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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 126 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.84% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
680 713 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.67% 30.88% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 473 510 547
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 21 April 2015. 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 -10 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Marlow - 2 - -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Economics
3 2 (40.00%) BREW
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SAS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Image Processing

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Economics
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
2 2 (40.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate