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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 122 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 10 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.41% 0.59% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.71% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -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
775 759 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.81% 34.30% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 541 607 884
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% +3.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 October 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 -9 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Postgraduate
East of England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (79.31%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
3 10 (34.48%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
3 10 (34.48%) Information Security
4 9 (31.03%) Cryptography
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 9 (31.03%) Product Management
4 9 (31.03%) Requirements Management
4 9 (31.03%) Line Management
5 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
5 8 (27.59%) Perl
6 7 (24.14%) C++
6 7 (24.14%) Quality Management
6 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
6 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (20.69%) Applied Mathematics
7 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
8 5 (17.24%) MySQL
8 5 (17.24%) C
8 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
8 5 (17.24%) Biology
8 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (13.79%) Text Mining
9 4 (13.79%) Validation

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
1 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) DVB
2 1 (3.45%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) Text Mining
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Consultant
1 6 (20.69%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Programmer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Head of IT
4 1 (3.45%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Management Information System
3 9 (31.03%) Cryptography
4 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
6 6 (20.69%) Applied Mathematics
7 5 (17.24%) Biology
8 2 (6.90%) Life Science
8 2 (6.90%) Informatics
8 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
9 1 (3.45%) W3C
9 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
9 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Information Security
1 10 (34.48%) Data Protection
2 9 (31.03%) Product Management
2 9 (31.03%) Line Management
2 9 (31.03%) Requirements Management
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Quality Management
4 6 (20.69%) Analytics
5 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
5 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (13.79%) Validation
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) OOP
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Information Management
7 2 (6.90%) Document Management
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Python
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) C
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MBA
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) TickIT
1 1 (3.45%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) SolidWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle