Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 92 107
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.63% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Staffordshire median annual salary - £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.33% -
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% +11.11% -10.00%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 122 245 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 14.72% 23.58% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 94 192 236
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,750 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.77% -11.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,800 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,125 £50,000 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.88% +1.25% -

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Staffordshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for PhD in Staffordshire