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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Postgraduate
UK / Scotland
Rank 139 158 161
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.088% 0.034% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £50,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.93% +10.00%

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
533 827 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.48% 27.85% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 352 518 604
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 0 1 £65,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £35,500 -
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Zemax
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
4 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL

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 3 (50.00%) Zemax
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
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