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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 815 854 871
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +17
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 83 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.071% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 36
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.34%
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
26187 27454 26595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.72% 27.62% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21183 22107 21176
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 +32 37 £40,000 -13.51% 8
South East +20 23 £44,395 -7.51% 1
North West +32 10 £42,469 +63.34% 1
East of England +1 10 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Midlands -10 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 97 (66.44%) Degree
2 45 (30.82%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (30.14%) SQL
3 44 (30.14%) SQL Server
4 39 (26.71%) Finance
5 34 (23.29%) Mathematics
6 32 (21.92%) Computer Science
7 30 (20.55%) Red Gate
8 27 (18.49%) Change Management
9 26 (17.81%) Windows
9 26 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (17.81%) DevOps
10 25 (17.12%) Statistics
10 25 (17.12%) Project Management
11 24 (16.44%) Windows Server
12 23 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (15.07%) Symantec
13 22 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (15.07%) VMware
13 22 (15.07%) Backup Exec
13 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (15.07%) PowerShell
14 21 (14.38%) Analytics
15 19 (13.01%) Java
16 18 (12.33%) Software Engineering
16 18 (12.33%) Coaching
17 16 (10.96%) SDLC
17 16 (10.96%) C++
17 16 (10.96%) PRINCE2
17 16 (10.96%) Quality Management

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (3.42%) Confluence
2 4 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.74%) SAS
3 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.37%) Node.js
3 2 (1.37%) WordPress
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Drupal
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.37%) OrCAD
2 2 (1.37%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (1.37%) SPSS
3 1 (0.68%) EViews
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 3 (2.05%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.05%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.74%) Internet
2 4 (2.74%) LAN
2 4 (2.74%) SAN
2 4 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.74%) WLAN
3 2 (1.37%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) RS-232
3 2 (1.37%) RS-422
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) Big Data
3 6 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.42%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.42%) MySQL
4 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.74%) DB2
5 4 (2.74%) GIS
5 4 (2.74%) Informix
5 4 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.74%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.37%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.53%) Subversion
3 10 (6.85%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.11%) JUnit
4 6 (4.11%) Maven
4 6 (4.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.42%) JIRA
6 4 (2.74%) ERwin
7 2 (1.37%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (26.71%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Marketing
3 10 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.48%) Legal
5 7 (4.79%) Retail
6 6 (4.11%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.42%) Automotive
7 5 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.74%) Games
9 3 (2.05%) Electronics
10 1 (0.68%) Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Front Office
10 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (21.23%) Analyst
2 15 (10.27%) Junior
3 14 (9.59%) Developer
4 13 (8.90%) Administrator
4 13 (8.90%) DevOps Administrator
4 13 (8.90%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 13 (8.90%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.90%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.85%) Graduate
6 8 (5.48%) Designer
6 8 (5.48%) UX Designer
7 7 (4.79%) IT Manager
7 7 (4.79%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) .NET
2 11 (7.53%) XML
3 10 (6.85%) CSS
3 10 (6.85%) HTML
4 7 (4.79%) JSON
5 6 (4.11%) Apache Camel
5 6 (4.11%) OSGi
5 6 (4.11%) STL
5 6 (4.11%) Swing
5 6 (4.11%) XML Schema
6 5 (3.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (3.42%) jQuery
6 5 (3.42%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (3.42%) OpenCL
6 5 (3.42%) OpenCV
7 4 (2.74%) CSS3
7 4 (2.74%) HTML5
7 4 (2.74%) Middleware
7 4 (2.74%) REST
7 4 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.82%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (23.29%) Mathematics
3 32 (21.92%) Computer Science
4 25 (17.12%) Statistics
5 15 (10.27%) User Experience
6 11 (7.53%) Management Information System
7 8 (5.48%) Physics
8 7 (4.79%) NHS
9 6 (4.11%) Economics
10 5 (3.42%) Algorithms
10 5 (3.42%) Streaming Video
11 4 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (2.74%) Data Integration
11 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.74%) Internet of Things
11 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.74%) Ontologies
11 4 (2.74%) Private Cloud
11 4 (2.74%) Social Media
12 3 (2.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Windows
2 24 (16.44%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.42%) Unix
4 3 (2.05%) Linux
5 2 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.49%) Change Management
2 26 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (17.81%) DevOps
3 25 (17.12%) Project Management
4 23 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (14.38%) Analytics
6 18 (12.33%) Coaching
6 18 (12.33%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.96%) PRINCE2
7 16 (10.96%) Quality Management
7 16 (10.96%) SDLC
8 13 (8.90%) Machine Learning
8 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.22%) Scrum
10 11 (7.53%) Data Analysis
10 11 (7.53%) OO
11 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (5.48%) Service Management
13 7 (4.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.14%) SQL
2 22 (15.07%) PowerShell
3 19 (13.01%) Java
4 16 (10.96%) C++
5 15 (10.27%) R
6 14 (9.59%) Python
7 11 (7.53%) C
8 10 (6.85%) JavaScript
9 8 (5.48%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.11%) PHP
10 6 (4.11%) VBA
11 4 (2.74%) Scala
11 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.37%) Perl
13 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.37%) Tcl
14 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (66.44%) Degree
2 22 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (4.79%) MBA
4 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.42%) PhD
6 4 (2.74%) CITP
6 4 (2.74%) MCDBA
6 4 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.37%) ISEB
7 2 (1.37%) MCSA
7 2 (1.37%) MCSE
7 2 (1.37%) OCP
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.68%) HNC
8 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PMP
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) ISO13485
1 5 (3.42%) MISRA
2 2 (1.37%) DICOM
2 2 (1.37%) HL7
3 1 (0.68%) COSHH
System Software
1 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (15.07%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.05%) EnCase
2 3 (2.05%) FTK
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (20.55%) Red Gate
2 22 (15.07%) Symantec
2 22 (15.07%) VMware
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle
5 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.42%) SAP
5 5 (3.42%) Sybase
6 4 (2.74%) Google
6 4 (2.74%) IBM
6 4 (2.74%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.05%) Maxymiser
7 3 (2.05%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.68%) HP
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter
Central London / West End
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Salary: £37,477 - 40,690 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Salary: £43,745 - 48,220 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Salary: £43,745 - 50,078 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Red Gate
Salary: Great Benefits Package + Salary is negotiable, depending on experience (please tell us your salary expectations in your covering letter)
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
Hotcourses
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (subject to experience)
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago