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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 610 630 564
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -66
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 21 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 42
Average salary £67,500 £49,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.75% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,537 £44,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £78,500 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
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
11140 12094 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.21% 25.12% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9069 9723 9017
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 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 3 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 +36 5 £78,750 - 1
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (70.59%) Degree
2 27 (52.94%) Finance
3 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (31.37%) Java
6 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (19.61%) C#
8 9 (17.65%) C++
8 9 (17.65%) OO
8 9 (17.65%) Sun
8 9 (17.65%) Sun Certification
8 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 9 (17.65%) R
8 9 (17.65%) Analytics
9 8 (15.69%) Front Office
10 7 (13.73%) Banking
10 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
10 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.73%) Project Management
10 7 (13.73%) Python
10 7 (13.73%) Functional Programming
11 6 (11.76%) VBA
11 6 (11.76%) Windows
11 6 (11.76%) Equities
12 5 (9.80%) Fixed Income
12 5 (9.80%) Haskell
12 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
12 5 (9.80%) Derivative
12 5 (9.80%) Legal
12 5 (9.80%) MATLAB

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (9.80%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SPSS
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SAP HCM
2 2 (3.92%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.84%) Apache Hive
1 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.92%) Impala
3 2 (3.92%) HBase
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Front Office
3 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.73%) Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Legal
5 4 (7.84%) Marketing
6 3 (5.88%) Retail
7 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.92%) Automotive
8 1 (1.96%) Law
8 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.96%) Advertising
8 1 (1.96%) Games
8 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 6 (11.76%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (7.84%) SAP Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Commercial Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.88%) IT Auditor
6 3 (5.88%) Quantitative Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Auditor
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Commercial Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Campaign Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Qt
2 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (3.92%) JSON
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Equities
3 5 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.80%) Derivative
3 5 (9.80%) Data Structures
3 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.88%) Statistics
4 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.92%) Economics
5 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Life Science
6 1 (1.96%) Physics
6 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) OO
2 9 (17.65%) Waterfall
2 9 (17.65%) Analytics
3 7 (13.73%) Functional Programming
3 7 (13.73%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
4 4 (7.84%) Change Management
4 4 (7.84%) CHAID
4 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.84%) ERP
4 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.84%) Customer Insight
4 4 (7.84%) Time Management
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) C++
4 9 (17.65%) R
5 7 (13.73%) Python
6 6 (11.76%) VBA
7 5 (9.80%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.80%) Haskell
7 5 (9.80%) F#
8 3 (5.88%) Scala
8 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Sun
2 5 (9.80%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Bloomberg
4 3 (5.88%) Alterian
5 2 (3.92%) Sybase
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
National Theatre
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 7 days ago