The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 50 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 4 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.02% - 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.06% - 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 15
Median salary £120,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.70% +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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 66 107 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.75% 25.91% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 97 132
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

PhD
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for PhD in Newcastle upon Tyne

PhD
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PhD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) REST

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago