Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 79 118
Rank change year-on-year -19 +39 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 11 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.80% 1.88% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 7.75% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 9
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% -4.55% +69.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £61,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% -0.94% +63.08%

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 Southampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Southampton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 341 271 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 24.80% 24.26% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 262 249 483
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,775 £21,250 £24,350
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Southampton

PhD
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for PhD in Southampton

PhD
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Southampton over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PhD in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PhD.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 10 (90.91%) Machine Learning
3 9 (81.82%) Algorithms
4 6 (54.55%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
5 5 (45.45%) Physics
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (36.36%) C
6 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Computer Vision
6 4 (36.36%) Mathematical Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) Data Science
7 3 (27.27%) Acoustics
7 3 (27.27%) Analytics
7 3 (27.27%) Big Data
7 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Robotics
8 2 (18.18%) Publishing
9 1 (9.09%) Military
9 1 (9.09%) Linux
9 1 (9.09%) UML
9 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
9 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
1 4 (36.36%) Graduate
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Data Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Algorithms
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Acoustics
4 2 (18.18%) Robotics
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Machine Learning
1 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
2 6 (54.55%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Physics
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Vision
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Data Science
4 4 (36.36%) Mathematical Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared