The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 153 201 287
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +86
Permanent jobs citing PhD 77 60 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 0.87% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.05% 3.53% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 75 58 45
Median salary £77,500 £107,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.90% +115.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £114,000 £150,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,031 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -
PhD
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1273 1699 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.96% 24.59% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1475 2325
Median salary £57,500 £53,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PhD
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PhD Salary Trend in the City of London

PhD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in the City of London

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 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 City of London region with a requirement for PhD.

1 75 (59.52%) Computer Science
2 70 (55.56%) Degree
3 49 (38.89%) Python
3 49 (38.89%) Machine Learning
4 46 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (34.92%) Big Data
6 43 (34.13%) Analytics
7 39 (30.95%) Java
7 39 (30.95%) Statistics
8 37 (29.37%) Marketing
9 35 (27.78%) Mathematics
9 35 (27.78%) Hadoop
10 32 (25.40%) Software Engineering
11 30 (23.81%) Advertising
12 28 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 27 (21.43%) Postgraduate
14 26 (20.63%) Algorithms
14 26 (20.63%) Data Analytics
15 25 (19.84%) Data Mining
16 24 (19.05%) SQL
17 21 (16.67%) scikit-learn
18 19 (15.08%) Apache Spark
18 19 (15.08%) R
19 17 (13.49%) Information Security
20 16 (12.70%) Finance
20 16 (12.70%) Visualisation
21 15 (11.90%) NumPy
21 15 (11.90%) Apache Hive
21 15 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
21 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 19 (15.08%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.35%) SAS
3 6 (4.76%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.97%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.59%) Apache
5 2 (1.59%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Chatbot
1 5 (3.97%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) Gephi
3 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.76%) SaaS
1 6 (4.76%) Yammer
2 5 (3.97%) GitHub
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) ADSL
1 5 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (3.97%) DHCP
1 5 (3.97%) DNS
1 5 (3.97%) DSL
1 5 (3.97%) Firewall
1 5 (3.97%) SAN
1 5 (3.97%) TCP/IP
1 5 (3.97%) VoIP
1 5 (3.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.92%) Big Data
2 35 (27.78%) Hadoop
3 25 (19.84%) Data Mining
4 15 (11.90%) Apache Hive
5 14 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (3.17%) HAWQ
9 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.17%) Sqoop
10 3 (2.38%) SAP HANA
10 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.59%) MySQL
11 2 (1.59%) QlikView
12 1 (0.79%) KDB
12 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.79%) Spark SQL
12 1 (0.79%) Text Mining
General
1 37 (29.37%) Marketing
2 30 (23.81%) Advertising
3 16 (12.70%) Finance
4 11 (8.73%) Front Office
5 8 (6.35%) Back Office
6 4 (3.17%) Banking
7 3 (2.38%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (38.89%) Data Scientist
2 32 (25.40%) Developer
3 28 (22.22%) Architect
4 22 (17.46%) Java Developer
5 21 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 20 (15.87%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 17 (13.49%) Senior Data Scientist
8 15 (11.90%) Senior Developer
9 13 (10.32%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (8.73%) Analytics Manager
10 11 (8.73%) Data Analytics Manager
11 10 (7.94%) Java Engineer
11 10 (7.94%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (7.94%) Software Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
13 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Information Architect
13 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Security Architect
13 8 (6.35%) Information Security Architect
13 8 (6.35%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.67%) scikit-learn
2 15 (11.90%) NumPy
3 12 (9.52%) HTML
4 10 (7.94%) Ajax
4 10 (7.94%) CSS
4 10 (7.94%) GWT
5 9 (7.14%) Kafka
5 9 (7.14%) Pandas
6 6 (4.76%) Matplotlib
6 6 (4.76%) TensorFlow
6 6 (4.76%) Theano
7 5 (3.97%) D3.js
7 5 (3.97%) OpenCL
7 5 (3.97%) Torch
8 4 (3.17%) REST
8 4 (3.17%) SciPy
8 4 (3.17%) XML
9 3 (2.38%) Celery
9 3 (2.38%) Spring
10 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (59.52%) Computer Science
2 46 (36.51%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (30.95%) Statistics
4 35 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 26 (20.63%) Algorithms
6 16 (12.70%) Visualisation
7 11 (8.73%) Physics
8 10 (7.94%) Neural Network
8 10 (7.94%) Xbox
9 9 (7.14%) Fintech
10 7 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (5.56%) Credit Risk
11 5 (3.97%) CUDA
11 5 (3.97%) Driving Licence
12 3 (2.38%) Clustering
12 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
12 3 (2.38%) PMI
13 2 (1.59%) Equities
13 2 (1.59%) Market Risk
13 2 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.56%) Windows
2 5 (3.97%) Windows 10
2 5 (3.97%) Windows Server
2 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.38%) Linux
4 2 (1.59%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.89%) Machine Learning
2 43 (34.13%) Analytics
3 32 (25.40%) Software Engineering
4 28 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 26 (20.63%) Data Analytics
6 17 (13.49%) Information Security
7 15 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (11.11%) OO
9 13 (10.32%) MapReduce
10 11 (8.73%) Data Architecture
10 11 (8.73%) Data Management
10 11 (8.73%) Information Retrieval
10 11 (8.73%) Knowledge Discovery
10 11 (8.73%) Parallel Programming
11 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (6.35%) Security Architecture
13 7 (5.56%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.89%) Python
2 39 (30.95%) Java
3 24 (19.05%) SQL
4 19 (15.08%) R
5 15 (11.90%) C++
6 14 (11.11%) C
6 14 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 14 (11.11%) Scala
7 13 (10.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.79%) C#
8 1 (0.79%) Cython
8 1 (0.79%) Julia
8 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (55.56%) Degree
2 27 (21.43%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.97%) Apache Flume
1 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.97%) XenServer
2 4 (3.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Backup Exec
1 5 (3.97%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (7.94%) Cloudera
2 7 (5.56%) Hortonworks
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle
4 5 (3.97%) Cisco
4 5 (3.97%) Citrix
4 5 (3.97%) EMC
4 5 (3.97%) HP
4 5 (3.97%) IronPort
4 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.97%) Palo Alto
4 5 (3.97%) Polycom
4 5 (3.97%) Tableau
4 5 (3.97%) Veeam
4 5 (3.97%) VMware
5 4 (3.17%) MapR
6 3 (2.38%) SAP
6 3 (2.38%) Vertica
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + very strong benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + plus benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £105000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Competitive Benefits/Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £10000 - £80000 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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