The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Physics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Physics over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.62% 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £30,525 £58,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.04% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  

Physics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 292 294 330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 90.97% 85.71% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 258 263 259
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Physics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Physics in Devon

Physics
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Physics in Devon

Physics
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Exeter - 2 £30,525 - 1
Physics
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for Physics.

1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Electronics
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Firmware
2 13 (86.67%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (73.33%) C
4 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (66.67%) JTAG
6 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
7 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (20.00%) Infor M3
8 2 (13.33%) Signal Processing
8 2 (13.33%) Remote Sensing
8 2 (13.33%) VHDL
8 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) PhD
9 1 (6.67%) Computer Science

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Infor M3
General
1 13 (86.67%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Development Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Development Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Radar Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (13.33%) VHDL
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Remote Sensing
5 2 (13.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Firmware