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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 107 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 9 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.59% 0.92% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 3.32% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 19
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
PhD
South East

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
497 422 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.63% 27.78% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 371 354 474
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 6 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Abingdon +16 5 £45,000 -10.00%
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (60.00%) CUDA
4 6 (60.00%) OOD
4 6 (60.00%) OpenMP
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (20.00%) Electronics
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Physics
7 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (20.00%) Python
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (10.00%) Delphi
8 1 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (10.00%) VB
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) Fortran
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (10.00%) Pascal

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) OpenMP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) CUDA
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (10.00%) Biometrics
5 1 (10.00%) Chemistry
5 1 (10.00%) Biology
5 1 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Parallel Programming
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Delphi
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) Fortran
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (10.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Medical, Dental, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Medical, Dental, Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Medical, Dental, Pension
Posted: 25 days ago