The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PhD
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.57% - 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £30,000
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 Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 233 280 381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 26.60% 26.44% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 249
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

PhD
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for PhD in Milton Keynes

PhD
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PhD.

1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) Algorithms
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Vision
4 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) Physics
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) Logistics
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 4 (23.53%) Signal Processing
7 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) C#

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (11.76%) Maple
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Programmer
2 5 (29.41%) Graduate
2 5 (29.41%) Programmer
2 5 (29.41%) Python Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Python Programmer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) CSS3
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) OpenGL
3 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (5.88%) MFC
3 1 (5.88%) Qt
3 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (52.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Computer Vision
2 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) Physics
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Signal Processing
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) Finite Element Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
7 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
7 2 (11.76%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree