The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank - 85 75
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.66% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
PhD
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
210 305 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.08% 31.35% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 173 226 139
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 15 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MFC
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree