The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Postgraduate
England / South East
Rank 381 430 444
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +14
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 4 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 12
Median salary £44,000 £44,789 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% -6.68%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4288 6011 6813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.72% 31.26% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3439 4879 5208
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in the South East

Postgraduate
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Hampshire - 4 £44,000 -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) ERP
4 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
5 4 (26.67%) Groovy
5 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (26.67%) PPP
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (13.33%) Operations Research
7 2 (13.33%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (13.33%) Deep Learning
7 2 (13.33%) Neo4j
7 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (13.33%) Neo4j
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) ProClarity
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Application Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Data Scientist
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) GUI Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Performance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (13.33%) Neural Network
5 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) User Stories
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Bayesian Methods
5 2 (13.33%) Data Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Deep Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Research
5 2 (13.33%) Random Forest
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Groovy
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau