The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 69 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing PhD 17 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.23% 3.35% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.26% 14.79% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 14
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
PhD
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
234 169 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.71% 22.62% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 194 135 158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PhD
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

PhD Salary Trend in Oxford

PhD
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Oxford

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 26 (66.67%) C++
1 26 (66.67%) Degree
2 23 (58.97%) Machine Learning
3 18 (46.15%) Algorithms
3 18 (46.15%) Python
4 16 (41.03%) Java
5 15 (38.46%) C#
5 15 (38.46%) Physics
5 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
6 14 (35.90%) Mathematics
7 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 11 (28.21%) Natural Language Processing
8 11 (28.21%) Finance
8 11 (28.21%) Data Mining
9 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.64%) OO
9 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
10 8 (20.51%) C
11 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
11 7 (17.95%) Scala
11 7 (17.95%) iOS Development
11 7 (17.95%) Bayesian Methods
12 6 (15.38%) Pyramid
12 6 (15.38%) Pandas
12 6 (15.38%) Time Management
12 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (15.38%) Open Source
12 6 (15.38%) SciPy

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 11 (28.21%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) KDB
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Maven
2 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Machine Learning Developer
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Angular Developer
4 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (10.26%) HTML Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Algorithm Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Graduate
6 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Quantitative Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
3 6 (15.38%) Akka
3 6 (15.38%) Esper
3 6 (15.38%) Pandas
3 6 (15.38%) Pyramid
3 6 (15.38%) SciPy
4 5 (12.82%) NumPy
5 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 4 (10.26%) CSS3
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) Swing
6 3 (7.69%) OpenMP
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Algorithms
2 15 (38.46%) Physics
3 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
3 14 (35.90%) Mathematics
4 6 (15.38%) Hedge funds
4 6 (15.38%) NHS
5 5 (12.82%) Clustering
5 5 (12.82%) Statistics
5 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
6 4 (10.26%) Chemistry
7 3 (7.69%) CUDA
8 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.82%) Android
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Machine Learning
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.64%) OO
4 7 (17.95%) Bayesian Methods
4 7 (17.95%) iOS Development
5 6 (15.38%) Analytics
5 6 (15.38%) Open Source
5 6 (15.38%) Time Management
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Android Development
6 5 (12.82%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (12.82%) Fund Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 4 (10.26%) Parallel Programming
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 3 (7.69%) OOD
9 2 (5.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) C++
2 18 (46.15%) Python
3 16 (41.03%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) C#
5 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.51%) C
7 7 (17.95%) Scala
8 6 (15.38%) COBOL
9 5 (12.82%) Ruby
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
10 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
11 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Progress
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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Salary: £top + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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G2 Recruitment
Salary: £NEG
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
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