The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Postgraduate
England / West Midlands
Rank 199 237 223
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -14
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.065% 0.034% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1029 1566 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.22% 26.42% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1214 1102
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Postgraduate Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Postgraduate
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham +13 1 £52,500 -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Publishing
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) Google
2 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) Heroku
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Sass
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 5 (50.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (30.00%) DSP Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 3 (30.00%) MATLAB Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) CSS3
1 5 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (50.00%) Sass
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Vision
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (30.00%) Physics
2 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (30.00%) Video Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Sun