The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 117 112 145
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +33
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 19 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 1.14% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 3.28% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.11%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
815 823 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.97% 34.62% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 609 674 908
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,490 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Postgraduate
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 11 £45,000 +10.42% 3
Postgraduate
East of England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (76.67%) Degree
2 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
2 13 (43.33%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) Python
4 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
5 8 (26.67%) Perl
5 8 (26.67%) Grid Computing
6 7 (23.33%) Project Management
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Product Management
6 7 (23.33%) Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 6 (20.00%) Text Mining
7 6 (20.00%) C
7 6 (20.00%) Information Security
7 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
8 5 (16.67%) MySQL
8 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
8 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
8 5 (16.67%) Biology
9 4 (13.33%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) JavaScript

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) MediaWiki
1 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) ATM
2 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Text Mining
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Big Data
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.33%) GCC
2 1 (3.33%) SCons
2 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
2 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
1 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
2 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 8 (26.67%) Grid Computing
4 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 5 (16.67%) Biology
6 3 (10.00%) Informatics
6 3 (10.00%) Life Science
7 2 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (3.33%) W3C
8 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (3.33%) Semantic Web
8 1 (3.33%) Wiki
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (23.33%) Product Management
1 7 (23.33%) Analytics
2 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (20.00%) TDD
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.00%) OOP
4 3 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Document Management
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C++
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) C
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MBA
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) TickIT
1 1 (3.33%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Technology Partnership
Posted: 15 days ago