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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 32 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 23 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.55% - 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.33% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
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
103 105 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 29.34% 26.32% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 97 71 51
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £58,350 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 - 23 £52,500 -
PhD
South West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for PhD.

1 36 (87.80%) Finance
1 36 (87.80%) Computer Science
1 36 (87.80%) Machine Learning
1 36 (87.80%) Data Analytics
1 36 (87.80%) Analytics
2 33 (80.49%) R
2 33 (80.49%) C++
2 33 (80.49%) Java
2 33 (80.49%) Python
3 31 (75.61%) Degree
4 30 (73.17%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (73.17%) MATLAB
5 29 (70.73%) Apache Spark
6 28 (68.29%) Scala
7 25 (60.98%) Hadoop
8 24 (58.54%) Apache Hive
9 22 (53.66%) Data Analysis
10 21 (51.22%) OpenUP
10 21 (51.22%) Big Data
11 20 (48.78%) SQL
11 20 (48.78%) SAS
11 20 (48.78%) SPSS
12 19 (46.34%) Data Mining
13 14 (34.15%) Apache Pig
14 10 (24.39%) MapReduce
14 10 (24.39%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
14 10 (24.39%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
16 4 (9.76%) 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 29 (70.73%) Apache Spark
2 20 (48.78%) SAS
3 14 (34.15%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) Hadoop
2 24 (58.54%) Apache Hive
3 21 (51.22%) Big Data
4 19 (46.34%) Data Mining
5 10 (24.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
6 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
General
1 36 (87.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Data Scientist
2 10 (24.39%) Chief Technology Officer
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 36 (87.80%) Computer Science
2 30 (73.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (24.39%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Analytics
1 36 (87.80%) Data Analytics
1 36 (87.80%) Machine Learning
2 22 (53.66%) Data Analysis
3 21 (51.22%) OpenUP
4 10 (24.39%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C++
1 33 (80.49%) Java
1 33 (80.49%) Python
1 33 (80.49%) R
2 30 (73.17%) MATLAB
3 28 (68.29%) Scala
4 20 (48.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (75.61%) Degree