The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.72% - 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.50% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 276 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.49% 32.55% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 236 200
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

PhD
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Bedford - 5 £50,000 -
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 11 (68.75%) Physics
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
4 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (50.00%) Firmware
4 8 (50.00%) Electronics
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Yocto
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Junior
4 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Graduate
5 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics Manager
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Yocto
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS3
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (18.75%) MFC
3 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
3 3 (18.75%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
1 11 (68.75%) Physics
2 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Research
5 1 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Firmware