The table below looks at the statistics for Physics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Physics
UK / Wales
Rank 93 102 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Physics 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.094% 0.22% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.27% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+119.51% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
903 1107 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.27% 80.39% 83.47%
Number of salaries quoted 735 951 971
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Physics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Physics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Physics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Physics
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Physics Salary Trend in Wales

Physics
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
North Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Physics.

1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Statistics
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Life Science
4 4 (57.14%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (57.14%) Health Informatics
4 4 (57.14%) Informatics
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Automotive
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing

Physics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
1 2 (28.57%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Research Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Commercial Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Statistics
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Health Informatics
4 4 (57.14%) Informatics
4 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA C