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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 807 847 773
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -74
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 61 55 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.048% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 77
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,073 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +34.28%
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
27970 31031 28632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.28% 27.29% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22088 25057 23339
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 7 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 7 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
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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 +54 29 £52,500 -2.34% 1
South East +9 15 £42,500 -34.61% 3
East Midlands - 7 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -4 4 £33,000 -12.00% 2
South West -26 3 £39,000 -13.33% 3
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 117 (88.64%) Degree
2 52 (39.39%) Finance
3 39 (29.55%) Information Security
4 35 (26.52%) Risk Management
5 33 (25.00%) SQL
6 32 (24.24%) Mathematics
6 32 (24.24%) Time Management
7 28 (21.21%) Project Management
8 27 (20.45%) Java
9 25 (18.94%) Analytics
10 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (12.88%) SAS
12 17 (12.88%) C++
12 17 (12.88%) Algorithms
12 17 (12.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (12.88%) Statistics
13 15 (11.36%) R
14 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
14 14 (10.61%) Telecoms
14 14 (10.61%) MS Office
15 13 (9.85%) MATLAB
16 12 (9.09%) Banking
16 12 (9.09%) Performance Management
16 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
17 11 (8.33%) Visualisation
17 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
17 11 (8.33%) SPSS
17 11 (8.33%) Data Modelling
18 10 (7.58%) Python

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 17 (12.88%) SAS
2 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.52%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Office
2 11 (8.33%) SPSS
3 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.03%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.52%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.76%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) UMTS
2 7 (5.30%) Network Security
3 3 (2.27%) Firewall
4 2 (1.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.76%) WebEx
5 1 (0.76%) Internet
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.55%) Base SAS
2 6 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 5 (3.79%) Big Data
3 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.03%) Mahout
4 4 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.27%) Text Mining
6 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.52%) HBase
6 2 (1.52%) Impala
7 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (39.39%) Finance
2 14 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.09%) Banking
4 10 (7.58%) Marketing
5 8 (6.06%) Retail
6 5 (3.79%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.79%) Legal
7 4 (3.03%) Automotive
7 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.52%) Electronics
8 2 (1.52%) Law
8 2 (1.52%) Games
8 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (21.97%) Auditor
2 28 (21.21%) IT Auditor
3 18 (13.64%) Developer
4 16 (12.12%) Senior Auditor
4 16 (12.12%) Senior IT Auditor
5 12 (9.09%) Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) Data Scientist
7 9 (6.82%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Technical Trainer
8 8 (6.06%) Consultant
8 8 (6.06%) Trainer
9 6 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (4.55%) Architect
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.55%) AWS Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Systems Architect
11 4 (3.03%) Commercial Manager
11 4 (3.03%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) GWT
2 3 (2.27%) CSS
2 3 (2.27%) Web Services
2 3 (2.27%) HTML
3 2 (1.52%) RESTful
3 2 (1.52%) Spring
3 2 (1.52%) CSS3
3 2 (1.52%) HTML5
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.76%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.76%) BREW
4 1 (0.76%) WCF
4 1 (0.76%) jQuery
4 1 (0.76%) .NET
4 1 (0.76%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.24%) Mathematics
2 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (12.88%) Algorithms
3 17 (12.88%) Statistics
4 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 10 (7.58%) Economics
6 10 (7.58%) Physics
7 9 (6.82%) Life Science
8 8 (6.06%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.27%) Equities
9 3 (2.27%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.52%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.52%) Telematics
10 2 (1.52%) Informatics
10 2 (1.52%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Linux
3 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.55%) Information Security
2 35 (26.52%) Risk Management
3 32 (24.24%) Time Management
4 28 (21.21%) Project Management
5 25 (18.94%) Analytics
6 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (12.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.58%) Requirements Management
10 10 (7.58%) Data Protection
11 9 (6.82%) Predictive Analytics
11 9 (6.82%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.06%) Line Management
12 8 (6.06%) Product Management
13 7 (5.30%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (4.55%) Quality Management
14 6 (4.55%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.00%) SQL
2 27 (20.45%) Java
3 17 (12.88%) C++
4 15 (11.36%) R
5 13 (9.85%) MATLAB
6 10 (7.58%) Python
6 10 (7.58%) C#
7 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.27%) Fortran
9 2 (1.52%) C
10 1 (0.76%) Haskell
10 1 (0.76%) F#
10 1 (0.76%) Scala
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (88.64%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.82%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.03%) CISA
4 4 (3.03%) CISM
5 3 (2.27%) APMP
5 3 (2.27%) CISMP
6 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.52%) PhD
7 1 (0.76%) CISSP
7 1 (0.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Ansible
1 3 (2.27%) Puppet
2 2 (1.52%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (6.82%) Sun
2 7 (5.30%) Alterian
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) Google
4 5 (3.79%) SAP
5 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.27%) Twitter
6 3 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.76%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.76%) ESRI
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