The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Postgraduate
North West / Manchester
Rank 193 176 190
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.091% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.93% +10.00%

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
901 863 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.49% 26.12% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 673 681 906
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in Manchester

Postgraduate
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 5 - -
Postgraduate
North West

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) PhD
2 7 (70.00%) MATLAB
2 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (60.00%) Validation
3 6 (60.00%) Neural Network
4 5 (50.00%) Linear Regression
4 5 (50.00%) Logistic Regression
4 5 (50.00%) Decision Tree
5 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 3 (30.00%) CISM
6 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) SANS
6 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
7 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Machine Learning
1 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Neural Network
2 6 (60.00%) Validation
3 5 (50.00%) Decision Tree
3 5 (50.00%) Linear Regression
3 5 (50.00%) Logistic Regression
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) MATLAB
1 7 (70.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) PhD
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) GPG13
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Intel