The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 239 241 211
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 13 2 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.030% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.097% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 56
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,650 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+18.88% +19.16%
Postgraduate
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2129 2066 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.25% 31.50% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1617 2093
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in the East of England

Postgraduate
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £42,500 +11.11%
Essex - 2 - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (95.83%) Degree
2 12 (50.00%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (41.67%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) Cryptography
3 10 (41.67%) Data Protection
3 10 (41.67%) Product Management
3 10 (41.67%) Line Management
3 10 (41.67%) Requirements Management
4 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 6 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (20.83%) Text Mining
7 4 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (16.67%) Informatics
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Life Science
7 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Puppet
7 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (16.67%) Big Data
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Ansible
7 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Linux

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Text Mining
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Systems Architect
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) CSS3
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 10 (41.67%) Cryptography
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Informatics
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Life Science
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.33%) Telematics
4 2 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (4.17%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 10 (41.67%) Product Management
2 10 (41.67%) Line Management
2 10 (41.67%) Requirements Management
3 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) CAD
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.33%) SolidWorks