Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 136 154
Rank change year-on-year -35 +18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 8 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.26% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 1.30% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £56,500 £53,850 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%

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 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 1366 925 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 44.98% 40.43% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 732 921
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Postgraduate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Postgraduate in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Postgraduate in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 6 (75.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Full Text Search
2 5 (62.50%) Grid Computing
2 5 (62.50%) Document Management
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) J2SE
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) JAAS
4 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Log4j
4 3 (37.50%) Buildbot
4 3 (37.50%) jOOQ
4 3 (37.50%) Pipeline Pilot
4 3 (37.50%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (37.50%) Text Mining
4 3 (37.50%) KNIME
4 3 (37.50%) MediaWiki
4 3 (37.50%) FindBugs
4 3 (37.50%) SCons
4 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (37.50%) Protocol Buffers

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 (37.50%) Jetty
1 3 (37.50%) MediaWiki
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Pipeline Pilot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) KNIME
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Text Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
1 3 (37.50%) Buildbot
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) FindBugs
1 3 (37.50%) JUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Log4j
1 3 (37.50%) Mercurial
1 3 (37.50%) Mockito
1 3 (37.50%) SCons
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Physicist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Guava
3 3 (37.50%) J2SE
3 3 (37.50%) JAAS
3 3 (37.50%) jOOQ
3 3 (37.50%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (37.50%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Grid Computing
2 3 (37.50%) Life Science
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Document Management
1 5 (62.50%) Full Text Search
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Biology
4 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Lua
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle