Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 124 131
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 22 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.49% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 2.64% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 9
Essex median annual salary £58,750 £39,747 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.81% -20.51% +31.58%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £49,799 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £39,747 £57,500
% change year-on-year +44.66% -30.87% +27.78%

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 352 607 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.91% 30.97% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 304 449 395
Essex median annual salary £46,250 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.56% -4.44% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Colchester - 10 £85,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £60,000 - 1
Master's Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 12 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (50.00%) Maven
4 11 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) J2EE
4 11 (50.00%) Ant
4 11 (50.00%) JBoss
4 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (50.00%) GlassFish
4 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 11 (50.00%) Gradle
5 10 (45.45%) Machine Learning
5 10 (45.45%) Apache Spark
5 10 (45.45%) Algorithms
5 10 (45.45%) Weka
5 10 (45.45%) PhD
5 10 (45.45%) JMS
5 10 (45.45%) MATLAB
5 10 (45.45%) Data Science
6 9 (40.91%) Tableau
6 9 (40.91%) Data Mining
6 9 (40.91%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
7 7 (31.82%) SDLC
8 5 (22.73%) Statistics
8 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) EJB
8 5 (22.73%) JSP

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 11 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 11 (50.00%) JBoss
1 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (45.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Data Mining
2 5 (22.73%) KNIME
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Ant
1 11 (50.00%) Gradle
1 11 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Data Scientist
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Data Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Tableau Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (50.00%) J2EE
2 10 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (22.73%) EJB
3 5 (22.73%) Java EE
3 5 (22.73%) JSP
3 5 (22.73%) NumPy
3 5 (22.73%) Servlets
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (45.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Data Science
1 10 (45.45%) Machine Learning
2 9 (40.91%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
3 7 (31.82%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
4 5 (22.73%) Statistics
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Anomaly Detection
5 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Physics
6 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 5 (22.73%) R
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (45.45%) PhD
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft