The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 110 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.073% - 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% - 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
PhD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
372 301 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.33% 27.72% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 238 196 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PhD
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

PhD Salary Trend in Glasgow

PhD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) GIS
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Business Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java