The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Physics
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 89 100
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.22% 1.21% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 1.38% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Median salary £40,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.34% +15.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £49,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £49,800 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 829 943 950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 92.32% 87.48% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 668 631 771
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Physics
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Physics in Gloucestershire

Physics
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Physics in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Physics in Gloucestershire

Physics
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Physics within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Cheltenham +14 2 £40,500 -17.34%
Physics
South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Physics.

1 13 (92.86%) Mathematics
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) C
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (50.00%) MODAF
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) UML
5 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Requirements Management
6 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 5 (35.71%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) SysML
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Big Data
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
9 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 2 (14.29%) Junos
9 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 2 (14.29%) Presales
9 2 (14.29%) JNCIA

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Junos
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Research Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Mathematics
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) MODAF
3 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 5 (35.71%) Requirements Management
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) SysML
4 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Security
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) DoDAF
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) SSADM
6 2 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Juniper
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Actel
2 1 (7.14%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (7.14%) Xilinx