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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 90 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.12% 1.33% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 3.37% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 15
Median salary £60,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
231 356 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.70% 39.34% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 218 245 320
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £23,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
4 1 (25.00%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Linked Data
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (25.00%) REST

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Research Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Linked Data
3 1 (25.00%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Sensing
3 1 (25.00%) Semantic Web
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI