The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 259 269
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 10 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.27% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.90% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £32,159 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,159 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -26.91% +3.52%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1766 2214 2304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.60% 29.73% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1745 1820
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in the East of England

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Postgraduate in the East of England

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Postgraduate in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Postgraduate in the East of England

Postgraduate
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 Postgraduate within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +21 7 £32,159 - 1
Hertfordshire +18 3 £55,000 -
Postgraduate
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) Perl
5 8 (42.11%) Visualisation
5 8 (42.11%) Informatics
6 7 (36.84%) Bioinformatics
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) CouchDB
6 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
6 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Apache
6 7 (36.84%) VMS
6 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
6 7 (36.84%) CPAN
6 7 (36.84%) Node.js
6 7 (36.84%) GitHub
6 7 (36.84%) Express
6 7 (36.84%) Web Development
6 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
6 7 (36.84%) LXC
6 7 (36.84%) DBIx::Class
6 7 (36.84%) Moose
6 7 (36.84%) Apache Spark
7 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Robotics

Postgraduate
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 7 (36.84%) Apache
1 7 (36.84%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) CouchDB
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) Text Mining
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
1 9 (47.37%) Software Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CPAN
1 7 (36.84%) DBIx::Class
1 7 (36.84%) Express
1 7 (36.84%) Moose
1 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Robotics
2 5 (26.32%) SCADA
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) VMS
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Informatics
1 8 (42.11%) Visualisation
2 7 (36.84%) Bioinformatics
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
2 7 (36.84%) Web Development
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 5 (26.32%) Physics
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (5.26%) Full Text Search
7 1 (5.26%) Health Informatics
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) LXC
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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