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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 159 161 159
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing PhD 15 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 0.87% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 13
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1034 809 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.07% 25.42% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 864 676 920
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 14 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Derbyshire -17 1 £18,000 -48.57% 2
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 42 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 28 (66.67%) Physics
3 27 (64.29%) Games
3 27 (64.29%) C#
4 24 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 23 (54.76%) Web Development
5 23 (54.76%) Degree
6 21 (50.00%) Windows
7 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
8 16 (38.10%) .NET
9 14 (33.33%) Oracle
10 13 (30.95%) EJB
10 13 (30.95%) JSP
10 13 (30.95%) Servlets
10 13 (30.95%) J2EE
10 13 (30.95%) Java
10 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
10 13 (30.95%) SQL
10 13 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database
11 11 (26.19%) Image Processing
11 11 (26.19%) C++
11 11 (26.19%) C
12 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
12 10 (23.81%) HTML
12 10 (23.81%) WCF
12 10 (23.81%) WPF
12 10 (23.81%) Silverlight
12 10 (23.81%) jQuery

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (64.29%) Games
2 6 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 6 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Software Developer
2 16 (38.10%) C# Developer
2 16 (38.10%) C# Software Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Graduate
4 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
5 11 (26.19%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (26.19%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
6 10 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (23.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Research Scientist
7 6 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) J2EE
2 13 (30.95%) EJB
2 13 (30.95%) JSP
2 13 (30.95%) Servlets
3 10 (23.81%) WCF
3 10 (23.81%) WPF
3 10 (23.81%) Silverlight
3 10 (23.81%) jQuery
3 10 (23.81%) HTML5
3 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 28 (66.67%) Physics
3 13 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 23 (54.76%) Web Development
3 11 (26.19%) Image Processing
4 6 (14.29%) UML
4 6 (14.29%) OOD
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL
5 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) C++
3 11 (26.19%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) RHCE
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Squid
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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