According to the Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency 2016 survey “The employment outcomes of master’s degree holders from universities in Catalonia”:

86% of Master’s  degree  holders were  working  two  years  after completing their Master’s studies. This percentatge ranges  between 90%  for  those  who  had  already  worked full-time prior  to  starting  their Master’s degree  and 82% for  those with continuous academic careers between their pre-Master’s and Master’s studies.

 

Comparison of the three cycles: occupational  situation

 EmployedUnemployedInactive
Undergraduate84,78%10,96%4,26%
Master’s85,85%8,80%5,35%
Doctorate93,13%4,91%1,96%