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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 867 874 892
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 29 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.054% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 45
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,050 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,100 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
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
24316 27751 30519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.41% 27.18% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19927 22177 24369
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 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +40 8 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East of England +37 8 £38,750 -35.41% 1
London -5 8 £40,466 -40.05% 3
North West - 2 £38,035 - 1
West Midlands -18 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £57,000 - 2
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 81 (71.68%) Degree
2 40 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
4 22 (19.47%) Mathematics
5 21 (18.58%) Statistics
5 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.58%) SQL
6 20 (17.70%) Project Management
6 20 (17.70%) User Experience
7 19 (16.81%) .NET
8 18 (15.93%) RedGate
9 16 (14.16%) Analytics
10 15 (13.27%) Prototyping
10 15 (13.27%) C++
10 15 (13.27%) Python
11 14 (12.39%) Windows
12 13 (11.50%) PRINCE2
12 13 (11.50%) Finance
12 13 (11.50%) Retail
13 12 (10.62%) Linux
13 12 (10.62%) C#
13 12 (10.62%) R
13 12 (10.62%) Machine Learning
14 11 (9.73%) Algorithms
14 11 (9.73%) ITIL
14 11 (9.73%) MATLAB
14 11 (9.73%) Physics
14 11 (9.73%) Computer Science
14 11 (9.73%) Marketing
15 10 (8.85%) OO

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 (7.08%) SAS
2 4 (3.54%) CMS
2 4 (3.54%) Confluence
3 3 (2.65%) Apache
3 3 (2.65%) Drupal
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) 3ds Max
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.65%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (2.65%) Maya
3 3 (2.65%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) SPSS
4 2 (1.77%) EViews
4 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.88%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Firewall
1 4 (3.54%) LAN
2 2 (1.77%) SAN
2 2 (1.77%) VLAN
2 2 (1.77%) WAN
2 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.77%) Wireless
2 2 (1.77%) WLAN
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
3 1 (0.88%) Intranet
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
3 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) Big Data
3 7 (6.19%) MySQL
4 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.42%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.65%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (2.65%) QlikView
7 2 (1.77%) DB2
7 2 (1.77%) GIS
7 2 (1.77%) Informix
7 2 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.77%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.88%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 2 (1.77%) ERwin
4 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
1 13 (11.50%) Retail
2 11 (9.73%) Marketing
3 6 (5.31%) Games
4 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.54%) Automotive
5 4 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (15.04%) Designer
2 15 (13.27%) UX Designer
3 12 (10.62%) Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Developer
4 11 (9.73%) Graduate
5 9 (7.96%) Data Scientist
6 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
6 7 (6.19%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) IT Graduate
7 6 (5.31%) IT Support
7 6 (5.31%) Junior
7 6 (5.31%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (4.42%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.42%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.42%) Graduate 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.42%) Graduate Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.42%) Graduate IT Support
8 5 (4.42%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.42%) Senior Data Scientist
8 5 (4.42%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) .NET
2 8 (7.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (5.31%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.31%) CSS
3 6 (5.31%) HTML
4 5 (4.42%) JSON
4 5 (4.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (4.42%) Unreal Engine
5 4 (3.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (3.54%) jQuery
5 4 (3.54%) Middleware
5 4 (3.54%) OpenCL
5 4 (3.54%) OpenCV
5 4 (3.54%) STL
5 4 (3.54%) Web Services
5 4 (3.54%) XML
6 3 (2.65%) LAMP
7 2 (1.77%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.77%) REST
8 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.40%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (19.47%) Mathematics
3 21 (18.58%) Statistics
4 20 (17.70%) User Experience
5 11 (9.73%) Algorithms
5 11 (9.73%) Computer Science
5 11 (9.73%) Physics
6 10 (8.85%) Visualisation
7 8 (7.08%) Economics
8 4 (3.54%) Credit Risk
8 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.54%) Social Media
8 4 (3.54%) Streaming Video
9 3 (2.65%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (2.65%) CMDB
9 3 (2.65%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.65%) Neural Network
9 3 (2.65%) NHS
10 2 (1.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Windows
2 12 (10.62%) Linux
3 7 (6.19%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
4 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Unix
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.70%) Project Management
3 16 (14.16%) Analytics
4 15 (13.27%) Prototyping
5 13 (11.50%) PRINCE2
6 12 (10.62%) Machine Learning
7 11 (9.73%) ITIL
8 10 (8.85%) OO
8 10 (8.85%) SDLC
9 9 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (7.96%) ITSM
9 9 (7.96%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.08%) Service Management
11 7 (6.19%) Coaching
11 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.31%) DevOps
12 6 (5.31%) ITIL V3
12 6 (5.31%) Operations Research
12 6 (5.31%) Scrum
12 6 (5.31%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.58%) SQL
2 15 (13.27%) C++
2 15 (13.27%) Python
3 12 (10.62%) C#
3 12 (10.62%) R
4 11 (9.73%) MATLAB
5 9 (7.96%) C
6 8 (7.08%) Java
7 7 (6.19%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.42%) VBA
9 4 (3.54%) PHP
10 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) Fortran
11 1 (0.88%) Lua
11 1 (0.88%) Perl
11 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) Scala
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 81 (71.68%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) PhD
3 3 (2.65%) APMG
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.77%) CISA
4 2 (1.77%) CISSP
4 2 (1.77%) CITP
4 2 (1.77%) MBA
4 2 (1.77%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.88%) HND
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.88%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) MCSE
5 1 (0.88%) OCP
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) ISO13485
1 4 (3.54%) MISRA
2 3 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) DICOM
4 1 (0.88%) HL7
4 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) Active Directory
1 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (15.93%) RedGate
2 8 (7.08%) VMware
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.65%) Adobe
5 3 (2.65%) Autodesk
5 3 (2.65%) Netezza
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle
5 3 (2.65%) Symantec
6 2 (1.77%) Google
6 2 (1.77%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.77%) Remedy
6 2 (1.77%) SAP
6 2 (1.77%) Sybase
7 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) Twitter
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