Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 141 163
Rank change year-on-year 0 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.050% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.87% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
West Sussex median annual salary £65,000 £27,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.36% -47.62% -
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 478 578 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.08% 26.49% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 414 518 545
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in West Sussex

PhD
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for PhD in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PhD.

1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Measurement

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Measurement
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared