The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 55 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 29 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.04% 1.05% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.58% 3.48% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 201 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.69% 30.27% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 252 177 285
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PhD
East Midlands

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton +10 29 £30,000 -6.25% 3
Wellingborough - 1 £30,000 -
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 36 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (75.00%) C#
2 27 (75.00%) Windows
3 26 (72.22%) Degree
4 25 (69.44%) Mathematics
4 25 (69.44%) Physics
5 20 (55.56%) Games
6 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
6 19 (52.78%) Web Development
7 16 (44.44%) HTML5
7 16 (44.44%) WCF
7 16 (44.44%) WPF
7 16 (44.44%) Silverlight
7 16 (44.44%) jQuery
7 16 (44.44%) .NET
7 16 (44.44%) HTML
7 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 11 (30.56%) C
8 11 (30.56%) C++
9 10 (27.78%) Java
10 9 (25.00%) Oracle
10 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (25.00%) Image Processing
11 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
11 8 (22.22%) EJB
11 8 (22.22%) JSP
11 8 (22.22%) Servlets
11 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 8 (22.22%) SQL

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (55.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Graduate
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) HTML5
1 16 (44.44%) WCF
1 16 (44.44%) WPF
1 16 (44.44%) Silverlight
1 16 (44.44%) jQuery
1 16 (44.44%) .NET
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
1 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 8 (22.22%) EJB
2 8 (22.22%) JSP
2 8 (22.22%) Servlets
2 8 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (69.44%) Mathematics
2 25 (69.44%) Physics
3 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
1 19 (52.78%) Web Development
2 9 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (5.56%) Signal Processing
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) C
2 11 (30.56%) C++
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (72.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Squid
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Cummins
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago