The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 70 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 0.20% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.57% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £77,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +63.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
PhD
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
138 174 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.67% 35.01% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 107 152 127
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

PhD
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

PhD Salary Trend in Swindon

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MFC

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) MFC
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) GWT
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) OSGi
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle