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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 808 838 772
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -66
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 51 63 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.057% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 82
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +3.52%
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
27720 29856 27735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.14% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22233 23610 22578
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 July 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 +22 22 £67,500 +51.68% 3
West Midlands - 13 £28,250 - 1
South East +21 11 £70,000 +45.83% 6
East of England -4 5 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 98 (80.99%) Degree
2 59 (48.76%) Finance
3 36 (29.75%) SQL
4 32 (26.45%) Analytics
5 31 (25.62%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (25.62%) Java
6 27 (22.31%) Project Management
7 23 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (15.70%) Risk Management
8 19 (15.70%) SAS
9 18 (14.88%) Information Security
10 17 (14.05%) R
10 17 (14.05%) Time Management
11 16 (13.22%) C++
12 15 (12.40%) OO
12 15 (12.40%) Mathematics
12 15 (12.40%) Computer Science
13 14 (11.57%) Telecoms
14 13 (10.74%) MATLAB
14 13 (10.74%) Statistics
15 12 (9.92%) Marketing
15 12 (9.92%) Economics
15 12 (9.92%) Waterfall
15 12 (9.92%) SPSS
15 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
15 12 (9.92%) Sun
15 12 (9.92%) Sun Certification
15 12 (9.92%) Windows
15 12 (9.92%) Python
16 11 (9.09%) Banking

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (15.70%) SAS
2 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.65%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.83%) WordPress
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) SPSS
2 10 (8.26%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) GIMP
5 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.65%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.83%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.31%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) UMTS
2 4 (3.31%) PPP
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
1 7 (5.79%) Base SAS
1 7 (5.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.31%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.48%) Big Data
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.65%) MySQL
5 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.65%) Impala
5 2 (1.65%) HBase
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.83%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (48.76%) Finance
2 14 (11.57%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.92%) Marketing
4 11 (9.09%) Banking
5 8 (6.61%) Front Office
6 6 (4.96%) Retail
7 5 (4.13%) Retail Banking
7 5 (4.13%) Investment Banking
7 5 (4.13%) Legal
8 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.65%) Games
8 2 (1.65%) Automotive
9 1 (0.83%) German Language
9 1 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Advertising
9 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Developer
2 24 (19.83%) Analyst
3 17 (14.05%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.74%) IT Auditor
4 13 (10.74%) Auditor
5 10 (8.26%) Consultant
6 7 (5.79%) Senior Auditor
6 7 (5.79%) Technical Trainer
6 7 (5.79%) Web Developer
6 7 (5.79%) Senior IT Auditor
6 7 (5.79%) Team Leader
6 7 (5.79%) Trainer
7 6 (4.96%) Java Team Leader
7 6 (4.96%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (4.96%) Semantic Web Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Head of Architecture
9 4 (3.31%) Commercial Manager
9 4 (3.31%) SAP Manager
10 3 (2.48%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.79%) XML
2 6 (4.96%) Apache Jena
3 4 (3.31%) CSS
3 4 (3.31%) HTML
4 3 (2.48%) CSS3
4 3 (2.48%) Qt
4 3 (2.48%) HTML5
4 3 (2.48%) Spring
4 3 (2.48%) Web Services
5 2 (1.65%) JSON
5 2 (1.65%) Django
5 2 (1.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.65%) RESTful
6 1 (0.83%) Sass
6 1 (0.83%) LESS
6 1 (0.83%) BREW
6 1 (0.83%) jQuery
6 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.40%) Mathematics
2 15 (12.40%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.74%) Statistics
4 12 (9.92%) Economics
5 9 (7.44%) Physics
5 9 (7.44%) Algorithms
6 8 (6.61%) Visualisation
7 6 (4.96%) Equities
7 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.96%) Ontologies
7 6 (4.96%) Semantic Web
8 5 (4.13%) Derivative
8 5 (4.13%) Fixed Income
8 5 (4.13%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.48%) Informatics
9 3 (2.48%) Robotics
9 3 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.48%) LIMS
10 2 (1.65%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 6 (4.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.65%) UNIX
3 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.45%) Analytics
2 27 (22.31%) Project Management
3 23 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.70%) Risk Management
5 18 (14.88%) Information Security
6 17 (14.05%) Time Management
7 15 (12.40%) OO
8 12 (9.92%) Waterfall
8 12 (9.92%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.26%) Predictive Analytics
10 9 (7.44%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.61%) CHAID
11 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (6.61%) Customer Insight
12 7 (5.79%) Functional Programming
12 7 (5.79%) Operations Research
12 7 (5.79%) SDLC
13 6 (4.96%) OOP
13 6 (4.96%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.75%) SQL
2 31 (25.62%) Java
3 17 (14.05%) R
4 16 (13.22%) C++
5 13 (10.74%) MATLAB
6 12 (9.92%) Python
7 10 (8.26%) C#
8 6 (4.96%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.96%) VBA
8 6 (4.96%) SPARQL
9 5 (4.13%) F#
9 5 (4.13%) Haskell
9 5 (4.13%) Perl
10 3 (2.48%) Scala
10 3 (2.48%) C
11 1 (0.83%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 98 (80.99%) Degree
2 12 (9.92%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.48%) APMP
3 3 (2.48%) CISMP
3 3 (2.48%) CISA
3 3 (2.48%) CISM
4 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) MBA
5 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) HDFS
1 2 (1.65%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Ansible
1 2 (1.65%) Oozie
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (9.92%) Sun
2 7 (5.79%) Alterian
3 5 (4.13%) SAP
4 4 (3.31%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle
6 2 (1.65%) Sybase
6 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) OpenText
7 1 (0.83%) RedDot
7 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Cambridge
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