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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 818 809 735
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -74
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 59 77 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.072% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.27% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 91
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £75,000 £69,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.84% +10.00%
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
27580 28716 26558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 26.97% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22488 22526 21817
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -10 23 £42,500 -41.37% 9
South East +7 20 £70,000 +45.83% 1
West Midlands - 9 £27,500 - 2
East of England -10 5 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Midlands - 1 £50,500 -
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 90 (76.27%) Degree
2 60 (50.85%) Finance
3 37 (31.36%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (27.97%) SQL
5 32 (27.12%) Analytics
6 27 (22.88%) Java
7 24 (20.34%) Project Management
7 24 (20.34%) Computer Science
8 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (14.41%) C++
9 17 (14.41%) OO
9 17 (14.41%) R
10 15 (12.71%) Windows
10 15 (12.71%) Python
11 14 (11.86%) Data Modelling
11 14 (11.86%) Marketing
12 13 (11.02%) Statistics
12 13 (11.02%) Mathematics
12 13 (11.02%) SAS
13 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (9.32%) Time Management
14 11 (9.32%) Semantic Web
14 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
14 11 (9.32%) SDLC
15 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
15 10 (8.47%) Information Security
15 10 (8.47%) C#
15 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
15 10 (8.47%) Digital Forensics
15 10 (8.47%) Economics

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (11.02%) SAS
2 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) SPSS
2 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.24%) MS Office
4 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) GIMP
5 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.54%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.69%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (2.54%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.54%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) PPP
2 3 (2.54%) UMTS
3 1 (0.85%) ATM
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.93%) Big Data
3 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.24%) Base SAS
4 5 (4.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.39%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.69%) Impala
6 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 2 (1.69%) HBase
7 1 (0.85%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (50.85%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Marketing
3 10 (8.47%) Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.78%) Front Office
5 5 (4.24%) Legal
5 5 (4.24%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.24%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.54%) Games
7 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.69%) Automotive
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Analyst
2 30 (25.42%) Developer
3 15 (12.71%) Java Developer
4 10 (8.47%) Consultant
5 9 (7.63%) Web Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Head of Architecture
6 8 (6.78%) Semantic Web Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Java Web Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Auditor
7 7 (5.93%) IT Auditor
8 6 (5.08%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.24%) Senior IT Auditor
9 5 (4.24%) Senior Auditor
10 4 (3.39%) SAP Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.39%) Commercial Manager
10 4 (3.39%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.39%) IT Manager
11 3 (2.54%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) XML
2 8 (6.78%) Apache Jena
3 7 (5.93%) HTML
3 7 (5.93%) CSS
4 4 (3.39%) Web Services
5 3 (2.54%) DOM
5 3 (2.54%) Qt
5 3 (2.54%) HTML5
5 3 (2.54%) CSS3
6 2 (1.69%) RESTful
6 2 (1.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.69%) JSON
6 2 (1.69%) Django
6 2 (1.69%) Spring
6 2 (1.69%) .NET
7 1 (0.85%) BREW
7 1 (0.85%) jQuery
7 1 (0.85%) Sass
7 1 (0.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.36%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (20.34%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.02%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.02%) Statistics
4 11 (9.32%) Semantic Web
5 10 (8.47%) Economics
6 9 (7.63%) Physics
7 8 (6.78%) Ontologies
7 8 (6.78%) Algorithms
8 7 (5.93%) Visualisation
9 6 (5.08%) Equities
10 5 (4.24%) Derivative
10 5 (4.24%) Fixed Income
10 5 (4.24%) User Experience
10 5 (4.24%) Data Structures
11 4 (3.39%) LIMS
11 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
11 4 (3.39%) Informatics
11 4 (3.39%) Robotics
12 3 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.71%) Windows
2 6 (5.08%) Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) Analytics
2 24 (20.34%) Project Management
3 20 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.41%) OO
5 14 (11.86%) Data Modelling
6 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (9.32%) Time Management
7 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
7 11 (9.32%) SDLC
8 10 (8.47%) Information Security
8 10 (8.47%) Digital Forensics
8 10 (8.47%) Computer Forensics
9 9 (7.63%) TOGAF
9 9 (7.63%) SOA
10 8 (6.78%) RDF
10 8 (6.78%) OOP
10 8 (6.78%) Service Management
10 8 (6.78%) Financial Analysis
11 7 (5.93%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.97%) SQL
2 27 (22.88%) Java
3 17 (14.41%) C++
3 17 (14.41%) R
4 15 (12.71%) Python
5 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.47%) C#
6 9 (7.63%) MATLAB
7 8 (6.78%) SPARQL
8 6 (5.08%) VBA
8 6 (5.08%) Perl
9 5 (4.24%) F#
9 5 (4.24%) Haskell
10 4 (3.39%) C
11 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.54%) Scala
11 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (76.27%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.54%) CISA
3 3 (2.54%) CISM
3 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.54%) CISMP
3 3 (2.54%) APMP
4 2 (1.69%) PhD
4 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.69%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.69%) Puppet
2 2 (1.69%) Oozie
2 2 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (4.24%) SAP
1 5 (4.24%) Sun
2 4 (3.39%) Alterian
2 4 (3.39%) Oracle
2 4 (3.39%) Bloomberg
3 3 (2.54%) Symantec
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.54%) Google
3 3 (2.54%) Red Gate
3 3 (2.54%) Maxymiser
3 3 (2.54%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (2.54%) VMware
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.69%) Sybase
5 1 (0.85%) OpenText
5 1 (0.85%) RedDot
Central London / West End
Kings College
Salary: From £48,743 to £56,482 per annum London Allowance £2,323
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
King's College London
Salary: £48,743 - £56,482 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Royal Holloway University
Salary: £33,476 to £39,528
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Sothebys Institute
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 4% pension/life cover/25 days leave
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago