The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
Hertfordshire / Borehamwood
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 30 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood 46.15% 13.33% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.50% 44.44% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 1
Median salary £32,750 £32,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.34% +20.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

PhD is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood.

Academic & Professional Certification
Borehamwood
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 48 27 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood 73.85% 30.00% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 14
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Borehamwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Borehamwood citing PhD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Borehamwood

PhD
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Salary trend for PhD in Borehamwood

PhD
Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Borehamwood over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Borehamwood

PhD
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Borehamwood region with a requirement for PhD.

1 35 (77.78%) Telecoms
1 35 (77.78%) Degree
2 33 (73.33%) Physics
3 28 (62.22%) Computer Science
3 28 (62.22%) C++
4 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
5 23 (51.11%) LabVIEW
6 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (35.56%) Web Development
7 16 (35.56%) ZeroMQ
7 16 (35.56%) C#
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
7 16 (35.56%) Java
7 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 16 (35.56%) CSS
7 16 (35.56%) OO
7 16 (35.56%) Visualisation
7 16 (35.56%) Data Visualisation
7 16 (35.56%) Node.js
8 14 (31.11%) Front End Development
9 13 (28.89%) JSON
9 13 (28.89%) Ajax
10 12 (26.67%) Signal Processing
10 12 (26.67%) MATLAB
11 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
11 8 (17.78%) System Testing
12 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
13 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
14 3 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
14 3 (6.67%) C

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Borehamwood 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:

Development Applications
1 23 (51.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 35 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (24.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (24.44%) Web Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) Optical Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) Scientific Software Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.44%) MATLAB Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) CSS
1 16 (35.56%) HTML
1 16 (35.56%) Node.js
1 16 (35.56%) ZeroMQ
2 13 (28.89%) Ajax
2 13 (28.89%) JSON
3 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (62.22%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Physics
2 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
3 16 (35.56%) Data Visualisation
3 16 (35.56%) OO
3 16 (35.56%) Visualisation
3 16 (35.56%) Web Development
4 14 (31.11%) Front End Development
5 12 (26.67%) Signal Processing
6 8 (17.78%) System Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
9 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.44%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C++
2 16 (35.56%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (77.78%) Degree
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
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