The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 52 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.44% - 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.04% - 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £45,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 136 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.02% 26.10% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 147 115 141
Average salary £45,250 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PhD
Wiltshire

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PhD Salary Histogram in Swindon

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
2 17 (94.44%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) XML
2 17 (94.44%) XSD
2 17 (94.44%) HND
2 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
2 17 (94.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 17 (94.44%) Finance
3 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 15 (83.33%) HTML
3 15 (83.33%) HTML5
3 15 (83.33%) CSS3
3 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (83.33%) GWT
3 15 (83.33%) jQuery
4 12 (66.67%) Eclipse
5 11 (61.11%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (55.56%) Process Management
6 10 (55.56%) Scrum
6 10 (55.56%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) DB2
7 9 (50.00%) OSGi
8 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 8 (44.44%) UNIX
9 7 (38.89%) Windows

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
1 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (94.44%) Pharmaceutical
1 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
1 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) XML
1 17 (94.44%) XSD
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) HTML5
2 15 (83.33%) CSS3
2 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 15 (83.33%) GWT
2 15 (83.33%) jQuery
3 9 (50.00%) OSGi
4 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
4 7 (38.89%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
2 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) Process Management
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) OOD
3 7 (38.89%) UML
3 7 (38.89%) Database Tuning
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) HND
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: Great Benefits
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Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
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