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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 77 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing PhD 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.31% 0.51% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 1.60% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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
272 187 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.51% 31.48% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 248 158 232
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 3 £32,500 -
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) Physics
2 9 (90.00%) Games
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) Web Development
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) WPF
4 7 (70.00%) Silverlight
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (20.00%) Automotive
5 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) EJB
6 1 (10.00%) JSP
6 1 (10.00%) Servlets

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Software Developer
2 9 (90.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (90.00%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Research Scientist
4 2 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) Silverlight
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle