The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 67 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.72% - 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% - 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £22,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
PhD
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 126 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.86% 23.46% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 118 139
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

PhD
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

PhD Salary Trend in Northampton

PhD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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%) Software Engineering
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (87.50%) Web Development
2 14 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 14 (87.50%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) EJB
2 14 (87.50%) JSP
2 14 (87.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Image Processing

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Graduate
1 14 (87.50%) Graduate Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Graduate Java Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) EJB
1 14 (87.50%) J2EE
1 14 (87.50%) JSP
1 14 (87.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
1 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle