The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 - - 88
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £37,500
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 Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
244 411 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.77% 35.52% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 211 349 295
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,780
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PhD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PhD Salary Trend in Kent