The first table below looks at the demand for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 102 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.81% 0.80% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 2.45% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 23
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
454 572 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.45% 32.56% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 393 465 418
Average salary £36,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PhD
South East

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PhD Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

PhD
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Oxford +9 13 £42,500 +21.42% 4
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 95 (87.96%) Mathematics
2 94 (87.04%) Physics
3 76 (70.37%) C++
4 67 (62.04%) Computer Science
5 48 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 26 (24.07%) Parallel Computing
7 21 (19.44%) Java
8 19 (17.59%) C#
8 19 (17.59%) Python
9 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 14 (12.96%) 3D Graphics
11 12 (11.11%) .NET
11 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 11 (10.19%) MATLAB
13 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
13 10 (9.26%) SQL
13 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET
13 10 (9.26%) Signal Processing
14 9 (8.33%) Image Processing
14 9 (8.33%) Video Processing
14 9 (8.33%) HTML
14 9 (8.33%) Degree
14 9 (8.33%) Games
15 8 (7.41%) Finance
15 8 (7.41%) XML
15 8 (7.41%) OO
15 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (6.48%) Chemistry
16 7 (6.48%) CSS

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (5.56%) Drupal
1 6 (5.56%) WordPress
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
2 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.85%) OLAP
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (8.33%) Games
2 8 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Software Engineer
2 39 (36.11%) Developer
3 26 (24.07%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) Programmer
5 14 (12.96%) Java Programmer
5 14 (12.96%) GUI Programmer
5 14 (12.96%) Software Programmer
5 14 (12.96%) GUI Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.56%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Analyst
11 3 (2.78%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (1.85%) Software Analyst
12 2 (1.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) .NET
2 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.33%) HTML
4 8 (7.41%) XML
5 7 (6.48%) CSS
6 5 (4.63%) jQuery
7 2 (1.85%) WCF
7 2 (1.85%) WPF
7 2 (1.85%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (1.85%) STL
7 2 (1.85%) Web Services
7 2 (1.85%) COM
7 2 (1.85%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.93%) OpenMP
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.93%) HTML5
8 1 (0.93%) Underscore.js
8 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 95 (87.96%) Mathematics
2 94 (87.04%) Physics
3 67 (62.04%) Computer Science
4 14 (12.96%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (6.48%) Chemistry
6 3 (2.78%) Statistics
7 2 (1.85%) Economics
8 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.93%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.85%) Windows
1 2 (1.85%) Linux
1 2 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 26 (24.07%) Parallel Computing
3 10 (9.26%) Signal Processing
4 9 (8.33%) Image Processing
4 9 (8.33%) Video Processing
5 8 (7.41%) OO
6 3 (2.78%) Data Analysis
6 3 (2.78%) OOP
7 2 (1.85%) Machine Learning
7 2 (1.85%) Web Application Development
7 2 (1.85%) MVVM
7 2 (1.85%) Project Management
7 2 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.85%) OOD
8 1 (0.93%) MVC
8 1 (0.93%) DNA
8 1 (0.93%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (0.93%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (0.93%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 76 (70.37%) C++
2 21 (19.44%) Java
3 19 (17.59%) C#
3 19 (17.59%) Python
4 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.19%) MATLAB
6 10 (9.26%) SQL
7 7 (6.48%) C
8 6 (5.56%) PHP
9 2 (1.85%) Delphi
9 2 (1.85%) VB
9 2 (1.85%) VBA
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) Cognos
3 1 (0.93%) Intel
London / Oxford
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago