The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Physics
Rank 84 60 81
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Permanent jobs citing Physics 5 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.53% 2.32% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 5.34% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,564 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +7.14%
Physics
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
330 393 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.70% 43.33% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 275 350 273
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Physics
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Physics across the Southampton region.

Physics Salary Trend in Southampton

Physics
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) Solaris
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) PhD
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) AIX

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (87.50%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
1 7 (87.50%) Solaris
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago