The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 232 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.037% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £38,035 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.57%
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1369 1590 1553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.04% 26.09% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1252 1195
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in the North West

Postgraduate
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £36,070 -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) Scala
3 4 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (40.00%) Business Development
3 4 (40.00%) Ontologies
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Neural Network
6 1 (10.00%) Economics
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (10.00%) PMP
6 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (10.00%) Graduate
1 1 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Graduate IT Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Graduate Project Manager
1 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) IT Director
1 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Ontologies
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Economics
4 1 (10.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (10.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Business Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Linear Regression
4 1 (10.00%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Scala
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM