The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 73 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing PhD 15 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.63% 2.05% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.79% 6.55% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 3
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
221 275 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.97% 31.29% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 197 255 130
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Northamptonshire region.

PhD Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

PhD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 15 £40,000 +33.33% 1
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
1 17 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 17 (100.00%) Physics
1 17 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
3 11 (64.71%) Electronics
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Image Processing
5 9 (52.94%) Pattern Recognition
6 8 (47.06%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) Games
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) Web Development
8 5 (29.41%) WCF
8 5 (29.41%) WPF
8 5 (29.41%) Silverlight
8 5 (29.41%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) R
9 1 (5.88%) Algorithms

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Electronics
2 6 (35.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) WCF
1 5 (29.41%) WPF
1 5 (29.41%) Silverlight
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
1 5 (29.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 17 (100.00%) Physics
1 17 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (47.06%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Image Processing
4 9 (52.94%) Pattern Recognition
5 5 (29.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) C++
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) R
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
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