The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 28 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 24 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 8.63% - 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.53% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 1
Median salary £90,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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 Devon region.

Qualifications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
94 106 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 33.81% 29.04% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 72 73
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,988 £21,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £46,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

PhD
Salary Trend in Devon

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

PhD Salary Trend in Devon

PhD
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Devon

PhD
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 24 £90,000 -
PhD
South West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for PhD.

1 24 (85.71%) Finance
1 24 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 24 (85.71%) Machine Learning
1 24 (85.71%) Data Analytics
1 24 (85.71%) Analytics
2 21 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (71.43%) R
3 20 (71.43%) C++
3 20 (71.43%) Java
3 20 (71.43%) Python
4 18 (64.29%) Degree
5 17 (60.71%) Data Analysis
5 17 (60.71%) Big Data
5 17 (60.71%) MATLAB
5 17 (60.71%) OpenUP
6 16 (57.14%) Scala
6 16 (57.14%) Apache Spark
7 12 (42.86%) Hadoop
7 12 (42.86%) Apache Hive
8 11 (39.29%) Data Mining
8 11 (39.29%) SAS
8 11 (39.29%) SPSS
8 11 (39.29%) SQL
9 10 (35.71%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
10 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (21.43%) MapReduce
10 6 (21.43%) Apache Pig
11 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
11 4 (14.29%) NoSQL

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 16 (57.14%) Apache Spark
2 11 (39.29%) SAS
3 6 (21.43%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Big Data
2 12 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 12 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 11 (39.29%) Data Mining
4 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Data Scientist
2 10 (35.71%) Chief Technology Officer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 24 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 21 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (35.71%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Analytics
1 24 (85.71%) Data Analytics
1 24 (85.71%) Machine Learning
2 17 (60.71%) Data Analysis
2 17 (60.71%) OpenUP
3 6 (21.43%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C++
1 20 (71.43%) Java
1 20 (71.43%) Python
1 20 (71.43%) R
2 17 (60.71%) MATLAB
3 16 (57.14%) Scala
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree