The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 89 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing PhD 7 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.65% 0.20% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 0.69% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
PhD
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
374 288 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.69% 29.45% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 272 244 223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PhD
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PhD Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

PhD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Games
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Physics
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) UML
3 6 (46.15%) OOD
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
3 6 (46.15%) Automotive
3 6 (46.15%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (46.15%) Aerospace
2 6 (46.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 13 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Research Scientist
3 6 (46.15%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Physics
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) UML
2 6 (46.15%) OOD
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree