The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 182 180
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.43% 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 0.70% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 16
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +37.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,450 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 952 1146 1313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 31.70% 33.42% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 751 959 1071
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for PhD in Hampshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Hampshire

PhD
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Southampton +24 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -
PhD
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 26 (89.66%) Mathematics
2 18 (62.07%) Physics
3 16 (55.17%) Python
4 14 (48.28%) C++
5 13 (44.83%) Computer Science
5 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
6 12 (41.38%) Degree
6 12 (41.38%) Java
7 11 (37.93%) Data Analysis
8 10 (34.48%) Machine Learning
8 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
8 10 (34.48%) Mathematical Modelling
9 9 (31.03%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
9 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) RESTful
10 8 (27.59%) TDD
10 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 8 (27.59%) MATLAB
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
11 7 (24.14%) .NET
11 7 (24.14%) C#
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (20.69%) SaaS
12 6 (20.69%) R
12 6 (20.69%) Node.js
12 6 (20.69%) AngularJS

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Abaqus
1 1 (3.45%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
1 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) jMock
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Automotive
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
1 6 (20.69%) Military
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Data Scientist
2 6 (20.69%) C++ Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Vision Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Data Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Graduate
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Data Scientist
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) RESTful
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (20.69%) Node.js
4 3 (10.34%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
5 2 (6.90%) GWT
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.90%) Smart Energy
4 1 (3.45%) Grid Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Mathematics
2 18 (62.07%) Physics
3 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (37.93%) Data Analysis
5 10 (34.48%) Machine Learning
5 10 (34.48%) Mathematical Modelling
6 9 (31.03%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (27.59%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) BDD
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Vision
9 6 (20.69%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (20.69%) Image Processing
10 3 (10.34%) Network Design
10 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.34%) Validation
11 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.90%) OO
12 1 (3.45%) Finite Element Analysis
12 1 (3.45%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) C++
3 12 (41.38%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) MATLAB
5 7 (24.14%) C#
6 6 (20.69%) C
6 6 (20.69%) F#
6 6 (20.69%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) ANSYS