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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 118 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing PhD 12 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 1.10% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 3.04% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 19
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
756 757 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.32% 36.19% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 557 618 789
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -10 11 £40,000 -15.78% 24
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 28 (84.85%) Software Engineering
2 19 (57.58%) Degree
3 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
4 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 15 (45.45%) Finance
4 15 (45.45%) C
4 15 (45.45%) Algorithms
5 14 (42.42%) Physics
6 10 (30.30%) Statistics
6 10 (30.30%) C++
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 10 (30.30%) R
7 9 (27.27%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) Linux
7 9 (27.27%) Python
8 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
8 8 (24.24%) Bayesian Methods
9 7 (21.21%) Analytics
9 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (21.21%) MATLAB
10 6 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
10 6 (18.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 6 (18.18%) Low Latency
10 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (15.15%) Open Source
11 5 (15.15%) Marketing
11 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (12.12%) Internet
12 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
12 4 (12.12%) Device Driver

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Data Scientist
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Graduate
3 4 (12.12%) Statistician
4 3 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
2 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 15 (45.45%) Algorithms
3 14 (42.42%) Physics
4 10 (30.30%) Statistics
5 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
7 5 (15.15%) Open Source
8 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
8 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
9 1 (3.03%) Life Science
9 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
9 1 (3.03%) Biology
9 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
9 1 (3.03%) Derivative
9 1 (3.03%) Verilog
9 1 (3.03%) Economics
9 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
2 8 (24.24%) Bayesian Methods
3 7 (21.21%) Analytics
4 6 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Knowledge Discovery
6 3 (9.09%) Signal Processing
7 2 (6.06%) Pattern Recognition
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Functional Programming
8 1 (3.03%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.03%) Computer Security
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C
2 10 (30.30%) C++
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) R
3 9 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Erlang
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) SAP
1 1 (3.03%) SunGard
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