The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 95 101 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -40
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 16 8 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.91% 0.54% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.51% 1.43% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 54
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,950 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+47.69% +3.17%
Postgraduate
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
637 561 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.42% 37.98% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 438 432 612
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in Cambridge

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate.

1 25 (96.15%) Degree
2 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 12 (46.15%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
3 10 (38.46%) Information Security
3 10 (38.46%) Requirements Management
3 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
3 10 (38.46%) Product Management
3 10 (38.46%) Line Management
4 9 (34.62%) Python
5 8 (30.77%) Text Mining
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
7 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 6 (23.08%) Applied Mathematics
7 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) Puppet
7 6 (23.08%) Big Data
7 6 (23.08%) Ansible
7 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Text Mining
2 6 (23.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Principal Consultant
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
3 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Developer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Support
3 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) RESTful
1 2 (7.69%) HTML5
1 2 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 10 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
3 6 (23.08%) Applied Mathematics
3 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (19.23%) Life Science
4 5 (19.23%) Informatics
5 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Project Management
2 10 (38.46%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) Requirements Management
2 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
2 10 (38.46%) Product Management
2 10 (38.46%) Line Management
3 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 6 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Information Management
7 1 (3.85%) Document Management
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) SolidWorks
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