Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
England > East of England
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 246 305 324
Rank change year-on-year +59 +19 -29
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 22 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 1.07% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 19
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £88,000 £70,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 1,789 2,793 3,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.13% 28.28% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 1,931 2,947
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,400 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,300 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +51 14 £22,500 -35.71% 4
Cambridgeshire +30 6 £62,500 - 3
Suffolk +15 2 £80,000 +77.78%
Master's Degree
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (18.18%) Python
4 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Data Science
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) TensorFlow
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.64%) SLA
5 3 (13.64%) PhD
5 3 (13.64%) Electronics
6 2 (9.09%) 3G
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) 2G
6 2 (9.09%) 2.5G
6 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) B2B

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 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Dialogflow
2 1 (4.55%) AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Google Sheets
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) 2.5G
1 2 (9.09%) 2G
1 2 (9.09%) 3G
1 2 (9.09%) 4G
1 2 (9.09%) 5G
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Power BI
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) French Language
4 1 (4.55%) German Language
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Military
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Research Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (13.64%) TensorFlow
3 2 (9.09%) Keras
3 2 (9.09%) PyTorch
3 2 (9.09%) scikit-learn
3 2 (9.09%) SpaCy
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) Caffe
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) NumPy
4 1 (4.55%) OAuth
4 1 (4.55%) OpenID
4 1 (4.55%) SAML
4 1 (4.55%) SciPy
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Debian
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
1 6 (27.27%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Data Science
3 3 (13.64%) Logistics
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) Conversational UI
4 2 (9.09%) Deep Learning
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamic Pricing
4 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Representation
4 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.09%) People Management
4 2 (9.09%) Presales
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) R
2 2 (9.09%) SPARQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) PhD
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MBA
4 1 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (4.55%) NCSC
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Shibboleth
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) T-Plan
2 1 (4.55%) VMware