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

Physics
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 96 96
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Physics 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.23% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £54,000 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +145.45% -37.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,564
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.90%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 737 1014 1016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.01% 81.84% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 636 860 885
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Physics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Physics
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Physics in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Physics.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
3 1 (33.33%) MISRA
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Physics
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM