Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 153 142
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11 -19
Permanent jobs citing PhD 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.14% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.75% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,250 £47,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.14% +27.33% -26.47%
10th Percentile £40,375 £31,300 £36,250
90th Percentile £51,125 £55,113 £46,500
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.29%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 509 1061 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.39% 47.01% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 391 820 636
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +2.47%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Gloucestershire

PhD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for PhD in Gloucestershire

PhD
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury - 1 £47,500 -
PhD
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared