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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 216 196 190
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 22 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.79% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 28
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £44,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
2185 1910 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.13% 37.54% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1600 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -5 11 £26,000 -25.71% 3
Wiltshire - 8 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire -4 2 £31,500 +23.52% 1
Somerset -14 1 £37,500 - 3
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (76.09%) Mathematics
2 31 (67.39%) Computer Science
3 28 (60.87%) Degree
3 28 (60.87%) C++
4 24 (52.17%) Software Engineering
5 14 (30.43%) SQL
5 14 (30.43%) Python
6 13 (28.26%) Java
7 10 (21.74%) PhD
7 10 (21.74%) C
7 10 (21.74%) C#
8 8 (17.39%) CSS
8 8 (17.39%) Fortran
8 8 (17.39%) Aerospace
8 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
8 8 (17.39%) NASTRAN
8 8 (17.39%) Software Architecture
9 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.22%) Statistics
9 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 7 (15.22%) HTML
9 7 (15.22%) .NET
9 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.22%) Data Mining
9 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.04%) MS Access
10 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.04%) DirectX

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) NASTRAN
2 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Data Mining
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MS Access
2 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JUnit
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 8 (17.39%) Aerospace
1 8 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.04%) Electronics
2 6 (13.04%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Graduate
2 13 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Junior
7 3 (6.52%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Junior C++ Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.52%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Programmer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.17%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) CSS
2 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) DirectX
4 5 (10.87%) Qt
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) JSF
6 1 (2.17%) Java EE
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.17%) CSS3
6 1 (2.17%) J2EE
6 1 (2.17%) MFC
6 1 (2.17%) JSP
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (76.09%) Mathematics
2 31 (67.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.22%) Statistics
4 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
5 5 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (8.70%) Firmware
6 4 (8.70%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (2.17%) Grid Computing
8 1 (2.17%) Robotics
8 1 (2.17%) Chemistry
8 1 (2.17%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.39%) Software Architecture
3 6 (13.04%) Web Development
3 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 6 (13.04%) Campaign Management
4 5 (10.87%) OOD
4 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (10.87%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) UML
5 4 (8.70%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (8.70%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL
8 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.17%) Machine Learning
8 1 (2.17%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.17%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C++
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) Python
3 13 (28.26%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) C
4 10 (21.74%) C#
5 8 (17.39%) Fortran
6 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.87%) Ruby
8 4 (8.70%) R
8 4 (8.70%) Perl
9 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) Degree
2 10 (21.74%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle
1 1 (2.17%) HP
1 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
Somerset
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum - bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Wealth of Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
DataSource Computer Employment
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago