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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - 84 67
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.98% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
99 204 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.10% 29.06% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75 169 110
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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