Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD, DPhil)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 116 108
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 +40
Permanent jobs citing PhD 3 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.20% 0.89% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 3.71% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 61
Milton Keynes median annual salary £85,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +142.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £61,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £112,750 £49,750 £55,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £85,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +126.67% -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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 340 404 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.18% 24.06% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 253 297 394
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £43,463 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.54% +8.66% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £66,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +5.59%

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Milton Keynes

PhD
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for PhD in Milton Keynes

PhD
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PhD in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PhD.

1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Data Science
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Research
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) SPSS

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Science
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Research
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Decision Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Econometric Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Experimental Design
3 1 (33.33%) FMEA
3 1 (33.33%) Linear Regression
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) R
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata