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 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 59 74 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing PhD 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.99% 1.42% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.49% 5.22% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 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
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
172 249 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.34% 27.12% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 122 221 315
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PhD across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

PhD Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

PhD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +10 5 £36,000 +20.00% 2
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 27 (93.10%) Mathematics
1 27 (93.10%) Degree
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
3 22 (75.86%) Physics
3 22 (75.86%) Computer Science
4 21 (72.41%) C++
4 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
5 17 (58.62%) Games
6 16 (55.17%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) C#
8 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (37.93%) Aerospace
10 8 (27.59%) .NET
10 8 (27.59%) WPF
10 8 (27.59%) SDLC
11 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
12 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
12 6 (20.69%) STL
12 6 (20.69%) MFC
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
12 6 (20.69%) Web Development
12 6 (20.69%) HTML5
12 6 (20.69%) Prototyping
12 6 (20.69%) Silverlight
12 6 (20.69%) jQuery
12 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
12 6 (20.69%) WCF
12 6 (20.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (17.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (58.62%) Games
2 11 (37.93%) Aerospace
3 5 (17.24%) Avionics
3 5 (17.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineer
2 18 (62.07%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# WCF Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) WCF Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Computer Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Junior
5 5 (17.24%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
1 8 (27.59%) WPF
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
2 6 (20.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) HTML5
2 6 (20.69%) jQuery
2 6 (20.69%) MFC
2 6 (20.69%) OpenGL
2 6 (20.69%) Silverlight
2 6 (20.69%) STL
2 6 (20.69%) WCF
3 5 (17.24%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 27 (93.10%) Mathematics
2 22 (75.86%) Computer Science
2 22 (75.86%) Physics
3 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
3 5 (17.24%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) SDLC
4 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
4 6 (20.69%) Prototyping
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Computer Vision
5 5 (17.24%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Image Processing
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) MVVM
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C++
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.24%) C
3 5 (17.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Firmware
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