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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 107 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.098% 1.45% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 3.26% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 9
Median salary £43,000 £40,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.52% -18.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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
453 399 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.37% 44.43% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 363 278 290
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
6 1 (12.50%) System Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared