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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 150 166 162
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing PhD 25 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 0.66% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1162 1061 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.43% 29.03% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 879 863 691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Northamptonshire +3 11 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 - -
Leicestershire - 4 - -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 35 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 34 (85.00%) Degree
3 32 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 32 (80.00%) C#
4 29 (72.50%) Python
5 26 (65.00%) SQL
6 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (57.50%) Windows
8 22 (55.00%) Physics
9 21 (52.50%) C++
10 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
11 18 (45.00%) Image Processing
12 16 (40.00%) Visual Studio
13 15 (37.50%) Linux
14 14 (35.00%) Electronics
14 14 (35.00%) Scrum
15 12 (30.00%) Java
15 12 (30.00%) R
15 12 (30.00%) Pattern Recognition
15 12 (30.00%) Algorithms
16 11 (27.50%) Artificial Intelligence
17 10 (25.00%) Banking
17 10 (25.00%) Data Analysis
17 10 (25.00%) Statistics
17 10 (25.00%) Big Data
17 10 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
17 10 (25.00%) Visualisation
17 10 (25.00%) Finance
18 9 (22.50%) Web Development
19 8 (20.00%) Games

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Big Data
2 5 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.00%) Electronics
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 16 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
1 7 (17.50%) jQuery
2 6 (15.00%) HTML5
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) WCF
2 6 (15.00%) WPF
2 6 (15.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) EJB
3 2 (5.00%) JSP
3 2 (5.00%) Servlets
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 32 (80.00%) Mathematics
3 22 (55.00%) Physics
4 12 (30.00%) Algorithms
5 11 (27.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 10 (25.00%) Statistics
7 5 (12.50%) ASIC
8 4 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (2.50%) VHDL
10 1 (2.50%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
3 18 (45.00%) Image Processing
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 12 (30.00%) Pattern Recognition
6 10 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (22.50%) Web Development
8 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.50%) Video Processing
8 5 (12.50%) Open Source
9 1 (2.50%) Memory Management
9 1 (2.50%) Code Coverage
9 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 29 (72.50%) Python
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
4 21 (52.50%) C++
5 12 (30.00%) Java
5 12 (30.00%) R
6 6 (15.00%) C
7 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (10.00%) Perl
8 4 (10.00%) Tcl
9 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Synopsys
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