The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South East / Berkshire
Rank 176 222 222
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Median salary £65,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1005 1702 2063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.02% 32.93% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1319 1421
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Berkshire region.

PhD Salary Trend in Berkshire

PhD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Slough - 2 £65,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing PhD 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Spotfire
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) R
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Cluster Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Statistics
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) TIBCO
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Customer Segmentation
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) Deep Learning
4 2 (18.18%) KNIME
4 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) MBA
4 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Spotfire
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) KNIME
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Business Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Analytics Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Business Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
2 2 (18.18%) Server Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 2 (18.18%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) CUDA
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) IPTV
3 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Cluster Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Customer Segmentation
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (18.18%) Biology
3 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Deep Learning
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) R
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) TIBCO
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau