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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 598 639 595
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -44
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 30 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.029% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 20
Average salary £52,500 £53,759 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.34% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,384 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £65,000 £115,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +34.28%
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
11592 12568 11323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.05% 25.78% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9533 10225 9256
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Canary Wharf - 2 £50,000 -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (80.95%) Degree
2 20 (47.62%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Java
4 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
6 9 (21.43%) Sun
6 9 (21.43%) Sun Certification
6 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
7 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
8 7 (16.67%) Analytics
8 7 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.29%) Banking
9 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management
10 5 (11.90%) Legal
10 5 (11.90%) SAP
10 5 (11.90%) Retail
10 5 (11.90%) Statistics
10 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
11 4 (9.52%) Mahout
11 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
11 4 (9.52%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
11 4 (9.52%) Weka

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (7.14%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Weka
2 3 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP HCM
2 2 (4.76%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 4 (9.52%) Mahout
2 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Impala
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Legal
4 4 (9.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (4.76%) Automotive
5 2 (4.76%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.38%) Front Office
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 6 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Commercial Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Auditor
4 4 (9.52%) SAP Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Commercial Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Auditor
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Head of IT
6 2 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Workday Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 1 (2.38%) Marketing Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Campaign Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Statistics
3 3 (7.14%) Equities
4 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Physics
5 1 (2.38%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.90%) Change Management
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) MapReduce
7 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.52%) OO
7 4 (9.52%) ERP
7 4 (9.52%) Time Management
8 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Information Security
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) R
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.38%) Haskell
5 1 (2.38%) F#
5 1 (2.38%) Scala
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Sun
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Alterian
4 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft