The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 24 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.11% - 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% - 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £95,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
PhD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Qualifications Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 25 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.19% 13.74% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 119
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

PhD
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Canary Wharf region.

PhD Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

PhD
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Stochastic Calculus
1 4 (80.00%) Monte Carlo Method
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) VBA

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Quantitative Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stochastic Calculus
1 4 (80.00%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) VBA