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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 161 162 175
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing PhD 28 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 0.92% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 23
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
1363 1087 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.49% 33.23% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 902 1345
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +1 12 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Winchester - 10 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £50,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £41,250 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 33 (62.26%) Mathematics
2 32 (60.38%) Software Engineering
3 27 (50.94%) C++
4 25 (47.17%) C
5 23 (43.40%) HNC
5 23 (43.40%) HND
5 23 (43.40%) iDTV
5 23 (43.40%) BBC
6 19 (35.85%) Linux
6 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
7 18 (33.96%) Python
8 17 (32.08%) Algorithms
9 16 (30.19%) UNIX
10 12 (22.64%) Degree
11 11 (20.75%) Data Analysis
11 11 (20.75%) Windows
11 11 (20.75%) Project Management
12 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
13 8 (15.09%) Image Processing
14 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
14 7 (13.21%) Ruby
14 7 (13.21%) MATLAB
14 7 (13.21%) Fortran
14 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
14 7 (13.21%) .NET
15 6 (11.32%) AIX
15 6 (11.32%) Solaris
15 6 (11.32%) Statistics
15 6 (11.32%) Physics
16 3 (5.66%) OOD

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Software Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Design Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Graduate
3 10 (18.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Research Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Server Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (1.89%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
1 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.66%) MFC
2 3 (5.66%) STL
2 3 (5.66%) WPF
2 3 (5.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.89%) OpenCV
3 1 (1.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (62.26%) Mathematics
2 23 (43.40%) iDTV
2 23 (43.40%) BBC
3 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
4 17 (32.08%) Algorithms
5 6 (11.32%) Physics
5 6 (11.32%) Statistics
6 1 (1.89%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Linux
2 16 (30.19%) UNIX
3 11 (20.75%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) AIX
4 6 (11.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Project Management
2 11 (20.75%) Data Analysis
3 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.09%) Image Processing
5 3 (5.66%) OO
5 3 (5.66%) OOD
6 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Business Development
6 2 (3.77%) Signal Processing
7 1 (1.89%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.89%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) C++
2 25 (47.17%) C
3 18 (33.96%) Python
4 7 (13.21%) Fortran
4 7 (13.21%) MATLAB
4 7 (13.21%) Ruby
4 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.66%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) HNC
1 23 (43.40%) HND
2 12 (22.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) ESRI
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago