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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank 71 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing PhD 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.97% 1.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 4.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
174 162 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.99% 25.84% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 129
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PhD across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) Electronics
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Physics
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (84.62%) Image Processing
2 11 (84.62%) Pattern Recognition
3 10 (76.92%) Artificial Intelligence

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Physics
1 13 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (76.92%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) Image Processing
2 11 (84.62%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree