The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 257 232 219
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.018% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.081% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
PhD
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1621 1236 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.91% 22.05% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 973 1026
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Yorkshire

PhD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 2
PhD
England

PhD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) CAE
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) MFC
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) CAE
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE ++ Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago