The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 58 80 123
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +43
Permanent jobs citing PhD 70 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.35% 2.36% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.85% 7.78% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 6
Median salary £62,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.60% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,996 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,350 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,850 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
645 591 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.06% 30.34% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 508 443 558
Median salary £44,000 £39,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.39% -5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Cambridge +22 68 £62,500 +53.37% 31
Peterborough - 1 £32,500 -
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 92 (73.60%) Mathematics
2 91 (72.80%) C++
3 78 (62.40%) Algorithms
4 74 (59.20%) Computer Science
5 73 (58.40%) Physics
5 73 (58.40%) Java
6 64 (51.20%) Python
7 61 (48.80%) C#
7 61 (48.80%) Software Engineering
8 55 (44.00%) C
9 51 (40.80%) Degree
10 48 (38.40%) Machine Learning
11 34 (27.20%) Linux
12 31 (24.80%) Windows
13 25 (20.00%) .NET
14 22 (17.60%) Multithreading
15 21 (16.80%) Artificial Intelligence
15 21 (16.80%) Distributed Algorithms
16 18 (14.40%) Augmented Reality
17 16 (12.80%) Deep Learning
18 12 (9.60%) Aerospace
18 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
18 12 (9.60%) CAD
19 11 (8.80%) QA
20 9 (7.20%) Pharmaceutical
21 8 (6.40%) MATLAB
21 8 (6.40%) J2EE
21 8 (6.40%) Image Processing
22 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
23 6 (4.80%) OOP

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.80%) MS Office
1 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.80%) 3G
2 1 (0.80%) 4G
2 1 (0.80%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.80%) GSM
2 1 (0.80%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.80%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.80%) Big Data
2 1 (0.80%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (9.60%) Aerospace
2 9 (7.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.80%) Electronics
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Finance
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (40.80%) Software Engineer
2 38 (30.40%) Developer
2 38 (30.40%) Graduate
3 30 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 28 (22.40%) Java Engineer
5 25 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 24 (19.20%) Java Software Engineer
7 23 (18.40%) C++ Developer
8 22 (17.60%) C++ Software Developer
9 18 (14.40%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 18 (14.40%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
10 14 (11.20%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (9.60%) Computer Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Java Developer
13 7 (5.60%) Graduate Java Engineer
13 7 (5.60%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
14 6 (4.80%) Windows Engineer
15 5 (4.00%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (6.40%) J2EE
3 4 (3.20%) OpenGL
3 4 (3.20%) XML
4 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.80%) CSS
4 1 (0.80%) CSS3
4 1 (0.80%) Ember.js
4 1 (0.80%) HTML
4 1 (0.80%) HTML5
4 1 (0.80%) Node.js
4 1 (0.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 92 (73.60%) Mathematics
2 78 (62.40%) Algorithms
3 74 (59.20%) Computer Science
4 73 (58.40%) Physics
5 21 (16.80%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (14.40%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.00%) Digital Media
8 5 (4.00%) Life Science
8 5 (4.00%) User Experience
8 5 (4.00%) VHDL
9 2 (1.60%) Biology
9 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.80%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.80%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.80%) Informatics
10 1 (0.80%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.20%) Linux
2 31 (24.80%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.80%) Software Engineering
2 48 (38.40%) Machine Learning
3 22 (17.60%) Multithreading
4 21 (16.80%) Distributed Algorithms
5 16 (12.80%) Deep Learning
6 12 (9.60%) CAD
7 8 (6.40%) Image Processing
8 6 (4.80%) OO
8 6 (4.80%) OOP
9 5 (4.00%) Computer Vision
10 4 (3.20%) Low Latency
11 2 (1.60%) Bioinformatics
11 2 (1.60%) Computational Biology
11 2 (1.60%) Information Security
12 1 (0.80%) Business Development
12 1 (0.80%) Data Analysis
12 1 (0.80%) IC Design
12 1 (0.80%) Statistical Analysis
12 1 (0.80%) Systems Analysis
12 1 (0.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 91 (72.80%) C++
2 73 (58.40%) Java
3 64 (51.20%) Python
4 61 (48.80%) C#
5 55 (44.00%) C
6 8 (6.40%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.20%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.60%) Perl
8 2 (1.60%) SQL
9 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.80%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 51 (40.80%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) CISA
2 2 (1.60%) CISM
2 2 (1.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (0.80%) Cadence
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
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