The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 142 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 41 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.14% 0.028% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.62% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PhD
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
888 853 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.60% 23.75% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 748 700 722
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £50,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PhD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PhD Salary Trend in Manchester

PhD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Manchester

PhD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 £30,000 -
Stockport - 2 £30,000 -
Oldham - 1 £40,000 -
PhD
North West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PhD.

1 41 (74.55%) C++
2 32 (58.18%) Java
3 31 (56.36%) Computer Science
4 30 (54.55%) Machine Learning
4 30 (54.55%) Algorithms
5 23 (41.82%) MATLAB
6 21 (38.18%) Python
7 18 (32.73%) Statistics
7 18 (32.73%) Degree
8 17 (30.91%) Kinect
8 17 (30.91%) Data Mining
8 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
8 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (27.27%) C#
9 15 (27.27%) Big Data
9 15 (27.27%) Analytics
10 14 (25.45%) Statistical Analysis
11 13 (23.64%) R
11 13 (23.64%) OO
12 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.00%) OpenCV
12 11 (20.00%) Image Processing
12 11 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
12 11 (20.00%) CUDA
12 11 (20.00%) Stochastic Modelling
12 11 (20.00%) Service Design
13 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
14 6 (10.91%) Marketing
15 5 (9.09%) SQL
15 5 (9.09%) Finance

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (3.64%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) Data Mining
2 15 (27.27%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) Redis
5 1 (1.82%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Marketing
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) International Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Engineer
1 11 (20.00%) Data Scientist
1 11 (20.00%) Java Engineer
1 11 (20.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 11 (20.00%) MATLAB Engineer
2 2 (3.64%) Analyst
2 2 (3.64%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (3.64%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 2 (3.64%) Developer
2 2 (3.64%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Developer
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (1.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
3 1 (1.82%) Java Developer
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (1.82%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (1.82%) Software Tester
3 1 (1.82%) Test Engineer
3 1 (1.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) OpenCV
2 2 (3.64%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.82%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) JRuby
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.82%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) RESTful
3 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (56.36%) Computer Science
2 30 (54.55%) Algorithms
3 18 (32.73%) Statistics
4 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (30.91%) Kinect
5 11 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
5 11 (20.00%) CUDA
6 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.45%) Physics
8 2 (3.64%) Credit Risk
8 2 (3.64%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Machine Learning
2 17 (30.91%) Data Analysis
3 15 (27.27%) Analytics
4 14 (25.45%) Statistical Analysis
5 13 (23.64%) OO
6 11 (20.00%) Image Processing
6 11 (20.00%) Service Design
6 11 (20.00%) Stochastic Modelling
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) Bioinformatics
7 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.45%) Display Advertising
7 3 (5.45%) Econometrics
7 3 (5.45%) Product Management
7 3 (5.45%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.64%) MVC
8 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) C++
2 32 (58.18%) Java
3 23 (41.82%) MATLAB
4 21 (38.18%) Python
5 15 (27.27%) C#
6 13 (23.64%) R
7 5 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (3.64%) C
8 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.82%) Go
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) SAP
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