Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 309 314 335
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 33 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.28% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 2.01% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 56 52
Midlands median annual salary £54,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £46,250 £28,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £56,800 £79,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -

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 Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,815 3,480 3,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.15% 24.98% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,018 2,386 2,759
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in the Midlands

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Master's Degree in the Midlands

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in the Midlands

Master's Degree
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
East Midlands +28 27 £53,250 -31.73% 6
West Midlands -10 6 £67,000 +54.02% 2
Master's Degree
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 33 (100.00%) Degree
2 25 (75.76%) AWS
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 19 (57.58%) Linux
5 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 18 (54.55%) .NET
5 18 (54.55%) J2EE
5 18 (54.55%) C#
5 18 (54.55%) HTML
5 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 18 (54.55%) Web Services
5 18 (54.55%) Windows
5 18 (54.55%) SAML
5 18 (54.55%) Azure
5 18 (54.55%) OAuth
5 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 18 (54.55%) HTML5
5 18 (54.55%) Node.js
5 18 (54.55%) ForgeRock
5 18 (54.55%) Docker
5 18 (54.55%) Microservices
5 18 (54.55%) Kubernetes
5 18 (54.55%) Public Cloud
5 18 (54.55%) Data Centre
5 18 (54.55%) Identity Access Management
5 18 (54.55%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (54.55%) Virtual Team

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) AWS
2 18 (54.55%) Azure
3 7 (21.21%) GCP
3 7 (21.21%) IaaS
3 7 (21.21%) PaaS
3 7 (21.21%) SaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.03%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
General
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Police
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (51.52%) C# Developer
3 11 (33.33%) AWS Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Senior C# Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Analyst
6 7 (21.21%) Information Analyst
6 7 (21.21%) Information Security Analyst
6 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Chief Information Officer
7 4 (12.12%) CIO
8 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Azure Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) IAM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) .NET
1 18 (54.55%) HTML
1 18 (54.55%) HTML5
1 18 (54.55%) J2EE
1 18 (54.55%) Node.js
1 18 (54.55%) OAuth
1 18 (54.55%) SAML
1 18 (54.55%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Data Centre
1 18 (54.55%) Public Cloud
1 18 (54.55%) Self-Motivation
1 18 (54.55%) Virtual Team
2 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 18 (54.55%) Identity Access Management
2 18 (54.55%) Microservices
2 18 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.21%) Coaching
4 7 (21.21%) Information Security
4 7 (21.21%) Multichannel Retail
4 7 (21.21%) Online Security
4 7 (21.21%) Password Management
4 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Privileged Password Management
4 7 (21.21%) Process Improvement
4 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
4 7 (21.21%) SIEM
4 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Security
5 4 (12.12%) Information Management
5 4 (12.12%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) C#
2 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) CISM
2 7 (21.21%) CISSP
3 4 (12.12%) MBA
4 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) NIST
2 5 (15.15%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 18 (54.55%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Kubernetes
2 7 (21.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) ForgeRock
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) Databricks
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau