The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 323 319 329
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.050% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,026
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.18%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3106 2680 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.95% 22.34% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2555 2360 2744
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Postgraduate
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) PhD
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Physics
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Cluster Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) R
4 3 (42.86%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
5 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Research Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cluster Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Regression Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) R
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware