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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 209 249 231
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -18
Permanent jobs citing PhD 38 74 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.70% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 2.96% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 68 97
Median salary £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,750 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £95,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
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
1434 2498 3081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 22.81% 23.80% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 2130 2536
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 23 July 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 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for PhD.

1 64 (60.95%) Python
2 54 (51.43%) Machine Learning
3 53 (50.48%) Computer Science
4 52 (49.52%) Java
5 45 (42.86%) Analytics
6 44 (41.90%) Degree
7 36 (34.29%) R
8 34 (32.38%) Big Data
8 34 (32.38%) C++
8 34 (32.38%) MATLAB
8 34 (32.38%) Finance
9 32 (30.48%) Algorithms
9 32 (30.48%) Visualisation
10 29 (27.62%) Statistics
11 28 (26.67%) SQL
12 26 (24.76%) Mathematics
13 23 (21.90%) Hadoop
14 22 (20.95%) Data Mining
15 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (17.14%) Apache Spark
17 17 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (16.19%) Apache Hive
18 16 (15.24%) Scala
18 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
19 14 (13.33%) Middleware
19 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
19 14 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
20 13 (12.38%) Natural Language Processing
20 13 (12.38%) Telecoms

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 18 (17.14%) Apache Spark
2 10 (9.52%) Apache Pig
3 6 (5.71%) SAS
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.95%) MS Office
4 1 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) GitHub
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Broadband
2 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) HTTP
3 2 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.38%) Big Data
2 23 (21.90%) Hadoop
3 22 (20.95%) Data Mining
4 17 (16.19%) Apache Hive
5 14 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.90%) HAWQ
8 2 (1.90%) Impala
8 2 (1.90%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.90%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.90%) QlikView
8 2 (1.90%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.95%) HBase
9 1 (0.95%) KDB
9 1 (0.95%) MySQL
9 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) GDB
2 4 (3.81%) Valgrind
3 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.90%) Subversion
3 2 (1.90%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.95%) JUnit
4 1 (0.95%) Maven
4 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.43%) Marketing
4 7 (6.67%) Banking
5 5 (4.76%) Advertising
6 4 (3.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Games
7 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Developer
2 24 (22.86%) Data Scientist
3 18 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.57%) Senior Data Scientist
4 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) DevOps Network Planner
6 7 (6.67%) Network Planner
7 6 (5.71%) Machine Learning Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 5 (4.76%) Graduate
8 5 (4.76%) Graduate Network Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Graduate Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Qualitative Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Quantitative Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Programmer
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) Middleware
2 13 (12.38%) Natural Language Processing
3 11 (10.48%) NumPy
4 10 (9.52%) HTML
4 10 (9.52%) Matplotlib
4 10 (9.52%) Spring
5 9 (8.57%) Ajax
5 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 9 (8.57%) CSS
6 7 (6.67%) Django
6 7 (6.67%) GWT
6 7 (6.67%) Pyramid
7 6 (5.71%) OpenCL
7 6 (5.71%) TensorFlow
7 6 (5.71%) Theano
8 5 (4.76%) Pandas
8 5 (4.76%) scikit-learn
9 4 (3.81%) SciPy
10 3 (2.86%) D3.js
11 2 (1.90%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 53 (50.48%) Computer Science
2 32 (30.48%) Algorithms
2 32 (30.48%) Visualisation
3 29 (27.62%) Statistics
4 26 (24.76%) Mathematics
5 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (8.57%) Clustering
8 8 (7.62%) Ontologies
9 7 (6.67%) Neural Network
9 7 (6.67%) Physics
9 7 (6.67%) Xbox
10 6 (5.71%) CUDA
11 4 (3.81%) Credit Risk
12 3 (2.86%) Fixed Income
12 3 (2.86%) Informatics
12 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.90%) Applied Mathematics
13 2 (1.90%) Economics
13 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) Unix
2 3 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) Machine Learning
2 45 (42.86%) Analytics
3 17 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
5 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.48%) Deep Learning
7 9 (8.57%) Data Analytics
7 9 (8.57%) Multithreading
7 9 (8.57%) Web Development
8 7 (6.67%) DevOps
8 7 (6.67%) ETL
8 7 (6.67%) Functional Programming
8 7 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 7 (6.67%) Quantitative Finance
9 6 (5.71%) OO
9 6 (5.71%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (4.76%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (4.76%) Behavioural Targeting
10 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.95%) Python
2 52 (49.52%) Java
3 36 (34.29%) R
4 34 (32.38%) C++
4 34 (32.38%) MATLAB
5 28 (26.67%) SQL
6 16 (15.24%) Scala
7 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 12 (11.43%) Perl
8 12 (11.43%) Ruby
9 5 (4.76%) C
10 4 (3.81%) C#
11 3 (2.86%) VBA
12 2 (1.90%) Erlang
12 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.95%) Julia
13 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (41.90%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) MBA
3 1 (0.95%) CISA
3 1 (0.95%) CISM
3 1 (0.95%) CISSP
3 1 (0.95%) GIAC
3 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) Cloudera
2 4 (3.81%) Hortonworks
3 3 (2.86%) Netezza
3 3 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (1.90%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.90%) Facebook
4 2 (1.90%) Google
4 2 (1.90%) Greenplum
4 2 (1.90%) MapR
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.90%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Tableau
4 2 (1.90%) Talend
4 2 (1.90%) Teradata
4 2 (1.90%) Vertica
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