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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 422 414 426
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 14 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.034% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +106.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.98%
Postgraduate
England

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
6949 6521 7173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.51% 31.51% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5407 5019 5914
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 4 £42,500 -
Surrey -13 3 £48,000 -26.15%
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Kent - 2 £40,000 -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Postgraduate.

1 31 (96.88%) Degree
2 21 (65.63%) Mathematics
3 19 (59.38%) C++
4 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
4 15 (46.88%) Java
4 15 (46.88%) C#
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 12 (37.50%) Google
6 12 (37.50%) Oracle
6 12 (37.50%) PL/SQL
6 12 (37.50%) Life Science
6 12 (37.50%) Web Development
6 12 (37.50%) GWT
7 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
7 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
8 6 (18.75%) Fortran
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Physics
10 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) UMTS
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Linux
10 4 (12.50%) MS Office
10 4 (12.50%) Marketing
11 3 (9.38%) Information Security

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Postgraduate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Postgraduate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SAS
1 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) UMTS
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Base SAS
1 2 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Military
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Trainer
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Trainer
3 4 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Communications Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Auditor
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Auditor
5 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) GWT
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) Qt
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Mathematics
2 12 (37.50%) Life Science
3 7 (21.88%) Visualisation
4 5 (15.63%) Physics
5 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
7 2 (6.25%) Statistics
7 2 (6.25%) Social Media
7 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.25%) Cryptography
7 2 (6.25%) Economics
8 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 12 (37.50%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) UML
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) OOD
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) Image Processing
4 3 (9.38%) 3D Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) 3D Visualisation
5 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) User Stories
5 2 (6.25%) Product Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) B2B
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (18.75%) Fortran
6 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
6 3 (9.38%) R
6 3 (9.38%) Delphi
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
1 12 (37.50%) Google
2 2 (6.25%) NetSuite
2 2 (6.25%) HubSpot
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