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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 167 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing PhD 23 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.22% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 0.68% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 3
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1360 1183 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.77% 32.59% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 966 1329
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +12 9 £50,000 - 2
Winchester - 7 £47,500 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 25 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 21 (60.00%) C++
3 17 (48.57%) Physics
4 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
5 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 14 (40.00%) Degree
7 13 (37.14%) BBC
7 13 (37.14%) HNC
7 13 (37.14%) HND
7 13 (37.14%) iDTV
8 12 (34.29%) Linux
9 11 (31.43%) C
9 11 (31.43%) UNIX
9 11 (31.43%) Windows
9 11 (31.43%) Statistics
10 10 (28.57%) AIX
10 10 (28.57%) Solaris
11 8 (22.86%) Python
12 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
13 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
14 5 (14.29%) Java
14 5 (14.29%) Image Processing
14 5 (14.29%) Signal Processing
14 5 (14.29%) Analytics
15 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
15 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
15 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
15 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
15 4 (11.43%) .NET
15 4 (11.43%) C#

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (2.86%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (8.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Design Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Research Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Programmer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) OpenCL
2 2 (5.71%) OpenMP
3 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 17 (48.57%) Physics
3 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 13 (37.14%) BBC
4 13 (37.14%) iDTV
5 11 (31.43%) Statistics
6 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
7 3 (8.57%) VHDL
7 3 (8.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.86%) GIS
8 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 10 (28.57%) AIX
3 10 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 5 (14.29%) Signal Processing
2 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Management
4 1 (2.86%) Business Development
4 1 (2.86%) Machine Learning
4 1 (2.86%) Bayesian Methods
4 1 (2.86%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C++
2 11 (31.43%) C
3 8 (22.86%) Python
4 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 5 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.43%) C#
6 4 (11.43%) Fortran
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 13 (37.14%) HNC
2 13 (37.14%) HND
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) ESRI
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago