The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 186 195 203
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 17 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 0.97% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 24
Median salary £25,000 £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £46,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
PhD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1340 1241 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.61% 28.30% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 1062 1480
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PhD
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

PhD Salary Trend in Surrey

PhD
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Surrey

PhD
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +1 11 - -
Woking +4 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PhD.

1 39 (84.78%) C++
2 30 (65.22%) Degree
3 23 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (41.30%) C
5 14 (30.43%) Linux
6 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
6 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
7 11 (23.91%) Wireless
7 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
7 11 (23.91%) Business Development
7 11 (23.91%) Digital Signal Processing
7 11 (23.91%) Signal Processing
7 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
7 11 (23.91%) Coaching
8 8 (17.39%) Java
8 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
8 8 (17.39%) Tandem
8 8 (17.39%) CUDA
8 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
9 7 (15.22%) Bioinformatics
9 7 (15.22%) Life Science
9 7 (15.22%) Chemistry
9 7 (15.22%) Biology
9 7 (15.22%) Data Management
9 7 (15.22%) MS Office
9 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.04%) 3D Graphics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Wireless
General
1 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) C++ Developer
3 15 (32.61%) Software Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Software Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Graduate
6 8 (17.39%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Analyst
7 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
8 6 (13.04%) 3D Software Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Principal Software Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Python Developer
10 3 (6.52%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) HTML
1 6 (13.04%) OpenGL
1 6 (13.04%) Qt
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) CUDA
2 8 (17.39%) Tandem
3 7 (15.22%) Biology
3 7 (15.22%) Chemistry
3 7 (15.22%) Life Science
4 6 (13.04%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (13.04%) Physics
5 5 (10.87%) Cybercrime
6 4 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (8.70%) Verilog
6 4 (8.70%) VHDL
7 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) CentOS
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.91%) Business Development
2 11 (23.91%) Coaching
2 11 (23.91%) Digital Signal Processing
2 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
2 11 (23.91%) Signal Processing
3 7 (15.22%) Bioinformatics
3 7 (15.22%) Data Management
4 6 (13.04%) 3D Modelling
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 6 (13.04%) OO
4 6 (13.04%) TDD
4 6 (13.04%) Video Processing
5 5 (10.87%) Network Management
6 4 (8.70%) Information Security
7 1 (2.17%) SysML
7 1 (2.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C++
2 19 (41.30%) C
3 8 (17.39%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.87%) C#
6 4 (8.70%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.70%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.17%) Ada
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Degree
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) HNC
4 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (2.17%) MISRA
1 1 (2.17%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) iptables
1 5 (10.87%) Xen
1 5 (10.87%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat