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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 236 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.069% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £46,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.20%
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
1400 1591 1617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.99% 24.16% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1242 1242
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 - 3 £53,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £36,070 -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) CHFI
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression

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 (20.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (20.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CHFI
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS