Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 293 305 315
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 +42
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 26 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 1.27% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 19
East of England median annual salary £66,250 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.22% -17.86% +55.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £45,250
90th Percentile £86,125 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 2,705 3,625 3,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.90% 30.66% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,874 2,893 2,754
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,700
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.97% +0.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +41 16 £45,000 +1.69% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £71,250 +29.55% 12
Essex +7 4 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Master's Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 26 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
3 10 (38.46%) PhD
4 9 (34.62%) Migration
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) Physics
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (34.62%) Algorithms
5 8 (30.77%) Unix
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) Java
6 7 (26.92%) SaaS
6 7 (26.92%) PaaS
6 7 (26.92%) Puppet
6 7 (26.92%) Digital Signal Processing
6 7 (26.92%) Signal Processing
6 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) IaaS
6 7 (26.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (26.92%) Experimental Design
6 7 (26.92%) Data Science
7 6 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (23.08%) Presales
7 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
7 6 (23.08%) HornetQ
7 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (23.08%) AWS Certification
7 6 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation

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 6 (23.08%) GlassFish
1 6 (23.08%) JBoss
1 6 (23.08%) MQSeries
1 6 (23.08%) OpenStack
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.85%) SAP GRC
1 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (26.92%) IaaS
2 7 (26.92%) PaaS
2 7 (26.92%) SaaS
3 6 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
1 6 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 6 (23.08%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 6 (23.08%) French Language
1 6 (23.08%) German Language
1 6 (23.08%) Swedish Language
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Process Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Data Scientist
6 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Research Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (23.08%) EJB
1 6 (23.08%) EJB 3.0
1 6 (23.08%) HornetQ
1 6 (23.08%) Java EE
1 6 (23.08%) Java SE
1 6 (23.08%) JMS
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
1 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Algorithms
2 7 (26.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (23.08%) Replication
4 5 (19.23%) Acoustics
4 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
6 3 (11.54%) Public Cloud
7 2 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (7.69%) Life Science
7 2 (7.69%) Reinsurance
8 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
2 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 9 (34.62%) Physics
3 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Data Science
3 7 (26.92%) Digital Signal Processing
3 7 (26.92%) Experimental Design
3 7 (26.92%) Signal Processing
4 6 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (23.08%) Presales
4 6 (23.08%) SOA
5 5 (19.23%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
5 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 6 (23.08%) MATLAB
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) AWK
5 3 (11.54%) C
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) PhD
3 6 (23.08%) AWS Certification
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) SAP