Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 190 216
Rank change year-on-year -39 +26 +29
Permanent jobs citing PhD 3 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.059% 0.72% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 3.33% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 79 57
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £35,950 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,600 £42,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 970 1,232 1,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.23% 21.68% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 781 965 1,287
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,912
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.07% +4.25%

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PhD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PhD in the East Midlands

PhD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for PhD in the East Midlands

PhD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +15 2 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -31 1 £41,500 +10.67% 1
PhD
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing PhD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for PhD.

1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Econometrics
1 1 (33.33%) IC Design
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Optoelectronics

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Econometrics
1 1 (33.33%) IC Design
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA