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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 189 204 178
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing PhD 17 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.33% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 1.04% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 44
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £38,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
1274 1636 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.71% 31.37% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1408 1493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

PhD Salary Histogram in Surrey

PhD
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 5 £45,000 +24.13%
Leatherhead - 2 £55,000 -
Esher - 2 £50,000 - 1
Staines - 2 - -
Dorking -4 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Redhill -7 1 £42,500 +80.85%
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 35 (76.09%) Degree
2 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
2 25 (54.35%) Java
3 21 (45.65%) C++
4 20 (43.48%) C
4 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 19 (41.30%) SQL
6 14 (30.43%) Oracle
6 14 (30.43%) C#
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
8 11 (23.91%) Algorithms
9 9 (19.57%) Eclipse
9 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 8 (17.39%) Linux
10 8 (17.39%) J2EE
11 7 (15.22%) Python
11 7 (15.22%) XML
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.22%) Finance
11 7 (15.22%) Life Science
11 7 (15.22%) Web Development
11 7 (15.22%) Signal Processing
12 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.04%) Digital Signal Processing
12 6 (13.04%) Statistics
12 6 (13.04%) JIRA
12 6 (13.04%) GWT
12 6 (13.04%) Physics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SPSS
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Wireless
2 3 (6.52%) Bluetooth
2 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) 3G
2 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.04%) JIRA
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) YourKit
4 3 (6.52%) Maven
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) J2EE
2 7 (15.22%) XML
3 6 (13.04%) GWT
4 5 (10.87%) Java EE
5 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
5 3 (6.52%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.52%) Lucene
5 3 (6.52%) Spring
5 3 (6.52%) HTML
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) Spring Integration
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.17%) JSP
7 1 (2.17%) STL
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
3 11 (23.91%) Algorithms
4 7 (15.22%) Life Science
5 6 (13.04%) Physics
5 6 (13.04%) Statistics
6 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Neural Network
8 3 (6.52%) Economics
8 3 (6.52%) Applied Mathematics
9 2 (4.35%) VHDL
10 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (2.17%) SCADA
10 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) Web Development
3 7 (15.22%) Signal Processing
4 6 (13.04%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (13.04%) OO
5 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.87%) Information Security
5 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.70%) Network Management
6 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Data Management
6 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.52%) Bayesian Methods
7 3 (6.52%) Video Processing
7 3 (6.52%) Data Governance
7 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) C++
3 20 (43.48%) C
4 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 14 (30.43%) C#
6 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.22%) Python
8 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded C
9 4 (8.70%) Embedded C++
9 4 (8.70%) Assembly Language
9 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.35%) Fortran
10 2 (4.35%) Perl
11 1 (2.17%) PHP
11 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (76.09%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) HNC
4 4 (8.70%) HND
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Intel
4 5 (10.87%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) Atmel
Esher, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago