The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 859 859 893
Rank change year-on-year
0 +34
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 37 61 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.061% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 46
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,250 £41,930
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.57%
Postgraduate
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24935 27253 30102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.34% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20244 21581 24365
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in England

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in England

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in England

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in England

Postgraduate
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 13 £40,000 -5.88% 1
London -21 9 £39,084 -25.55% 7
East of England - 9 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -24 2 £27,500 -15.38% 3
North West - 1 £36,070 - 1
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 88 (68.22%) Degree
2 41 (31.78%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (31.01%) SQL Server
4 25 (19.38%) Mathematics
5 24 (18.60%) SQL
5 24 (18.60%) Project Management
6 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (17.05%) RedGate
8 20 (15.50%) Statistics
8 20 (15.50%) Finance
8 20 (15.50%) .NET
9 19 (14.73%) Java
10 18 (13.95%) Windows
10 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
10 18 (13.95%) User Experience
11 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
12 16 (12.40%) C++
12 16 (12.40%) Analytics
13 15 (11.63%) Coaching
13 15 (11.63%) SDLC
13 15 (11.63%) Big Data
13 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2
13 15 (11.63%) Python
14 14 (10.85%) OO
14 14 (10.85%) Machine Learning
15 12 (9.30%) R
15 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (9.30%) DevOps
15 12 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (9.30%) HTML

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.20%) SAS
2 5 (3.88%) Confluence
3 4 (3.10%) CMS
4 3 (2.33%) Apache
4 3 (2.33%) Drupal
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.33%) WordPress
5 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.55%) Node.js
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) 3ds Max
2 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (2.33%) Maya
3 3 (2.33%) SPSS
4 2 (1.55%) EViews
4 2 (1.55%) MS Office
4 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Lorenzo
1 2 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Internet
1 4 (3.10%) LAN
1 4 (3.10%) SAN
1 4 (3.10%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (3.10%) WLAN
2 2 (1.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
2 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) Big Data
3 9 (6.98%) MySQL
4 6 (4.65%) Data Mining
4 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.10%) DB2
6 4 (3.10%) GIS
6 4 (3.10%) Informix
6 4 (3.10%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.10%) SAP HANA
7 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.55%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.65%) Subversion
4 5 (3.88%) JIRA
5 4 (3.10%) ERwin
6 2 (1.55%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.55%) JUnit
6 2 (1.55%) Maven
6 2 (1.55%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (15.50%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Retail
3 10 (7.75%) Marketing
4 7 (5.43%) Games
5 6 (4.65%) Legal
6 5 (3.88%) Automotive
6 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) Front Office
8 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (13.18%) Designer
2 16 (12.40%) Developer
2 16 (12.40%) Graduate
3 15 (11.63%) UX Designer
4 14 (10.85%) Analyst
5 12 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Data Scientist
6 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) IT Graduate
8 6 (4.65%) Junior
8 6 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 5 (3.88%) Graduate 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.88%) Graduate Help Desk Support
9 5 (3.88%) Graduate IT Support
9 5 (3.88%) Research Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.50%) .NET
2 12 (9.30%) CSS
2 12 (9.30%) HTML
3 10 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (7.75%) XML
4 9 (6.98%) JSON
5 8 (6.20%) jQuery
6 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.65%) Middleware
6 6 (4.65%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (3.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (3.88%) CSS3
7 5 (3.88%) OpenCL
7 5 (3.88%) OpenCV
7 5 (3.88%) STL
7 5 (3.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (3.88%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (3.88%) Web Services
8 4 (3.10%) HTML5
8 4 (3.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (31.78%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (19.38%) Mathematics
3 20 (15.50%) Statistics
4 18 (13.95%) User Experience
5 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
6 11 (8.53%) Physics
7 10 (7.75%) Economics
8 9 (6.98%) Algorithms
9 7 (5.43%) Visualisation
10 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
10 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
11 5 (3.88%) NHS
11 5 (3.88%) Social Media
11 5 (3.88%) Streaming Video
12 4 (3.10%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (3.10%) Data Integration
12 4 (3.10%) Data Structures
12 4 (3.10%) Internet of Things
12 4 (3.10%) Ontologies
12 4 (3.10%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.95%) Windows
2 12 (9.30%) Linux
3 10 (7.75%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.88%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.88%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.10%) Unix
6 2 (1.55%) Android
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.60%) Project Management
2 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
4 16 (12.40%) Analytics
5 15 (11.63%) Coaching
5 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 15 (11.63%) SDLC
6 14 (10.85%) Machine Learning
6 14 (10.85%) OO
7 12 (9.30%) DevOps
7 12 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (8.53%) ITIL
9 10 (7.75%) Change Management
10 9 (6.98%) ITSM
10 9 (6.98%) Scrum
11 8 (6.20%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.20%) Service Management
12 7 (5.43%) Logistics
12 7 (5.43%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.43%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.60%) SQL
2 19 (14.73%) Java
3 16 (12.40%) C++
4 15 (11.63%) Python
5 12 (9.30%) C#
5 12 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.30%) R
6 11 (8.53%) MATLAB
7 9 (6.98%) C
7 9 (6.98%) PHP
8 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.88%) VBA
10 4 (3.10%) Scala
11 3 (2.33%) Perl
11 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.55%) Tcl
13 1 (0.78%) Lua
Qualifications
1 88 (68.22%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.10%) CITP
4 4 (3.10%) MBA
4 4 (3.10%) MCDBA
4 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.33%) APMG
5 3 (2.33%) PhD
6 2 (1.55%) MCSA
6 2 (1.55%) MCSE
6 2 (1.55%) OCP
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.78%) HND
7 1 (0.78%) ISEB
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) ISO13485
1 5 (3.88%) MISRA
2 2 (1.55%) DICOM
2 2 (1.55%) HL7
2 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.78%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (17.05%) RedGate
2 12 (9.30%) VMware
3 7 (5.43%) Symantec
4 6 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle
5 5 (3.88%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.88%) IBM
6 4 (3.10%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.10%) SAP
6 4 (3.10%) Sybase
7 3 (2.33%) Adobe
7 3 (2.33%) Autodesk
7 3 (2.33%) Google
8 2 (1.55%) Remedy
8 2 (1.55%) Twitter
9 1 (0.78%) Netezza
9 1 (0.78%) OpenText
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.78%) RedDot
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Advantage Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ticketmaster
Salary: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
University of Essex
Salary: From £31,665 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £41 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience + good benefits
Posted: 22 days ago