The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - 81 83
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.59% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 170 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.66% 27.07% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70 123 158
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,200 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PhD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

PhD Salary Trend in Dorset