The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 / West Sussex
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
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 West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
255 297 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.74% 28.02% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 218 265 224
Median salary £45,000 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

PhD
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

PhD Salary Trend in West Sussex

PhD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PhD.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) 3D Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) HLSL
2 3 (60.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Effects
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (60.00%) DirectX
2 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) ANSYS
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Fortran

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Graphics Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) DirectX
1 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (60.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) 3D Programming
1 3 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HLSL
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Fortran
3 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ANSYS