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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 108 76 118
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Permanent jobs citing PhD 27 74 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 2.94% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 8.33% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
747 888 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.27% 35.32% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 814
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 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
Cambridge -28 24 £40,000 - 25
Ely - 1 £45,000 -
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 22 (56.41%) Physics
2 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 20 (51.28%) Degree
3 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 15 (38.46%) Mathematics
5 12 (30.77%) Algorithms
6 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
6 8 (20.51%) C
6 8 (20.51%) Aerospace
7 7 (17.95%) C++
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
8 5 (12.82%) Java
8 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
9 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.26%) Firmware
9 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
9 4 (10.26%) Device Driver
9 4 (10.26%) Statistics
9 4 (10.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
10 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (7.69%) Electronics
10 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 3 (7.69%) VBA

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.13%) OLAP
3 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Aerospace
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.69%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Developer
2 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Graduate
2 3 (7.69%) Data Scientist
3 2 (5.13%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
3 2 (5.13%) C Developer
3 2 (5.13%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (2.56%) Data Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Analyst
4 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) Spring
1 1 (2.56%) Ajax
1 1 (2.56%) jQuery
1 1 (2.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Physics
2 15 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 12 (30.77%) Algorithms
4 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.26%) Statistics
5 4 (10.26%) Device Driver
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) Biotechnology
6 3 (7.69%) Chemistry
7 2 (5.13%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (5.13%) Verilog
8 1 (2.56%) Economics
8 1 (2.56%) Derivative
8 1 (2.56%) VHDL
8 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (2.56%) DTV
8 1 (2.56%) Biology
8 1 (2.56%) Life Science
8 1 (2.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
3 3 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) Machine Learning
3 3 (7.69%) Analytics
3 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.13%) Pattern Recognition
4 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 1 (2.56%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (2.56%) Functional Programming
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.56%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.56%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (2.56%) Operations Research
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.56%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) C
2 7 (17.95%) C++
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) VBA
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) R
5 2 (5.13%) Assembly Language
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Rust
6 1 (2.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle
1 1 (2.56%) SAP
1 1 (2.56%) SunGard
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