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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 72 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 1.81% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 5.88% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 13
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
239 238 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.32% 30.79% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 190 219 266
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 2015.

PhD Salary Histogram in Oxford

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) C
4 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
4 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 8 (47.06%) Algorithms
5 7 (41.18%) Signal Processing
5 7 (41.18%) Physics
6 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
6 6 (35.29%) Statistics
6 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
6 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (35.29%) Biometrics
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Chemistry
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) OpenMP
9 3 (17.65%) Python
9 3 (17.65%) OOD
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) Parallel Programming
9 3 (17.65%) CUDA
10 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.76%) Ethernet

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Research Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Software Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) OpenMP
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
1 8 (47.06%) Algorithms
2 7 (41.18%) Physics
3 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
3 6 (35.29%) Biometrics
3 6 (35.29%) Statistics
4 5 (29.41%) Chemistry
5 3 (17.65%) CUDA
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) Biology
7 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (5.88%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Signal Processing
3 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
3 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (29.41%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Parallel Programming
6 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (5.88%) DNA
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
3 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Pascal
6 1 (5.88%) Fortran
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Delphi
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
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