The first table below looks at the demand for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 86 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 0.69% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 2.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.66%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
305 184 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.99% 25.56% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 232 141 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PhD
Yorkshire

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

PhD
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (50.00%) Coveo
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) TYPO3
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) TYPO3
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Coveo
1 1 (50.00%) Google