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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
North West / Manchester
Rank 185 162 187
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs citing PhD 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.22% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 0.80% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,850 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -

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
774 873 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.11% 27.41% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 614 683 844
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Oldham - 2 - - 1
PhD
North West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 28 (82.35%) Machine Learning
2 26 (76.47%) Python
3 25 (73.53%) R
4 23 (67.65%) Analytics
5 22 (64.71%) MATLAB
6 20 (58.82%) Statistics
7 18 (52.94%) Big Data
8 16 (47.06%) Algorithms
9 15 (44.12%) SQL
10 14 (41.18%) C++
10 14 (41.18%) Data Analysis
10 14 (41.18%) Hadoop
11 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
11 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
12 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
12 12 (35.29%) Mathematics
13 11 (32.35%) Java
13 11 (32.35%) Perl
14 10 (29.41%) Data Mining
15 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
15 9 (26.47%) Physics
16 8 (23.53%) Scala
16 8 (23.53%) Marketing
16 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (23.53%) SPSS
17 7 (20.59%) C
17 7 (20.59%) Statistical Analysis
17 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
17 7 (20.59%) Data Analytics
18 6 (17.65%) Hortonworks

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 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.71%) SAS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) SPSS
2 3 (8.82%) S-PLUS
2 3 (8.82%) Stata
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Big Data
2 14 (41.18%) Hadoop
3 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
4 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
5 10 (29.41%) Data Mining
6 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
8 2 (5.88%) HBase
General
1 8 (23.53%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Data Scientist
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Data Scientist
3 4 (11.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) MATLAB Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Data Modeller
5 1 (2.94%) Head of Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Head of Data Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Research Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Celery
1 6 (17.65%) Django
2 4 (11.76%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.94%) OpenCV
3 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.94%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (2.94%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Statistics
2 16 (47.06%) Algorithms
3 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
4 12 (35.29%) Mathematics
5 9 (26.47%) Physics
6 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.76%) CUDA
7 4 (11.76%) Economics
7 4 (11.76%) Neural Network
8 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.82%) Kinect
9 2 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Machine Learning
2 23 (67.65%) Analytics
3 14 (41.18%) Data Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (20.59%) Data Analytics
5 7 (20.59%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.71%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (11.76%) Logistic Regression
8 4 (11.76%) Service Design
8 4 (11.76%) Stochastic Modelling
8 4 (11.76%) Validation
9 3 (8.82%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (8.82%) Open Source
9 3 (8.82%) Statistical Modelling
10 2 (5.88%) Deep Learning
10 2 (5.88%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) Python
2 25 (73.53%) R
3 22 (64.71%) MATLAB
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) C++
6 11 (32.35%) Java
6 11 (32.35%) Perl
7 8 (23.53%) Scala
8 7 (20.59%) C
9 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Cloudera
1 6 (17.65%) Hortonworks
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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