The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - 82 72
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.14% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.42% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.11%
PhD
East Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
254 240 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.35% 33.80% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 229 231 267
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

PhD
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

PhD Salary Trend in Brighton

PhD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) D3.js
2 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (50.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Sinon.JS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) D3.js
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree