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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 770 808 762
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 67 45 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.17% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 98
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,350 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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
26711 26365 29295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.49% 27.12% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21542 20977 24759
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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
South West -7 14 £40,750 +16.42%
London -24 14 £42,500 - 9
East of England +5 13 £42,500 +11.11%
South East -13 12 £48,000 +20.00% 2
North West - 3 £26,000 - 1
East Midlands +12 2 - - 1
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 103 (77.44%) Degree
2 43 (32.33%) Mathematics
3 35 (26.32%) C++
4 30 (22.56%) Finance
4 30 (22.56%) Software Engineering
5 28 (21.05%) Information Security
6 27 (20.30%) Project Management
6 27 (20.30%) Java
7 25 (18.80%) Computer Science
8 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (17.29%) Risk Management
9 21 (15.79%) C#
10 19 (14.29%) Linux
10 19 (14.29%) Algorithms
11 18 (13.53%) SQL
12 17 (12.78%) Web Development
12 17 (12.78%) Time Management
13 16 (12.03%) Life Science
13 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
13 16 (12.03%) Eclipse
13 16 (12.03%) Management Information System
14 15 (11.28%) Windows
14 15 (11.28%) Python
15 14 (10.53%) Oracle
15 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (9.77%) MATLAB
16 13 (9.77%) Data Protection
16 13 (9.77%) Marketing
17 12 (9.02%) GWT
17 12 (9.02%) Visualisation

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (2.26%) SAS
2 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.75%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Office
1 4 (3.01%) Mathematica
1 4 (3.01%) Weka
2 3 (2.26%) SPSS
2 3 (2.26%) Stata
3 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Workday HCM
2 2 (1.50%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) Network Security
2 5 (3.76%) MVNO
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
3 4 (3.01%) NGN
4 2 (1.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.75%) UMTS
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) Text Mining
1 5 (3.76%) Big Data
2 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.01%) Mahout
2 4 (3.01%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.26%) MySQL
4 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (12.03%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.01%) LabVIEW
2 4 (3.01%) Subversion
2 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.01%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.26%) JUnit
3 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.26%) Grunt
4 2 (1.50%) Trac
4 2 (1.50%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.75%) GCC
5 1 (0.75%) Robotium
General
1 30 (22.56%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Marketing
3 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.76%) Law
5 5 (3.76%) Advertising
5 5 (3.76%) Banking
6 4 (3.01%) Military
7 3 (2.26%) Retail
7 3 (2.26%) Games
7 3 (2.26%) Electronics
8 2 (1.50%) Automotive
8 2 (1.50%) Legal
8 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.80%) Developer
2 18 (13.53%) Auditor
3 17 (12.78%) IT Auditor
4 11 (8.27%) Senior Manager
5 10 (7.52%) Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Consultant
6 9 (6.77%) Senior Auditor
6 9 (6.77%) Senior IT Auditor
7 8 (6.02%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) Data Scientist
9 6 (4.51%) Sales Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Systems Architect
10 5 (3.76%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Graduate
10 5 (3.76%) Communications Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Senior Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) GWT
2 9 (6.77%) Web Services
3 8 (6.02%) XML
4 7 (5.26%) HTML
4 7 (5.26%) jQuery
5 6 (4.51%) HTML5
6 4 (3.01%) CSS
7 3 (2.26%) Spring
7 3 (2.26%) Ajax
7 3 (2.26%) JSON
7 3 (2.26%) J2EE
7 3 (2.26%) REST
7 3 (2.26%) CSS3
7 3 (2.26%) Qt
7 3 (2.26%) PostGIS
7 3 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.50%) OpenCV
8 2 (1.50%) RESTful
8 2 (1.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.33%) Mathematics
2 25 (18.80%) Computer Science
3 19 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 16 (12.03%) Life Science
4 16 (12.03%) Management Information System
5 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (9.02%) Visualisation
7 11 (8.27%) Statistics
8 10 (7.52%) Cryptography
9 5 (3.76%) Handset
9 5 (3.76%) Social Media
10 4 (3.01%) Informatics
10 4 (3.01%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (2.26%) Physics
11 3 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (2.26%) GIS
11 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.26%) Open Source
12 2 (1.50%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.50%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.29%) Linux
2 15 (11.28%) Windows
3 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.01%) Android
5 3 (2.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.56%) Software Engineering
2 28 (21.05%) Information Security
3 27 (20.30%) Project Management
4 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.29%) Risk Management
5 17 (12.78%) Web Development
5 17 (12.78%) Time Management
6 13 (9.77%) Data Protection
7 11 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.27%) Requirements Management
7 11 (8.27%) Line Management
8 10 (7.52%) Product Management
9 8 (6.02%) Performance Management
9 8 (6.02%) UML
10 7 (5.26%) Quality Management
10 7 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.51%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.32%) C++
2 27 (20.30%) Java
3 21 (15.79%) C#
4 18 (13.53%) SQL
5 15 (11.28%) Python
6 13 (9.77%) MATLAB
7 12 (9.02%) PL/SQL
8 11 (8.27%) R
9 10 (7.52%) C
10 8 (6.02%) Fortran
11 6 (4.51%) Perl
12 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.76%) Delphi
13 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 103 (77.44%) Degree
2 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.76%) PhD
4 4 (3.01%) MBA
4 4 (3.01%) CITP
5 2 (1.50%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.50%) RHCE
6 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CISSP
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CISA
6 1 (0.75%) CISM
6 1 (0.75%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) Ansible
3 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 14 (10.53%) Oracle
2 12 (9.02%) Google
3 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.76%) NetSuite
4 5 (3.76%) HubSpot
5 3 (2.26%) Twitter
5 3 (2.26%) Mapinfo
5 3 (2.26%) ESRI
5 3 (2.26%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.50%) SolidWorks
6 2 (1.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.50%) ANSYS
6 2 (1.50%) Intel
7 1 (0.75%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.75%) Alterian
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.75%) Sun
Warwick, Warwickshire
The University of Warwick
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
The Association of Commonwealth Universities
Salary: From £31,072 to £36,421 per annum - 35 hours per week
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Ealing Hammersmith & West London College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Ealing Hammersmith & West London College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Ealing Hammersmith & West London College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Regents University London
Salary: £36,000 per annum, dependent on qualifications, skills and experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Westway Trust
Salary: £42,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago