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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 97 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.62% 0.57% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 1.69% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Median salary £53,500 £41,250 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.69% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £29,500 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £47,500 £49,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
413 354 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.62% 33.36% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 268 265 273
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram 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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheltenham -17 1 £47,500 -
PhD
South West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 14 (82.35%) C
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 9 (52.94%) Performance Engineering
6 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) C++
6 8 (47.06%) OO
7 7 (41.18%) Python
7 7 (41.18%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) Perl
7 7 (41.18%) VB
7 7 (41.18%) J2EE
7 7 (41.18%) XML
7 7 (41.18%) Unix
7 7 (41.18%) Chemistry
7 7 (41.18%) Android
7 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
7 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
7 7 (41.18%) Data Analytics
7 7 (41.18%) Analytics
7 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (35.29%) System Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Psychology
9 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
9 3 (17.65%) Taxonomies
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) Telecoms

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
General
1 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Development Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Training Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) J2EE
1 7 (41.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Chemistry
2 3 (17.65%) Psychology
2 3 (17.65%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Android
1 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Engineering
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) Analytics
4 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (41.18%) Data Analytics
5 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
5 6 (35.29%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C
2 8 (47.06%) C++
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) Perl
3 7 (41.18%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) DV Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP