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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 174 178 187
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing PhD 14 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 0.79% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 4
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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
1292 1515 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.91% 38.69% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1296 998
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +1 10 £32,500 -35.00%
Romsey - 2 £39,000 -
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 28 (77.78%) C++
2 26 (72.22%) Python
2 26 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 26 (72.22%) Mathematics
3 24 (66.67%) C
3 24 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 18 (50.00%) UNIX
5 18 (50.00%) Linux
6 17 (47.22%) Project Management
7 16 (44.44%) Test Automation
7 16 (44.44%) Data Analysis
8 9 (25.00%) MATLAB
9 7 (19.44%) Image Processing
9 7 (19.44%) Degree
10 6 (16.67%) Ruby
11 4 (11.11%) BBC
11 4 (11.11%) OO
11 4 (11.11%) iDTV
11 4 (11.11%) HNC
11 4 (11.11%) HND
12 3 (8.33%) SQL
12 3 (8.33%) Windows
12 3 (8.33%) Military
12 3 (8.33%) Logistics
12 3 (8.33%) Open Source
12 3 (8.33%) Revenue Management
12 3 (8.33%) Operations Research
12 3 (8.33%) R
12 3 (8.33%) Analytics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Graduate
3 6 (16.67%) Research Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Server Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) REST
1 2 (5.56%) JSON
1 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
1 2 (5.56%) WPF
1 2 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (5.56%) Spring
1 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.56%) MFC
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) STL
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) XML
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 26 (72.22%) Mathematics
2 24 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 20 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) BBC
4 4 (11.11%) iDTV
5 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.56%) Statistics
7 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) UNIX
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 17 (47.22%) Project Management
3 16 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 16 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Image Processing
5 4 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Logistics
6 3 (8.33%) Open Source
6 3 (8.33%) Revenue Management
6 3 (8.33%) Operations Research
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.56%) Signal Processing
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C++
2 26 (72.22%) Python
3 24 (66.67%) C
4 9 (25.00%) MATLAB
5 6 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) R
7 2 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (5.56%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) HNC
2 4 (11.11%) HND
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle