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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 815 856 784
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -72
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 51 60 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.054% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 70
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
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
27542 30637 28217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.34% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21985 24416 23102
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 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 2 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 +42 26 £67,500 +44.38% 5
West Midlands - 11 £30,750 - 1
South East -6 6 £42,500 -11.45% 2
East of England -5 4 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands +7 1 £45,000 -45.45%
South West -18 1 £39,000 +13.04%
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 100 (81.97%) Degree
2 57 (46.72%) Finance
3 37 (30.33%) SQL
4 31 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (24.59%) Java
6 28 (22.95%) Analytics
7 26 (21.31%) Project Management
8 24 (19.67%) Risk Management
9 23 (18.85%) Information Security
9 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (18.03%) Time Management
11 21 (17.21%) SAS
12 18 (14.75%) R
13 16 (13.11%) Mathematics
13 16 (13.11%) C++
14 15 (12.30%) Statistics
15 14 (11.48%) Telecoms
15 14 (11.48%) MATLAB
15 14 (11.48%) SPSS
16 13 (10.66%) MS Office
16 13 (10.66%) OO
16 13 (10.66%) Banking
16 13 (10.66%) Marketing
16 13 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (9.84%) Waterfall
17 12 (9.84%) Economics
17 12 (9.84%) Computer Science
17 12 (9.84%) Sun Certification
17 12 (9.84%) Sun
17 12 (9.84%) Algorithms

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 21 (17.21%) SAS
2 4 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.82%) CMS
4 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) SPSS
2 13 (10.66%) MS Office
3 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) GIMP
4 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.64%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.82%) Magento
3 1 (0.82%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) UMTS
2 2 (1.64%) Intranet
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) Network Security
3 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) Base SAS
1 7 (5.74%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.28%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.64%) HBase
4 2 (1.64%) Big Data
4 2 (1.64%) Impala
4 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.82%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 57 (46.72%) Finance
2 14 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 13 (10.66%) Marketing
4 8 (6.56%) Front Office
5 7 (5.74%) Retail
6 5 (4.10%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.10%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.10%) Legal
7 4 (3.28%) Automotive
8 3 (2.46%) Games
9 2 (1.64%) Law
9 2 (1.64%) Electronics
10 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.82%) Advertising
10 1 (0.82%) German Language
10 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Developer
2 22 (18.03%) Analyst
3 18 (14.75%) IT Auditor
3 18 (14.75%) Auditor
4 15 (12.30%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.20%) Senior IT Auditor
5 10 (8.20%) Consultant
5 10 (8.20%) Senior Auditor
6 9 (7.38%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.74%) Technical Trainer
7 7 (5.74%) Trainer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.92%) Java Team Leader
8 6 (4.92%) Data Scientist
9 5 (4.10%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Commercial Manager
10 4 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Semantic Web Developer
10 4 (3.28%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) XML
2 4 (3.28%) Spring
2 4 (3.28%) HTML
2 4 (3.28%) CSS
2 4 (3.28%) Apache Jena
3 3 (2.46%) Web Services
3 3 (2.46%) Qt
4 2 (1.64%) HTML5
4 2 (1.64%) CSS3
4 2 (1.64%) .NET
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) BREW
5 1 (0.82%) JSON
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) Django
5 1 (0.82%) jQuery
5 1 (0.82%) Sass
5 1 (0.82%) LESS
5 1 (0.82%) RESTful
5 1 (0.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.11%) Mathematics
3 15 (12.30%) Statistics
4 12 (9.84%) Economics
4 12 (9.84%) Algorithms
4 12 (9.84%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.38%) Visualisation
5 9 (7.38%) Physics
6 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.92%) Data Structures
8 5 (4.10%) Equities
9 4 (3.28%) Fixed Income
9 4 (3.28%) Ontologies
9 4 (3.28%) Derivative
9 4 (3.28%) Semantic Web
10 3 (2.46%) Informatics
10 3 (2.46%) Robotics
10 3 (2.46%) E-Learning
10 3 (2.46%) LIMS
11 2 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) Linux
3 2 (1.64%) UNIX
4 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.95%) Analytics
2 26 (21.31%) Project Management
3 24 (19.67%) Risk Management
4 23 (18.85%) Information Security
4 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (18.03%) Time Management
6 13 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (10.66%) OO
7 12 (9.84%) Waterfall
8 10 (8.20%) Predictive Analytics
8 10 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.38%) CHAID
9 9 (7.38%) Customer Insight
10 8 (6.56%) Performance Management
11 7 (5.74%) Operations Research
11 7 (5.74%) Functional Programming
12 6 (4.92%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.92%) Validation
13 5 (4.10%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.33%) SQL
2 30 (24.59%) Java
3 18 (14.75%) R
4 16 (13.11%) C++
5 14 (11.48%) MATLAB
6 11 (9.02%) Python
7 10 (8.20%) C#
8 5 (4.10%) C
8 5 (4.10%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.10%) VBA
8 5 (4.10%) Haskell
8 5 (4.10%) F#
9 4 (3.28%) SPARQL
9 4 (3.28%) Perl
10 3 (2.46%) Scala
11 1 (0.82%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 100 (81.97%) Degree
2 12 (9.84%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) APMP
4 3 (2.46%) CISA
4 3 (2.46%) CISM
4 3 (2.46%) CISMP
5 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.82%) PhD
6 1 (0.82%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Oozie
2 1 (0.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Sun
2 8 (6.56%) Alterian
3 5 (4.10%) SAP
4 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle
5 3 (2.46%) Bloomberg
6 2 (1.64%) Sybase
6 2 (1.64%) Twitter
7 1 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.82%) OpenText
7 1 (0.82%) RedDot
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
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