Master's Degree Jobs in the North of England

Master's Degree
England > North of England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 250 144 327
Rank change year-on-year -106 +183 -122
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 94 409 125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.71% 2.33% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 8.79% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 60
10th Percentile £30,000 £16,800 £31,000
25th Percentile £35,510 £22,000 £44,719
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,672 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.88% -13.32% -
75th Percentile £70,084 £58,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,000 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% +20.00%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England

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 North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,175 4,653 4,969
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 24.02% 26.49% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 1,873 2,475
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £28,189
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +7.14% -2.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,581 £65,000
90th Percentile £79,920 £85,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in the North of England

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Master's Degree in the North of England.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in the North of England

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Master's Degree in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in the North of England

Master's Degree
Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 24 February 2024. 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
Jobs
North West -29 54 £65,440 +13.81% 46
Yorkshire -46 23 £47,500 -5.00% 23
North East -44 17 £40,000 -15.50% 13
Master's Degree
England

Master's Degree
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.38%) IIS
2 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Pulsar
4 1 (1.06%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP APO
2 1 (1.06%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.06%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.06%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.28%) Azure
2 18 (19.15%) Power Platform
3 9 (9.57%) AWS
4 6 (6.38%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.26%) GCP
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (3.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.19%) GitHub
6 3 (3.19%) IaaS
6 3 (3.19%) PaaS
6 3 (3.19%) SaaS
7 2 (2.13%) Azure Sentinel
7 2 (2.13%) Power Automate
7 2 (2.13%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.06%) dbt
8 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.06%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (1.06%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) PPP
2 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) RS-232
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) Power BI
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.38%) Tableau
4 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) Git
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 26 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (25.53%) Social Skills
3 13 (13.83%) Retail
4 11 (11.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 10 (10.64%) Finance
6 7 (7.45%) Marketing
7 6 (6.38%) Local Government
7 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
8 5 (5.32%) Back Office
9 4 (4.26%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (4.26%) Public Sector
10 2 (2.13%) Banking
10 2 (2.13%) Games
10 2 (2.13%) Legal
10 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
11 1 (1.06%) Fire and Rescue
11 1 (1.06%) French Language
11 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.06%) Police
11 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Graduate
2 17 (18.09%) Senior
3 13 (13.83%) Quantity Surveyor
4 11 (11.70%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Data Scientist
6 7 (7.45%) Senior Data Scientist
7 6 (6.38%) Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Lead
9 4 (4.26%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Head of Architecture
9 4 (4.26%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Service Architect
11 2 (2.13%) ITIL Manager
11 2 (2.13%) Service Manager
11 2 (2.13%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.26%) React
3 3 (3.19%) PySpark
4 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.13%) Vue
5 1 (1.06%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) Jest
5 1 (1.06%) Next.js
5 1 (1.06%) Node.js
5 1 (1.06%) RESTful
5 1 (1.06%) Sass
5 1 (1.06%) WCF
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
5 1 (1.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Driving Licence
2 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.26%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.19%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (3.19%) Product Ownership
6 2 (2.13%) Cyberattack
6 2 (2.13%) Onboarding
6 2 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.06%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.06%) NHS
7 1 (1.06%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (57.45%) Problem-Solving
2 32 (34.04%) Computer Science
3 25 (26.60%) Mathematics
4 23 (24.47%) Analytics
5 19 (20.21%) Visualisation
6 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.89%) Statistics
8 13 (13.83%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (13.83%) Project Management
9 12 (12.77%) Project Delivery
10 11 (11.70%) Experiential Learning
11 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.57%) Agile
12 9 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (9.57%) Data Analytics
12 9 (9.57%) Data Science
12 9 (9.57%) Decision-Making
12 9 (9.57%) Roadmaps
13 8 (8.51%) Design Patterns
13 8 (8.51%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) SQL
2 13 (13.83%) Python
3 6 (6.38%) C#
4 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.19%) C
5 3 (3.19%) Java
6 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.13%) R
7 1 (1.06%) C++
7 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.51%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (6.38%) PhD
5 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.19%) CISM
5 3 (3.19%) CISSP
5 3 (3.19%) MBA
5 3 (3.19%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.13%) Azure Certification
6 2 (2.13%) CCNA
6 2 (2.13%) CEH
6 2 (2.13%) CISA
6 2 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (2.13%) MCSE
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.13%) OSCP
6 2 (2.13%) SSCP
7 1 (1.06%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (2.13%) NCSC
4 1 (1.06%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.06%) PMO
4 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Grafana
2 2 (2.13%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) Dynatrace
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
4 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.19%) Splunk
5 2 (2.13%) CA
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco
5 2 (2.13%) Citrix
5 2 (2.13%) Databricks
6 1 (1.06%) Dataiku
6 1 (1.06%) New Relic
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle