The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 December 2023 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.
|6 months to
4 Dec 2023
|Same period 2022||Same period 2021|
|Rank change year-on-year||+195||+172||-300|
|Permanent jobs citing Postgraduate||104||245||94|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||0.20%||0.20%||0.073%|
|As % of the Qualifications category||0.60%||0.66%||0.30%|
|Number of salaries quoted||28||83||46|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£43,750||£42,500||£47,500|
|Median % change year-on-year||+2.94%||-10.53%||-17.39%|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£42,500||£39,000||£33,000|
|% change year-on-year||+8.97%||+18.18%||-42.61%|
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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.
|Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications||17,351||36,863||31,741|
|As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK||32.59%||29.74%||24.75%|
|Number of salaries quoted||10,857||16,923||17,862|
|Median annual salary (50th Percentile)||£57,500||£57,000||£55,000|
|Median % change year-on-year||+0.88%||+3.64%||-|
|UK excluding London median annual salary||£52,500||£50,000||£50,000|
|% change year-on-year||+5.00%||-||+2.04%|
Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Postgraduate.
Salary distribution for jobs citing Postgraduate over the 6 months to 4 December 2023.
Top 16 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the UK over the 6 months to 4 December 2023. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
on Same Period
IT Job Ads
Past 6 Months
on Same Period
|UK excluding London||+180||98||£42,500||+8.97%||34|
|North of England||+178||33||£39,232||+13.71%||9|
|East of England||+68||18||-||-||3|
|Work from Home||+213||16||£55,011||+30.24%||12|
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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: