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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
England / South West
Rank 194 200 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 31 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.86% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 2.16% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 31
Median salary £35,500 £42,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +17.24%

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
1763 2225 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.11% 39.91% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1728 1636
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,245 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Devon +10 12 £35,250 -9.61%
Gloucestershire -18 10 £37,750 - 2
Somerset +1 3 £22,500 -47.05%
Bristol -13 3 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Dorset +23 2 £28,250 -25.65%
Wiltshire +17 1 £62,500 +127.27% 1
Physics
England

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 47 (73.44%) Degree
2 39 (60.94%) Mathematics
3 27 (42.19%) Computer Science
3 27 (42.19%) C++
4 25 (39.06%) C
4 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
5 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 20 (31.25%) Algorithms
7 17 (26.56%) Electronics
7 17 (26.56%) C#
7 17 (26.56%) UML
7 17 (26.56%) MODAF
8 15 (23.44%) Java
9 12 (18.75%) SQL
10 11 (17.19%) ITIL
10 11 (17.19%) SysML
10 11 (17.19%) Requirements Management
10 11 (17.19%) DV Cleared
10 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
10 11 (17.19%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (17.19%) R
11 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.06%) Cryptography
12 8 (12.50%) Scrum
12 8 (12.50%) Marketing
12 8 (12.50%) MATLAB
13 7 (10.94%) Firmware
13 7 (10.94%) Web Services
13 7 (10.94%) PHP

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 3 (4.69%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) AutoCAD
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (9.38%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
1 6 (9.38%) Junos
2 5 (7.81%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.81%) RS-232
3 1 (1.56%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.56%) LTE
3 1 (1.56%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.81%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (9.38%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 17 (26.56%) Electronics
2 8 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Finance
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Graduate
3 10 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Firmware Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) IT Graduate
4 7 (10.94%) Trainee
5 6 (9.38%) Computer Science Graduate
5 6 (9.38%) Design Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Development Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Data Scientist
6 5 (7.81%) Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Web Services
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.25%) CSS
2 4 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (60.94%) Mathematics
2 27 (42.19%) Computer Science
3 20 (31.25%) Algorithms
4 9 (14.06%) Cryptography
5 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 6 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (7.81%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (6.25%) Statistics
8 2 (3.13%) Social Media
9 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.56%) Mechatronics
9 1 (1.56%) User Experience
9 1 (1.56%) VHDL
9 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) MODAF
3 17 (26.56%) UML
4 11 (17.19%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL
4 11 (17.19%) Requirements Management
4 11 (17.19%) SysML
4 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Complexity Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.94%) Kanban
6 7 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.38%) Information Assurance
7 6 (9.38%) Presales
7 6 (9.38%) V-Model
7 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) C++
2 25 (39.06%) C
3 17 (26.56%) C#
4 15 (23.44%) Java
5 12 (18.75%) SQL
6 11 (17.19%) R
7 8 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 7 (10.94%) PHP
9 6 (9.38%) Python
10 5 (7.81%) VC++
11 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
12 2 (3.13%) VB
13 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.56%) Ruby
13 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (73.44%) Degree
2 20 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) CCNA
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (9.38%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.25%) PhD
6 1 (1.56%) HNC
6 1 (1.56%) HND
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Firmware
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Cisco
2 6 (9.38%) Juniper
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (3.13%) Facebook
4 1 (1.56%) Actel
4 1 (1.56%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.56%) Xilinx
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