The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 49 59 108
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +49
Permanent jobs citing PhD 52 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.83% 3.38% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.32% 9.68% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 6
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
PhD
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
504 506 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.80% 34.87% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 420 393 459
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PhD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PhD Salary Trend in Cambridge

PhD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PhD.

1 73 (70.19%) C++
2 70 (67.31%) Mathematics
3 68 (65.38%) Java
4 62 (59.62%) Algorithms
5 61 (58.65%) Computer Science
6 58 (55.77%) Physics
7 56 (53.85%) Python
8 55 (52.88%) C
9 48 (46.15%) C#
10 46 (44.23%) Software Engineering
11 37 (35.58%) Degree
12 34 (32.69%) Machine Learning
13 33 (31.73%) Linux
14 27 (25.96%) Windows
15 26 (25.00%) .NET
16 18 (17.31%) Artificial Intelligence
17 16 (15.38%) Multithreading
17 16 (15.38%) Distributed Algorithms
18 13 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
19 11 (10.58%) Deep Learning
20 10 (9.62%) User Experience
20 10 (9.62%) Computer Vision
20 10 (9.62%) Digital Media
20 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
21 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
22 7 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
22 7 (6.73%) QA
23 6 (5.77%) OOP
23 6 (5.77%) OO
23 6 (5.77%) Relational Database

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (1.92%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.88%) Big Data
3 2 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (39.42%) Developer
1 41 (39.42%) Software Engineer
2 33 (31.73%) Graduate
2 33 (31.73%) Software Developer
3 26 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 23 (22.12%) C++ Developer
5 22 (21.15%) C++ Software Developer
6 21 (20.19%) Java Engineer
7 18 (17.31%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 18 (17.31%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
8 17 (16.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (11.54%) Computer Engineer
10 10 (9.62%) Computer Vision Engineer
11 9 (8.65%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
13 7 (6.73%) C++ Software Engineer
14 6 (5.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 5 (4.81%) C++/Java Developer
16 4 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (3.85%) J2EE
2 4 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (1.92%) RESTful
3 2 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.96%) CSS
4 1 (0.96%) CSS3
4 1 (0.96%) Ember.js
4 1 (0.96%) HTML
4 1 (0.96%) HTML5
4 1 (0.96%) Middleware
4 1 (0.96%) Node.js
4 1 (0.96%) React
Miscellaneous
1 70 (67.31%) Mathematics
2 62 (59.62%) Algorithms
3 61 (58.65%) Computer Science
4 58 (55.77%) Physics
5 18 (17.31%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
7 10 (9.62%) Digital Media
7 10 (9.62%) User Experience
8 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.85%) Biology
10 3 (2.88%) Informatics
10 3 (2.88%) Ontologies
11 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.96%) Chemistry
12 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.96%) Life Science
12 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.96%) Statistics
12 1 (0.96%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.73%) Linux
2 27 (25.96%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.23%) Software Engineering
2 34 (32.69%) Machine Learning
3 16 (15.38%) Distributed Algorithms
3 16 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 11 (10.58%) Deep Learning
5 10 (9.62%) Computer Vision
6 6 (5.77%) OO
6 6 (5.77%) OOP
7 5 (4.81%) Prototyping
8 4 (3.85%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (3.85%) CAD
9 3 (2.88%) Image Processing
9 3 (2.88%) Low Latency
10 2 (1.92%) Analytics
10 2 (1.92%) Computational Biology
11 1 (0.96%) Business Continuity Planning
11 1 (0.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (0.96%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (0.96%) Regulatory Compliance
11 1 (0.96%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.19%) C++
2 68 (65.38%) Java
3 56 (53.85%) Python
4 55 (52.88%) C
5 48 (46.15%) C#
6 3 (2.88%) SQL
7 2 (1.92%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.92%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 37 (35.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) CISA
2 1 (0.96%) CISM
2 1 (0.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (3.85%) Apple
2 2 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (0.96%) Cadence
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.96%) Wall Street Systems
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