Period
to 12 November 2018

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 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South West > Devon
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 71 78
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Physics 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.77% 0.17% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.19% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Devon median annual salary £40,000 - £52,500
10th Percentile £22,500 - £29,000
90th Percentile £49,125 - £85,000
South West median annual salary £28,000 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.84% -23.33% +9.76%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 452 522 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 88.98% 89.85% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 345 441 612
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Devon over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +14 3 £40,000 - 2
Paignton - 2 £36,500 - 2
Plymouth - 2 £48,250 - 3
Physics
South West

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Physics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Physics.

1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (33.33%) Spatial Data
3 3 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Optoelectronics
4 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
5 1 (11.11%) RUP
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Spatial Data
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Scientific Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (22.22%) Optoelectronics
2 2 (22.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematical Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification