The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.56% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
390 350 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.07% 32.47% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 347 315 139
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
PhD
South East

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

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
1 10 (90.91%) Physics
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
1 10 (90.91%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (45.45%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Ajax
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) SaaS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) Backbone.js
2 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (45.45%) Web Application Development
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (45.45%) SignalR
3 1 (9.09%) Python

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) Ajax
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (45.45%) HTML5
1 5 (45.45%) CSS3
1 5 (45.45%) Backbone.js
1 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (45.45%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Mathematics
1 10 (90.91%) Physics
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
1 10 (90.91%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Python