Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD, DPhil, EngD, Doctorate)
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 51 58
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 -23
Permanent jobs citing PhD 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 4.19% 1.94% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 7.50% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 4
Abingdon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -33.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £49,750 £52,625
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +25.00%

PhD is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 80 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 46.07% 25.89% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 57
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +21.88% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,475 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £80,875 £59,250 £48,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing PhD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Abingdon

PhD
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for PhD in Abingdon

PhD
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Abingdon over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for PhD in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing PhD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for PhD.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (75.00%) Data Science
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
4 3 (37.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Innovative Thinking
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) R
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Scientific Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) React
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Data Science
3 3 (37.50%) Innovative Thinking
3 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) MATLAB
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) R
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft