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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 167 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
824 1020 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.66% 28.81% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 709 808 703
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PhD.

1 18 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (59.26%) C++
3 14 (51.85%) Java
3 14 (51.85%) Degree
3 14 (51.85%) Machine Learning
4 13 (48.15%) Algorithms
5 9 (33.33%) Python
6 8 (29.63%) OO
6 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) Kinect
7 7 (25.93%) Data Mining
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) Analytics
8 6 (22.22%) Big Data
8 6 (22.22%) Marketing
8 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 5 (18.52%) Statistics
9 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
9 5 (18.52%) PMI
9 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
10 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) Bioinformatics
11 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
11 3 (11.11%) Physics
11 3 (11.11%) Product Management
11 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
11 3 (11.11%) Advertising
11 3 (11.11%) C
11 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling

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 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Data Mining
2 6 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Data Scientist
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Audio Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Audio Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Tester
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) EJB
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) JDBC
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (3.70%) Meteor
2 1 (3.70%) OpenCV
2 1 (3.70%) Servlets
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.70%) Struts
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (48.15%) Algorithms
3 7 (25.93%) Kinect
4 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 5 (18.52%) PMI
5 5 (18.52%) Statistics
6 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.11%) Physics
7 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (3.70%) Biology
8 1 (3.70%) Clustering
8 1 (3.70%) CUDA
8 1 (3.70%) NHS
8 1 (3.70%) Proteomics
8 1 (3.70%) Social Media
8 1 (3.70%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Machine Learning
2 8 (29.63%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Bioinformatics
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Product Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Display Advertising
7 2 (7.41%) Econometrics
7 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C++
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) R
7 1 (3.70%) Go
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) COSHH
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
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