The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 73 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing PhD 36 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.78% 2.10% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.86% 6.67% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 26
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +52.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
365 495 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.14% 31.51% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 323 392 274
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

PhD
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +25 32 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Abingdon +10 1 - - 1
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 45 (77.59%) Machine Learning
2 42 (72.41%) Algorithms
3 41 (70.69%) C++
4 39 (67.24%) Software Engineering
5 32 (55.17%) Python
5 32 (55.17%) MATLAB
6 27 (46.55%) R
6 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
7 24 (41.38%) Physics
8 23 (39.66%) C#
9 21 (36.21%) Degree
10 19 (32.76%) Ruby
11 18 (31.03%) Signal Processing
12 17 (29.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 16 (27.59%) OpenCV
13 16 (27.59%) STL
13 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (27.59%) GNU Octave
13 16 (27.59%) Computer Vision
14 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
15 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
15 13 (22.41%) Big Data
16 12 (20.69%) Java
17 11 (18.97%) Subversion
18 9 (15.52%) Image Processing
19 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (13.79%) C
20 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
20 6 (10.34%) SQL
20 6 (10.34%) SQL Server

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (3.45%) Apache Pig
1 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.72%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.72%) Modbus
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) Big Data
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.45%) GIS
4 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.97%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.45%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Research Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Computer Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.24%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Algorithm Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Development Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 16 (27.59%) OpenCV
2 16 (27.59%) STL
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.62%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.17%) WinForms
5 2 (3.45%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.45%) Django
5 2 (3.45%) RESTful
5 2 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.72%) CSS
6 1 (1.72%) CSS3
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) HTML5
6 1 (1.72%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 42 (72.41%) Algorithms
2 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) NHS
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Android
2 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) Machine Learning
2 39 (67.24%) Software Engineering
3 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
4 24 (41.38%) Physics
5 18 (31.03%) Signal Processing
6 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (27.59%) Computer Vision
7 9 (15.52%) Image Processing
8 6 (10.34%) Analytics
8 6 (10.34%) Chemistry
8 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.34%) Logistics
9 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Distributed Algorithms
9 5 (8.62%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.90%) Biology
11 3 (5.17%) Statistical Modelling
11 3 (5.17%) Statistics
11 3 (5.17%) Time Management
11 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) C++
2 32 (55.17%) MATLAB
2 32 (55.17%) Python
3 27 (46.55%) R
4 23 (39.66%) C#
5 19 (32.76%) Ruby
6 12 (20.69%) Java
7 8 (13.79%) C
8 6 (10.34%) SQL
9 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.72%) Delphi
10 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.72%) Fortran
10 1 (1.72%) Pascal
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
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