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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 208 201 194
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Physics 19 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.73% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
2163 1916 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.15% 37.87% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1595 1714
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 10 £40,250 +15.00% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire -14 3 £40,750 +59.80% 1
Somerset -12 2 £37,500 - 2
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 37 (75.51%) Mathematics
2 31 (63.27%) Computer Science
3 30 (61.22%) Degree
3 30 (61.22%) C++
4 25 (51.02%) Algorithms
5 24 (48.98%) Software Engineering
6 15 (30.61%) Python
7 14 (28.57%) Java
7 14 (28.57%) SQL
8 11 (22.45%) C
9 10 (20.41%) PhD
10 9 (18.37%) C#
10 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.33%) Software Architecture
11 8 (16.33%) NASTRAN
11 8 (16.33%) CSS
11 8 (16.33%) Fortran
11 8 (16.33%) Aerospace
11 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
12 7 (14.29%) Electronics
12 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 7 (14.29%) Data Mining
12 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.29%) Statistics
13 6 (12.24%) Ruby
13 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
13 6 (12.24%) Data Structures
13 6 (12.24%) Campaign Management
13 6 (12.24%) Linux
13 6 (12.24%) MS Access

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (10.20%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.12%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) NASTRAN
2 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 6 (12.24%) MS Access
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JUnit
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.04%) Xcode
General
1 8 (16.33%) Aerospace
1 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.29%) Electronics
3 6 (12.24%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Graduate
1 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Junior C++ Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.12%) Junior
6 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.04%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) CSS
2 6 (12.24%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) DirectX
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.20%) Qt
4 3 (6.12%) Spring
5 2 (4.08%) Java EE
5 2 (4.08%) JSP
5 2 (4.08%) CSS3
6 1 (2.04%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.04%) J2EE
6 1 (2.04%) MFC
6 1 (2.04%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.04%) JSF
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (75.51%) Mathematics
2 31 (63.27%) Computer Science
3 25 (51.02%) Algorithms
4 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.29%) Statistics
6 6 (12.24%) Data Structures
6 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
7 5 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (10.20%) Device Driver
8 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
9 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (2.04%) Robotics
9 1 (2.04%) Chemistry
9 1 (2.04%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Software Engineering
2 8 (16.33%) Software Architecture
3 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
3 6 (12.24%) Campaign Management
4 5 (10.20%) OOD
4 5 (10.20%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (10.20%) OO
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
5 4 (8.16%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (8.16%) UML
5 4 (8.16%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Analytics
6 3 (6.12%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.08%) MVVM
7 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) C++
2 15 (30.61%) Python
3 14 (28.57%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) C
5 9 (18.37%) C#
6 8 (16.33%) Fortran
7 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.24%) Ruby
9 5 (10.20%) Perl
10 4 (8.16%) R
11 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
12 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
12 1 (2.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle
1 1 (2.04%) HP
1 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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