The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 844 772 802
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +30
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 58 84 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.081% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 81
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+43.51% -18.12%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30548 28855 32597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 27.73% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24664 23524 27845
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in England

Postgraduate
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -59 20 £51,879 -5.67% 2
South East -16 18 £65,000 +4.00% 3
East of England -35 10 £47,000 +39.25% 1
South West - 8 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands 0 1 £37,500 +17.18%
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 63 (60.00%) Degree
2 55 (52.38%) Finance
3 37 (35.24%) C++
4 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 28 (26.67%) SQL
6 26 (24.76%) Project Management
7 24 (22.86%) Software Engineering
8 23 (21.90%) C#
8 23 (21.90%) Linux
8 23 (21.90%) MS Excel
9 20 (19.05%) Risk Management
10 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
10 19 (18.10%) JavaScript
11 18 (17.14%) Windows
12 16 (15.24%) .NET
12 16 (15.24%) Mathematics
12 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (15.24%) jQuery
12 16 (15.24%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.38%) ASP.NET
14 13 (12.38%) Banking
14 13 (12.38%) Back Office
15 12 (11.43%) Web Services
15 12 (11.43%) Oracle
16 11 (10.48%) C
17 10 (9.52%) Law
17 10 (9.52%) Python
17 10 (9.52%) OO
17 10 (9.52%) IBM

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.86%) IIS
2 3 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) SAS
3 2 (1.90%) MediaWiki
3 2 (1.90%) Node.js
4 1 (0.95%) Tornado
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (21.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.86%) Stata
4 1 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) ResourceLink
1 4 (3.81%) Agresso
2 1 (0.95%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Internet
2 4 (3.81%) Wireless
2 4 (3.81%) HTTP
3 3 (2.86%) Wireless Security
3 3 (2.86%) NGN
3 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.86%) DNS
3 3 (2.86%) LAN
3 3 (2.86%) Broadband
3 3 (2.86%) 3G
3 3 (2.86%) FTP
3 3 (2.86%) SMTP
4 2 (1.90%) UMTS
4 2 (1.90%) VoIP
5 1 (0.95%) Network Security
5 1 (0.95%) AMQP
5 1 (0.95%) LTE
5 1 (0.95%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (2.86%) QlikView
3 3 (2.86%) Text Mining
4 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.95%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.95%) SQLite
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.95%) Redis
5 1 (0.95%) HBase
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.90%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.90%) JIRA
2 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.90%) JUnit
2 2 (1.90%) SCons
2 2 (1.90%) GoogleTest
2 2 (1.90%) GCC
2 2 (1.90%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.95%) Mocha
3 1 (0.95%) Hudson
3 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 55 (52.38%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Banking
2 13 (12.38%) Back Office
3 10 (9.52%) Law
4 6 (5.71%) Legal
4 6 (5.71%) Marketing
5 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.81%) Retail
5 4 (3.81%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Front Office
6 3 (2.86%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.86%) Games
7 2 (1.90%) Military
7 2 (1.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Electronics
8 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (36.19%) Developer
2 18 (17.14%) Senior Developer
3 16 (15.24%) Analyst
4 13 (12.38%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.48%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) C++ Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) Market Risk Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Quantitative Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Market Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Administrator
9 6 (5.71%) Programmer
9 6 (5.71%) Research Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.76%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) .NET
1 16 (15.24%) jQuery
2 13 (12.38%) ASP.NET
3 12 (11.43%) Web Services
4 7 (6.67%) Qt
5 4 (3.81%) HTML
5 4 (3.81%) HTML5
6 3 (2.86%) LAMP
7 2 (1.90%) Java SE
7 2 (1.90%) Java EE
7 2 (1.90%) SWT
7 2 (1.90%) Swing
7 2 (1.90%) AWT
7 2 (1.90%) CSS
7 2 (1.90%) JSP
7 2 (1.90%) Servlets
7 2 (1.90%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.90%) CSS3
7 2 (1.90%) ZK
8 1 (0.95%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
2 16 (15.24%) Mathematics
2 16 (15.24%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.62%) Visualisation
4 7 (6.67%) Market Risk
4 7 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 7 (6.67%) Grid Computing
5 6 (5.71%) Fixed Income
5 6 (5.71%) Derivative
5 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.71%) GPGPU
6 5 (4.76%) Statistics
7 4 (3.81%) Equities
7 4 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.86%) Online Games
8 3 (2.86%) Semantic Web
8 3 (2.86%) Open Source
8 3 (2.86%) NHS
9 2 (1.90%) GIS
9 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.90%) Linux
2 18 (17.14%) Windows
3 6 (5.71%) Scientific Linux
4 5 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.81%) Android
6 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.86%) UNIX
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Project Management
2 24 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 20 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.52%) OO
6 9 (8.57%) Information Security
6 9 (8.57%) TDD
6 9 (8.57%) Asset Management
7 8 (7.62%) Validation
7 8 (7.62%) Data Modelling
7 8 (7.62%) UML
7 8 (7.62%) Analytics
8 7 (6.67%) Product Management
8 7 (6.67%) Parallel Programming
8 7 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.67%) Stress Testing
8 7 (6.67%) Change Management
9 6 (5.71%) Bioinformatics
9 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (5.71%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.24%) C++
2 28 (26.67%) SQL
3 23 (21.90%) C#
4 19 (18.10%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.48%) C
6 10 (9.52%) Python
7 8 (7.62%) Java
8 6 (5.71%) R
9 3 (2.86%) Perl
10 2 (1.90%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.90%) Fortran
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
11 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.95%) Scala
11 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.95%) VBScript
11 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) PhD
3 5 (4.76%) MCSA
3 5 (4.76%) CISA
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.76%) MCTS
3 5 (4.76%) QiCA
4 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.86%) MBA
5 2 (1.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.95%) VCAP
6 1 (0.95%) MCSE
6 1 (0.95%) MCITP
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (4.76%) COBIT
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) GAMP
3 1 (0.95%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
2 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) SCCM
1 2 (1.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) IBM
4 6 (5.71%) Intel
5 5 (4.76%) JBoss
6 4 (3.81%) Siebel
7 3 (2.86%) Citrix
8 2 (1.90%) VMware
8 2 (1.90%) ESRI
8 2 (1.90%) Google
8 2 (1.90%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.90%) Cognos
8 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.95%) Zend
9 1 (0.95%) Tableau
9 1 (0.95%) SAP
9 1 (0.95%) Apple
9 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.95%) HP
9 1 (0.95%) Dell
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: To £15K
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + benefits package
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Salary: to £35k + benefits
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