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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +25.33%
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
1585 1539 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.01% 22.78% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1178 1438
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
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%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
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
Warrington, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Daresbury, Warrington
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago