The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+10.49% +5.23%
Postgraduate
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
576 909 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.16% 27.42% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 618 566
Median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Scotland region.

Postgraduate Salary Trend in Scotland

Postgraduate
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Fife - 2 £47,500 -
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Zemax
2 4 (44.44%) Physics
2 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Economics
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (11.11%) Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Equities
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Zemax
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
1 1 (11.11%) Impala
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Drools
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Economics
3 1 (11.11%) Equities
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (11.11%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) F#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) R
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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