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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 68 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing PhD 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.64% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 2.74% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +24.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £84,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +12.67%
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
242 146 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 33.11% 27.97% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 202 126 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (84.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Information Security
3 19 (76.00%) Linux
4 17 (68.00%) C++
5 15 (60.00%) C
6 14 (56.00%) Multithreading
7 13 (52.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 13 (52.00%) Signal Processing
7 13 (52.00%) VHDL
8 12 (48.00%) C#
8 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (48.00%) MATLAB
9 11 (44.00%) Coaching
9 11 (44.00%) Business Development
10 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
10 10 (40.00%) OO
10 10 (40.00%) Windows
10 10 (40.00%) SQL
10 10 (40.00%) Web Services
11 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (28.00%) MVC
12 7 (28.00%) MySQL
12 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
12 7 (28.00%) Oracle
12 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (28.00%) HTTP
12 7 (28.00%) SAN
12 7 (28.00%) CSS

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Wireless
3 3 (12.00%) Software-Defined Radio
4 2 (8.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (8.00%) 3G
4 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
1 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (28.00%) Maven
1 7 (28.00%) YourKit
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) FPGA Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) Spring
2 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
2 7 (28.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) Spring Integration
3 4 (16.00%) Lucene
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.00%) JSP
4 3 (12.00%) Struts
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) VHDL
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.00%) Physics
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.00%) Statistics
6 1 (4.00%) Life Science
6 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 14 (56.00%) Multithreading
3 13 (52.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 13 (52.00%) Signal Processing
4 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (44.00%) Coaching
5 11 (44.00%) Business Development
6 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (40.00%) OO
7 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (28.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security
10 3 (12.00%) Project Management
11 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.00%) Video Processing
12 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
12 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
12 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) C++
3 15 (60.00%) C
4 12 (48.00%) C#
4 12 (48.00%) MATLAB
5 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) Python
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Atmel
3 1 (4.00%) Intel
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