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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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 £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
1367 1799 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.15% 27.31% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1380 1252
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 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%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
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 1 May 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%) Analytics Manager
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 IT Manager
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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