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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 186 - 187
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.076% - 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.98%
Postgraduate
North West

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
1186 918 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 30.23% 24.66% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 988 795 824
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in Manchester

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA