The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - 67 73
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 2.24% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.31% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 1
Median salary - £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
PhD
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
211 219 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 29.72% 30.67% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 179 180 183
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PhD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

PhD Salary Trend in the North East
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