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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 195 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
1006 1088 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.96% 22.54% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 779 940 692
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Leeds - 13 - -
PhD
Yorkshire

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (68.75%) Python
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
1 11 (68.75%) Data Analytics
1 11 (68.75%) Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) MuleSoft
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (62.50%) GitHub
2 10 (62.50%) Visualisation
2 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 10 (62.50%) Greenplum
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (62.50%) Pentaho
2 10 (62.50%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (62.50%) Node.js
2 10 (62.50%) Neo4j
2 10 (62.50%) Big Data
2 10 (62.50%) Big Data Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Talend
2 10 (62.50%) Hortonworks
2 10 (62.50%) Cloudera
2 10 (62.50%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Java

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (62.50%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Big Data
1 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 10 (62.50%) Neo4j
1 10 (62.50%) Pentaho
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
1 10 (62.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Big Data Consultant
1 10 (62.50%) Consultant
1 10 (62.50%) Data Consultant
1 10 (62.50%) Data Scientist
2 8 (50.00%) Big Data Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Information Scientist
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Middleware
1 10 (62.50%) Spring XD
1 10 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Cybercrime
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) Economics
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Analytics
1 11 (68.75%) Data Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Big Data Analytics
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) ETL
2 10 (62.50%) Information Management
2 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cloudera
1 10 (62.50%) Greenplum
1 10 (62.50%) Hortonworks
1 10 (62.50%) MuleSoft
1 10 (62.50%) Talend
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft