Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD, DPhil, EngD, Doctorate)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 88 81
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing PhD 2 6 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Guildford 0.45% 0.71% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.82% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median annual salary £42,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.29% +40.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £35,475
90th Percentile £46,250 £75,000 £55,000
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +33.33%

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 Guildford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Guildford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 155 330 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 35.15% 39.24% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 151 238 212
Median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.05% - +5.56%

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Guildford

PhD
Salary Trend in Guildford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PhD in Guildford.

Salary trend for PhD in Guildford

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for PhD.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL