The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 227 244 249
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 8 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.017% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.056% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £28,358 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-11.58% -1.04%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1656 1791 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.46% 31.16% 30.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1442 1630
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 £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in the South West

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in the South West

Postgraduate
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 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
Devon - 6 £28,358 -
Cornwall - 2 - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 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 South West region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) Fortran
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Data Scientist
2 3 (23.08%) Scientific Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) OpenMP
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) IT Governance
2 3 (23.08%) ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Fortran
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) R
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft