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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 112 108 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -34
Permanent jobs citing PhD 25 26 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 1.22% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 3.53% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 43
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,815
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
710 737 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.00% 34.68% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 569 614 700
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Cambridge +15 22 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Peterborough - 3 £22,500 -
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 41 (62.12%) Computer Science
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 30 (45.45%) Degree
4 24 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 23 (34.85%) Docker
6 22 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (33.33%) OOP
7 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (31.82%) JSON
7 21 (31.82%) REST
7 21 (31.82%) Data Structures
7 21 (31.82%) Algorithms
8 19 (28.79%) Big Data
9 17 (25.76%) Linux
10 15 (22.73%) Mathematics
11 14 (21.21%) C++
11 14 (21.21%) Python
12 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
13 11 (16.67%) C
14 10 (15.15%) Finance
14 10 (15.15%) Validation
14 10 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
15 9 (13.64%) Biology
16 8 (12.12%) Unix
16 8 (12.12%) Physics
16 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
16 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (10.61%) C#
18 6 (9.09%) Perl

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (1.52%) CloudStack
1 1 (1.52%) Node.js
1 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 19 (28.79%) Big Data
3 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Games
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 22 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Junior
7 6 (9.09%) Junior Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Graduate
8 5 (7.58%) Programmer
9 4 (6.06%) Computer Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.55%) Graduate Java Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
10 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Linux Support
10 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.55%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) JSON
1 21 (31.82%) REST
2 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) CSS
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.55%) Spring
3 3 (4.55%) Spring MVC
4 2 (3.03%) LAMP
5 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.52%) CSS3
5 1 (1.52%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.52%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) Middleware
5 1 (1.52%) NumPy
5 1 (1.52%) OpenCV
5 1 (1.52%) SciPy
5 1 (1.52%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 41 (62.12%) Computer Science
2 21 (31.82%) Algorithms
2 21 (31.82%) Data Structures
3 15 (22.73%) Mathematics
4 9 (13.64%) Biology
5 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (12.12%) Physics
6 4 (6.06%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (6.06%) Digital Media
6 4 (6.06%) Life Science
6 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.06%) User Experience
7 3 (4.55%) Device Driver
8 2 (3.03%) Credit Risk
8 2 (3.03%) Fintech
8 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.03%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.52%) Verilog
9 1 (1.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) OOP
2 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
3 10 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
3 10 (15.15%) Validation
4 4 (6.06%) Low Latency
4 4 (6.06%) Machine Learning
5 3 (4.55%) Data Management
5 3 (4.55%) Earned Value Management
5 3 (4.55%) Information Governance
5 3 (4.55%) Information Management
5 3 (4.55%) MVC
5 3 (4.55%) Project Management
5 3 (4.55%) Secure Coding
5 3 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (3.03%) Analytics
6 2 (3.03%) Linear Algebra
6 2 (3.03%) Open Source
6 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.03%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (1.52%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (21.21%) C++
2 14 (21.21%) Python
3 11 (16.67%) C
4 7 (10.61%) C#
5 6 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
6 4 (6.06%) R
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) CCNA
2 3 (4.55%) CCNP
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) GCP
2 1 (1.52%) GLP
2 1 (1.52%) GMP
2 1 (1.52%) GxP
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) SunGard
3 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.52%) Wall Street Systems
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