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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 105 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 14 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.86% - 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 9
Median salary £46,250 - £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PhD
South West

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
508 587 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.32% 31.24% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 419 475 383
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PhD.

1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 12 (63.16%) Degree
3 11 (57.89%) Physics
3 11 (57.89%) Python
4 10 (52.63%) Analytics
5 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
6 8 (42.11%) Migration
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) Machine Learning
8 6 (31.58%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) C++
9 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
9 5 (26.32%) Omniture
9 5 (26.32%) Google
9 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
10 4 (21.05%) Big Data
10 4 (21.05%) R
10 4 (21.05%) Neo4j
10 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
10 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
10 4 (21.05%) MySQL
11 3 (15.79%) Oracle
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.79%) STL
11 3 (15.79%) HTML
11 3 (15.79%) OO
11 3 (15.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
11 3 (15.79%) HTML5

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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) Neo4j
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) HBase
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQLite
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Data Scientist
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Data Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
1 3 (15.79%) STL
2 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 11 (57.89%) Physics
3 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Neural Network
4 2 (10.53%) Statistics
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Machine Learning
4 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Deep Learning
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) R
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Google
1 5 (26.32%) Omniture
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
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