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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank - 60 60
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 2.29% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.66% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 8
Average salary - £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
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
189 248 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 25.20% 29.88% 36.95%
Number of salaries quoted 167 230 176
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Games
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Physics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Physics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree