The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 210 217 224
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PhD 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.072% 0.036% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.10% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2036 1948 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.65% 35.35% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1493 1568
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PhD
South East

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Physics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) CDISC
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) CDISC
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC