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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 164 198 255
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +57
Permanent jobs citing PhD 80 68 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.26% 0.95% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.70% 3.27% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 21
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1703 2080 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.82% 29.02% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1614 1908
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 52 £50,000 +19.04% 31
Hertfordshire +19 12 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Bedfordshire - 11 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 3 £37,500 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £25,500 -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 102 (72.86%) C++
2 85 (60.71%) Computer Science
3 82 (58.57%) Mathematics
4 81 (57.86%) Physics
5 76 (54.29%) Java
6 74 (52.86%) Software Engineering
7 70 (50.00%) Algorithms
8 67 (47.86%) Degree
8 67 (47.86%) Python
9 60 (42.86%) C#
10 59 (42.14%) C
11 50 (35.71%) Linux
12 35 (25.00%) Machine Learning
13 30 (21.43%) .NET
13 30 (21.43%) Windows
14 25 (17.86%) Multithreading
15 19 (13.57%) Telecoms
16 18 (12.86%) Artificial Intelligence
17 16 (11.43%) Computer Vision
17 16 (11.43%) Distributed Algorithms
18 14 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
18 14 (10.00%) OO
19 13 (9.29%) HTML
19 13 (9.29%) CSS
19 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
20 12 (8.57%) TCP/IP
20 12 (8.57%) Electronics
20 12 (8.57%) Web Development
20 12 (8.57%) Augmented Reality
21 11 (7.86%) Deep Learning

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 (1.43%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Simulink
1 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
2 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.29%) Bluetooth
2 6 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.86%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.71%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.14%) Big Data
3 2 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.71%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 8 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.57%) LabVIEW
3 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (13.57%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.57%) Electronics
3 7 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 7 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.86%) Finance
4 4 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 54 (38.57%) Developer
3 36 (25.71%) Graduate
4 34 (24.29%) Software Developer
5 29 (20.71%) Graduate Developer
6 26 (18.57%) Graduate Software Developer
7 23 (16.43%) C++ Developer
8 22 (15.71%) C++ Software Developer
9 21 (15.00%) Java Engineer
10 20 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
11 18 (12.86%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 18 (12.86%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
12 17 (12.14%) Java Software Engineer
13 11 (7.86%) Computer Engineer
14 9 (6.43%) Computer Vision Engineer
14 9 (6.43%) Machine Learning Engineer
15 8 (5.71%) Java Developer
16 7 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
16 7 (5.00%) Web Developer
17 6 (4.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.43%) .NET
2 13 (9.29%) CSS
2 13 (9.29%) HTML
3 9 (6.43%) Node.js
3 9 (6.43%) STL
4 8 (5.71%) Yocto
4 8 (5.71%) ZeroMQ
5 5 (3.57%) Ajax
5 5 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.57%) CSS3
5 5 (3.57%) HTML5
5 5 (3.57%) JSON
6 4 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.86%) J2EE
6 4 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (2.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.14%) MFC
7 3 (2.14%) OpenGL
8 2 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (60.71%) Computer Science
2 82 (58.57%) Mathematics
3 81 (57.86%) Physics
4 70 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 18 (12.86%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (8.57%) Augmented Reality
7 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (6.43%) Digital Media
8 9 (6.43%) User Experience
9 8 (5.71%) Visualisation
10 7 (5.00%) Device Driver
11 4 (2.86%) Biology
12 3 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (2.14%) Informatics
12 3 (2.14%) Ontologies
13 2 (1.43%) Data Integration
13 2 (1.43%) Neural Network
13 2 (1.43%) Statistics
14 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.71%) Linux
2 30 (21.43%) Windows
3 14 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.86%) Software Engineering
2 35 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 25 (17.86%) Multithreading
4 16 (11.43%) Computer Vision
4 16 (11.43%) Distributed Algorithms
5 14 (10.00%) OO
6 12 (8.57%) Web Development
7 11 (7.86%) Deep Learning
8 9 (6.43%) Scrum
9 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.71%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (4.29%) Front End Development
10 6 (4.29%) OOD
10 6 (4.29%) OOP
10 6 (4.29%) UML
11 5 (3.57%) Prototyping
12 4 (2.86%) Bioinformatics
12 4 (2.86%) CAD
12 4 (2.86%) Image Processing
12 4 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 102 (72.86%) C++
2 76 (54.29%) Java
3 67 (47.86%) Python
4 60 (42.86%) C#
5 59 (42.14%) C
6 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.29%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.86%) SQL
10 2 (1.43%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.43%) Fortran
10 2 (1.43%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) R
11 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.71%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 67 (47.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) CISA
2 1 (0.71%) CISM
2 1 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (2.86%) Apple
2 2 (1.43%) Google
3 1 (0.71%) Cadence
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
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