Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 118 157
Rank change year-on-year +48 +39 +13
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 5 6 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.76% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 1.21% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median annual salary £56,250 £50,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.39% +12.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £45,250 £43,950 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,650 £47,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £56,250 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% +50.00%

Master's Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 217 495 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.13% 32.46% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 121 305 677
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £90,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.15% +5.29%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Cambridge

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Master's Degree in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Cambridge

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing Master's Degree in Cambridge over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT jobs citing Master's Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) MMIC
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Cadence
3 1 (20.00%) IC Design
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) GraphQL
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Data Science

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Validation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) GraphQL
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) React
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) MMIC
1 1 (20.00%) Robotics
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Science
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (20.00%) IC Design
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cadence