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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 212 212 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing Physics 33 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 0.78% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 25
Average salary £36,250 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.88% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £36,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
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
2254 2191 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.61% 38.82% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1848 1625
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +17 17 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -16 6 £26,000 -1.88% 4
Somerset +5 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Devon - 3 - - 1
Dorset -15 1 £22,500 - 2
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 43 (74.14%) Mathematics
2 36 (62.07%) C++
3 34 (58.62%) Computer Science
3 34 (58.62%) Degree
4 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
5 27 (46.55%) Algorithms
6 16 (27.59%) Linux
7 15 (25.86%) Java
8 13 (22.41%) SQL
8 13 (22.41%) Python
9 12 (20.69%) C
10 10 (17.24%) Aerospace
10 10 (17.24%) PhD
11 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
11 9 (15.52%) OOD
11 9 (15.52%) Games
11 9 (15.52%) Qt
11 9 (15.52%) Statistics
11 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
12 8 (13.79%) DirectX
12 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
12 8 (13.79%) OO
13 7 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
13 7 (12.07%) Data Mining
13 7 (12.07%) Fortran
13 7 (12.07%) NASTRAN
13 7 (12.07%) Visualisation
13 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
13 7 (12.07%) Device Driver

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (12.07%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.17%) SAS
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) NASTRAN
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Data Mining
2 6 (10.34%) MS Access
2 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 10 (17.24%) Aerospace
2 9 (15.52%) Games
3 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.34%) Finance
5 5 (8.62%) Electronics
6 4 (6.90%) Banking
6 4 (6.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Software Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) Graduate
3 11 (18.97%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Junior
8 3 (5.17%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.45%) Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Qt
2 8 (13.79%) DirectX
3 5 (8.62%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) Spring
5 3 (5.17%) .NET
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
6 2 (3.45%) CSS3
6 2 (3.45%) J2EE
6 2 (3.45%) HTML
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.45%) JSP
6 2 (3.45%) JSF
6 2 (3.45%) Java EE
6 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
7 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.72%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.72%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (74.14%) Mathematics
2 34 (58.62%) Computer Science
3 27 (46.55%) Algorithms
4 9 (15.52%) Statistics
4 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
6 7 (12.07%) Visualisation
6 7 (12.07%) Device Driver
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
7 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.52%) OOD
3 8 (13.79%) OO
3 8 (13.79%) Data Modelling
4 7 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Campaign Management
6 4 (6.90%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (6.90%) OOP
6 4 (6.90%) MVC
7 3 (5.17%) UML
7 3 (5.17%) Regression Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (5.17%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.17%) Line Management
8 2 (3.45%) CRUD
8 2 (3.45%) Game Development
8 2 (3.45%) MVVM
8 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) C++
2 15 (25.86%) Java
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 13 (22.41%) Python
4 12 (20.69%) C
5 7 (12.07%) Fortran
6 6 (10.34%) Ruby
6 6 (10.34%) C#
7 5 (8.62%) Perl
8 4 (6.90%) R
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.72%) VC++
10 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (58.62%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) PhD
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.45%) Sage
1 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe
2 1 (1.72%) HP
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Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum - bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Ferndown
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Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DSTL
Posted: 24 days ago
Weymouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago