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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 319 311 336
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.093% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.41% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,750 £41,153
% change year-on-year
+5.52% -0.97%
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
2999 2651 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.25% 22.41% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2347 2806
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 (66.67%) PhD
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) Physics
4 3 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) R
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) JUnit
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Grunt
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Robotium
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Research Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Physics
2 3 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Regression Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) R
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) PhD
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware