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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 187 224 241
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +17
Permanent jobs citing PhD 63 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 2.17% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 51 37
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,157
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
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
1885 2398 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.60% 31.26% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 2033 1927
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,007 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +35 46 £65,000 +40.54% 19
Bedfordshire +33 16 £40,000 -
Norfolk +5 1 £35,000 -30.00%
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 84 (72.41%) Computer Science
2 69 (59.48%) Mathematics
3 63 (54.31%) C++
4 62 (53.45%) Degree
5 59 (50.86%) C
6 57 (49.14%) Software Engineering
7 48 (41.38%) Linux
8 45 (38.79%) Physics
9 38 (32.76%) Java
10 37 (31.90%) Python
11 26 (22.41%) Windows
12 22 (18.97%) SDLC
13 20 (17.24%) Algorithms
13 20 (17.24%) Telecoms
14 18 (15.52%) .NET
14 18 (15.52%) C#
15 16 (13.79%) Games
16 14 (12.07%) User Experience
16 14 (12.07%) Digital Media
16 14 (12.07%) Augmented Reality
17 13 (11.21%) Low Latency
17 13 (11.21%) Unix
17 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
18 12 (10.34%) Ethernet
18 12 (10.34%) Perl
18 12 (10.34%) Device Driver
19 11 (9.48%) Aerospace
19 11 (9.48%) Machine Learning
19 11 (9.48%) Prototyping
20 10 (8.62%) Big Data

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 2 (1.72%) Apache Solr
1 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.34%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.86%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) Firewall
3 1 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.86%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (0.86%) LTE
3 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) Big Data
2 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.79%) Games
3 11 (9.48%) Aerospace
4 9 (7.76%) Finance
5 5 (4.31%) Avionics
6 2 (1.72%) Electronics
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (40.52%) Software Engineer
2 41 (35.34%) Developer
3 28 (24.14%) Graduate
4 19 (16.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (14.66%) Software Developer
6 14 (12.07%) Computer Engineer
7 11 (9.48%) C Developer
8 10 (8.62%) C Software Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) Junior
9 9 (7.76%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Graduate Software Developer
9 9 (7.76%) Linux Developer
10 8 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) C++ Developer
11 7 (6.03%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 7 (6.03%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.52%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) HTML
3 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.03%) HTML5
5 6 (5.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (5.17%) jQuery
5 6 (5.17%) MFC
5 6 (5.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (5.17%) OpenGL
5 6 (5.17%) Silverlight
5 6 (5.17%) STL
5 6 (5.17%) WCF
5 6 (5.17%) WPF
6 4 (3.45%) CSS
6 4 (3.45%) JSON
6 4 (3.45%) Middleware
6 4 (3.45%) REST
7 3 (2.59%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.59%) Spring
7 3 (2.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (72.41%) Computer Science
2 69 (59.48%) Mathematics
3 45 (38.79%) Physics
4 20 (17.24%) Algorithms
5 14 (12.07%) Augmented Reality
5 14 (12.07%) Digital Media
5 14 (12.07%) User Experience
6 12 (10.34%) Device Driver
7 7 (6.03%) Biology
8 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (4.31%) Robotics
10 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
10 4 (3.45%) Hedge funds
11 3 (2.59%) Statistics
12 2 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.72%) Fintech
12 2 (1.72%) Informatics
12 2 (1.72%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 48 (41.38%) Linux
2 26 (22.41%) Windows
3 13 (11.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.14%) Software Engineering
2 22 (18.97%) SDLC
3 13 (11.21%) Low Latency
4 11 (9.48%) Machine Learning
4 11 (9.48%) Prototyping
5 9 (7.76%) OOP
6 8 (6.90%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (6.03%) DevOps
8 6 (5.17%) Multithreading
8 6 (5.17%) Web Development
9 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.31%) Embedded Software Development
9 5 (4.31%) OO
10 4 (3.45%) Signal Processing
10 4 (3.45%) Validation
11 3 (2.59%) Information Governance
11 3 (2.59%) Information Management
11 3 (2.59%) MVC
11 3 (2.59%) Secure Coding
12 2 (1.72%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 63 (54.31%) C++
2 59 (50.86%) C
3 38 (32.76%) Java
4 37 (31.90%) Python
5 18 (15.52%) C#
6 12 (10.34%) Perl
7 9 (7.76%) MATLAB
8 7 (6.03%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.03%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.59%) PHP
11 2 (1.72%) Scala
11 2 (1.72%) SQL
11 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.86%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (53.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) CCNA
2 1 (0.86%) CCNP
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.86%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) Firmware
2 4 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (3.45%) Apple
1 4 (3.45%) Wall Street Systems
2 2 (1.72%) Google
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (0.86%) SAP
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