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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 79 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing PhD 27 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.16% 2.22% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.07% 7.01% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 40
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,850 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -

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
382 542 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.51% 31.73% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 321 406 301
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +33 26 £52,500 +3.96% 1
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 46 (76.67%) Software Engineering
2 45 (75.00%) Machine Learning
3 42 (70.00%) C++
4 38 (63.33%) MATLAB
5 36 (60.00%) Algorithms
6 29 (48.33%) R
7 24 (40.00%) Python
8 23 (38.33%) Signal Processing
8 23 (38.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (36.67%) STL
10 21 (35.00%) OpenCV
10 21 (35.00%) GNU Octave
10 21 (35.00%) Computer Vision
11 20 (33.33%) Mathematics
11 20 (33.33%) Physics
11 20 (33.33%) C#
12 18 (30.00%) Degree
13 14 (23.33%) Ruby
14 13 (21.67%) Analytics
15 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (18.33%) Data Analytics
16 11 (18.33%) Java
17 10 (16.67%) Subversion
18 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
19 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
19 8 (13.33%) Chemistry
20 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
20 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
20 7 (11.67%) C

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 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.00%) GitHub
2 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) Big Data
3 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Spotfire
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Research Engineer
3 21 (35.00%) Computer Engineer
3 21 (35.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) C# Developer
5 10 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (15.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Data Scientist
8 4 (6.67%) Author
8 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Python Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Author
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) MATLAB Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 22 (36.67%) STL
3 21 (35.00%) OpenCV
4 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.67%) .NET
5 4 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 4 (6.67%) Django
5 4 (6.67%) RESTful
5 4 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (5.00%) WinForms
7 2 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.67%) CSS
8 1 (1.67%) CSS3
8 1 (1.67%) HTML5
8 1 (1.67%) OpenCL
8 1 (1.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 36 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 20 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 20 (33.33%) Physics
3 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (13.33%) Chemistry
5 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
6 5 (8.33%) NHS
7 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.67%) Biology
7 4 (6.67%) Informatics
8 2 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
8 2 (3.33%) Neural Network
8 2 (3.33%) Statistics
9 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Android
1 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (76.67%) Software Engineering
2 45 (75.00%) Machine Learning
3 23 (38.33%) Signal Processing
4 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.00%) Computer Vision
6 13 (21.67%) Analytics
7 11 (18.33%) Data Analytics
8 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Time Management
9 4 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (6.67%) OO
9 4 (6.67%) SDLC
10 3 (5.00%) Bayesian Methods
10 3 (5.00%) Image Processing
10 3 (5.00%) MVC
10 3 (5.00%) OOP
10 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.33%) Bioinformatics
11 2 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) C++
2 38 (63.33%) MATLAB
3 29 (48.33%) R
4 24 (40.00%) Python
5 20 (33.33%) C#
6 14 (23.33%) Ruby
7 11 (18.33%) Java
8 7 (11.67%) C
9 5 (8.33%) SQL
10 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.33%) VB
12 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) Intel
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