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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 61 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.01% 1.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 4.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
95 163 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.15% 26.21% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74 143 132
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

PhD Salary Histogram in Northampton

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for PhD.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Physics
2 13 (76.47%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) C++
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 8 (47.06%) HTML5
4 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) Firmware
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Electronics
4 8 (47.06%) Yocto
5 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) IoT Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Junior
4 4 (23.53%) Junior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Junior Web Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) HTML5
1 8 (47.06%) Yocto
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (5.88%) MFC
3 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
3 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Physics
2 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
3 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Vision
3 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 8 (47.06%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware