The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South West / Bristol
Rank 92 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs citing PhD 35 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.96% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.31% 0.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 3 4
Median salary £56,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
479 649 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.76% 36.40% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 376 563 444
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PhD
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

PhD Salary Trend in Bristol

PhD
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Bristol

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PhD.

1 33 (66.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) Degree
3 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (44.00%) Mathematics
3 22 (44.00%) C++
4 19 (38.00%) OO
4 19 (38.00%) Python
4 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.00%) Scala
5 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.00%) C
6 14 (28.00%) C#
6 14 (28.00%) Apache Flex
7 13 (26.00%) Spring
7 13 (26.00%) .NET
8 12 (24.00%) Web Services
8 12 (24.00%) RESTful
9 11 (22.00%) Machine Learning
9 11 (22.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) Deep Learning
10 10 (20.00%) Theano
10 10 (20.00%) Computer Vision
10 10 (20.00%) Games
10 10 (20.00%) HTML
10 10 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 9 (18.00%) Node.js
11 9 (18.00%) Hedge funds
11 9 (18.00%) J2EE

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) DNN
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Primavera
2 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) MIMO
1 5 (10.00%) OFDM
1 5 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Protractor
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) TestNG
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Games
3 9 (18.00%) Financial Institution
4 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Electronics
5 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Computer Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Project Planner
6 5 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Graduate
6 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Apache Flex
2 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 13 (26.00%) Spring
3 12 (24.00%) RESTful
3 12 (24.00%) Web Services
4 10 (20.00%) HTML
4 10 (20.00%) Theano
4 10 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (18.00%) J2EE
5 9 (18.00%) Node.js
6 7 (14.00%) HTML5
7 5 (10.00%) OpenCV
8 4 (8.00%) REST
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.00%) CSS
10 1 (2.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Hedge funds
2 5 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) SystemC
3 2 (4.00%) Verilog
4 1 (2.00%) 3D Printing
4 1 (2.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Mathematics
1 22 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) OO
3 11 (22.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (22.00%) Deep Learning
3 11 (22.00%) Machine Learning
4 10 (20.00%) Computer Vision
5 8 (16.00%) SDLC
6 6 (12.00%) Critical Path Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Neural Network
6 6 (12.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
7 5 (10.00%) Game Theory
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (10.00%) Signal Processing
7 5 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) Java
2 22 (44.00%) C++
3 19 (38.00%) Python
3 19 (38.00%) Scala
4 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (28.00%) C
5 14 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (12.00%) MATLAB
7 5 (10.00%) Fortran
7 5 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) R
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) APMP
3 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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