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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 64 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.08% 0.28% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.39% 1.12% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 12
Median salary £52,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
PhD
Hampshire

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
155 178 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.80% 24.86% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 132 166 188
Median salary £45,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 7 December 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Southampton

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 25 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 24 (96.00%) Physics
3 23 (92.00%) Computer Science
4 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (88.00%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (88.00%) C#
4 22 (88.00%) .NET
4 22 (88.00%) MVC
5 21 (84.00%) TDD
5 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (84.00%) RDBMS
5 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (84.00%) F#
5 21 (84.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 21 (84.00%) RESTful
5 21 (84.00%) BDD
5 21 (84.00%) NoSQL
5 21 (84.00%) Relational Database
5 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (84.00%) AngularJS
6 20 (80.00%) Node.js
6 20 (80.00%) Degree
6 20 (80.00%) Electronics
7 19 (76.00%) SaaS
8 16 (64.00%) HTML5
8 16 (64.00%) CSS3
8 16 (64.00%) CSS
8 16 (64.00%) 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 22 (88.00%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (76.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) NoSQL
1 21 (84.00%) RDBMS
1 21 (84.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) C# Developer
1 13 (52.00%) C# Software Developer
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
1 13 (52.00%) Software Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) F# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) AngularJS
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 21 (84.00%) RESTful
3 20 (80.00%) Node.js
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 16 (64.00%) CSS3
4 16 (64.00%) HTML
4 16 (64.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) Aurelia
5 1 (4.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 24 (96.00%) Physics
3 23 (92.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Smart Energy
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (88.00%) MVC
3 21 (84.00%) BDD
3 21 (84.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 21 (84.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Vision
5 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 21 (84.00%) F#
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Degree
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