The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 167 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 14 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.41% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 1.07% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 2
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
PhD
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1311 1584 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.59% 38.32% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1342 989
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Hampshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

PhD Salary Histogram in Hampshire

PhD
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
Southampton -10 11 £32,500 -35.00%
Romsey - 2 £39,000 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 29 (70.73%) Mathematics
2 28 (68.29%) C++
3 27 (65.85%) Software Engineering
4 26 (63.41%) C
5 25 (60.98%) Python
6 23 (56.10%) Algorithms
7 20 (48.78%) Computer Science
8 19 (46.34%) Linux
9 17 (41.46%) UNIX
9 17 (41.46%) Project Management
10 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
10 16 (39.02%) Data Analysis
11 9 (21.95%) Degree
12 8 (19.51%) BBC
12 8 (19.51%) HNC
12 8 (19.51%) HND
12 8 (19.51%) iDTV
12 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
13 7 (17.07%) Image Processing
14 5 (12.20%) Windows
14 5 (12.20%) Ruby
15 4 (9.76%) OO
16 3 (7.32%) OOD
16 3 (7.32%) STL
16 3 (7.32%) MFC
16 3 (7.32%) C#
16 3 (7.32%) SQL
16 3 (7.32%) Operations Research
16 3 (7.32%) WPF
16 3 (7.32%) Military

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (7.32%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Software Engineer
2 17 (41.46%) Graduate
2 17 (41.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Research Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Design Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Server Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.44%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) STL
1 3 (7.32%) MFC
1 3 (7.32%) WPF
1 3 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (4.88%) OpenCV
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (70.73%) Mathematics
2 23 (56.10%) Algorithms
3 20 (48.78%) Computer Science
4 8 (19.51%) BBC
4 8 (19.51%) iDTV
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Statistics
7 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Software Engineering
2 17 (41.46%) Project Management
3 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
3 16 (39.02%) Data Analysis
4 7 (17.07%) Image Processing
5 4 (9.76%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) OOD
6 3 (7.32%) Operations Research
6 3 (7.32%) Signal Processing
6 3 (7.32%) Analytics
6 3 (7.32%) Logistics
6 3 (7.32%) Revenue Management
6 3 (7.32%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 2 (4.88%) Business Development
7 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.44%) SOA
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) C++
2 26 (63.41%) C
3 25 (60.98%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
5 5 (12.20%) Ruby
6 3 (7.32%) C#
6 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) R
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) Fortran
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.44%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) HNC
2 8 (19.51%) HND
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle