The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 98 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 0.93% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £45,375 £61,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.91% +145.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
PhD
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
374 324 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.45% 30.14% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 323 276 432
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Wiltshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

PhD Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

PhD
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
Swindon +8 6 £45,375 -25.91%
PhD
South West

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) SQL Server
1 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
1 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
2 10 (55.56%) DB2
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
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 Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Senior 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%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) GWT
2 15 (83.33%) jQuery
2 15 (83.33%) HTML5
2 15 (83.33%) CSS3
2 15 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
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%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
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%) UML
3 7 (38.89%) Database Tuning
3 7 (38.89%) OOD
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