The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 190 - 215
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% - 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% - 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
PhD
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
897 1160 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.96% 24.51% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 767 946 936
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PhD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

PhD
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bradford - 3 £35,000 -
Leeds - 2 £52,500 -
PhD
Yorkshire

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 9 (60.00%) Python
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Visualisation
3 7 (46.67%) QlikView
3 7 (46.67%) R
3 7 (46.67%) Tableau
3 7 (46.67%) Apache Spark
4 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (40.00%) D3.js
5 5 (33.33%) Big Data
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Pig
5 5 (33.33%) Hortonworks
5 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
5 5 (33.33%) Kafka
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Flume
5 5 (33.33%) MapReduce
5 5 (33.33%) NumPy
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 5 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Velocity
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (33.33%) MapR
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 5 (33.33%) HDFS

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Spark
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (13.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) QlikView
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) Impala
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) D3.js
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 5 (33.33%) Kafka
2 5 (33.33%) NumPy
2 5 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
1 8 (53.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Statistics
4 2 (13.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
2 5 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Exploratory Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) R
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Flume
1 5 (33.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Tableau
2 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 5 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 5 (33.33%) MapR
3 1 (6.67%) DevExpress