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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 69 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.82% 0.71% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.50% 2.50% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
240 120 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.88% 28.37% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 236 103 200
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
2 11 (84.62%) Physics
2 11 (84.62%) Games
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Web Development
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) WPF
4 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) UML
5 4 (30.77%) OOD
5 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
5 4 (30.77%) Automotive
5 4 (30.77%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) EJB
6 2 (15.38%) JSP
6 2 (15.38%) Servlets

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (84.62%) Games
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 4 (30.77%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Software Developer
2 11 (84.62%) C# Developer
2 11 (84.62%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Research Scientist
4 4 (30.77%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) EJB
3 2 (15.38%) JSP
3 2 (15.38%) Servlets
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
2 11 (84.62%) Physics
3 4 (30.77%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle