The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 57 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing PhD 14 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.16% 1.46% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.22% 4.95% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
225 101 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.78% 29.45% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 211 96 164
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
PhD
Northamptonshire

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PhD Salary Histogram in Northampton

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (65.85%) Games
2 27 (65.85%) C#
2 27 (65.85%) Mathematics
2 27 (65.85%) Physics
3 24 (58.54%) Software Engineering
4 23 (56.10%) Web Development
5 22 (53.66%) Degree
6 21 (51.22%) Windows
7 17 (41.46%) Visual Studio
8 16 (39.02%) .NET
9 14 (34.15%) Oracle
10 13 (31.71%) J2EE
10 13 (31.71%) Java
10 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
10 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 13 (31.71%) EJB
10 13 (31.71%) JSP
10 13 (31.71%) Servlets
10 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database
11 11 (26.83%) Image Processing
11 11 (26.83%) C++
11 11 (26.83%) C
12 10 (24.39%) HTML
12 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
12 10 (24.39%) WCF
12 10 (24.39%) WPF
12 10 (24.39%) Silverlight
12 10 (24.39%) jQuery

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (65.85%) Games
2 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
2 6 (14.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Software Developer
2 16 (39.02%) C# Developer
2 16 (39.02%) C# Software Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Graduate
3 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
4 11 (26.83%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (26.83%) C Software Engineer
4 11 (26.83%) Software Engineer
5 10 (24.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Research Scientist
6 6 (14.63%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) J2EE
2 13 (31.71%) EJB
2 13 (31.71%) JSP
2 13 (31.71%) Servlets
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
3 10 (24.39%) WCF
3 10 (24.39%) WPF
3 10 (24.39%) Silverlight
3 10 (24.39%) jQuery
3 10 (24.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (65.85%) Mathematics
2 27 (65.85%) Physics
3 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (14.63%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Software Engineering
2 23 (56.10%) Web Development
3 11 (26.83%) Image Processing
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) UML
4 6 (14.63%) OOD
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) C++
3 11 (26.83%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.44%) RHCE
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Squid
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
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