The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD, DPhil, EngD, Doctorate)
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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK
Number of salaries quoted
Median annual salary
Median salary % change year-on-year
UK excluding London median annual salary
% change year-on-year
PhD Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
PhD Salary Trend
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PhD.
PhD Salary Histogram
Salary distribution for jobs citing PhD over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.
PhD Top 17 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the UK over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.
The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 with a requirement for PhD.
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: