Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 130 120
Rank change year-on-year +31 -10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 6 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.42% 0.47% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 1.57% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £41,995 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.97% -16.01% +31.58%
10th Percentile £22,500 £40,492 £38,000
90th Percentile £89,250 £43,497 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -45.83% +50.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 313 572 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.81% 29.64% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 252 450 349
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £44,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.29% -0.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £24,050 £24,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,125 £63,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Essex

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Essex.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Essex

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Essex over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in Essex

Master's Degree
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Chelmsford - 2 £23,000 - 1
Colchester - 2 £87,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Master's Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Weka
3 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) PhD
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
4 1 (16.67%) Java 8
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Ant
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JavaBeans
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
2 1 (16.67%) NumPy
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberattack
3 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) Java 8
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) HP