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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 68 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.95% 1.12% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 3.66% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
198 164 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 31.48% 30.54% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 154 133 222
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Java
3 15 (75.00%) Information Security
4 13 (65.00%) C++
5 11 (55.00%) C
5 11 (55.00%) C#
5 11 (55.00%) MATLAB
5 11 (55.00%) Multithreading
6 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (45.00%) Coaching
7 9 (45.00%) Business Development
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) VHDL
8 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (40.00%) Digital Signal Processing
8 8 (40.00%) Signal Processing
9 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (30.00%) Spring
10 6 (30.00%) Maven
10 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
10 6 (30.00%) MVC
10 6 (30.00%) MySQL
10 6 (30.00%) Oracle
10 6 (30.00%) CSS
10 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (30.00%) HTML

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) 3G
2 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
1 6 (30.00%) YourKit
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Struts
3 3 (15.00%) Lucene
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) VHDL
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Life Science
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (55.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (45.00%) Coaching
4 9 (45.00%) Business Development
5 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (40.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 8 (40.00%) Signal Processing
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.00%) Video Processing
9 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
10 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
10 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) C++
3 11 (55.00%) MATLAB
3 11 (55.00%) C
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Atmel
3 2 (10.00%) Intel
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