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 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
Postgraduate
Rank 96 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 0.27% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 0.72% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+10.49% +5.23%
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
431 552 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.56% 37.91% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 313 490 458
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,164 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Postgraduate 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Python
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Big Data
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Life Science
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (23.08%) C++
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Perl
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Support Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Manager
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate 1st Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate Help Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Graduate
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Life Science
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Biology
3 2 (15.38%) Health Informatics
3 2 (15.38%) Informatics
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Grid Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Analytics
1 3 (23.08%) Bioinformatics
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Behavioural Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) CAD
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
3 1 (7.69%) Full Text Search
3 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Lua
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 2 (15.38%) VMware