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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 246 217 272
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +55
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 10 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 1.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 10
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £36,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
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
2309 2040 2779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.50% 28.67% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1689 2348
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 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 -17 9 £34,500 -18.82% 2
Hertfordshire -23 1 - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (30.00%) C++
5 8 (26.67%) Perl
6 7 (23.33%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (20.00%) Information Security
8 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
8 5 (16.67%) MySQL
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management
8 5 (16.67%) Linux
8 5 (16.67%) C
8 5 (16.67%) Product Management
8 5 (16.67%) Line Management
8 5 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
8 5 (16.67%) Biology
8 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
8 5 (16.67%) Text Mining
8 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
8 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (13.33%) Web Services
9 4 (13.33%) Grid Computing

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) DVB
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) ATM
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) Text Mining
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Programmer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
4 5 (16.67%) Biology
4 5 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 4 (13.33%) Grid Computing
6 3 (10.00%) Life Science
6 3 (10.00%) Informatics
7 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
8 1 (3.33%) W3C
8 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (3.33%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Analytics
2 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Product Management
3 5 (16.67%) Line Management
3 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 5 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Information Retrieval
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) Information Management
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 5 (16.67%) C
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MBA
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) TickIT
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.67%) SolidWorks
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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