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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 51 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.20% 1.79% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 5.96% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Median salary £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
129 218 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.01% 29.95% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 193 256
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northampton region with a requirement for PhD.

1 27 (100.00%) Degree
1 27 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 22 (81.48%) Physics
2 22 (81.48%) Computer Science
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 21 (77.78%) C++
3 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 17 (62.96%) Games
5 16 (59.26%) Linux
6 11 (40.74%) C#
6 11 (40.74%) Aerospace
7 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Web Development
8 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (22.22%) STL
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) MFC
8 6 (22.22%) OpenGL
8 6 (22.22%) WCF
8 6 (22.22%) WPF
8 6 (22.22%) Silverlight
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
8 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 6 (22.22%) SDLC
8 6 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Vision
9 5 (18.52%) Yocto

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 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (62.96%) Games
2 11 (40.74%) Aerospace
3 5 (18.52%) Avionics
3 5 (18.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# WCF Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) WCF Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Junior
4 5 (18.52%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Junior Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 6 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) HTML5
1 6 (22.22%) jQuery
1 6 (22.22%) MFC
1 6 (22.22%) OpenGL
1 6 (22.22%) Silverlight
1 6 (22.22%) STL
1 6 (22.22%) WCF
1 6 (22.22%) WPF
2 5 (18.52%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 22 (81.48%) Computer Science
2 22 (81.48%) Physics
3 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
3 5 (18.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Vision
4 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Image Processing
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
3 5 (18.52%) C
3 5 (18.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
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IT Connections
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