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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 212 218 226
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 40 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 1.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 11
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,564 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.13% -3.59%
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
2284 2158 2477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.75% 34.94% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1830 1640 2010
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +7 13 £42,000 +2.43% 3
Gloucestershire +11 12 £50,000 +60.00% 1
Somerset +3 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Devon - 3 £58,750 -
Dorset +12 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Physics.

1 78 (82.98%) Mathematics
2 66 (70.21%) Degree
3 52 (55.32%) C++
4 49 (52.13%) Software Engineering
5 37 (39.36%) C
6 36 (38.30%) Computer Science
7 30 (31.91%) Linux
8 29 (30.85%) Telecoms
9 26 (27.66%) Java
10 25 (26.60%) Big Data
11 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (23.40%) Digital Media
13 21 (22.34%) SQL
13 21 (22.34%) Python
13 21 (22.34%) Requirements Management
14 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
14 19 (20.21%) OpenStack
15 16 (17.02%) Electronics
16 15 (15.96%) .NET
17 14 (14.89%) C#
17 14 (14.89%) DV Cleared
18 13 (13.83%) Unix
18 13 (13.83%) OO
18 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
19 12 (12.77%) OOD
19 12 (12.77%) UML
19 12 (12.77%) .NET Framework
19 12 (12.77%) Machine Learning
20 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
20 11 (11.70%) SysML

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (20.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (1.06%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.70%) Internet
3 6 (6.38%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) Big Data
2 10 (10.64%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Moq
1 9 (9.57%) NUnit
2 2 (2.13%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 29 (30.85%) Telecoms
2 16 (17.02%) Electronics
3 3 (3.19%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Developer
2 23 (24.47%) Software Engineer
3 21 (22.34%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (21.28%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (20.21%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
6 12 (12.77%) Software Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Graduate
8 9 (9.57%) .NET Developer
8 9 (9.57%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.57%) C Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (9.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.57%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (9.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Network Operations Specialist
8 9 (9.57%) Network Specialist
8 9 (9.57%) Python Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
2 12 (12.77%) .NET Framework
3 10 (10.64%) CSS
3 10 (10.64%) HTML
3 10 (10.64%) Web Services
4 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (9.57%) Entity Framework
4 9 (9.57%) LINQ
4 9 (9.57%) WCF
5 2 (2.13%) D3.js
6 1 (1.06%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.06%) jQuery
6 1 (1.06%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 78 (82.98%) Mathematics
2 36 (38.30%) Computer Science
3 22 (23.40%) Digital Media
4 8 (8.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (6.38%) VHDL
6 4 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.13%) Arduino
7 2 (2.13%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.13%) Mechatronics
7 2 (2.13%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (2.13%) Statistics
7 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.06%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.91%) Linux
2 13 (13.83%) Unix
3 4 (4.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.19%) CentOS
4 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Software Engineering
2 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.34%) Requirements Management
4 13 (13.83%) OO
5 12 (12.77%) Machine Learning
5 12 (12.77%) OOD
5 12 (12.77%) UML
6 11 (11.70%) SysML
7 10 (10.64%) Change Management
7 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (10.64%) ITIL
7 10 (10.64%) MODAF
7 10 (10.64%) TOGAF
8 9 (9.57%) Digital Forensics
8 9 (9.57%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (9.57%) Information Security
8 9 (9.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.51%) Database Theory
9 8 (8.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.32%) C++
2 37 (39.36%) C
3 26 (27.66%) Java
4 21 (22.34%) Python
4 21 (22.34%) SQL
5 14 (14.89%) C#
6 9 (9.57%) Assembly Language
6 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.57%) Perl
7 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.13%) R
9 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (70.21%) Degree
2 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.89%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.51%) OCP
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) PhD
7 1 (1.06%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.06%) QA
1 1 (1.06%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Firmware
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Data Guard
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (1.06%) EMC
5 1 (1.06%) Omniture
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