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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 210 226 199
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing Physics 37 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 0.42% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 17
Average salary £39,500 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2102 2356 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.11% 40.68% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1910 1804
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -2 13 £31,250 +32.97% 3
Bristol +12 10 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Dorset -16 10 £37,500 +25.00%
Somerset - 2 £45,000 - 3
Wiltshire - 2 £39,000 - 2
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 76 (88.37%) Mathematics
2 58 (67.44%) Software Engineering
3 57 (66.28%) Degree
4 46 (53.49%) C++
5 42 (48.84%) C
6 37 (43.02%) Computer Science
7 30 (34.88%) Linux
8 27 (31.40%) Microsoft
9 24 (27.91%) Java
9 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (23.26%) .NET
11 19 (22.09%) HTML
11 19 (22.09%) CSS
11 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
12 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
12 18 (20.93%) Python
13 17 (19.77%) C#
14 16 (18.60%) PhD
14 16 (18.60%) XML
14 16 (18.60%) jQuery
15 15 (17.44%) Chemistry
16 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
16 14 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (16.28%) OpenStack
17 13 (15.12%) Algorithms
17 13 (15.12%) Firmware
17 13 (15.12%) Logistics
18 12 (13.95%) Scrum
18 12 (13.95%) Electronics
18 12 (13.95%) Aerospace

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (16.28%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.47%) IIS
3 4 (4.65%) CMS
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.49%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.33%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.98%) HTTP
3 2 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.30%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.49%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 12 (13.95%) Electronics
1 12 (13.95%) Aerospace
2 9 (10.47%) Military
3 6 (6.98%) Finance
4 5 (5.81%) Marketing
5 3 (3.49%) Billing
5 3 (3.49%) Legal
5 3 (3.49%) Publishing
6 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.16%) Avionics
7 1 (1.16%) Games
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (37.21%) Software Engineer
2 27 (31.40%) Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Graduate
4 11 (12.79%) Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Junior
5 10 (11.63%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Web Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.81%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.26%) .NET
2 19 (22.09%) HTML
2 19 (22.09%) CSS
3 16 (18.60%) jQuery
3 16 (18.60%) XML
4 12 (13.95%) Web Services
5 9 (10.47%) JSON
6 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.14%) HTML5
7 6 (6.98%) REST
7 6 (6.98%) CSS3
7 6 (6.98%) WCF
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.65%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.33%) DirectX
9 2 (2.33%) Qt
9 2 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.33%) STL
10 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 76 (88.37%) Mathematics
2 37 (43.02%) Computer Science
3 15 (17.44%) Chemistry
4 13 (15.12%) Algorithms
5 8 (9.30%) Device Driver
6 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.14%) Visualisation
7 6 (6.98%) Open Source
8 5 (5.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
9 3 (3.49%) Blog
9 3 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.49%) User Experience
9 3 (3.49%) VHDL
10 2 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.88%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) UNIX
3 6 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (67.44%) Software Engineering
2 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.12%) Logistics
4 12 (13.95%) Scrum
5 9 (10.47%) Web Design
5 9 (10.47%) CRM
5 9 (10.47%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (10.47%) Time Management
6 8 (9.30%) Signal Processing
7 7 (8.14%) OO
7 7 (8.14%) MVC
8 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (5.81%) Parallel Programming
10 3 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.49%) Line Management
10 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.49%) Analytics
10 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 46 (53.49%) C++
2 42 (48.84%) C
3 24 (27.91%) Java
4 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.93%) Python
5 17 (19.77%) C#
6 10 (11.63%) SQL
7 4 (4.65%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.33%) GLSL
9 2 (2.33%) Fortran
9 2 (2.33%) Tcl
10 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (66.28%) Degree
2 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
3 16 (18.60%) PhD
4 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) ARP4754
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) IBM
2 6 (6.98%) SIMUL8
3 4 (4.65%) Adobe
4 3 (3.49%) Google
4 3 (3.49%) Twitter
5 2 (2.33%) Minitab
6 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.16%) Sage
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
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Salary: 45,000-60,000
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and uncapped incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, share options
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
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Gloucester
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
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Somerset
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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