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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 76 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Physics 9 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% 0.56% 2.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 1.38% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 20
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +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
256 363 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.64% 40.38% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 227 312 358
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Economics
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Military
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) R
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) PhD
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) C

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Economics
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Munging
3 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Linear Algebra
3 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) R
2 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA