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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhD
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.90% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
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 Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 121 149 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 21.80% 19.84% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 105 127 159
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +17.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PhD
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 - 5 £32,500 - 3
PhD
East Midlands

PhD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Physics
3 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
3 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) C#
5 9 (52.94%) C++
5 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
5 9 (52.94%) Computer Vision
6 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
6 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 8 (47.06%) Windows
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
10 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
10 4 (23.53%) MVC
10 4 (23.53%) Electronics
10 4 (23.53%) Python
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 4 (23.53%) CSS
10 4 (23.53%) Web Development
10 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
10 4 (23.53%) CSS3
11 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
11 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux

PhD
Top Related 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 1 (5.88%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Graduate
3 4 (23.53%) IoT Developer
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%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
3 3 (17.65%) Yocto
4 1 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.88%) MFC
4 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Physics
3 9 (52.94%) Computer Vision
3 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Image Processing
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Signal Processing
7 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
7 2 (11.76%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) MATLAB
6 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Firmware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 4 days ago