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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 868 868 920
Rank change year-on-year
0 +52
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 54 65 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.063% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 46
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £37,500 £39,073
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £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
26009 28280 30636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.43% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21156 22286 24772
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

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 6 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 6 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
London +6 20 £45,983 -12.41%
East of England - 15 £20,500 - 3
South East +24 12 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -17 3 £27,500 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
North West - 1 £36,070 - 2
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 98 (70.50%) Degree
2 43 (30.94%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (30.22%) SQL Server
4 28 (20.14%) SQL
4 28 (20.14%) Finance
5 27 (19.42%) Mathematics
6 26 (18.71%) RedGate
7 25 (17.99%) Project Management
8 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (15.83%) Statistics
10 21 (15.11%) Java
11 20 (14.39%) .NET
11 20 (14.39%) Computer Science
12 19 (13.67%) Windows
13 18 (12.95%) Software Engineering
13 18 (12.95%) User Experience
14 17 (12.23%) SDLC
14 17 (12.23%) C++
14 17 (12.23%) OO
15 16 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (11.51%) VMware
15 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (11.51%) Coaching
15 16 (11.51%) Analytics
16 15 (10.79%) DevOps
16 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2
17 14 (10.07%) Change Management
18 13 (9.35%) R
18 13 (9.35%) Machine Learning
18 13 (9.35%) Big Data

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 7 (5.04%) SAS
2 5 (3.60%) Confluence
3 4 (2.88%) CMS
4 3 (2.16%) Apache
4 3 (2.16%) Drupal
4 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.16%) WordPress
5 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) 3ds Max
2 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.16%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (2.16%) Maya
3 3 (2.16%) SPSS
4 2 (1.44%) EViews
4 2 (1.44%) MS Office
4 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Lorenzo
1 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Office 365
2 3 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.16%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Internet
1 4 (2.88%) LAN
1 4 (2.88%) SAN
1 4 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (2.88%) WLAN
2 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
3 2 (1.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) RS-232
4 1 (0.72%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.35%) Big Data
3 9 (6.47%) MySQL
4 6 (4.32%) Data Mining
4 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.88%) DB2
6 4 (2.88%) GIS
6 4 (2.88%) Informix
6 4 (2.88%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.88%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.72%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.47%) Subversion
4 5 (3.60%) JIRA
4 5 (3.60%) JUnit
4 5 (3.60%) Maven
4 5 (3.60%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.88%) ERwin
6 2 (1.44%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.44%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 28 (20.14%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Retail
3 9 (6.47%) Marketing
4 8 (5.76%) Legal
5 7 (5.04%) Games
5 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.60%) Automotive
6 5 (3.60%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (13.67%) Graduate
2 17 (12.23%) Designer
3 16 (11.51%) Developer
4 15 (10.79%) Analyst
4 15 (10.79%) UX Designer
5 14 (10.07%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.04%) Data Scientist
7 7 (5.04%) IT Graduate
7 7 (5.04%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.04%) Junior
8 6 (4.32%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Embedded C Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 5 (3.60%) Graduate Help Desk Support
9 5 (3.60%) Graduate IT Support
9 5 (3.60%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.39%) .NET
2 12 (8.63%) XML
3 11 (7.91%) CSS
3 11 (7.91%) HTML
4 9 (6.47%) JSON
5 8 (5.76%) jQuery
5 8 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (4.32%) Middleware
7 5 (3.60%) Apache Camel
7 5 (3.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (3.60%) CSS3
7 5 (3.60%) OpenCL
7 5 (3.60%) OpenCV
7 5 (3.60%) OSGi
7 5 (3.60%) STL
7 5 (3.60%) Swing
7 5 (3.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (3.60%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (3.60%) Web Services
7 5 (3.60%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 43 (30.94%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (19.42%) Mathematics
3 22 (15.83%) Statistics
4 20 (14.39%) Computer Science
5 18 (12.95%) User Experience
6 11 (7.91%) Physics
7 10 (7.19%) Economics
8 9 (6.47%) Algorithms
9 7 (5.04%) Management Information System
9 7 (5.04%) NHS
10 6 (4.32%) Mobile App
11 5 (3.60%) Social Media
11 5 (3.60%) Streaming Video
11 5 (3.60%) Visualisation
12 4 (2.88%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (2.88%) Data Integration
12 4 (2.88%) Data Structures
12 4 (2.88%) Internet of Things
12 4 (2.88%) Ontologies
12 4 (2.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.67%) Windows
2 12 (8.63%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.47%) Linux
4 5 (3.60%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.60%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.16%) Unix
6 2 (1.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.99%) Project Management
2 23 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.95%) Software Engineering
4 17 (12.23%) OO
4 17 (12.23%) SDLC
5 16 (11.51%) Analytics
5 16 (11.51%) Coaching
5 16 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (10.79%) DevOps
6 15 (10.79%) PRINCE2
7 14 (10.07%) Change Management
8 13 (9.35%) Machine Learning
9 11 (7.91%) ITIL
10 9 (6.47%) ITSM
10 9 (6.47%) Logistics
10 9 (6.47%) Quality Management
10 9 (6.47%) Scrum
10 9 (6.47%) Service Management
11 8 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.14%) SQL
2 21 (15.11%) Java
3 17 (12.23%) C++
4 13 (9.35%) R
5 11 (7.91%) C
5 11 (7.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.91%) MATLAB
5 11 (7.91%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.91%) Python
6 9 (6.47%) C#
6 9 (6.47%) PHP
7 6 (4.32%) VBA
8 4 (2.88%) Scala
9 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.44%) Perl
10 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 98 (70.50%) Degree
2 11 (7.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.60%) MBA
5 4 (2.88%) CITP
5 4 (2.88%) MCDBA
5 4 (2.88%) PhD
5 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.16%) APMG
7 2 (1.44%) ISEB
7 2 (1.44%) MCSA
7 2 (1.44%) MCSE
7 2 (1.44%) OCP
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.72%) HND
8 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) ISO13485
1 5 (3.60%) MISRA
2 2 (1.44%) DICOM
2 2 (1.44%) HL7
2 2 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) COSHH
System Software
1 16 (11.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (18.71%) RedGate
2 16 (11.51%) VMware
3 11 (7.91%) Symantec
4 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle
5 5 (3.60%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
6 4 (2.88%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.88%) SAP
6 4 (2.88%) Sybase
7 3 (2.16%) Adobe
7 3 (2.16%) Autodesk
7 3 (2.16%) Google
8 2 (1.44%) Remedy
8 2 (1.44%) Twitter
9 1 (0.72%) OpenText
9 1 (0.72%) RedDot
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