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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Postgraduate
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 99 -
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.88% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £20,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,094 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.24% +3.52%  

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 552 525 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 45.25% 35.57% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 386 402 454
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Text Mining
3 2 (50.00%) Life Science
3 2 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Lua
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Informatics
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development

Postgraduate
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Document Management
1 1 (25.00%) Full Text Search
1 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Lua
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k (DoE) + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago