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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 130 107 126
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing PhD 13 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 1.21% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 3.60% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 20
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +12.67%
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
800 722 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.77% 33.68% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 568 556 872
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,250 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -14 13 £40,000 +6.66% 21
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 22 (57.89%) C
3 21 (55.26%) Degree
3 21 (55.26%) Computer Science
4 20 (52.63%) Algorithms
5 14 (36.84%) Mathematics
5 14 (36.84%) C++
5 14 (36.84%) Machine Learning
6 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
6 12 (31.58%) R
6 12 (31.58%) Statistics
6 12 (31.58%) Physics
7 11 (28.95%) Finance
7 11 (28.95%) Python
8 10 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
8 10 (26.32%) Java
9 9 (23.68%) Linux
9 9 (23.68%) Signal Processing
10 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (15.79%) Applied Mathematics
11 6 (15.79%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 6 (15.79%) Internet
11 6 (15.79%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (15.79%) Knowledge Discovery
11 6 (15.79%) Analytics
11 6 (15.79%) Low Latency
11 6 (15.79%) Mathematica
12 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Mathematica
2 3 (7.89%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
1 6 (15.79%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Real Time Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Data Scientist
4 4 (10.53%) Graduate
4 4 (10.53%) Statistician
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (5.26%) jQuery
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) COM
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Ajax
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Computer Science
2 20 (52.63%) Algorithms
3 14 (36.84%) Mathematics
4 12 (31.58%) Statistics
4 12 (31.58%) Physics
5 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.79%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Open Source
8 3 (7.89%) Device Driver
9 1 (2.63%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Machine Learning
3 10 (26.32%) Bayesian Methods
4 9 (23.68%) Signal Processing
5 6 (15.79%) Knowledge Discovery
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
5 6 (15.79%) Low Latency
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) UML
9 2 (5.26%) Pattern Recognition
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.63%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (2.63%) Reverse Engineering
10 1 (2.63%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.63%) CAD
10 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C
2 14 (36.84%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) MATLAB
3 12 (31.58%) R
4 11 (28.95%) Python
5 10 (26.32%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
1 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) ESRI
1 1 (2.63%) SolidWorks
1 1 (2.63%) VMware
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