Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 171 186
Rank change year-on-year -33 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.42% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -26.32% +18.75%
10th Percentile £33,625 £32,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,250 £57,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +18.75%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,681 1,204 1,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.93% 37.13% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,240 941 1,043
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,100 £64,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,900 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.51% +0.92% +2.35%

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Postgraduate in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Postgraduate in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Postgraduate in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 -33 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Postgraduate
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 3 (60.00%) Chemistry
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Biology
4 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms

Postgraduate
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Physicist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Chemistry
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Biology
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 2 (40.00%) Degree