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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 157 183 184
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs citing PhD 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.15% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.66% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
620 758 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.12% 22.51% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 528 563 787
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
1 6 (100.00%) R
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) Statistical Inference
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (50.00%) SAS
3 3 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Physics
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) QlikView
4 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Finance

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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Statistics
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (50.00%) Physics
4 2 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Inference
2 3 (50.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) ANOVA
4 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
4 1 (16.67%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) R
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
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