The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 105 147 143
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -4
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.074% 0.046% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.12% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
473 835 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.86% 38.34% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 298 610 566
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PhD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PhD Salary Trend in Reading

PhD
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for PhD.

1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MBA