Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 160 124 250
Rank change year-on-year -36 +126 +51
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 75 2 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 0.43% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
10th Percentile £49,000 £58,250 "
25th Percentile £49,375 £59,375 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +78.57% -22.22%
75th Percentile £101,250 £64,375 £49,000
90th Percentile £126,000 £64,750 £60,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +14.81% +3.85% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,537 463 1,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.78% 25.87% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 569 349 1,425
10th Percentile £26,950 £29,700 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,864
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in the East of England

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Master's Degree in the East of England.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in the East of England

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Master's Degree in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in the East of England

Master's Degree
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -7 64 £53,750 -14.00% 11
Hertfordshire - 9 £135,000 - 6
Suffolk - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Master's Degree
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT jobs citing Master's Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 75 (100.00%) Degree
2 67 (89.33%) Computer Science
3 63 (84.00%) Mathematics
4 61 (81.33%) Statistics
5 36 (48.00%) Management Information System
6 32 (42.67%) PhD
7 30 (40.00%) SAS
7 30 (40.00%) SQL
8 29 (38.67%) Bioinformatics
8 29 (38.67%) Biostatistics
8 29 (38.67%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (38.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 29 (38.67%) Thought Leadership
9 28 (37.33%) Life Science
9 28 (37.33%) Economics
10 27 (36.00%) Data Management
11 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (33.33%) Law
12 25 (33.33%) Analytics
12 25 (33.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 23 (30.67%) Mentoring
13 23 (30.67%) Decision-Making
14 22 (29.33%) Visualisation
15 21 (28.00%) Data Analytics
15 21 (28.00%) Marketing
15 21 (28.00%) A/B Testing
16 20 (26.67%) Statistical Analysis
16 20 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (25.33%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (25.33%) Business Intelligence

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 30 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.67%) AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) GCP
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) FTP
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
1 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.67%) Modbus
1 2 (2.67%) MQTT
1 2 (2.67%) Profibus
1 2 (2.67%) SMTP
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) Broadband
2 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) Data Warehouse
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 9 (12.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.00%) Tableau
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.67%) Big Data
5 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.67%) SQLite
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
1 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (38.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (33.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 25 (33.33%) Law
3 21 (28.00%) Marketing
4 20 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (9.33%) Social Skills
6 5 (6.67%) Finance
7 3 (4.00%) Electronics
8 2 (2.67%) Wearables
9 1 (1.33%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Programmer
2 27 (36.00%) Analyst
3 13 (17.33%) Senior Programmer
4 12 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Data Science Director
6 4 (5.33%) Developer
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Data Analytics Scientist
7 2 (2.67%) Data Scientist
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.33%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (1.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 1 (1.33%) Senior Cloud Architect
8 1 (1.33%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 3 (4.00%) JSON
3 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (2.67%) Flask
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) MFC
3 2 (2.67%) PyTorch
3 2 (2.67%) React
3 2 (2.67%) REST
3 2 (2.67%) Shiny
3 2 (2.67%) TensorFlow
3 2 (2.67%) WPF
4 1 (1.33%) Node.js
4 1 (1.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 36 (48.00%) Management Information System
2 28 (37.33%) Life Science
3 10 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.67%) Analogue Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Biotechnology
4 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.67%) Robotics
5 1 (1.33%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) ThreadX
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (89.33%) Computer Science
2 63 (84.00%) Mathematics
3 61 (81.33%) Statistics
4 29 (38.67%) Bioinformatics
4 29 (38.67%) Biostatistics
4 29 (38.67%) Thought Leadership
5 28 (37.33%) Economics
6 27 (36.00%) Data Management
7 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (33.33%) Analytics
9 23 (30.67%) Decision-Making
9 23 (30.67%) Mentoring
10 22 (29.33%) Visualisation
11 21 (28.00%) A/B Testing
11 21 (28.00%) Data Analytics
12 20 (26.67%) Statistical Analysis
13 19 (25.33%) Business Analytics
13 19 (25.33%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (25.33%) Data Visualisation
13 19 (25.33%) Data-Driven Decision Making
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.00%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) Python
3 7 (9.33%) C#
3 7 (9.33%) C++
4 6 (8.00%) C
5 5 (6.67%) R
6 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Degree
2 32 (42.67%) PhD
3 29 (38.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) MISRA
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.33%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Ansible
1 1 (1.33%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (2.67%) Klocwork
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle