The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 115 133 131
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing PhD 18 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.50% 0.58% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 11
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
514 515 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.41% 25.43% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 406 409 503
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Hertfordshire region.

PhD Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

PhD
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +11 17 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Watford +8 10 £35,000 +9.37%
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing PhD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 20 (90.91%) Physics
2 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 19 (86.36%) Telecoms
3 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
3 15 (68.18%) C++
4 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
5 12 (54.55%) Web Development
5 12 (54.55%) C#
5 12 (54.55%) HTML
5 12 (54.55%) Java
5 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 12 (54.55%) CSS
5 12 (54.55%) OO
5 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
5 12 (54.55%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (54.55%) Node.js
5 12 (54.55%) ZeroMQ
6 10 (45.45%) Front End Development
7 9 (40.91%) JSON
7 9 (40.91%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) LabVIEW
9 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
10 4 (18.18%) C
10 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.64%) Data Acquisition
11 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
11 3 (13.64%) System Testing
12 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
12 2 (9.09%) Electronics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) 3GPP
1 1 (4.55%) LTE
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (86.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (31.82%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Optical Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) DSP Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Scientific Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior DSP Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) CSS
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
1 12 (54.55%) Node.js
1 12 (54.55%) ZeroMQ
2 9 (40.91%) Ajax
2 9 (40.91%) JSON
3 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Physics
2 15 (68.18%) Computer Science
3 12 (54.55%) Visualisation
4 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.09%) Neural Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) Data Visualisation
2 12 (54.55%) OO
2 12 (54.55%) Web Development
3 10 (45.45%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.64%) Data Acquisition
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) System Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Vision
5 2 (9.09%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) MATLAB
4 4 (18.18%) C
5 2 (9.09%) Fortran
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Intel
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £34,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago