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

PhD
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 49 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 +26  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 29 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.03% 3.19% 1.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.83% 13.77% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 45
Northamptonshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 154 167 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 26.74% 23.19% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 465 397 502
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.40% -7.50%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing PhD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for PhD in Northamptonshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for PhD in Northamptonshire

PhD
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PhD in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PhD in Northamptonshire

PhD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 29 £37,500 -6.25% 2
PhD
East Midlands

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

1 35 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 33 (94.29%) Mathematics
3 31 (88.57%) C++
4 28 (80.00%) Linux
5 27 (77.14%) Computer Vision
6 26 (74.29%) Windows
7 25 (71.43%) Physics
8 24 (68.57%) Degree
8 24 (68.57%) Software Engineering
9 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
11 19 (54.29%) Algorithms
12 18 (51.43%) Image Processing
13 17 (48.57%) OO
14 16 (45.71%) MATLAB
14 16 (45.71%) Signal Processing
15 13 (37.14%) Games
15 13 (37.14%) C#
15 13 (37.14%) Computer Science Degree
16 12 (34.29%) Scrum
17 11 (31.43%) Electronics
17 11 (31.43%) Python
17 11 (31.43%) C
18 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
19 8 (22.86%) OOP
19 8 (22.86%) GitHub
20 7 (20.00%) LabVIEW
20 7 (20.00%) Maple
21 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
21 4 (11.43%) Firmware

PhD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 7 (20.00%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) LabVIEW
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (37.14%) Games
2 11 (31.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) C Software Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Vision Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Software Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Graduate
2 9 (25.71%) Research Scientist
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Yocto
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) EJB
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) JSP
2 2 (5.71%) Servlets
2 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (54.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Mathematics
2 27 (77.14%) Computer Vision
3 25 (71.43%) Physics
4 24 (68.57%) Software Engineering
5 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (51.43%) Image Processing
7 17 (48.57%) OO
8 16 (45.71%) Signal Processing
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum
10 9 (25.71%) Machine Learning
11 8 (22.86%) OOP
12 4 (11.43%) Web Development
13 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) C++
2 16 (45.71%) MATLAB
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 11 (31.43%) C
4 11 (31.43%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) Degree
2 13 (37.14%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
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Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago