The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.35% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
PhD
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 159 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 24.47% 21.29% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 122 116 222
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PhD
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Leicestershire

PhD
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Loughborough - 7 £40,000 -
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 15 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 15 (100.00%) Video Processing
1 15 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 15 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 14 (93.33%) ASIC
3 8 (53.33%) Image Processing
3 8 (53.33%) Tcl
3 8 (53.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (53.33%) C
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (46.67%) VHDL
4 7 (46.67%) Verilog
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Code Coverage
4 7 (46.67%) Synopsys
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) CUDA
5 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.67%) OpenCV
5 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) ASIC Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
1 1 (6.67%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 14 (93.33%) ASIC
3 8 (53.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (46.67%) Verilog
4 7 (46.67%) VHDL
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) CUDA
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 15 (100.00%) Video Processing
2 8 (53.33%) Image Processing
3 7 (46.67%) Code Coverage
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
2 8 (53.33%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Synopsys