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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
169 189 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.84% 25.47% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 142 153 125
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £30,000 £30,248
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

PhD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree