The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 72 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing PhD 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.65% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.39% 2.74% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
PhD
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
209 146 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 27.14% 19.65% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 174 128 120
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,300 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PhD
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

PhD Salary Trend in Coventry

PhD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PhD.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Yocto

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware