Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 788 856
Rank change year-on-year -16 +68 +32
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 41 55 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.073% 0.077%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 49
London median annual salary £40,000 £87,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.29% +105.88% -13.27%
10th Percentile £24,500 £37,021 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £118,750 £73,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -6.25%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16892 17994 22875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.04% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12602 14950 18652
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,413
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.97% +6.83%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Postgraduate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in London

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Postgraduate in London

Postgraduate
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Postgraduate in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Postgraduate in London

Postgraduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Central London -7 10 £25,000 -77.27%
East London +5 3 £40,000 -
West London +5 3 £40,000 +4.08%
Postgraduate
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (41.46%) Computer Science
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 15 (36.59%) SQL
5 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
6 12 (29.27%) Python
6 12 (29.27%) Banking
6 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
7 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
7 10 (24.39%) Analytics
8 9 (21.95%) QA
8 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
8 9 (21.95%) Data Management
8 9 (21.95%) PhD
8 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 9 (21.95%) Windows
8 9 (21.95%) Java
9 8 (19.51%) C++
9 8 (19.51%) .NET
9 8 (19.51%) R
9 8 (19.51%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.07%) Psychology
11 6 (14.63%) Physics
11 6 (14.63%) Spring
11 6 (14.63%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (14.63%) C#
11 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft

Postgraduate
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (14.63%) Apache Spark
1 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Confluence
2 5 (12.20%) JBoss
3 3 (7.32%) SAS
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Drupal
4 2 (4.88%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) SPSS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) GitHub
2 2 (4.88%) npm
2 2 (4.88%) Yarn
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.20%) Data Mining
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) Power BI
4 3 (7.32%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.20%) Travis CI
2 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.88%) Broccoli
3 2 (4.88%) webpack
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Advertising
4 3 (7.32%) French Language
4 3 (7.32%) German Language
4 3 (7.32%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Games
5 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Audio Visual Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Audio Visual Support
2 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Junior
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Commissioning Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate
6 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.88%) Healthcare Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior Data Scientist
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 8 (19.51%) .NET
3 6 (14.63%) Spring
3 6 (14.63%) TensorFlow
4 5 (12.20%) Middleware
5 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.76%) JSON
5 4 (9.76%) REST
6 3 (7.32%) SOAP
6 3 (7.32%) Swing
6 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 3 (7.32%) WinForms
6 3 (7.32%) WPF
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.88%) Ember.js
7 2 (4.88%) HTML
7 2 (4.88%) Node.js
7 2 (4.88%) React
7 2 (4.88%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (41.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) User Experience
4 3 (7.32%) Derivative
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.88%) Life Science
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) NHS
6 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.44%) Blog
6 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.44%) Linked Data
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
2 10 (24.39%) Analytics
2 10 (24.39%) Mathematics
3 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
3 9 (21.95%) Data Management
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Psychology
5 6 (14.63%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (14.63%) Deep Learning
5 6 (14.63%) Physics
5 6 (14.63%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
6 5 (12.20%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (12.20%) Biology
6 5 (12.20%) Information Retrieval
6 5 (12.20%) Neuroscience
6 5 (12.20%) Prototyping
6 5 (12.20%) Statistics
6 5 (12.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Python
4 9 (21.95%) Java
5 8 (19.51%) C++
5 8 (19.51%) R
6 6 (14.63%) C#
7 5 (12.20%) C
7 5 (12.20%) MATLAB
7 5 (12.20%) Perl
7 5 (12.20%) Scala
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) PhD
3 8 (19.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Tableau
3 3 (7.32%) Datactics
4 2 (4.88%) Alteryx
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) SIMUL8
5 1 (2.44%) Sun