Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 156 167
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Physics 25 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.66% 0.81% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.89% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 28
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +29.87% +48.08%
10th Percentile £21,250 £35,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £44,000
South West median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -23.53% +3.66% +27.13%

Physics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3487 2918 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.84% 90.93% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 2468 2945
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Physics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Bristol

Physics
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Physics in Bristol

Physics
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Physics.

1 23 (92.00%) Degree
2 22 (88.00%) Mathematics
3 18 (72.00%) Java
4 17 (68.00%) C++
4 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (60.00%) C
5 15 (60.00%) Linux
6 14 (56.00%) UML
7 12 (48.00%) MATLAB
7 12 (48.00%) Fortran
7 12 (48.00%) Algorithms
8 11 (44.00%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
8 11 (44.00%) OOP
9 10 (40.00%) OO
9 10 (40.00%) Simulink
9 10 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (24.00%) Validation
13 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (20.00%) XML
13 5 (20.00%) C#
13 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
15 3 (12.00%) Maven
15 3 (12.00%) Statistics
15 3 (12.00%) Psychology
15 3 (12.00%) Subversion
15 3 (12.00%) VB.NET

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.00%) GCC
1 3 (12.00%) Gerrit
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Junior Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Programmer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 2 (8.00%) D3.js
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 2 (8.00%) Raphaël
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) Sass
3 2 (8.00%) SVG
3 2 (8.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (8.00%) XSD
3 2 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Algorithms
2 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (56.00%) UML
4 11 (44.00%) OOP
5 10 (40.00%) OO
6 6 (24.00%) Validation
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Psychology
9 3 (12.00%) Statistics
9 3 (12.00%) System Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
10 2 (8.00%) OWASP
10 2 (8.00%) SABSA
10 2 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
10 2 (8.00%) SIEM
10 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 2 (8.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) C++
3 15 (60.00%) C
4 12 (48.00%) Fortran
4 12 (48.00%) MATLAB
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) R
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.00%) ECMAScript
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Degree
2 11 (44.00%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (12.00%) HND
7 2 (8.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ECSS
2 2 (8.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) WCAG