The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 99 109
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.66% 0.68% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 1.72% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -35.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

Postgraduate is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 550 465 579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 40.12% 39.41% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 400 394 479
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,272 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in Cambridge

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Postgraduate in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Postgraduate in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Life Science
2 6 (66.67%) Grid Computing
2 6 (66.67%) Text Mining
2 6 (66.67%) Document Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) Full Text Search
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Log4j
4 3 (33.33%) J2SE
4 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) JAAS
4 3 (33.33%) Lua
4 3 (33.33%) Jetty
4 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (33.33%) Visualisation

Postgraduate
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Jetty
1 3 (33.33%) MediaWiki
1 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Text Mining
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) KNIME
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 3 (33.33%) Buildbot
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (33.33%) FindBugs
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Log4j
1 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 3 (33.33%) Mockito
1 3 (33.33%) SCons
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) Guava
2 3 (33.33%) J2SE
2 3 (33.33%) JAAS
2 3 (33.33%) jOOQ
2 3 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Grid Computing
1 6 (66.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Document Management
1 6 (66.67%) Full Text Search
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Lua
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MathWorks
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago