The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 101 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.56% 1.26% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 2.84% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
378 422 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.05% 44.47% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 291 276 267
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PhD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

PhD
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -10 2 £50,000 -
PhD
South West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Internet

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Research Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Chemistry
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared