Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for PhD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD, DPhil, EngD, Doctorate)
England > North East
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 110 103
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.072% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.36% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
North East median annual salary - - £40,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 247 281 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.99% 20.20% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 134 212 304
North East median annual salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,475 £21,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,050 £66,250 £63,594
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for PhD in the North East

PhD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for PhD in the North East