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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 244 263 270
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing PhD 10 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.014% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 0.061% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £36,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.25% -2.35%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1415 1629 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.80% 23.11% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1275 1376
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
West Yorkshire - 9 £36,000 -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 14 (56.00%) Java
1 14 (56.00%) Python
1 14 (56.00%) Mathematics
1 14 (56.00%) Visualisation
1 14 (56.00%) Data Visualisation
1 14 (56.00%) Hortonworks
1 14 (56.00%) Cloudera
1 14 (56.00%) Big Data
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 10 (40.00%) Analytics
4 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (36.00%) GitHub
4 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (36.00%) Talend
4 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (36.00%) MuleSoft
4 9 (36.00%) Spring XD
4 9 (36.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (36.00%) Greenplum
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) Node.js
4 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (36.00%) Neo4j
4 9 (36.00%) Open Source
4 9 (36.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (36.00%) Pentaho

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (36.00%) Node.js
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) Big Data
2 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (36.00%) Neo4j
2 9 (36.00%) Pentaho
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.00%) Impala
3 5 (20.00%) QlikView
4 1 (4.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (36.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Data Scientist
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Big Data Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Data Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Big Data Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Business Consultant
3 8 (32.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Data Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Middleware
1 9 (36.00%) Spring XD
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 5 (20.00%) D3.js
2 5 (20.00%) Kafka
2 5 (20.00%) NumPy
2 5 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Mathematics
1 14 (56.00%) Visualisation
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Android
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Data Visualisation
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Analytics
3 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) DevOps
4 9 (36.00%) ETL
4 9 (36.00%) Information Management
4 9 (36.00%) Open Source
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 9 (36.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (20.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
1 14 (56.00%) Python
2 9 (36.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) R
4 5 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MBA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Apache Flume
1 5 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cloudera
1 14 (56.00%) Hortonworks
2 9 (36.00%) Greenplum
2 9 (36.00%) MuleSoft
2 9 (36.00%) Talend
3 5 (20.00%) MapR
3 5 (20.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft