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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 94 131 107
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -24
Permanent jobs citing PhD 40 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 0.48% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.92% 1.37% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 14
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £53,750 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
676 805 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.39% 34.91% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 503 612 625
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +27 38 £42,500 +3.03% 26
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (53.68%) Computer Science
2 45 (47.37%) Degree
3 43 (45.26%) Java
4 37 (38.95%) Algorithms
5 29 (30.53%) NoSQL
5 29 (30.53%) Mathematics
6 28 (29.47%) JSON
6 28 (29.47%) Software Engineering
6 28 (29.47%) REST
6 28 (29.47%) Docker
7 27 (28.42%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (28.42%) OOP
8 26 (27.37%) C++
8 26 (27.37%) Physics
8 26 (27.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (27.37%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (27.37%) Data Structures
9 25 (26.32%) C
10 21 (22.11%) Python
11 20 (21.05%) Finance
12 19 (20.00%) Linux
12 19 (20.00%) Big Data
13 16 (16.84%) Bioinformatics
14 14 (14.74%) Validation
15 11 (11.58%) C#
16 10 (10.53%) Unix
16 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (9.47%) Life Science
18 8 (8.42%) Biology
18 8 (8.42%) Relational Database

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (2.11%) SAS
2 1 (1.05%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.42%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (27.37%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (27.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Ethernet
1 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.16%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) NoSQL
2 19 (20.00%) Big Data
3 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Electronics
3 4 (4.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.16%) Games
4 3 (3.16%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Military
6 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Developer
2 27 (28.42%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.89%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Graduate
6 9 (9.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Junior
8 7 (7.37%) Junior Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Junior Java Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Physicist
9 6 (6.32%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Java Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Linux Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Project Manager
10 5 (5.26%) C Developer
10 5 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Programmer
11 4 (4.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Mathematical Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.47%) JSON
1 28 (29.47%) REST
2 5 (5.26%) HTML
3 4 (4.21%) CSS
3 4 (4.21%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.21%) Spring
3 4 (4.21%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.11%) .NET
4 2 (2.11%) OpenCV
4 2 (2.11%) SOAP
4 2 (2.11%) Web Services
4 2 (2.11%) XML
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.05%) HTML5
5 1 (1.05%) NumPy
5 1 (1.05%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.05%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.05%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.05%) SciPy
5 1 (1.05%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 51 (53.68%) Computer Science
2 37 (38.95%) Algorithms
3 29 (30.53%) Mathematics
4 26 (27.37%) Data Structures
4 26 (27.37%) Physics
5 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (9.47%) Life Science
7 8 (8.42%) Biology
8 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
9 4 (4.21%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (4.21%) Device Driver
9 4 (4.21%) Hedge funds
9 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.16%) Statistics
11 2 (2.11%) Chemistry
11 2 (2.11%) Credit Risk
11 2 (2.11%) Market Risk
12 1 (1.05%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (2.11%) Android
3 2 (2.11%) Solaris
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) Software Engineering
2 27 (28.42%) OOP
3 16 (16.84%) Bioinformatics
4 14 (14.74%) Validation
5 6 (6.32%) CAD
5 6 (6.32%) Machine Learning
5 6 (6.32%) OO
5 6 (6.32%) Project Management
6 5 (5.26%) Electronic Design Automation
6 5 (5.26%) TDD
7 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.21%) Data Management
7 4 (4.21%) Low Latency
7 4 (4.21%) MVC
8 3 (3.16%) CAPA
8 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.16%) Earned Value Management
8 3 (3.16%) QMS
8 3 (3.16%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (3.16%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.26%) Java
2 26 (27.37%) C++
3 25 (26.32%) C
4 21 (22.11%) Python
5 11 (11.58%) C#
6 7 (7.37%) MATLAB
6 7 (7.37%) Perl
7 6 (6.32%) R
8 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.05%) Fortran
9 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (47.37%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) CCNA
2 3 (3.16%) CCNP
2 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) GCP
1 3 (3.16%) GLP
1 3 (3.16%) GMP
1 3 (3.16%) GxP
1 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 28 (29.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (3.16%) Google
1 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle
2 2 (2.11%) SunGard
3 1 (1.05%) TIBCO
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