The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 195 216
Rank change year-on-year +33 +21  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 17 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.51% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 0.96% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 12
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 937 1455 1812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.25% 32.53% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1110 1219
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PhD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Berkshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PhD in Berkshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Berkshire

PhD
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +20 3 £70,000 +75.00% 1
PhD
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (75.00%) Degree
3 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Statistics
5 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.00%) R
6 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (15.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Actionable Insight
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) KNIME
7 2 (10.00%) Deep Learning
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (10.00%) Life Science
7 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (10.00%) Tableau
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (10.00%) Chemistry
7 2 (10.00%) Biology
7 2 (10.00%) Spotfire
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Robotics

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.00%) KNIME
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Author
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science Graduate
1 13 (65.00%) Graduate
1 13 (65.00%) Graduate Technical Author
1 13 (65.00%) IT Graduate
1 13 (65.00%) Technical Author
2 3 (15.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Life Science
3 2 (10.00%) Robotics
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) CUDA
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (20.00%) Statistics
3 3 (15.00%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (15.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Biology
4 2 (10.00%) Chemistry
4 2 (10.00%) Cybernetics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Deep Learning
4 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) Physics
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) R
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Tableau
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 19 days ago