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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
Hertfordshire / Borehamwood
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 39 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood 38.24% 4.35% 7.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.52% 27.27% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 3 8
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +19.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 69 11 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood 67.65% 15.94% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 69 10 32
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 56 (84.85%) Telecoms
2 51 (77.27%) LabVIEW
3 43 (65.15%) Physics
4 42 (63.64%) Degree
5 40 (60.61%) Computer Science
5 40 (60.61%) C++
6 34 (51.52%) MATLAB
6 34 (51.52%) Signal Processing
7 30 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (39.39%) Software Engineering
9 17 (25.76%) Data Analysis
10 16 (24.24%) Algorithms
11 14 (21.21%) Machine Learning
12 13 (19.70%) C
13 11 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
13 11 (16.67%) Mathematics
14 10 (15.15%) System Testing
15 8 (12.12%) Zemax
16 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
16 6 (9.09%) JSON
16 6 (9.09%) Visualisation
16 6 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
16 6 (9.09%) Node.js
16 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
16 6 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
16 6 (9.09%) C#
16 6 (9.09%) HTML
16 6 (9.09%) Java
16 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
16 6 (9.09%) CSS

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 8 (12.12%) Zemax
Development Applications
1 51 (77.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 56 (84.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) Test Engineer
3 20 (30.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 20 (30.30%) Scientific Software Developer
3 20 (30.30%) Scientific Software Engineer
3 20 (30.30%) Software Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) MATLAB Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Process Engineer
5 12 (18.18%) Optical Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Ajax
1 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 6 (9.09%) CSS
1 6 (9.09%) HTML
1 6 (9.09%) JSON
1 6 (9.09%) Node.js
1 6 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (60.61%) Computer Science
2 30 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (24.24%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Physics
2 34 (51.52%) Signal Processing
3 26 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 17 (25.76%) Data Analysis
5 14 (21.21%) Machine Learning
6 11 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
6 11 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 10 (15.15%) System Testing
8 6 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 6 (9.09%) OO
8 6 (9.09%) Visualisation
8 6 (9.09%) Web Development
9 3 (4.55%) Finite Element Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (60.61%) C++
2 34 (51.52%) MATLAB
3 13 (19.70%) C
4 6 (9.09%) C#
4 6 (9.09%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (63.64%) Degree
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £30k to £40k + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday