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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 196 231 229
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.056% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PhD
South East

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
1338 1724 2116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.77% 32.38% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1346 1252
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +29 2 £45,000 +57.89% 3
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 - 1
Newbury - 1 £42,500 - 1
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) Degree
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
1 11 (57.89%) Machine Learning
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
1 11 (57.89%) Algorithms
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) XML
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) UML
3 7 (36.84%) OOD
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 7 (36.84%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (21.05%) Logistic Regression
4 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
4 4 (21.05%) Physics
4 4 (21.05%) Statistics
4 4 (21.05%) Scala
4 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (21.05%) HBase
4 4 (21.05%) R
4 4 (21.05%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
4 4 (21.05%) Propensity Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) NAS
1 3 (15.79%) RS-232
1 3 (15.79%) RS-485
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
3 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (21.05%) HBase
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (15.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Agile C# Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Developer
1 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
1 7 (36.84%) C# Software Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Data Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Support
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
1 7 (36.84%) JSON
1 7 (36.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Algorithms
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Physics
3 4 (21.05%) Statistics
4 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Machine Learning
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (36.84%) OOD
3 7 (36.84%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (21.05%) Logistic Regression
4 4 (21.05%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Propensity Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) R
2 4 (21.05%) Scala
3 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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Thales
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Thales
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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