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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - 85 70
Permanent jobs citing PhD 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.38% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £35,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
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 Warwickshire region.

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 266 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.89% 28.73% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 144 221 114
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

PhD
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

PhD Salary Trend in Warwickshire

PhD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (72.73%) Sun
1 8 (72.73%) Sun Certification
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Pair Programming
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Fortran
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) Parallel Programming

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Architect
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Java Architect
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Java Architect
3 7 (63.64%) Senior Architect
4 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Programmer
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (9.09%) Consultant
7 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Pair Programming
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Sun Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Sun
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft