The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 243 - 229
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 2 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Average salary £35,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PhD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1545 1653 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.69% 22.97% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1274 1405
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PhD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PhD Salary Trend in the North West

PhD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) R
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Statistician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Statistician
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) R
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago