The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Physics 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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Physics
Rank 96 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Physics 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.82% 0.22% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 0.67% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +32.65%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Physics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 449 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.11% 32.40% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 317 375 391
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Miscellaneous 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Physics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Physics Salary Histogram 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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +16 9 £47,500 +46.15%
North Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Physics
UK

Physics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) Mathematics
3 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (70.59%) STL
5 12 (70.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (17.65%) Electronics
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Firmware
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) C#
7 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
8 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
8 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
8 1 (5.88%) Mahout
8 1 (5.88%) C
8 1 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
8 1 (5.88%) Windows
8 1 (5.88%) Back Office
8 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
8 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.88%) R

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) Mahout
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
3 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Research Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (70.59%) STL
2 1 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
1 14 (82.35%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Health Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
3 1 (5.88%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) R
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware