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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 40 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing PhD 22 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.04% 2.25% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.06% 9.26% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 18
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
137 162 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 25.14% 24.25% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 109 148 201
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Northampton

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
1 22 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (77.27%) Physics
2 17 (77.27%) Games
3 16 (72.73%) C++
3 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 11 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 11 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) OpenGL
5 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 6 (27.27%) STL
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) MFC
5 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 6 (27.27%) WCF
5 6 (27.27%) WPF
5 6 (27.27%) Silverlight
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 6 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) Prototyping
6 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
6 5 (22.73%) Robotics

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (77.27%) Games
2 11 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (22.73%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# WCF Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) WCF Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Computer Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Junior
3 5 (22.73%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Junior Software Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
1 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 6 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) HTML5
1 6 (27.27%) jQuery
1 6 (27.27%) MFC
1 6 (27.27%) OpenGL
1 6 (27.27%) Silverlight
1 6 (27.27%) STL
1 6 (27.27%) WCF
1 6 (27.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 22 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (77.27%) Physics
3 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
3 5 (22.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 6 (27.27%) Prototyping
2 6 (27.27%) SDLC
2 6 (27.27%) Web Development
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C++
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree