The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 124 118 155
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 14 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 0.89% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.76% 2.54% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,077
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -7.14%
Postgraduate
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
795 786 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.69% 35.06% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 563 656 913
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 10 £40,000 -1.84% 5
Postgraduate
East of England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (80.65%) Degree
2 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
2 13 (41.94%) Mathematics
2 13 (41.94%) Visualisation
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Python
4 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (29.03%) Perl
6 8 (25.81%) Grid Computing
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Web Services
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 6 (19.35%) Linux
8 6 (19.35%) C
8 6 (19.35%) Information Security
8 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (19.35%) TDD
8 6 (19.35%) Text Mining
8 6 (19.35%) Information Retrieval
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
9 5 (16.13%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (16.13%) Biology
9 5 (16.13%) Product Management
9 5 (16.13%) Line Management
9 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
9 5 (16.13%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (16.13%) Requirements Management
9 5 (16.13%) Quality Management

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.23%) MediaWiki
1 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) DVB
2 1 (3.23%) ATM
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Text Mining
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) GCC
2 1 (3.23%) SCons
2 1 (3.23%) GoogleTest
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) Principal Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.23%) Head of IT Security
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Mathematics
1 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
1 13 (41.94%) Visualisation
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Grid Computing
4 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
5 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
5 5 (16.13%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (16.13%) Biology
6 3 (9.68%) Life Science
6 3 (9.68%) Informatics
7 1 (3.23%) W3C
7 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
7 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) TDD
2 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
2 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
2 6 (19.35%) Analytics
2 6 (19.35%) Information Retrieval
2 6 (19.35%) Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) Line Management
3 5 (16.13%) Product Management
3 5 (16.13%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (16.13%) Requirements Management
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Quality Management
4 3 (9.68%) OOP
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C++
2 12 (38.71%) Python
3 9 (29.03%) Perl
4 6 (19.35%) C
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MBA
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.23%) TickIT
1 1 (3.23%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) SolidWorks
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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