The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 47 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing PhD 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.80% 3.21% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.40% 13.43% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
PhD
Tyne and Wear

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

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 67 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.33% 23.93% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 98 64 119
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PhD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PhD Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PhD
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PhD Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (70.83%) Mathematics
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
2 12 (50.00%) CISMP
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 12 (50.00%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) CISM
2 12 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) CISSP
3 10 (41.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 10 (41.67%) OOD
3 10 (41.67%) Banking
3 10 (41.67%) Mobile Banking
4 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 9 (37.50%) 3D Graphics
5 8 (33.33%) Android
6 7 (29.17%) Game Development
6 7 (29.17%) Algorithms
6 7 (29.17%) Games
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) OO
8 3 (12.50%) JUnit
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.33%) C++

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Systems Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Mathematics
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 12 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (41.67%) Mobile Banking
4 9 (37.50%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (29.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.33%) Physics
6 2 (8.33%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Android
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Information Security
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (41.67%) OOD
2 10 (41.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 7 (29.17%) Game Development
5 5 (20.83%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Information Management
7 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) CISSP
1 12 (50.00%) CISM
1 12 (50.00%) CISMP
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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