The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 71 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing PhD 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.55% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 1.21% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £42,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
PhD
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 330 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 24.56% 34.96% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 150 282 257
Average salary £43,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.49% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

PhD
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

PhD Salary Trend in Guildford

PhD
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

PhD Salary Histogram in Guildford

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) C++
3 7 (63.64%) C
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) 3G
6 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
6 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
6 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Bluetooth
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Video Processing
6 3 (27.27%) Atmel
6 3 (27.27%) Physics
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) YourKit

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) 3G
1 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (27.27%) Bluetooth
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) YourKit
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) FPGA Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) Lucene
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (9.09%) Life Science
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) VHDL
3 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows CE
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) Video Processing
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
5 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) HNC
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Atmel
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Intel