Data set from Graduate outcomes (LEO): postgraduate outcomes

Underlying data UK domiciled postgraduates - Nominal and real terms earnings data

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Description

Underlying data file for Graduate Outcomes (LEO) postgraduate publication

Coverage

Nominal and real terms earnings outcomes for UK domiciled postgraduates (level 7 (taught and research) and level 8 graduates) of English Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), one, three, five and ten years after graduation (YAG), 2014/15 to 2018/19 tax year.

File formats and conventions

Format

Files are Comma Separated Value (CSV)

Conventions

  • Earnings figures are rounded to the nearest £100
  • Employment outcome percentages are rounded to the nearest 0.1%
  • All populations are rounded to the nearest 5 full-person equivalent (FPE) individuals
  • c = data has been supressed due to small numbers. z = there is no result (N/A)

Data set details

Theme
Higher education
Publication
Graduate outcomes (LEO): postgraduate outcomes
Release type
Geographic levels
National
Indicators
  • Graduates
  • Graduates included in earnings figures
  • Graduates included in outcomes calculation
Filters
  • Qualification level
  • Years after graduation
Time period
2014-15 to 2018-19

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_nametime_periodYAGdomicilequalification_levelsexgradsgrads_ukearnings_includeearnings_LQearnings_medianearnings_UQearnings_LQ_RTEearnings_median_RTEearnings_UQ_RTE
Tax yearNationalK03000001Great Britain20141510 YAGUKLevel 7 (research)Female + male15201450895217003500047800217003500047800
Tax yearNationalK03000001Great Britain20141510 YAGUKLevel 7 (taught)Female + male923258879056630201003390046400201003390046400
Tax yearNationalK03000001Great Britain20141510 YAGUKLevel 8Female + male786574554585288004160055500288004160055500
Tax yearNationalK03000001Great Britain2014155 YAGUKLevel 7 (research)Female + male14801440840230003190042700230003190042700
Tax yearNationalK03000001Great Britain2014155 YAGUKLevel 7 (taught)Female + male885958610057225213003090041200213003090041200

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 11 variables
Variable nameVariable description
earnings_includeGraduates included in earnings figures
earnings_LQLower quartile of earnings of graduates
earnings_LQ_RTELower quartile of real term earnings of graduates
earnings_medianMedian nominal earnings
earnings_median_RTEMedian real term earnings

Footnotes

  1. All populations are rounded to the nearest 5 full-person equivalent (FPE) individuals
  2. In the 2018/19 tax year, 1 YAG (one year after graduation) relates to those who graduated in the 2016/17 academic year, 3 YAG to graduates in 2014/15, 5 YAG to graduates in 2012/13 and 10 YAG to graduates in 2007/08.
  3. Earnings figures are rounded to the nearest £100

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