The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 601 604 569
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 21 30 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.065% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.26% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 55
Average salary £51,250 £68,750 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% +51.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,574 £30,900 £37,309
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.13%
Postgraduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11079 11515 11073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.10% 24.81% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9181 9170 9053
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the London region.

Postgraduate Salary Trend in London

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in London

Postgraduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +25 7 £77,500 +150.00%
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 34 (65.38%) Degree
2 25 (48.08%) Finance
3 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (25.00%) Analytics
6 13 (25.00%) R
7 11 (21.15%) Java
7 11 (21.15%) Python
8 10 (19.23%) C#
9 9 (17.31%) C++
9 9 (17.31%) OO
10 8 (15.38%) Front Office
11 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
11 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.46%) Banking
11 7 (13.46%) Functional Programming
12 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
12 6 (11.54%) Big Data
12 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.54%) Equities
12 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
12 6 (11.54%) Statistics
12 6 (11.54%) Marketing
12 6 (11.54%) VBA
12 6 (11.54%) Windows
12 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
12 6 (11.54%) Project Management
13 5 (9.62%) SPSS
13 5 (9.62%) MATLAB

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (9.62%) SAS
2 4 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) SPSS
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP HCM
2 3 (5.77%) Workday HCM
3 2 (3.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
3 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Big Data
2 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.85%) Impala
5 2 (3.85%) HBase
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (48.08%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Front Office
3 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 6 (11.54%) Marketing
5 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 5 (9.62%) Legal
6 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 2 (3.85%) Automotive
6 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
5 4 (7.69%) SAP Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Quantitative Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Commercial Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Workday Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Campaign Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) RAD Developer
7 2 (3.85%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
1 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 3 (5.77%) DOM
2 3 (5.77%) Qt
3 2 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Equities
2 6 (11.54%) Statistics
2 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.62%) Derivative
3 5 (9.62%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.62%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.69%) Physics
5 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.77%) User Experience
5 3 (5.77%) Semantic Web
6 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.85%) Economics
7 1 (1.92%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Analytics
3 9 (17.31%) OO
4 7 (13.46%) Functional Programming
5 6 (11.54%) Project Management
5 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.69%) Change Management
7 4 (7.69%) CHAID
7 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.69%) ERP
7 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.69%) Customer Insight
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) R
3 11 (21.15%) Python
3 11 (21.15%) Java
4 10 (19.23%) C#
5 9 (17.31%) C++
6 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.54%) VBA
8 5 (9.62%) MATLAB
8 5 (9.62%) Haskell
8 5 (9.62%) F#
9 3 (5.77%) Scala
9 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.85%) Perl
11 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PhD
4 1 (1.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oozie
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Sun
2 4 (7.69%) Bloomberg
3 3 (5.77%) Alterian
3 3 (5.77%) Google
3 3 (5.77%) Maxymiser
3 3 (5.77%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Royal Holloway University
Salary: £33,476 to £39,528
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Sothebys Institute
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 4% pension/life cover/25 days leave
Posted: 15 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 24 days ago