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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 112 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 14 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.89% 0.11% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 0.34% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 9
Median salary £53,750 £41,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.51% +66.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,266 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.16% -
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
410 591 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.00% 31.20% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 298 484 479
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £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 6 December 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Bristol

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 20 (86.96%) Degree
2 18 (78.26%) Mathematics
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) Apache Flex
4 8 (34.78%) Spring
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) RESTful
5 7 (30.43%) Scala
5 7 (30.43%) Node.js
5 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Critical Path Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) APMP
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Primavera
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) MS Project
6 6 (26.09%) C#
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Python
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) Physics
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) STL

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 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) MIMO
1 1 (4.35%) OFDM
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Project Planner
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C++ Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Python Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Apache Flex
1 8 (34.78%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
2 7 (30.43%) J2EE
2 7 (30.43%) Node.js
2 7 (30.43%) RESTful
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (13.04%) STL
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Mathematics
2 5 (21.74%) Physics
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.35%) Neural Network
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Critical Path Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Data Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Deep Learning
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
6 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) Scala
4 6 (26.09%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) Python
6 4 (17.39%) C++
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) APMP
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Omniture
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