics
12 7 (15.91%) Data Mining
12 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.91%) OO
12 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
12 7 (15.91%) CSS
12 7 (15.91%) HTML
13 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.64%) MS Access
13 6 (13.64%) UML
13 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) NASTRAN
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) Data Mining
3 6 (13.64%) MS Access
3 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JUnit
1 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (18.18%) Aerospace
1 8 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.36%) Electronics
2 5 (11.36%) Games
3 4 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Graduate
2 12 (27.27%) Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) C++ Developer
5 5 (11.36%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Junior
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Junior C++ Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
2 7 (15.91%) CSS
2 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 5 (11.36%) Qt
3 5 (11.36%) DirectX
4 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) JSF
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (77.27%) Mathematics
2 32 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Statistics
4 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (9.09%) Firmware
6 2 (4.55%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.55%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.27%) Robotics
7 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.27%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 7 (15.91%) OO
4 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
4 6 (13.64%) UML
4 6 (13.64%) Campaign Management
5 5 (11.36%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (11.36%) OOD
6 4 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (9.09%) Regression Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL
9 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.27%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.27%) Statistical Modelling
9 1 (2.27%) Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) C++
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 11 (25.00%) Python
4 11 (25.00%) C#
5 10 (22.73%) C
6 8 (18.18%) Fortran
7 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.09%) R
9 3 (6.82%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.55%) Ruby
10 2 (4.55%) Perl
11 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) PhD
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
1 1 (2.27%) HP
1 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago