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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 113 82 110
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +28
Permanent jobs citing PhD 17 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 2.37% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 6.29% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 28
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 £29,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.11%
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
813 827 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.68% 37.71% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 643 680 722
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -31 14 £40,000 - 24
Ely - 1 £45,000 -
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
3 15 (48.39%) Finance
4 13 (41.94%) Physics
5 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
6 10 (32.26%) C
6 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Algorithms
8 7 (22.58%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
9 6 (19.35%) Low Latency
9 6 (19.35%) C++
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 5 (16.13%) Device Driver
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
11 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
11 4 (12.90%) Firmware
11 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
11 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
11 4 (12.90%) Statistics
12 3 (9.68%) Chemistry
12 3 (9.68%) Biotechnology
12 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning
12 3 (9.68%) R
12 3 (9.68%) Analytics
12 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
12 3 (9.68%) Electronics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.45%) OLAP
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
3 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.68%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Graduate
3 3 (9.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Data Scientist
4 2 (6.45%) C Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Quantitative Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Physics
2 11 (35.48%) Mathematics
3 9 (29.03%) Algorithms
4 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
5 5 (16.13%) Device Driver
6 4 (12.90%) Statistics
7 3 (9.68%) Biotechnology
7 3 (9.68%) Chemistry
7 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.45%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (6.45%) Verilog
9 1 (3.23%) Economics
9 1 (3.23%) Derivative
9 1 (3.23%) VHDL
9 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (3.23%) DTV
9 1 (3.23%) Biology
9 1 (3.23%) Life Science
9 1 (3.23%) Telematics
9 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Low Latency
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning
3 3 (9.68%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) ETL
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) Pattern Recognition
5 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (3.23%) Functional Programming
5 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Discovery
5 1 (3.23%) CAD
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C
2 6 (19.35%) C++
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.68%) R
5 3 (9.68%) VBA
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Erlang
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) SAP
1 1 (3.23%) SunGard
1 1 (3.23%) SolidWorks
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + equity + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + equity + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DoE + Benefits / Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: health+dental+pens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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