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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 79 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 1.71% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 6.88% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 12
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
226 189 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 32.66% 24.80% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 199 164 177
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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

PhD
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
PhD
England

PhD
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing PhD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for PhD.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago