The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 76 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.14% - 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% - 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £55,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,266 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.16% -
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
224 156 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.91% 31.77% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 121 82 90
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PhD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Merseyside region.

PhD Salary Trend in Merseyside

PhD
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Liverpool - 1 £55,000 -
PhD
North West

PhD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Bayesian Methods
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Computing

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Bayesian Methods
1 1 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Computing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL