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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 157 - 164
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 5 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% - 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £47,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -17.61%
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
759 856 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.49% 26.83% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 394 592 567
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 26 July 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 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £47,500 -
Postgraduate
UK

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Drools
3 1 (16.67%) F#
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Zemax
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) VBA

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 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Zemax
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (16.67%) Impala
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Optical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Drools
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Economics
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) F#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cloudera