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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
Rank 151 164 181
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Permanent jobs citing PhD 7 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.46% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 1.98% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,850 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +5.88%

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
611 756 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.21% 23.04% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 519 567 753
Median salary £38,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Leeds

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PhD.

1 9 (100.00%) Statistics
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) R
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Machine Learning
3 7 (77.78%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (55.56%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) VBA
5 5 (55.56%) Validation
5 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (55.56%) Time Series Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
5 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
5 5 (55.56%) Physics
5 5 (55.56%) Statistical Inference
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (33.33%) SAS
6 3 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
7 2 (22.22%) Tableau
7 2 (22.22%) QlikView
7 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) Econometrics

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 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Scientist
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategist
3 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Statistics
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
4 5 (55.56%) Data Structures
4 5 (55.56%) Physics
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Machine Learning
2 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Predictive Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Statistical Inference
2 5 (55.56%) Time Series Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Econometrics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) ANOVA
4 1 (11.11%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (11.11%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Computing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) R
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau
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