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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 162 177 185
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.031% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
637 743 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.18% 22.69% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 506 579 748
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) Python
1 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
1 12 (57.14%) Data Visualisation
1 12 (57.14%) Big Data
1 12 (57.14%) Hortonworks
1 12 (57.14%) Cloudera
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
4 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) GitHub
5 7 (33.33%) Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) Talend
5 7 (33.33%) Neo4j
5 7 (33.33%) Node.js
5 7 (33.33%) Open Source
5 7 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (33.33%) Pentaho
5 7 (33.33%) Puppet
5 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Greenplum
5 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) Information Management

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 (33.33%) Node.js
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Pig
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Big Data
2 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (33.33%) Neo4j
2 7 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
3 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 5 (23.81%) Impala
3 5 (23.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Business Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 5 (23.81%) Data Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Graduate
4 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
1 7 (33.33%) Spring XD
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Camel
2 5 (23.81%) D3.js
2 5 (23.81%) Kafka
2 5 (23.81%) NumPy
2 5 (23.81%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
3 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Data Visualisation
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Analytics
3 7 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) ETL
3 7 (33.33%) Information Management
3 7 (33.33%) Open Source
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (23.81%) Cluster Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) MapReduce
5 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
3 5 (23.81%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Flume
1 5 (23.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cloudera
1 12 (57.14%) Hortonworks
2 7 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 7 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 7 (33.33%) Talend
3 5 (23.81%) MapR
3 5 (23.81%) Tableau
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