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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
South East / Surrey
Rank 151 180 188
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 2.01% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 21
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
760 1143 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.72% 29.99% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 661 983 1162
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Windlesham - 4 £45,000 -
Guildford +25 2 £32,250 -7.85% 1
Dorking - 2 £52,500 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PhD.

1 12 (63.16%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) Degree
3 10 (52.63%) Chemistry
3 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
4 8 (42.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (42.11%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
5 7 (36.84%) Physics
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) Validation
8 4 (21.05%) OO
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) Informatics
9 3 (15.79%) F#
9 3 (15.79%) CSS3
9 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
9 3 (15.79%) Separation of Concerns
9 3 (15.79%) C
9 3 (15.79%) VB
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) CSS

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 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (10.53%) InfiniBand
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Graduate
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Scientific Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) CSS3
3 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) OpenMP
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Chemistry
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 7 (36.84%) Physics
3 4 (21.05%) Informatics
4 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
5 2 (10.53%) Biology
5 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (10.53%) Statistics
6 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.26%) Blockchain
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.26%) Neural Network
6 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) OO
2 4 (21.05%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Separation of Concerns
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Linear Algebra
4 2 (10.53%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (5.26%) Complexity Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Image Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.26%) Linear Regression
5 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) F#
6 3 (15.79%) Haskell
6 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
6 3 (15.79%) VB
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) LXC
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
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