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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank 217 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £30,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1479 1485 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.82% 27.18% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1183 1287
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,463
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Postgraduate Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Postgraduate
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Birmingham - 10 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £29,000 - 1
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Semantic Web
5 4 (28.57%) SPARQL
5 4 (28.57%) Ontologies
5 4 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Jena
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) RDF
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Sun Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Sun
6 3 (21.43%) CISA
6 3 (21.43%) CISM
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) APMP
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Economics
6 3 (21.43%) CISMP
6 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Spring

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Semantic Web Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Planning Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Auditor
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Auditor
6 1 (7.14%) IT Auditor
6 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Auditor
6 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Jena
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) LESS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Semantic Web
2 4 (28.57%) Ontologies
3 3 (21.43%) Economics
4 1 (7.14%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) RDF
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SPARQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) APMP
2 3 (21.43%) Sun Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISA
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 3 (21.43%) CISMP
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) OpenText
2 1 (7.14%) RedDot
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