The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.66%
Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 106 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 40.71% 75.71% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 71
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £33,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PhD
Hertfordshire

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 17 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) ASIC
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Verilog
1 2 (100.00%) Cadence
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) ASIC
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Verilog
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Cadence