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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 33 78 35
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -43
Permanent jobs citing PhD 47 2 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.30% 0.27% 7.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.32% 0.88% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 46 2 71
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £32,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
155 227 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.07% 30.72% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 132 172 308
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Oxford

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for PhD.

1 42 (63.64%) Machine Learning
2 41 (62.12%) Algorithms
3 32 (48.48%) Software Engineering
4 31 (46.97%) C++
5 23 (34.85%) OO
5 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.85%) Apple iOS
6 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 21 (31.82%) Android
7 20 (30.30%) iOS Development
7 20 (30.30%) Bayesian Methods
8 19 (28.79%) Degree
9 18 (27.27%) Java
9 18 (27.27%) Android Development
9 18 (27.27%) Big Data
10 17 (25.76%) C#
10 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
11 16 (24.24%) .NET
11 16 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (22.73%) Time Management
13 14 (21.21%) Visualisation
14 13 (19.70%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (19.70%) NHS
15 12 (18.18%) Python
16 11 (16.67%) Physics
16 11 (16.67%) OOD
16 11 (16.67%) Apache Spark
17 10 (15.15%) C
18 9 (13.64%) Artificial Intelligence
19 8 (12.12%) Finance

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 11 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) AutoCAD
1 2 (3.03%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) Big Data
2 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) GIS
6 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.03%) KDB
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Games
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) C++ Developer
3 14 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 12 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Research Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Agile C# Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Agile Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Machine Learning Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Algorithm Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (6.06%) iOS Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Computer Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Java Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 3 (4.55%) Python Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
12 2 (3.03%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) .NET Framework
2 8 (12.12%) JSON
2 8 (12.12%) XML
3 7 (10.61%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.09%) RESTful
5 4 (6.06%) PostGIS
5 4 (6.06%) Swing
6 3 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 3 (4.55%) Django
6 3 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (3.03%) CSS
7 2 (3.03%) CSS3
7 2 (3.03%) HTML
7 2 (3.03%) HTML5
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 41 (62.12%) Algorithms
2 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
3 14 (21.21%) Visualisation
4 13 (19.70%) NHS
5 11 (16.67%) Physics
6 9 (13.64%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
8 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
9 3 (4.55%) Chemistry
9 3 (4.55%) Neural Network
10 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
10 2 (3.03%) Social Media
10 2 (3.03%) Statistics
11 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.52%) Biology
11 1 (1.52%) CUDA
11 1 (1.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Apple iOS
2 21 (31.82%) Android
3 5 (7.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) Machine Learning
2 32 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) OO
4 20 (30.30%) Bayesian Methods
4 20 (30.30%) iOS Development
5 18 (27.27%) Android Development
6 15 (22.73%) Time Management
7 13 (19.70%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (16.67%) OOD
9 8 (12.12%) Analytics
9 8 (12.12%) UML
10 7 (10.61%) Signal Processing
11 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
12 5 (7.58%) TDD
13 4 (6.06%) Distributed Algorithms
13 4 (6.06%) Game Development
13 4 (6.06%) Image Processing
13 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
13 4 (6.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) C++
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) C#
4 12 (18.18%) Python
5 10 (15.15%) C
6 8 (12.12%) SQL
7 6 (9.09%) MATLAB
8 5 (7.58%) R
9 3 (4.55%) Ruby
9 3 (4.55%) Scala
10 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.52%) Delphi
11 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.52%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) Google
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) Atmel
2 1 (1.52%) EMC
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