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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 202 222 220
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Physics 40 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 1.19% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 16
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
2083 2010 2502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.53% 33.87% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1700 1559 2039
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,350 £24,822
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +16 15 £45,000 +9.75% 2
Gloucestershire +12 13 £49,000 +15.29% 3
Somerset -3 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Devon - 3 £58,750 -
Dorset +11 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 73 (82.02%) Mathematics
2 63 (70.79%) Degree
3 45 (50.56%) Software Engineering
3 45 (50.56%) C++
4 36 (40.45%) Computer Science
5 33 (37.08%) C
5 33 (37.08%) Linux
6 29 (32.58%) Telecoms
7 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (28.09%) Python
8 25 (28.09%) Java
9 22 (24.72%) SQL
9 22 (24.72%) Digital Media
9 22 (24.72%) OpenStack
9 22 (24.72%) Big Data
10 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) Requirements Management
12 14 (15.73%) .NET
12 14 (15.73%) DV Cleared
12 14 (15.73%) Machine Learning
13 13 (14.61%) OO
13 13 (14.61%) UML
14 12 (13.48%) C#
14 12 (13.48%) MODAF
14 12 (13.48%) SysML
14 12 (13.48%) .NET Framework
15 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
16 10 (11.24%) Change Management
16 10 (11.24%) HTML

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 22 (24.72%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.74%) Network Security
3 5 (5.62%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) Big Data
2 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Moq
1 9 (10.11%) NUnit
2 3 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.25%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 29 (32.58%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.11%) Electronics
3 4 (4.49%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Software Engineer
3 19 (21.35%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (21.35%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (17.98%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) C# Developer
6 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
7 9 (10.11%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.11%) C Software Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.11%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (10.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) Python Software Engineer
7 9 (10.11%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) DBA
8 8 (8.99%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) .NET
2 12 (13.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (11.24%) CSS
3 10 (11.24%) HTML
3 10 (11.24%) Web Services
4 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.11%) Entity Framework
4 9 (10.11%) LINQ
4 9 (10.11%) WCF
5 2 (2.25%) D3.js
6 1 (1.12%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.12%) jQuery
6 1 (1.12%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 73 (82.02%) Mathematics
2 36 (40.45%) Computer Science
3 22 (24.72%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (6.74%) VHDL
5 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) Statistics
6 2 (2.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.12%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Linux
2 10 (11.24%) Unix
3 4 (4.49%) Windows
4 3 (3.37%) CentOS
4 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Software Engineering
2 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Requirements Management
4 14 (15.73%) Machine Learning
5 13 (14.61%) OO
5 13 (14.61%) UML
6 12 (13.48%) MODAF
6 12 (13.48%) SysML
7 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
8 10 (11.24%) Change Management
8 10 (11.24%) ITIL
8 10 (11.24%) OOD
8 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
9 9 (10.11%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.99%) Database Theory
10 8 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (8.99%) Time Management
11 6 (6.74%) Migration
12 5 (5.62%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) C++
2 33 (37.08%) C
3 25 (28.09%) Java
3 25 (28.09%) Python
4 22 (24.72%) SQL
5 12 (13.48%) C#
6 8 (8.99%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.62%) Assembly Language
7 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.62%) Perl
7 5 (5.62%) R
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (70.79%) Degree
2 19 (21.35%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.73%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.99%) OCP
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (7.87%) PhD
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Firmware
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Data Guard
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) Google
3 3 (3.37%) Omniture
3 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
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