The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 20 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.02% 2.01% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 7.14% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
PhD
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 21.43% 28.19% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 36
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

PhD
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Stevenage region.

PhD Salary Trend in Stevenage

PhD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Biology
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (100.00%) Biology
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree