The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 5 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 837 685 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.76% 12.32% 13.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.85% 33.71% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 519 431 582
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Degree
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1679 2032 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.62% 36.55% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1259 1491
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region.

Degree Salary Trend in Berkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Degree
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 422 £44,750 +5.29% 49
Bracknell +10 69 £50,000 +33.33% 13
Slough -5 63 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Newbury +22 55 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Maidenhead +2 49 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Wokingham -5 10 £52,500 +34.61%
Windsor 0 7 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Hungerford +2 3 - - 6
Thatcham - 3 £50,000 - 2
Ascot -4 1 - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 574 (33.18%) Computer Science
2 429 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (22.02%) Telecoms
4 342 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
5 330 (19.08%) Project Management
6 324 (18.73%) SQL
7 298 (17.23%) Finance
8 263 (15.20%) Linux
9 251 (14.51%) Microsoft
10 234 (13.53%) ITIL
11 230 (13.29%) Java
12 226 (13.06%) Windows
13 216 (12.49%) .NET
14 206 (11.91%) SQL Server
15 202 (11.68%) C#
16 201 (11.62%) MS Excel
17 190 (10.98%) Oracle
18 187 (10.81%) JavaScript
19 182 (10.52%) Scrum
20 176 (10.17%) Software Engineering
21 171 (9.88%) Marketing
22 165 (9.54%) HTML
23 156 (9.02%) CSS
24 143 (8.27%) PRINCE2
25 132 (7.63%) QA
26 130 (7.51%) Service Management
27 126 (7.28%) MS Office
28 120 (6.94%) User Experience
29 118 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
30 117 (6.76%) MySQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (3.70%) Apache
2 47 (2.72%) CMS
3 43 (2.49%) OpenStack
4 41 (2.37%) Tomcat
4 41 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 39 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.79%) IIS
7 28 (1.62%) WordPress
8 23 (1.33%) JBoss
9 22 (1.27%) Joomla!
10 20 (1.16%) concrete5
11 17 (0.98%) Drupal
11 17 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.58%) nginx
12 10 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.52%) SAS
14 8 (0.46%) Umbraco
14 8 (0.46%) Alfresco
14 8 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 201 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 126 (7.28%) MS Office
3 54 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.68%) MS Project
5 27 (1.56%) SPSS
6 22 (1.27%) Photoshop
6 22 (1.27%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.46%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.23%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.17%) Simulink
12 2 (0.12%) InDesign
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.058%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.058%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 33 (1.91%) Oracle ERP
2 29 (1.68%) HFM
3 11 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.58%) Remedy AR System
5 7 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.23%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.23%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.23%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.17%) Primavera
9 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.29%) SaaS
2 34 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (0.92%) IaaS
5 12 (0.69%) Responsys
5 12 (0.69%) Taleo
6 11 (0.64%) PaaS
7 10 (0.58%) Office 365
8 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (0.35%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.12%) Heroku
11 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.058%) Yammer
12 1 (0.058%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 113 (6.53%) TCP/IP
2 92 (5.32%) Firewall
3 86 (4.97%) Wireless
4 82 (4.74%) Internet
4 82 (4.74%) DNS
5 67 (3.87%) VPN
6 55 (3.18%) HTTP
7 44 (2.54%) LAN
8 38 (2.20%) SSL
9 29 (1.68%) Broadband
9 29 (1.68%) DHCP
9 29 (1.68%) MPLS
9 29 (1.68%) BGP
10 28 (1.62%) WAN
11 27 (1.56%) OSPF
12 26 (1.50%) Network Security
13 25 (1.45%) DWDM
14 24 (1.39%) VLAN
15 22 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (1.27%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 117 (6.76%) MySQL
3 63 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 58 (3.35%) Relational Database
5 53 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (2.49%) OLTP
8 41 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
9 40 (2.31%) OLAP
9 40 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (2.31%) NoSQL
10 37 (2.14%) Big Data
10 37 (2.14%) Data Mining
11 35 (2.02%) Oracle OLAP
12 34 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 30 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
14 28 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
15 27 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 27 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 57 (3.29%) Git (software)
2 55 (3.18%) Maven
3 50 (2.89%) JIRA
4 41 (2.37%) Visual Studio
5 40 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 29 (1.68%) Ant
8 27 (1.56%) Selenium
9 22 (1.27%) Toad
9 22 (1.27%) Subversion
10 20 (1.16%) PHPUnit
11 15 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 10 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (0.58%) Axure RP
13 9 (0.52%) Mocha
13 9 (0.52%) FitNesse
13 9 (0.52%) Grunt
13 9 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (0.52%) Gradle
14 7 (0.40%) Mockito
General
1 381 (22.02%) Telecoms
2 298 (17.23%) Finance
3 171 (9.88%) Marketing
4 80 (4.62%) Retail
5 50 (2.89%) Legal
5 50 (2.89%) Billing
6 43 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 42 (2.43%) Electronics
7 42 (2.43%) German Language
8 37 (2.14%) Banking
9 36 (2.08%) Law
10 27 (1.56%) Advertising
11 18 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (1.04%) French Language
12 12 (0.69%) Italian Language
12 12 (0.69%) Spanish Language
13 10 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
14 9 (0.52%) Cantonese Language
15 8 (0.46%) Automotive
16 7 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 336 (19.42%) Developer
2 239 (13.82%) Analyst
3 152 (8.79%) Consultant
4 117 (6.76%) Business Analyst
5 100 (5.78%) Graduate
5 100 (5.78%) Project Manager
6 91 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 78 (4.51%) Administrator
8 76 (4.39%) Architect
9 74 (4.28%) Senior Developer
10 73 (4.22%) .NET Developer
11 70 (4.05%) Java Developer
12 66 (3.82%) Software Developer
13 57 (3.29%) Junior
14 56 (3.24%) C# Developer
15 53 (3.06%) Support Engineer
15 53 (3.06%) Designer
16 51 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
17 48 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
18 47 (2.72%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (12.49%) .NET
2 165 (9.54%) HTML
3 156 (9.02%) CSS
4 110 (6.36%) Web Services
5 106 (6.13%) ASP.NET
6 83 (4.80%) J2EE
6 83 (4.80%) jQuery
7 73 (4.22%) XML
8 59 (3.41%) Spring
9 54 (3.12%) HTML5
10 49 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (2.72%) .NET Framework
12 38 (2.20%) Hibernate
13 37 (2.14%) LAMP
14 36 (2.08%) WCF
15 32 (1.85%) REST
16 29 (1.68%) SOAP
17 27 (1.56%) RESTful
17 27 (1.56%) AngularJS
18 26 (1.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 574 (33.18%) Computer Science
2 342 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
3 120 (6.94%) User Experience
4 101 (5.84%) Data Centre
5 91 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 89 (5.14%) Mathematics
7 80 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
8 52 (3.01%) Statistics
9 45 (2.60%) PMI
10 37 (2.14%) iPad
11 32 (1.85%) Ergonomics
11 32 (1.85%) Human Factors
12 31 (1.79%) Physics
12 31 (1.79%) Mobile App
12 31 (1.79%) Replication
13 28 (1.62%) Social Media
14 27 (1.56%) Life Science
15 25 (1.45%) W3C
16 21 (1.21%) Data Structures
17 20 (1.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 263 (15.20%) Linux
2 226 (13.06%) Windows
3 111 (6.42%) UNIX
4 37 (2.14%) Solaris
5 35 (2.02%) CentOS
6 31 (1.79%) Android
7 22 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.04%) Mac OS X
9 17 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (0.75%) SUSE
12 11 (0.64%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.35%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.35%) AIX
13 6 (0.35%) HPUX
14 3 (0.17%) Debian
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (19.08%) Project Management
3 234 (13.53%) ITIL
4 182 (10.52%) Scrum
5 176 (10.17%) Software Engineering
6 143 (8.27%) PRINCE2
7 130 (7.51%) Service Management
8 118 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
9 113 (6.53%) Service Delivery
10 108 (6.24%) Time Management
10 108 (6.24%) SDLC
11 106 (6.13%) Analytics
12 96 (5.55%) Unit Testing
13 95 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 90 (5.20%) CRM
15 88 (5.09%) Business Analysis
16 84 (4.86%) TDD
17 78 (4.51%) E-Commerce
18 77 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 77 (4.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 324 (18.73%) SQL
2 230 (13.29%) Java
3 202 (11.68%) C#
4 187 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 114 (6.59%) C++
6 104 (6.01%) Python
7 96 (5.55%) Perl
8 79 (4.57%) C
9 75 (4.34%) PHP
10 65 (3.76%) T-SQL
11 55 (3.18%) VB.NET
12 44 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 38 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 28 (1.62%) PowerShell
15 24 (1.39%) Bash Shell
16 23 (1.33%) VB
17 20 (1.16%) VBScript
18 17 (0.98%) Ruby
19 15 (0.87%) MATLAB
20 9 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 96 (5.55%) PMI Certification
2 76 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (4.34%) Security Cleared
4 60 (3.47%) PMP
5 52 (3.01%) CCNA
6 50 (2.89%) ISEB
7 48 (2.77%) SC Cleared
8 40 (2.31%) CISSP
9 35 (2.02%) CCNP
10 30 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (1.73%) ISTQB
11 23 (1.33%) CCIE
12 21 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (1.16%) MCSE
14 17 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 15 (0.87%) IBM Certification
16 14 (0.81%) MCP
16 14 (0.81%) MBA
17 13 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 13 (0.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (7.63%) QA
2 91 (5.26%) SLA
3 21 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.64%) ISO 9000
6 11 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.46%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.29%) COBIT
9 3 (0.17%) TickIT
9 3 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.17%) GAMP
9 3 (0.17%) GCP
10 2 (0.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 57 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.16%) Firmware
3 20 (1.16%) Xen
4 14 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 10 (0.58%) Squid
5 10 (0.58%) qmail
6 7 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.40%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.40%) KVM
7 5 (0.29%) NFS
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.17%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.12%) vSphere
10 1 (0.058%) UAG
10 1 (0.058%) VMFS
10 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.058%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.058%) Snort
Systems Management
1 47 (2.72%) Puppet
2 29 (1.68%) ZABBIX
3 27 (1.56%) Graphite
4 19 (1.10%) Nagios
5 15 (0.87%) Cacti
5 15 (0.87%) Ganglia
5 15 (0.87%) collectd
5 15 (0.87%) logstash
6 8 (0.46%) cPanel
6 8 (0.46%) Plesk
6 8 (0.46%) Netcool
6 8 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (0.40%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.40%) SCCM
8 6 (0.35%) DameWare
8 6 (0.35%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.35%) Legato
8 6 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.35%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 251 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 190 (10.98%) Oracle
3 107 (6.18%) Cisco
4 79 (4.57%) VMware
5 53 (3.06%) SAP
6 48 (2.77%) Juniper
7 46 (2.66%) Red Hat
7 46 (2.66%) HP
8 42 (2.43%) IBM
9 38 (2.20%) Sun
10 35 (2.02%) hybris
11 34 (1.97%) Informatica
12 30 (1.73%) AppDynamics
13 28 (1.62%) Splunk
14 22 (1.27%) Hyperion
14 22 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
15 21 (1.21%) F5
16 20 (1.16%) Zend
17 18 (1.04%) Huawei
17 18 (1.04%) Atlassian
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