The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 155 156 159
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 27 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 1.93% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 11
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1015 830 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.46% 26.91% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 866 717 975
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PhD
England

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
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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +9 27 £30,000 -6.25% 2
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 57 (95.00%) Computer Science
2 45 (75.00%) Physics
3 42 (70.00%) Mathematics
4 35 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 31 (51.67%) C#
6 30 (50.00%) C++
7 29 (48.33%) Degree
8 27 (45.00%) C
9 26 (43.33%) Windows
10 21 (35.00%) .NET
11 20 (33.33%) Games
12 19 (31.67%) Web Development
13 16 (26.67%) WCF
13 16 (26.67%) WPF
13 16 (26.67%) Silverlight
13 16 (26.67%) jQuery
13 16 (26.67%) HTML
13 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
13 16 (26.67%) HTML5
14 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (21.67%) SQL
16 9 (15.00%) Java
16 9 (15.00%) Oracle
16 9 (15.00%) Visual Studio
16 9 (15.00%) Image Processing
17 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
17 8 (13.33%) EJB
17 8 (13.33%) JSP
17 8 (13.33%) Servlets
17 8 (13.33%) JavaScript

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) C Software Engineer
1 27 (45.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 27 (45.00%) Software Engineer
2 24 (40.00%) Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (23.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Graduate
5 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Research Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) .NET
2 16 (26.67%) WCF
2 16 (26.67%) WPF
2 16 (26.67%) Silverlight
2 16 (26.67%) jQuery
2 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 16 (26.67%) HTML5
3 8 (13.33%) EJB
3 8 (13.33%) JSP
3 8 (13.33%) Servlets
3 8 (13.33%) J2EE
4 6 (10.00%) JSON
4 6 (10.00%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (95.00%) Computer Science
2 45 (75.00%) Physics
3 42 (70.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (8.33%) Telematics
5 5 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 19 (31.67%) Web Development
3 9 (15.00%) Image Processing
4 8 (13.33%) Project Management
5 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.33%) Analytics
6 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.33%) Logistics
6 5 (8.33%) Operations Research
7 3 (5.00%) CAD
7 3 (5.00%) Finite Element Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL
8 1 (1.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) C#
2 30 (50.00%) C++
3 27 (45.00%) C
4 13 (21.67%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) Java
6 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.67%) Python
8 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.67%) CCNA
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.67%) RHCE
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Squid
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) JBoss
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.67%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Cummins
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago