Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD, DPhil, EngD, Doctorate)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 93 100
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.29% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.26% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Dorset median annual salary - £42,500 -
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 Dorset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dorset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 246 304 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 20.83% 24.58% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 193 228 139
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £25,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Dorset

PhD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for PhD in Dorset