The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 311 319 336
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 4 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% 0.11% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.50% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+32.30% -7.14%
Postgraduate
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2738 2609 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.65% 21.79% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 2270 2721
Average salary £50,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in the City of London

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in the City of London

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (77.78%) PhD
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) R
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Android
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Grunt
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Grunt
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Robotium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Statistics
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) R
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) PhD
2 5 (55.56%) Degree