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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank - 110 101
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 0 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.61% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.53% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 24
Average salary - £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +34.28%
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
541 717 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.58% 39.79% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 467 581 606
Average salary £43,900 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.02% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
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 6 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Cryptography
3 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) Product Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (60.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Text Mining
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Text Mining
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (20.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (60.00%) Product Management
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Line Management
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat