The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 123 143
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 1.33% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 8
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -13.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 461 602 836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.27% 34.07% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 365 436 578
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

PhD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PhD in Reading

PhD
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for PhD.

1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Robotics
1 2 (66.67%) Cybernetics
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybernetics
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
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