The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 118 118 133
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing PhD 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.054% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 0.19% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
PhD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
588 531 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.55% 28.89% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 423 465 603
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

PhD Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PhD
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 6 £32,500 -
Aylesbury - 2 £30,000 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (73.33%) Physics
3 10 (66.67%) Games
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Web Development
5 8 (53.33%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (40.00%) UML
6 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (40.00%) OOD
6 6 (40.00%) Aerospace
6 6 (40.00%) Automotive
6 6 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 4 (26.67%) WPF
8 4 (26.67%) Silverlight
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) Ajax
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) OO
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (66.67%) Games
2 6 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (40.00%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Software Developer
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) C# Developer
1 14 (93.33%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Research Scientist
3 4 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
3 4 (26.67%) Silverlight
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 11 (73.33%) Physics
3 6 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) OOD
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree