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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 74 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.40% 0.46% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.88% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
PhD
East of England

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
189 280 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.34% 25.62% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 157 226 300
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 13 £40,000 - 2
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (69.23%) Physics
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Aerospace
2 9 (69.23%) Games
3 5 (38.46%) STL
3 5 (38.46%) MFC
3 5 (38.46%) OpenGL
3 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
3 5 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Avionics
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) Robotics
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) C#

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:

General
1 9 (69.23%) Aerospace
1 9 (69.23%) Games
2 4 (30.77%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) C++ Software Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# WCF Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Junior
2 4 (30.77%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Junior Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
2 4 (30.77%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (38.46%) MFC
1 5 (38.46%) OpenGL
1 5 (38.46%) STL
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Silverlight
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (69.23%) Physics
3 4 (30.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago