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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 95 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing PhD 34 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.09% 2.16% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.76% 8.71% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 22
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
503 356 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.95% 24.79% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 386 293 316
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -13 17 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Abingdon -16 2 £45,000 +28.57%
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (75.00%) C++
1 45 (75.00%) Degree
2 34 (56.67%) Machine Learning
3 31 (51.67%) Python
4 28 (46.67%) Java
4 28 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 24 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
6 23 (38.33%) C#
7 21 (35.00%) Data Mining
7 21 (35.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 20 (33.33%) Physics
8 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (31.67%) Mathematics
9 19 (31.67%) Algorithms
10 18 (30.00%) OO
11 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
12 15 (25.00%) Finance
13 13 (21.67%) Scala
14 12 (20.00%) C
14 12 (20.00%) COBOL
14 12 (20.00%) Linux
15 11 (18.33%) OOD
15 11 (18.33%) Parallel Programming
16 10 (16.67%) Open Source
16 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (16.67%) Time Management
16 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
16 10 (16.67%) CUDA

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (35.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (11.67%) Big Data
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Developer
2 17 (28.33%) C++ Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Machine Learning Developer
4 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Angular Developer
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (6.67%) HTML Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Algorithm Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.33%) NoSQL Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Python Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 10 (16.67%) Esper
3 10 (16.67%) OpenMP
3 10 (16.67%) Pandas
3 10 (16.67%) Pyramid
3 10 (16.67%) SciPy
4 9 (15.00%) NumPy
5 6 (10.00%) Akka
6 5 (8.33%) .NET
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (6.67%) CSS
7 4 (6.67%) CSS3
7 4 (6.67%) HTML
7 4 (6.67%) HTML5
7 4 (6.67%) jQuery
7 4 (6.67%) Swing
8 2 (3.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (33.33%) Physics
3 19 (31.67%) Algorithms
3 19 (31.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (16.67%) CUDA
4 10 (16.67%) Hedge funds
4 10 (16.67%) NHS
5 9 (15.00%) Statistics
6 5 (8.33%) Clustering
6 5 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 4 (6.67%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.67%) Fintech
8 1 (1.67%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 8 (13.33%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Machine Learning
2 23 (38.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.00%) OO
5 11 (18.33%) OOD
5 11 (18.33%) Parallel Programming
6 10 (16.67%) Open Source
6 10 (16.67%) Time Management
7 9 (15.00%) Financial Modelling
7 9 (15.00%) Fund Management
8 8 (13.33%) Analytics
8 8 (13.33%) iOS Development
9 7 (11.67%) Bayesian Methods
9 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Android Development
10 6 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
12 4 (6.67%) MVC
12 4 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) C++
2 31 (51.67%) Python
3 28 (46.67%) Java
4 23 (38.33%) C#
5 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (21.67%) Scala
7 12 (20.00%) C
7 12 (20.00%) COBOL
8 8 (13.33%) Ruby
9 7 (11.67%) MATLAB
10 5 (8.33%) SQL
11 4 (6.67%) R
12 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 45 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Progress
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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