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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 176 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 23 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.026% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 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
837 940 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.07% 24.38% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 705 726 765
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -
PhD
North West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 43 (72.88%) C++
2 36 (61.02%) Machine Learning
3 34 (57.63%) Algorithms
4 33 (55.93%) MATLAB
5 32 (54.24%) Java
6 31 (52.54%) Computer Science
7 26 (44.07%) Python
8 23 (38.98%) R
9 22 (37.29%) Statistics
9 22 (37.29%) Analytics
10 21 (35.59%) Big Data
11 20 (33.90%) Data Analysis
12 17 (28.81%) Kinect
12 17 (28.81%) Data Mining
13 16 (27.12%) Statistical Analysis
13 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (23.73%) Stochastic Modelling
14 14 (23.73%) Service Design
14 14 (23.73%) Degree
14 14 (23.73%) CUDA
15 12 (20.34%) C#
16 11 (18.64%) OO
16 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
16 11 (18.64%) Augmented Reality
16 11 (18.64%) Image Processing
16 11 (18.64%) Computer Vision
16 11 (18.64%) OpenCV
17 10 (16.95%) SQL
18 7 (11.86%) Perl
18 7 (11.86%) Mathematics

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 3 (5.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) SPSS
3 1 (1.69%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.69%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) Big Data
2 17 (28.81%) Data Mining
3 7 (11.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.39%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (10.17%) Marketing
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) International Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Data Scientist
1 14 (23.73%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 14 (23.73%) MATLAB Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Computer Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Java Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (3.39%) Analyst
4 2 (3.39%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (3.39%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (1.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (1.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Software Tester
5 1 (1.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) OpenCV
2 4 (6.78%) Celery
2 4 (6.78%) Django
3 1 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Algorithms
2 31 (52.54%) Computer Science
3 22 (37.29%) Statistics
4 17 (28.81%) Kinect
5 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (23.73%) CUDA
7 11 (18.64%) Augmented Reality
8 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
9 5 (8.47%) Physics
10 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
10 2 (3.39%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Machine Learning
2 22 (37.29%) Analytics
3 20 (33.90%) Data Analysis
4 16 (27.12%) Statistical Analysis
5 14 (23.73%) Service Design
5 14 (23.73%) Stochastic Modelling
6 11 (18.64%) Computer Vision
6 11 (18.64%) Image Processing
6 11 (18.64%) OO
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.08%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (3.39%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (3.39%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.39%) Display Advertising
9 2 (3.39%) Econometrics
9 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.39%) Product Management
9 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) C++
2 33 (55.93%) MATLAB
3 32 (54.24%) Java
4 26 (44.07%) Python
5 23 (38.98%) R
6 12 (20.34%) C#
7 10 (16.95%) SQL
8 7 (11.86%) Perl
9 3 (5.08%) C
10 2 (3.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Cloudera
1 4 (6.78%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.69%) SAP
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