The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 99 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.31% 0.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 1.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
429 380 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.03% 30.72% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 319 325 295
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PhD
Buckinghamshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (50.00%) Physics
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Business Development
4 3 (37.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Human Factors
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
1 4 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) Human Factors
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Development
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) EMC NetWorker