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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South West / Bristol
Rank 102 124 121
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 22 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 0.23% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 0.68% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 8
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £40,300 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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
456 592 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.29% 33.54% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 343 521 453
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Bristol

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 17 (56.67%) Degree
1 17 (56.67%) Mathematics
2 15 (50.00%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Spring
5 10 (33.33%) Apache Flex
6 9 (30.00%) RESTful
6 9 (30.00%) Web Services
6 9 (30.00%) C++
7 8 (26.67%) C
7 8 (26.67%) C#
7 8 (26.67%) .NET
7 8 (26.67%) J2EE
7 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 8 (26.67%) Scala
7 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (26.67%) Node.js
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) MS Project
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) Primavera
9 6 (20.00%) Project Management
9 6 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
9 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (20.00%) APMP
10 5 (16.67%) Hedge funds
10 5 (16.67%) Algorithms

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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) MIMO
1 5 (16.67%) OFDM
1 5 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Project Planner
4 5 (16.67%) Communications Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Verification Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Data Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Python Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Spring
2 10 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 9 (30.00%) RESTful
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 8 (26.67%) J2EE
4 8 (26.67%) Node.js
5 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.67%) SystemC
3 2 (6.67%) Verilog
4 1 (3.33%) 3D Printing
4 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Neural Network
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 5 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 5 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) Validation
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Data Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Deep Learning
7 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.33%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) C
4 8 (26.67%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) Scala
5 7 (23.33%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
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