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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 112 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing PhD 20 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 1.29% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 3.93% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 21
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
762 815 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.76% 32.97% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 643 609 674
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £50,490
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +5 18 £50,000 +42.85% 24
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 32 (65.31%) Physics
2 30 (61.22%) Mathematics
3 21 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 20 (40.82%) Software Engineering
4 20 (40.82%) C
5 19 (38.78%) Linux
5 19 (38.78%) Python
6 16 (32.65%) C++
7 15 (30.61%) Degree
8 9 (18.37%) Machine Learning
8 9 (18.37%) Java
8 9 (18.37%) Aerospace
8 9 (18.37%) Algorithms
9 8 (16.33%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) Ethernet
9 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.33%) Perl
9 8 (16.33%) Low Latency
10 7 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (14.29%) Chemistry
10 7 (14.29%) Statistics
10 7 (14.29%) Embedded C
11 5 (10.20%) Fortran
12 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.16%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (8.16%) Firmware
12 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
12 4 (8.16%) Scrum
12 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
13 3 (6.12%) JavaScript

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Ethernet
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.08%) OLAP
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
General
1 9 (18.37%) Aerospace
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
1 9 (18.37%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 5 (10.20%) Python Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Embedded C Developer
4 4 (8.16%) C Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Graduate
7 1 (2.04%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Audio Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Audio Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (65.31%) Physics
2 30 (61.22%) Mathematics
3 21 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 9 (18.37%) Algorithms
5 7 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (14.29%) Statistics
5 7 (14.29%) Chemistry
6 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.08%) Biotechnology
8 1 (2.04%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.37%) Machine Learning
3 8 (16.33%) Low Latency
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.16%) Scrum
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (6.12%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (6.12%) Signal Processing
5 3 (6.12%) Bayesian Methods
6 2 (4.08%) ETL
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) CAD
7 1 (2.04%) Operations Research
7 1 (2.04%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) OOP
7 1 (2.04%) OO
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) C
2 19 (38.78%) Python
3 16 (32.65%) C++
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) Perl
6 7 (14.29%) Embedded C
7 5 (10.20%) Fortran
8 3 (6.12%) Embedded C++
8 3 (6.12%) R
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) SQL
9 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.08%) VBA
10 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Intel
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Salary: to £competitive + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Immediate and summer start
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Salary: to £competitive + benefits
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Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: to £60k + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: to £competitive + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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