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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 154 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 25 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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
839 918 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.86% 27.69% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 728 742 696
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 £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Manchester

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 26 (66.67%) C++
2 24 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 22 (56.41%) Machine Learning
4 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
5 20 (51.28%) Java
6 16 (41.03%) Degree
7 15 (38.46%) Python
8 11 (28.21%) OO
8 11 (28.21%) Data Mining
8 11 (28.21%) Kinect
9 10 (25.64%) Big Data
9 10 (25.64%) Analytics
10 9 (23.08%) Statistics
10 9 (23.08%) MATLAB
10 9 (23.08%) C#
11 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
12 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.95%) Statistical Analysis
12 7 (17.95%) R
12 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.38%) Marketing
14 5 (12.82%) PMI
14 5 (12.82%) PMI Certification
14 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
14 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
14 5 (12.82%) Stochastic Modelling
14 5 (12.82%) CUDA
14 5 (12.82%) Service Design
15 4 (10.26%) Augmented Reality
15 4 (10.26%) OpenCV

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 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Data Mining
2 10 (25.64%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Data Scientist
2 6 (15.38%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Audio Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Audio Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) MATLAB Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Computer Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) OpenCV
2 2 (5.13%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (5.13%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.56%) CSS3
3 1 (2.56%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) JRuby
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.56%) NumPy
3 1 (2.56%) RESTful
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
3 11 (28.21%) Kinect
4 9 (23.08%) Statistics
5 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.82%) CUDA
6 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
6 5 (12.82%) PMI
7 4 (10.26%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (7.69%) Physics
9 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
10 1 (2.56%) Clustering
10 1 (2.56%) Neural Network
10 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Machine Learning
2 11 (28.21%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) Analytics
4 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Service Design
6 5 (12.82%) Signal Processing
6 5 (12.82%) Stochastic Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) Image Processing
8 3 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
8 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.69%) Product Management
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Display Advertising
9 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) C++
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) Python
4 9 (23.08%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) MATLAB
5 7 (17.95%) R
6 4 (10.26%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) SAP
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