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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 242 - 263
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.044% - 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +7.14%
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
1733 1606 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.13% 24.32% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1313 1606
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 - 3 £26,000 - 1
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) PMI
4 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) CITP
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (40.00%) MBA
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) .NET

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Portfolio Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CITP
2 2 (40.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago