The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 158 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing PhD 12 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.19% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 0.78% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 26
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
PhD
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
823 896 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.94% 24.46% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 632 657 864
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PhD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

PhD Salary Trend in the East Midlands

PhD
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

PhD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 9 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire +4 2 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing PhD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for PhD.

1 16 (69.57%) MATLAB
2 15 (65.22%) Video Processing
2 15 (65.22%) Signal Processing
2 15 (65.22%) Algorithms
3 14 (60.87%) ASIC
4 9 (39.13%) C++
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
5 8 (34.78%) Image Processing
5 8 (34.78%) C
5 8 (34.78%) Perl
5 8 (34.78%) Tcl
5 8 (34.78%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) Code Coverage
6 7 (30.43%) VHDL
6 7 (30.43%) Verilog
6 7 (30.43%) Synopsys
6 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) Web Development
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) J2EE
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) EJB
8 5 (21.74%) JSP
8 5 (21.74%) Servlets
8 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) ASIC Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Hardware Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
4 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) EJB
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
1 5 (21.74%) JSP
1 5 (21.74%) Servlets
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) MFC
2 1 (4.35%) OpenCL
2 1 (4.35%) OpenCV
2 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.35%) STL
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Algorithms
2 14 (60.87%) ASIC
3 8 (34.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (30.43%) Verilog
4 7 (30.43%) VHDL
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.70%) Physics
8 1 (4.35%) CUDA
8 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Signal Processing
1 15 (65.22%) Video Processing
2 8 (34.78%) Image Processing
3 7 (30.43%) Code Coverage
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) MATLAB
2 9 (39.13%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 8 (34.78%) C
3 8 (34.78%) Perl
3 8 (34.78%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) Tcl
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Synopsys
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SIMUL8
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