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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 793 832 775
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -57
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 61 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.052% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 77
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £41,930 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +25.33%
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
27102 29981 28056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21480 24264 22837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
London +66 32 £52,500 +5.00% 4
South East -4 11 £42,500 -34.61%
East Midlands +14 7 £45,000 -45.45%
West Midlands -2 6 £32,500 -13.33% 2
South West -15 2 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 112 (89.60%) Degree
2 58 (46.40%) Finance
3 37 (29.60%) Information Security
4 36 (28.80%) SQL
5 35 (28.00%) Risk Management
6 32 (25.60%) Time Management
7 29 (23.20%) Java
8 28 (22.40%) Project Management
8 28 (22.40%) Mathematics
9 25 (20.00%) Analytics
10 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (16.00%) Statistics
13 19 (15.20%) C++
14 18 (14.40%) SAS
15 17 (13.60%) Algorithms
15 17 (13.60%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (12.80%) R
17 13 (10.40%) Telecoms
17 13 (10.40%) C#
17 13 (10.40%) MS Office
17 13 (10.40%) Data Modelling
18 12 (9.60%) Python
18 12 (9.60%) MATLAB
18 12 (9.60%) Banking
18 12 (9.60%) Performance Management
19 11 (8.80%) Marketing
19 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
19 11 (8.80%) Economics
19 11 (8.80%) SPSS

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (14.40%) SAS
2 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.60%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Office
2 11 (8.80%) SPSS
3 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.20%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.60%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.80%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) UMTS
2 2 (1.60%) Intranet
2 2 (1.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.40%) Hadoop
2 7 (5.60%) Base SAS
2 7 (5.60%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 5 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.20%) Mahout
4 4 (3.20%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Big Data
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.60%) Text Mining
6 2 (1.60%) HBase
6 2 (1.60%) Impala
7 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.20%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (46.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.60%) Banking
4 11 (8.80%) Marketing
5 8 (6.40%) Retail
6 5 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.00%) Front Office
6 5 (4.00%) Legal
7 4 (3.20%) Automotive
8 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.60%) Games
8 2 (1.60%) Law
8 2 (1.60%) Electronics
8 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Auditor
2 28 (22.40%) IT Auditor
3 22 (17.60%) Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Senior Auditor
4 16 (12.80%) Senior IT Auditor
5 11 (8.80%) Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Data Scientist
7 9 (7.20%) Team Leader
7 9 (7.20%) Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) Technical Trainer
8 7 (5.60%) Trainer
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Java Team Leader
10 5 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Commercial Manager
11 4 (3.20%) SAP Manager
11 4 (3.20%) AWS Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Senior Commercial Manager
12 3 (2.40%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) GWT
2 3 (2.40%) Spring
3 2 (1.60%) CSS
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) XML
3 2 (1.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Jena
4 1 (0.80%) CSS3
4 1 (0.80%) WCF
4 1 (0.80%) BREW
4 1 (0.80%) Qt
4 1 (0.80%) RESTful
4 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.80%) HTML5
4 1 (0.80%) .NET
4 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Mathematics
2 22 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (16.00%) Statistics
4 17 (13.60%) Algorithms
5 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.80%) Economics
6 10 (8.00%) Physics
6 10 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 9 (7.20%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.80%) Cryptography
8 6 (4.80%) Data Structures
8 6 (4.80%) Life Science
9 5 (4.00%) Equities
10 3 (2.40%) E-Learning
11 2 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.60%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.60%) Telematics
11 2 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.40%) Windows
2 3 (2.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.60%) Information Security
2 35 (28.00%) Risk Management
3 32 (25.60%) Time Management
4 28 (22.40%) Project Management
5 25 (20.00%) Analytics
6 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (10.40%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.60%) Performance Management
10 10 (8.00%) Predictive Analytics
10 10 (8.00%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.40%) OO
11 8 (6.40%) Data Protection
11 8 (6.40%) Requirements Management
12 7 (5.60%) Operations Research
12 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.60%) Functional Programming
12 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
13 6 (4.80%) CHAID
13 6 (4.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.80%) SQL
2 29 (23.20%) Java
3 19 (15.20%) C++
4 16 (12.80%) R
5 13 (10.40%) C#
6 12 (9.60%) Python
6 12 (9.60%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.00%) F#
7 5 (4.00%) Haskell
7 5 (4.00%) VBA
8 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.40%) Scala
10 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.60%) C
10 2 (1.60%) Fortran
11 1 (0.80%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 112 (89.60%) Degree
2 10 (8.00%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.80%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) CISA
4 4 (3.20%) CISM
4 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) APMP
5 3 (2.40%) CISMP
6 2 (1.60%) PhD
6 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.80%) MBA
7 1 (0.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Oozie
2 1 (0.80%) Ansible
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.00%) Sun
2 7 (5.60%) Alterian
3 5 (4.00%) SAP
4 4 (3.20%) Oracle
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.20%) Google
5 3 (2.40%) Twitter
6 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Daresbury, Warrington
Research Councils UK
Posted: 4 days ago
London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Norwich University of the Arts
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
City University London
Salary: From £30,031 to £40,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago