The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 162 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.077% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PhD
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
622 877 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.91% 24.17% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 534 671 749
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PhD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

PhD Salary Trend in Leeds

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PhD.

1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) QlikView
1 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
1 7 (63.64%) R
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Spark
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Cluster Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 5 (45.45%) NumPy
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Velocity
3 5 (45.45%) D3.js
3 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) Hortonworks
3 5 (45.45%) Cloudera
3 5 (45.45%) Kafka
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Flume
3 5 (45.45%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Pig
3 5 (45.45%) MapR
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (63.64%) Apache Spark
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (18.18%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) QlikView
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
2 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) Impala
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Data Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
1 5 (45.45%) D3.js
1 5 (45.45%) Kafka
1 5 (45.45%) NumPy
1 5 (45.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Actionable Insight
1 5 (45.45%) Cluster Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Dashboard Development
1 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
1 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Data Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) R
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Flume
1 5 (45.45%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 5 (45.45%) Cloudera
2 5 (45.45%) Hortonworks
2 5 (45.45%) MapR