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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 58 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing PhD 15 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.26% 2.69% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 8.49% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
160 212 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 24.06% 31.69% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 147 201 91
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) Physics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Image Processing
3 9 (56.25%) Pattern Recognition
4 8 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) WCF
5 5 (31.25%) WPF
5 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) Games
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) HTML

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 5 (31.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) WCF
1 5 (31.25%) WPF
1 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 16 (100.00%) Physics
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Scrum
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Image Processing
2 9 (56.25%) Pattern Recognition
3 5 (31.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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