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 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 92 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.51% - 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% - 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
410 312 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.72% 27.81% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 298 273 303
Average salary £42,500 £41,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +10.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 July 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 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Games
1 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (70.00%) Physics
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 6 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) OOD
2 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Business Development
4 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Games
2 6 (60.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Research Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (70.00%) Physics
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) UML
1 6 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker