The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
PhD
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
482 434 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.26% 26.07% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 399 344 440
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Cheshire region.

PhD Salary Trend in Cheshire