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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 94 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.99% 0.41% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.39% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
442 410 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.12% 33.41% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 322 318 301
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) Physics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Image Processing
3 9 (56.25%) Pattern Recognition
4 8 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) WCF
5 5 (31.25%) WPF
5 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Games
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) HTML

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 5 (31.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) WCF
1 5 (31.25%) WPF
1 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) Physics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Scrum
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Image Processing
2 9 (56.25%) Pattern Recognition
3 5 (31.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree