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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 77 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing PhD 12 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.49% 1.35% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.82% 5.43% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
176 221 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.89% 24.78% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 145 200 277
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,020 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +5 12 £35,000 +55.55%
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 13 (68.42%) Physics
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
4 9 (47.37%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) Firmware
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) Electronics
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 8 (42.11%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
5 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
5 8 (42.11%) Yocto
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development

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 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) IoT Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Junior
5 4 (21.05%) Junior Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Junior Web Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
2 8 (42.11%) Yocto
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (5.26%) MFC
5 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
5 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Physics
2 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
3 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Vision
4 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) MVVM
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware