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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 165 163 178
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing PhD 23 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 1.20% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
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
1398 1252 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.34% 35.33% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1020 1220
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 February 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 February 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 -16 15 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Winchester - 4 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £50,000 -
Portsmouth -18 1 £37,500 +25.00%
PhD
South East

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (63.16%) Mathematics
2 33 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 29 (50.88%) C
4 28 (49.12%) C++
5 25 (43.86%) Python
6 23 (40.35%) iDTV
6 23 (40.35%) HNC
6 23 (40.35%) HND
6 23 (40.35%) BBC
7 21 (36.84%) Algorithms
8 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 19 (33.33%) Linux
9 16 (28.07%) UNIX
10 14 (24.56%) Project Management
10 14 (24.56%) Data Analysis
11 13 (22.81%) Test Automation
12 11 (19.30%) MATLAB
13 9 (15.79%) Image Processing
13 9 (15.79%) Degree
14 8 (14.04%) Ruby
14 8 (14.04%) Windows
15 7 (12.28%) VB.NET
15 7 (12.28%) .NET
15 7 (12.28%) Fortran
15 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
16 5 (8.77%) Statistics
17 4 (7.02%) Open Source
17 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
18 3 (5.26%) R
18 3 (5.26%) Analytics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.75%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Design Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Graduate
3 13 (22.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Research Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Data Scientist
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (1.75%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
1 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.26%) MFC
2 3 (5.26%) STL
2 3 (5.26%) WPF
2 3 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.75%) OpenCV
3 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (63.16%) Mathematics
2 23 (40.35%) iDTV
2 23 (40.35%) BBC
3 21 (36.84%) Algorithms
4 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) Statistics
6 4 (7.02%) Open Source
6 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.26%) Physics
8 1 (1.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 16 (28.07%) UNIX
3 8 (14.04%) Windows
4 3 (5.26%) AIX
4 3 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (24.56%) Data Analysis
2 14 (24.56%) Project Management
3 13 (22.81%) Test Automation
4 9 (15.79%) Image Processing
5 3 (5.26%) Operations Research
5 3 (5.26%) Revenue Management
5 3 (5.26%) Analytics
5 3 (5.26%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (5.26%) Coaching
5 3 (5.26%) OO
5 3 (5.26%) OOD
5 3 (5.26%) Logistics
6 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Signal Processing
6 2 (3.51%) Business Development
7 1 (1.75%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.75%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) C
2 28 (49.12%) C++
3 25 (43.86%) Python
4 11 (19.30%) MATLAB
5 8 (14.04%) Ruby
6 7 (12.28%) Fortran
6 7 (12.28%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
7 3 (5.26%) C#
7 3 (5.26%) R
8 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) HNC
1 23 (40.35%) HND
2 9 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) VCP4
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) ESRI
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance, 15% bonus etc
Posted: 24 days ago