The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 68 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.94% 0.41% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 1.42% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
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 Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 211 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.65% 29.14% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 140 193 184
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PhD
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

PhD Salary Trend in Southampton

PhD
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Southampton

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for PhD.

1 23 (95.83%) Mathematics
2 22 (91.67%) Physics
3 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
4 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
5 16 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 16 (66.67%) RESTful
5 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (66.67%) F#
5 16 (66.67%) BDD
5 16 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 16 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (66.67%) C#
5 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (66.67%) .NET
5 16 (66.67%) RDBMS
5 16 (66.67%) MVC
5 16 (66.67%) TDD
5 16 (66.67%) AngularJS
6 15 (62.50%) Degree
6 15 (62.50%) Electronics
6 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 15 (62.50%) Node.js
6 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (58.33%) SaaS
8 11 (45.83%) HTML5
8 11 (45.83%) CSS3
8 11 (45.83%) CSS
8 11 (45.83%) HTML

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (58.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 16 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 16 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 15 (62.50%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) C# Developer
1 11 (45.83%) C# Software Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (37.50%) F# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
1 16 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 16 (66.67%) RESTful
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (62.50%) Node.js
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) CSS3
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) Aurelia
4 1 (4.17%) React
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Mathematics
2 22 (91.67%) Physics
3 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.33%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) BDD
2 16 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 16 (66.67%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Vision
5 2 (8.33%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
1 16 (66.67%) F#
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
5 4 (16.67%) R
6 2 (8.33%) C
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
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