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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 169 150 159
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing PhD 8 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.25% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.96% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 19
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1085 837 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.05% 26.24% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 878 682 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
(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 -21 8 £36,250 +11.53% 1
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 33 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 22 (66.67%) Physics
3 21 (63.64%) Games
3 21 (63.64%) C#
4 19 (57.58%) Web Development
5 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
6 16 (48.48%) Degree
7 15 (45.45%) Windows
8 14 (42.42%) .NET
9 13 (39.39%) Visual Studio
10 11 (33.33%) Java
10 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 11 (33.33%) SQL
10 11 (33.33%) EJB
10 11 (33.33%) JSP
10 11 (33.33%) Servlets
10 11 (33.33%) J2EE
10 11 (33.33%) Oracle
10 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
11 8 (24.24%) HTML5
11 8 (24.24%) WCF
11 8 (24.24%) WPF
11 8 (24.24%) Silverlight
11 8 (24.24%) jQuery
11 8 (24.24%) HTML
11 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
12 7 (21.21%) C
12 7 (21.21%) C++

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (63.64%) Games
2 6 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 6 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Software Developer
2 14 (42.42%) C# Developer
2 14 (42.42%) C# Software Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Graduate
4 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (21.21%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (21.21%) C Software Engineer
6 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
7 6 (18.18%) Research Scientist
7 6 (18.18%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) J2EE
2 11 (33.33%) EJB
2 11 (33.33%) JSP
2 11 (33.33%) Servlets
3 8 (24.24%) WCF
3 8 (24.24%) WPF
3 8 (24.24%) Silverlight
3 8 (24.24%) jQuery
3 8 (24.24%) HTML5
3 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 22 (66.67%) Physics
3 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Web Development
2 18 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.21%) Image Processing
4 6 (18.18%) UML
4 6 (18.18%) OOD
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) C++
3 7 (21.21%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £430000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + very competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago