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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 172 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.39% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
769 869 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.03% 24.69% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 585 740 552
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (73.33%) Data Analytics
1 11 (73.33%) Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 10 (66.67%) Spring XD
2 10 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 10 (66.67%) GitHub
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 10 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
2 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 10 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (66.67%) Node.js
2 10 (66.67%) Neo4j
2 10 (66.67%) Big Data
2 10 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Talend
2 10 (66.67%) Hortonworks
2 10 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Python

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (66.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Big Data
1 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 10 (66.67%) Neo4j
1 10 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 10 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Big Data Consultant
1 10 (66.67%) Consultant
1 10 (66.67%) Data Consultant
1 10 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 9 (60.00%) Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Big Data Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Business Consultant
3 8 (53.33%) Data Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Information Scientist
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Middleware
1 10 (66.67%) Spring XD
1 10 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 10 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Cybercrime
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Analytics
1 11 (73.33%) Data Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) ETL
2 10 (66.67%) Information Management
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cloudera
1 10 (66.67%) Greenplum
1 10 (66.67%) Hortonworks
1 10 (66.67%) MuleSoft
1 10 (66.67%) Talend
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft