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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 227 254 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.042% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £42,469 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +17.24%
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
1526 1822 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.93% 25.78% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1503 1324
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Manchester +27 5 - - 1
Cheshire - 4 £42,469 -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Scala
2 4 (40.00%) Business Development
2 4 (40.00%) Ontologies
2 4 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) PhD
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) SAS

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) IT Director
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Ontologies
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Biology
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Proteomics
4 1 (10.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Business Development
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (10.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COSHH
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
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