The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 185 195
Rank change year-on-year +30 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 8 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.30% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 1.07% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 18
Median salary £45,000 £35,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% -24.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £39,300 £50,000
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 Surrey.

Academic & Professional Certification
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 856 1218 1378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 31.67% 32.76% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 706 996 1201
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

PhD
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for PhD in Surrey

PhD
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Surrey

PhD
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Reigate - 4 £60,000 -
Guildford +7 1 £27,500 -
Redhill -10 1 £26,500 -41.11%
Staines - 1 £35,000 - 1
PhD
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PhD.

1 9 (52.94%) C++
1 9 (52.94%) Python
1 9 (52.94%) Statistics
2 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Chemistry
4 6 (35.29%) Informatics
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Biology
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) R
6 4 (23.53%) Health Informatics
6 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
6 4 (23.53%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Camtasia
6 4 (23.53%) Life Science
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (23.53%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) FrameMaker
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (23.53%) RoboHelp
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Linux

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Camtasia
2 4 (23.53%) FrameMaker
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (23.53%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Graduate
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Author
3 4 (23.53%) Graduate Technical Author
3 4 (23.53%) Junior
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Technical Author
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Author
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Pricing Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Scientific Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) JPA
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
1 1 (5.88%) Qt
1 1 (5.88%) Spring
1 1 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Life Science
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Statistics
2 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Chemistry
4 6 (35.29%) Informatics
5 5 (29.41%) Biology
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Health Informatics
6 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
6 4 (23.53%) Predictive Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) Physics
8 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
9 1 (5.88%) Analytics
9 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C++
1 9 (52.94%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) R
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) Go
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
Staines
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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