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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 262 226 229
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 14 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.18% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.62% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 45
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,600 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+47.69% -
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
2304 2100 2818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.36% 29.64% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1661 2331
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 26 November 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
Cambridgeshire +2 13 £42,500 +11.84% 5
Hertfordshire -13 1 - - 1
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (76.67%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
3 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (30.00%) Analytics
5 9 (30.00%) Perl
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) C++
7 7 (23.33%) Requirements Management
7 7 (23.33%) Text Mining
7 7 (23.33%) Cryptography
7 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (23.33%) Information Security
7 7 (23.33%) Line Management
7 7 (23.33%) Product Management
7 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
7 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
8 6 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
8 6 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (16.67%) C
9 5 (16.67%) MySQL
9 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 5 (16.67%) Biology
9 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Text Mining
2 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Mechanical Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
3 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (23.33%) Cryptography
4 6 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (16.67%) Biology
5 5 (16.67%) Informatics
5 5 (16.67%) Life Science
6 2 (6.67%) Grid Computing
7 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
7 1 (3.33%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Analytics
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) Information Security
3 7 (23.33%) Requirements Management
3 7 (23.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (23.33%) Product Management
3 7 (23.33%) Line Management
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) CAD
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Information Management
7 2 (6.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) Perl
3 7 (23.33%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) C
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) SolidWorks
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + top benefits + prospects
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire borders
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £23573 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago