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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 195 194 195
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Physics 43 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.41% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.26% 1.08% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 20
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% -19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +7.14%
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
1904 1947 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.63% 38.24% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1587 1699
Average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -1 17 £33,500 +11.66% 5
Bristol -4 16 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Dorset - 7 £37,500 - 2
Devon - 2 £34,500 - 5
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 77 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 59 (67.05%) Degree
3 55 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 43 (48.86%) C++
5 41 (46.59%) Computer Science
6 36 (40.91%) C
7 27 (30.68%) Java
8 26 (29.55%) Linux
8 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
9 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (25.00%) CSS
11 20 (22.73%) .NET
11 20 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 20 (22.73%) HTML
12 18 (20.45%) Python
13 17 (19.32%) PhD
13 17 (19.32%) XML
13 17 (19.32%) jQuery
14 16 (18.18%) Algorithms
14 16 (18.18%) C#
15 15 (17.05%) Chemistry
16 14 (15.91%) Aerospace
16 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
17 13 (14.77%) SQL
17 13 (14.77%) Logistics
18 12 (13.64%) Web Services
18 12 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
18 12 (13.64%) OpenStack
19 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
19 11 (12.50%) Firmware

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (13.64%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.23%) IIS
3 5 (5.68%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.55%) NASTRAN
3 3 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.95%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.41%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.41%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 14 (15.91%) Aerospace
2 10 (11.36%) Electronics
3 8 (9.09%) Finance
4 7 (7.95%) Military
5 4 (4.55%) Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Retail
5 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.55%) Publishing
5 4 (4.55%) Games
6 3 (3.41%) Marketing
6 3 (3.41%) Legal
7 2 (2.27%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) Automotive
8 1 (1.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Software Engineer
2 29 (32.95%) Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Graduate
4 12 (13.64%) Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Junior
6 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
6 9 (10.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) CSS
2 20 (22.73%) HTML
2 20 (22.73%) .NET
3 17 (19.32%) XML
3 17 (19.32%) jQuery
4 12 (13.64%) Web Services
5 9 (10.23%) JSON
6 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.09%) HTML5
6 8 (9.09%) CSS3
7 6 (6.82%) WCF
8 4 (4.55%) Qt
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.55%) Spring
9 3 (3.41%) REST
10 2 (2.27%) JSF
10 2 (2.27%) Java EE
10 2 (2.27%) OpenGL
10 2 (2.27%) DirectX
10 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 41 (46.59%) Computer Science
3 16 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 15 (17.05%) Chemistry
5 9 (10.23%) Device Driver
6 7 (7.95%) Visualisation
6 7 (7.95%) Open Source
7 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.41%) User Experience
8 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (3.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (3.41%) Smartphone
8 3 (3.41%) Blog
9 2 (2.27%) Statistics
9 2 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.55%) Linux
2 8 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.77%) Logistics
4 11 (12.50%) Scrum
5 10 (11.36%) MVC
6 9 (10.23%) CRM
6 9 (10.23%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (10.23%) Web Design
6 9 (10.23%) Time Management
7 7 (7.95%) Signal Processing
8 6 (6.82%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.82%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (6.82%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (5.68%) OO
9 5 (5.68%) Parallel Programming
10 4 (4.55%) OOD
10 4 (4.55%) OOP
11 3 (3.41%) Workflow
11 3 (3.41%) Migration
11 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) C++
2 36 (40.91%) C
3 27 (30.68%) Java
4 20 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 18 (20.45%) Python
6 16 (18.18%) C#
7 13 (14.77%) SQL
8 4 (4.55%) Fortran
9 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.27%) GLSL
10 2 (2.27%) Tcl
10 2 (2.27%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) Perl
11 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (67.05%) Degree
2 17 (19.32%) PhD
3 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) ARP4754
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) IBM
2 6 (6.82%) SIMUL8
3 4 (4.55%) Adobe
4 3 (3.41%) Google
4 3 (3.41%) Twitter
5 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.27%) Sage
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, stock, BUPA
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + shares, bupa, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Torquay
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Devon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago