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 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
Postgraduate
Rank 110 97 121
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 10 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.90% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 2.36% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,077
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.14%
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
647 593 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.80% 37.92% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 443 504 673
Average salary £39,650 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.87% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (95.24%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (28.57%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Text Mining
4 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
4 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (23.81%) Grid Computing
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Applied Mathematics
4 5 (23.81%) Requirements Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
4 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 5 (23.81%) Product Management
4 5 (23.81%) Line Management
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Information Retrieval
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.76%) MediaWiki
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Text Mining
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.76%) GCC
2 1 (4.76%) SCons
2 1 (4.76%) GoogleTest
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Principal Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Senior C++ Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) Applied Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Grid Computing
3 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Informatics
4 3 (14.29%) Life Science
5 1 (4.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Requirements Management
2 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
2 5 (23.81%) Product Management
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Information Security
2 5 (23.81%) Line Management
3 4 (19.05%) Information Retrieval
3 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) SolidWorks
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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