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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Physics
Rank 80 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Physics 4 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.50% 2.05% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 5.64% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 7
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
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
296 319 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.77% 36.42% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 266 296 330
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,450 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Physics Salary Histogram in Southampton

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (90.91%) C++
3 9 (81.82%) PhD
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) UNIX
4 7 (63.64%) Solaris
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 7 (63.64%) Statistics
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
7 2 (18.18%) Electronics
7 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) C
8 1 (9.09%) Python
8 1 (9.09%) VHDL
8 1 (9.09%) OpenMP
8 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
8 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (9.09%) OpenCL
8 1 (9.09%) Algorithms

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OpenMP
1 1 (9.09%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (9.09%) VHDL
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) PhD
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago