The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Postgraduate
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 235 -
Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.036% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £38,035 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1519 1359 1537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.12% 24.18% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1141 1232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,201
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in the North West

Postgraduate
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Postgraduate in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Machine Learning
2 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 6 (85.71%) Numerate Degree
2 6 (85.71%) MATLAB
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) PhD
3 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 5 (71.43%) Neural Network
4 4 (57.14%) Decision Tree
4 4 (57.14%) Linear Regression
4 4 (57.14%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) CISM
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security

Postgraduate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Machine Learning
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Neural Network
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Decision Tree
3 4 (57.14%) Linear Regression
3 4 (57.14%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) MATLAB
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Numerate Degree
1 6 (85.71%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
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