Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 151 179
Rank change year-on-year -35 +28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 24 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.81% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.41% 2.22% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 14
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £32,773
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +113.59% -31.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £53,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,750 £87,500 £63,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +44.44% -21.74%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1705 1263 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.81% 36.42% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 972 1112
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,969
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +2.35%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -51 20 £50,000 -28.57% 7
Ely - 4 - -
Master's Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Master's Degree 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 24 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) PhD
3 12 (50.00%) Physics
4 9 (37.50%) Acoustics
5 8 (33.33%) C
5 8 (33.33%) C++
6 7 (29.17%) Digital Signal Processing
6 7 (29.17%) Signal Processing
7 6 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
7 6 (25.00%) Neural Network
7 6 (25.00%) Electronics
7 6 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (25.00%) Hidden Markov Model
7 6 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
8 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (20.83%) API Design
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) OO
8 5 (20.83%) OOD
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Smartphone
8 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 5 (20.83%) RESTful
9 4 (16.67%) JIRA
9 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.67%) Life Science
9 4 (16.67%) Replication

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

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) PTC Creo
1 1 (4.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.17%) Gradle
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Audio Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Research Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate Technical Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Control Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Physicist
5 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Android Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Smartphone Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) JSON
1 5 (20.83%) RESTful
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) Retrofit
2 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Acoustics
2 6 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.83%) Smartphone
4 4 (16.67%) Life Science
4 4 (16.67%) Replication
5 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (4.17%) CAN bus
7 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Physics
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (29.17%) Signal Processing
3 6 (25.00%) Hidden Markov Model
3 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (25.00%) Neural Network
3 6 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) API Design
4 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) OOD
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Android Development
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) CAD
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
1 8 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) PhD
3 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) EMC
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) PTC
1 1 (4.17%) WorldPay