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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 187 184 202
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing PhD 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.056% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Median salary £65,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,031 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -
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
791 961 1066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.17% 26.72% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 666 723 911
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 December 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Manchester

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PhD.

1 33 (76.74%) Machine Learning
2 27 (62.79%) MATLAB
3 26 (60.47%) Python
4 24 (55.81%) C++
4 24 (55.81%) R
5 23 (53.49%) Analytics
5 23 (53.49%) Algorithms
6 22 (51.16%) Java
7 21 (48.84%) Statistics
8 20 (46.51%) Computer Science
8 20 (46.51%) Big Data
9 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
10 16 (37.21%) SQL
11 15 (34.88%) Data Mining
12 13 (30.23%) Hadoop
13 11 (25.58%) Statistical Analysis
13 11 (25.58%) Perl
13 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
14 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
14 10 (23.26%) Physics
15 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
16 8 (18.60%) Stochastic Modelling
16 8 (18.60%) Service Design
16 8 (18.60%) Degree
16 8 (18.60%) CUDA
16 8 (18.60%) C#
16 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
17 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (16.28%) SPSS

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 6 (13.95%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.63%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) SPSS
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) S-PLUS
3 2 (4.65%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) Big Data
2 15 (34.88%) Data Mining
3 13 (30.23%) Hadoop
4 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
5 9 (20.93%) NoSQL
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.33%) HBase
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) International Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Data Scientist
2 10 (23.26%) Senior Data Scientist
3 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) MATLAB Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Head of Analytics
7 1 (2.33%) Head of Data Analytics
7 1 (2.33%) Research Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Celery
1 6 (13.95%) Django
1 6 (13.95%) OpenCV
1 6 (13.95%) Torch
2 3 (6.98%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.33%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Algorithms
2 21 (48.84%) Statistics
3 20 (46.51%) Computer Science
4 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
5 10 (23.26%) Physics
6 8 (18.60%) CUDA
7 7 (16.28%) Kinect
8 6 (13.95%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
10 2 (4.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (4.65%) Economics
11 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Machine Learning
2 23 (53.49%) Analytics
3 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
4 11 (25.58%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (18.60%) Service Design
5 8 (18.60%) Stochastic Modelling
6 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (16.28%) Computer Vision
6 7 (16.28%) OO
7 6 (13.95%) Data Analytics
7 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.95%) Image Processing
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) Bioinformatics
10 3 (6.98%) Predictive Modelling
11 2 (4.65%) Logistic Regression
11 2 (4.65%) Open Source
11 2 (4.65%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) MATLAB
2 26 (60.47%) Python
3 24 (55.81%) C++
3 24 (55.81%) R
4 22 (51.16%) Java
5 16 (37.21%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) Perl
7 8 (18.60%) C#
8 6 (13.95%) Scala
9 5 (11.63%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Cloudera
1 6 (13.95%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.33%) Splunk
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