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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 170 174 179
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing PhD 17 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 0.36% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 0.99% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 7
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
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
1300 1421 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.95% 36.87% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1176 1091
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -5 15 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £50,000 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 33 (67.35%) Software Engineering
3 30 (61.22%) C
4 29 (59.18%) C++
5 27 (55.10%) Python
6 24 (48.98%) Algorithms
7 20 (40.82%) Linux
7 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
8 17 (34.69%) UNIX
9 16 (32.65%) Project Management
9 16 (32.65%) Test Automation
9 16 (32.65%) Data Analysis
10 15 (30.61%) BBC
10 15 (30.61%) iDTV
10 15 (30.61%) HNC
10 15 (30.61%) HND
11 11 (22.45%) MATLAB
12 9 (18.37%) Image Processing
13 8 (16.33%) Ruby
14 7 (14.29%) Degree
15 6 (12.24%) Windows
16 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
16 5 (10.20%) .NET
16 5 (10.20%) Fortran
16 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
17 3 (6.12%) Statistics
17 3 (6.12%) Operations Research
17 3 (6.12%) Logistics
17 3 (6.12%) WPF
17 3 (6.12%) Open Source

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.08%) Wireless
General
1 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Software Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Graduate
2 16 (32.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Design Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Research Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.04%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) MFC
2 3 (6.12%) STL
2 3 (6.12%) WPF
2 3 (6.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.04%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 35 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 24 (48.98%) Algorithms
3 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
4 15 (30.61%) iDTV
4 15 (30.61%) BBC
5 3 (6.12%) Statistics
5 3 (6.12%) Open Source
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 17 (34.69%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) Project Management
2 16 (32.65%) Data Analysis
2 16 (32.65%) Test Automation
3 9 (18.37%) Image Processing
4 3 (6.12%) Revenue Management
4 3 (6.12%) Analytics
4 3 (6.12%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (6.12%) Coaching
4 3 (6.12%) Logistics
4 3 (6.12%) OO
4 3 (6.12%) OOD
4 3 (6.12%) Operations Research
5 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.04%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.04%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) C
2 29 (59.18%) C++
3 27 (55.10%) Python
4 11 (22.45%) MATLAB
5 8 (16.33%) Ruby
6 5 (10.20%) Fortran
6 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.12%) R
7 3 (6.12%) SQL
7 3 (6.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) HNC
1 15 (30.61%) HND
2 7 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
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