The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 189 235 229
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -6
Permanent jobs citing PhD 60 48 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.63% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 2.12% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 46
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,322
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1825 2261 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.02% 29.87% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1818 2005
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PhD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PhD Salary Trend in the East of England

PhD
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in the East of England

PhD
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cambridgeshire +7 30 £65,000 +62.50% 24
Hertfordshire +32 16 £32,000 +9.40% 1
Bedfordshire +17 13 £40,000 - 2
Norfolk +13 1 £35,000 -30.00%
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 of England region with a requirement for PhD.

1 81 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 60 (51.28%) Degree
3 48 (41.03%) Software Engineering
4 46 (39.32%) Mathematics
4 46 (39.32%) C++
5 44 (37.61%) C
6 42 (35.90%) Linux
7 38 (32.48%) Java
8 32 (27.35%) Python
9 31 (26.50%) Physics
10 23 (19.66%) SDLC
11 19 (16.24%) Algorithms
11 19 (16.24%) Unix
11 19 (16.24%) Finance
12 18 (15.38%) NoSQL
12 18 (15.38%) Big Data
13 16 (13.68%) Perl
14 15 (12.82%) OOP
14 15 (12.82%) Biology
15 14 (11.97%) Relational Database
15 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
15 14 (11.97%) LabVIEW
15 14 (11.97%) Bioinformatics
16 13 (11.11%) Games
16 13 (11.11%) Windows
16 13 (11.11%) Docker
17 12 (10.26%) Data Structures
17 12 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
17 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (10.26%) Amazon AWS

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.85%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.85%) Node.js
2 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.55%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.56%) Firewall
4 2 (1.71%) Internet
5 1 (0.85%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.85%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) HTTP
5 1 (0.85%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (0.85%) LTE
5 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) Big Data
1 18 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 14 (11.97%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.56%) MySQL
3 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) JMeter
2 1 (0.85%) Selenium
2 1 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 19 (16.24%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 13 (11.11%) Games
4 9 (7.69%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.42%) Avionics
6 2 (1.71%) Electronics
6 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 38 (32.48%) Developer
3 19 (16.24%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (16.24%) Graduate
4 13 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Junior
5 11 (9.40%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) C Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Computer Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Linux Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (5.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.42%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.42%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) JSON
1 12 (10.26%) REST
2 8 (6.84%) .NET
2 8 (6.84%) HTML
3 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (4.27%) HTML5
4 5 (4.27%) MFC
4 5 (4.27%) OpenGL
4 5 (4.27%) STL
5 4 (3.42%) CSS
5 4 (3.42%) jQuery
5 4 (3.42%) Silverlight
5 4 (3.42%) WCF
5 4 (3.42%) WPF
6 3 (2.56%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.56%) Middleware
6 3 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (2.56%) Spring
6 3 (2.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 46 (39.32%) Mathematics
3 31 (26.50%) Physics
4 19 (16.24%) Algorithms
5 15 (12.82%) Biology
6 12 (10.26%) Data Structures
7 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (8.55%) Device Driver
9 8 (6.84%) User Experience
10 7 (5.98%) Augmented Reality
10 7 (5.98%) Digital Media
11 4 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (3.42%) Hedge funds
11 4 (3.42%) Robotics
12 3 (2.56%) Biotechnology
12 3 (2.56%) Chemistry
12 3 (2.56%) Life Science
12 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) Linux
2 19 (16.24%) Unix
3 13 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.03%) Software Engineering
2 23 (19.66%) SDLC
3 15 (12.82%) OOP
4 14 (11.97%) Bioinformatics
5 11 (9.40%) Low Latency
6 10 (8.55%) Validation
7 8 (6.84%) Machine Learning
8 7 (5.98%) DevOps
9 6 (5.13%) Data Management
9 6 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.13%) Signal Processing
10 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.42%) Anomaly Detection
10 4 (3.42%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (3.42%) Time Management
10 4 (3.42%) Web Development
11 3 (2.56%) Information Governance
11 3 (2.56%) Information Management
11 3 (2.56%) Logistic Regression
11 3 (2.56%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 46 (39.32%) C++
2 44 (37.61%) C
3 38 (32.48%) Java
4 32 (27.35%) Python
5 16 (13.68%) Perl
6 10 (8.55%) MATLAB
7 9 (7.69%) C#
8 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.13%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.42%) R
11 3 (2.56%) PHP
11 3 (2.56%) Scala
12 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 60 (51.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) CCNA
2 3 (2.56%) CCNP
2 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Docker
2 5 (4.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.56%) Wall Street Systems
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle
2 2 (1.71%) SunGard
3 1 (0.85%) Arqiva
3 1 (0.85%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + share options + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Awsome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago