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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 37 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -9
Permanent jobs citing PhD 58 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.00% 0.65% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 2.03% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 58 5 14
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
203 246 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.52% 32.07% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 175 197 222
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Oxford

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 64 (68.82%) Machine Learning
2 62 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 49 (52.69%) C++
4 44 (47.31%) Software Engineering
5 36 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (29.03%) Java
6 27 (29.03%) Computer Science
7 25 (26.88%) R
8 24 (25.81%) Android
8 24 (25.81%) Degree
9 23 (24.73%) Big Data
9 23 (24.73%) Apple iOS
9 23 (24.73%) OO
9 23 (24.73%) MATLAB
10 22 (23.66%) Python
10 22 (23.66%) C#
11 21 (22.58%) Bayesian Methods
12 20 (21.51%) .NET
13 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
13 19 (20.43%) Signal Processing
13 19 (20.43%) Android Development
14 18 (19.35%) iOS Development
15 17 (18.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 17 (18.28%) C
16 16 (17.20%) STL
16 16 (17.20%) Artificial Intelligence
16 16 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (15.05%) Linux
17 14 (15.05%) Time Management
17 14 (15.05%) Visualisation

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 12 (12.90%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.30%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) GNU Octave
2 2 (2.15%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.15%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) Big Data
2 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.30%) GIS
6 3 (3.23%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.15%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 8 (8.60%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Games
3 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Developer
2 27 (29.03%) Research Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Computer Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 14 (15.05%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.05%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Algorithm Engineer
5 13 (13.98%) C++ Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Agile C# Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Agile Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Machine Learning Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) .NET
2 17 (18.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 16 (17.20%) STL
4 13 (13.98%) Natural Language Processing
4 13 (13.98%) OpenCV
5 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
5 10 (10.75%) JSON
5 10 (10.75%) XML
6 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.45%) RESTful
7 5 (5.38%) Backbone.js
7 5 (5.38%) Django
7 5 (5.38%) OpenCL
7 5 (5.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (4.30%) PostGIS
9 2 (2.15%) Swing
10 1 (1.08%) Esper
10 1 (1.08%) OpenMP
10 1 (1.08%) REST
10 1 (1.08%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 62 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 27 (29.03%) Computer Science
3 16 (17.20%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
5 12 (12.90%) Mathematics
6 11 (11.83%) NHS
6 11 (11.83%) Physics
7 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
9 4 (4.30%) Neural Network
9 4 (4.30%) Statistics
10 2 (2.15%) Biology
10 2 (2.15%) Chemistry
10 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.15%) Social Media
11 1 (1.08%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.08%) CUDA
11 1 (1.08%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.81%) Android
2 23 (24.73%) Apple iOS
3 14 (15.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.82%) Machine Learning
2 44 (47.31%) Software Engineering
3 36 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (24.73%) OO
5 21 (22.58%) Bayesian Methods
6 19 (20.43%) Android Development
6 19 (20.43%) Signal Processing
7 18 (19.35%) iOS Development
8 14 (15.05%) Time Management
9 13 (13.98%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (13.98%) OOD
10 11 (11.83%) Analytics
11 10 (10.75%) Actionable Insight
11 10 (10.75%) Distributed Algorithms
11 10 (10.75%) Multithreading
11 10 (10.75%) UML
12 8 (8.60%) Data Analytics
12 8 (8.60%) Image Processing
13 5 (5.38%) Big Data Analytics
14 4 (4.30%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) C++
2 27 (29.03%) Java
3 25 (26.88%) R
4 23 (24.73%) MATLAB
5 22 (23.66%) C#
5 22 (23.66%) Python
6 17 (18.28%) C
7 6 (6.45%) SQL
8 5 (5.38%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) Scala
9 2 (2.15%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) Delphi
10 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Intel
2 2 (2.15%) Google
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Atmel
3 1 (1.08%) EMC
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