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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 133 - 164
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% - 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-11.58% -1.04%
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
562 806 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.61% 26.18% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 352 531 580
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram 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 10 December 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 - 3 £65,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £35,500 -
Fife - 1 £47,500 -
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 6 (66.67%) Physics
2 5 (55.56%) Zemax
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (11.11%) React
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source

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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) 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%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Optical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
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%) Servlets
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Equities
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
4 2 (22.22%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) F#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft