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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 257 232 220
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Permanent jobs citing PhD 3 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.042% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.84% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1591 1310 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.53% 21.13% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1001 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PhD Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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 - 2 £33,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) CAE
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Applied Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) OpenCV

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MFC
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Applied Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) CAE
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on exp +
Posted: 9 days ago