Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
Hertfordshire > Borehamwood
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing PhD 46 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood 29.11% 6.19% 10.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.50% 18.18% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 69 12 28
Borehamwood median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +22.81% +7.55%
10th Percentile £27,250 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £30,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +22.81% -34.86%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Borehamwood
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 33 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood 50.63% 34.02% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 80 32 63
Borehamwood median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £27,250 £31,325 £26,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,000 £42,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Borehamwood

Job postings citing PhD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 45 (97.83%) Telecoms
2 44 (95.65%) LabVIEW
3 32 (69.57%) MATLAB
4 31 (67.39%) C++
4 31 (67.39%) Computer Science
4 31 (67.39%) Signal Processing
5 30 (65.22%) Physics
6 23 (50.00%) Acoustics
6 23 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (43.48%) Degree
8 17 (36.96%) Algorithms
8 17 (36.96%) Machine Learning
9 15 (32.61%) Data Acquisition
9 15 (32.61%) Optoelectronics
9 15 (32.61%) Mathematics
9 15 (32.61%) Data Analysis
10 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
11 13 (28.26%) C
12 12 (26.09%) Finite Element Analysis
13 9 (19.57%) System Testing
14 6 (13.04%) Zemax
15 2 (4.35%) Electronics
15 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter

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:

Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Zemax
Development Applications
1 44 (95.65%) LabVIEW
General
1 45 (97.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) MATLAB Engineer
1 17 (36.96%) Process Engineer
2 15 (32.61%) Test Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) Scientific Software Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Scientific Software Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) Software Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Optical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (67.39%) Computer Science
2 23 (50.00%) Acoustics
2 23 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (36.96%) Algorithms
4 15 (32.61%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Signal Processing
2 30 (65.22%) Physics
3 17 (36.96%) Machine Learning
4 15 (32.61%) Data Acquisition
4 15 (32.61%) Data Analysis
4 15 (32.61%) Mathematics
5 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 12 (26.09%) Finite Element Analysis
7 9 (19.57%) System Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) MATLAB
2 31 (67.39%) C++
3 13 (28.26%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree