The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 799 680 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.58% 12.77% 12.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.08% 35.85% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 573 532 683
Average salary £43,000 £41,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1945 1897 1978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.06% 35.64% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1340 1719
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 364 £45,000 +16.88% 38
Bracknell +26 87 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Slough -11 65 £42,500 -15.00% 13
Newbury -5 55 £44,000 +7.31% 5
Maidenhead -4 45 £50,000 +8.10% 9
Wokingham -4 13 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Thatcham +4 6 £25,000 -3.84%
Windsor -10 5 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Hungerford +5 2 £48,750 +114.28%
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 542 (32.24%) Computer Science
2 379 (22.55%) Linux
3 330 (19.63%) Windows
4 327 (19.45%) Microsoft
5 316 (18.80%) SQL
6 299 (17.79%) HTML
6 299 (17.79%) Telecoms
7 292 (17.37%) C#
8 291 (17.31%) SQL Server
9 284 (16.89%) .NET
10 264 (15.70%) Java
11 226 (13.44%) JavaScript
12 210 (12.49%) Project Management
13 209 (12.43%) Oracle
14 205 (12.20%) C++
15 199 (11.84%) Finance
16 197 (11.72%) MS Excel
16 197 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
17 172 (10.23%) Software Engineering
18 169 (10.05%) CSS
19 164 (9.76%) UNIX
20 158 (9.40%) ASP.NET
21 145 (8.63%) Firewall
21 145 (8.63%) Marketing
22 142 (8.45%) QA
23 140 (8.33%) ITIL
24 127 (7.56%) OO
25 125 (7.44%) XML
26 117 (6.96%) HP
27 114 (6.78%) Time Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 83 (4.94%) Apache
2 70 (4.16%) IIS
3 59 (3.51%) CMS
4 52 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 50 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 46 (2.74%) Alfresco
7 45 (2.68%) Drupal
8 35 (2.08%) MS Exchange
9 31 (1.84%) WebSphere
9 31 (1.84%) WordPress
10 23 (1.37%) nginx
11 20 (1.19%) Liferay
12 19 (1.13%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (0.77%) IBM Notes
14 13 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
16 10 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
17 8 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 197 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.82%) MS Office
3 30 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.59%) MS Project
7 7 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.36%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
9 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.24%) InDesign
11 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.12%) Solid Edge
12 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.12%) CATIA
12 2 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (1.31%) Oracle BRM
2 13 (0.77%) SAP BPC
3 9 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.30%) SiteCatalyst
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.059%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.059%) SalesLogix
10 1 (0.059%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.62%) SaaS
2 17 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (0.89%) GitHub
4 11 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.30%) Google Apps
5 5 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.18%) Office 365
7 1 (0.059%) IaaS
7 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (8.63%) Firewall
2 110 (6.54%) TCP/IP
3 99 (5.89%) Internet
4 88 (5.23%) DNS
5 65 (3.87%) VPN
6 59 (3.51%) SAN
6 59 (3.51%) NAS
7 55 (3.27%) HTTP
8 46 (2.74%) FTP
8 46 (2.74%) iSCSI
9 45 (2.68%) Ethernet
10 44 (2.62%) DHCP
10 44 (2.62%) VoIP
11 43 (2.56%) Broadband
12 38 (2.26%) MPLS
13 36 (2.14%) 3G
13 36 (2.14%) LTE
14 35 (2.08%) Wireless
15 29 (1.73%) SMTP
16 27 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 88 (5.23%) MySQL
3 65 (3.87%) NoSQL
4 61 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 57 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 56 (3.33%) Riak
8 51 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (1.73%) RDBMS
12 28 (1.67%) Oracle Database
12 28 (1.67%) DB2
13 15 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (0.89%) MongoDB
14 13 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (0.71%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.42%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 52 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 50 (2.97%) Subversion
3 48 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 27 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.49%) Eclipse
6 24 (1.43%) Selenium
7 19 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 18 (1.07%) Maven
9 17 (1.01%) JIRA
10 15 (0.89%) IntelliJ
10 15 (0.89%) Gradle
11 11 (0.65%) JUnit
12 10 (0.59%) Ant
12 10 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.54%) TestComplete
13 9 (0.54%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (0.48%) WebObjects
15 6 (0.36%) Metasploit
16 5 (0.30%) NUnit
General
1 299 (17.79%) Telecoms
2 199 (11.84%) Finance
3 145 (8.63%) Marketing
4 77 (4.58%) Retail
5 47 (2.80%) Billing
6 38 (2.26%) Legal
7 36 (2.14%) Games
8 35 (2.08%) Multimedia
9 34 (2.02%) Back Office
10 30 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 28 (1.67%) Advertising
12 27 (1.61%) Electronics
13 18 (1.07%) Banking
14 14 (0.83%) Law
15 11 (0.65%) German Language
15 11 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.59%) French Language
17 9 (0.54%) Publishing
18 8 (0.48%) Aerospace
19 6 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 410 (24.39%) Developer
2 133 (7.91%) Analyst
3 124 (7.38%) Graduate
4 122 (7.26%) Software Developer
5 120 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 118 (7.02%) Consultant
7 102 (6.07%) Software Engineer
8 90 (5.35%) Java Developer
9 84 (5.00%) Junior
10 71 (4.22%) Support Engineer
11 66 (3.93%) Architect
12 62 (3.69%) Project Manager
13 52 (3.09%) Administrator
14 47 (2.80%) Graduate Developer
15 46 (2.74%) Technical Support
16 45 (2.68%) Senior Software Engineer
16 45 (2.68%) Junior Developer
17 44 (2.62%) .NET Developer
18 41 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
19 40 (2.38%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (17.79%) HTML
2 284 (16.89%) .NET
3 169 (10.05%) CSS
4 158 (9.40%) ASP.NET
5 125 (7.44%) XML
6 99 (5.89%) jQuery
7 96 (5.71%) HTML5
8 69 (4.10%) J2EE
9 66 (3.93%) WCF
10 61 (3.63%) WPF
11 53 (3.15%) SOAP
12 49 (2.91%) Servlets
13 44 (2.62%) Ajax
13 44 (2.62%) XSLT
14 41 (2.44%) Web Services
15 38 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (2.26%) Spring
15 38 (2.26%) .NET Framework
16 34 (2.02%) CSS3
17 33 (1.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 542 (32.24%) Computer Science
2 106 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
3 93 (5.53%) Mathematics
4 88 (5.23%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.56%) Open Source
6 42 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 39 (2.32%) iPhone
8 35 (2.08%) Physics
9 30 (1.78%) iPad
9 30 (1.78%) Smartphone
9 30 (1.78%) PMI
10 29 (1.73%) Replication
11 22 (1.31%) Clustering
12 21 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
13 19 (1.13%) Visualisation
14 18 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 18 (1.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 17 (1.01%) GIS
16 16 (0.95%) Firmware
17 15 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 379 (22.55%) Linux
2 330 (19.63%) Windows
3 164 (9.76%) UNIX
4 60 (3.57%) Solaris
5 42 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (2.32%) CentOS
7 37 (2.20%) Ubuntu
8 33 (1.96%) Android
9 28 (1.67%) Windows XP
10 27 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (1.19%) AIX
13 19 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (0.95%) Windows 7
14 16 (0.95%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.89%) Windows Vista
16 12 (0.71%) Apple iOS
17 11 (0.65%) HPUX
17 11 (0.65%) Windows 8
18 10 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (12.49%) Project Management
2 197 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (10.23%) Software Engineering
4 140 (8.33%) ITIL
5 127 (7.56%) OO
6 114 (6.78%) Time Management
7 99 (5.89%) TDD
8 90 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
9 85 (5.06%) Unit Testing
10 82 (4.88%) Scrum
11 80 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 77 (4.58%) OOD
13 74 (4.40%) MVC
13 74 (4.40%) Product Management
14 71 (4.22%) PRINCE2
15 66 (3.93%) Service Delivery
16 62 (3.69%) Business Continuity
17 61 (3.63%) OOP
17 61 (3.63%) CRM
17 61 (3.63%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 316 (18.80%) SQL
2 292 (17.37%) C#
3 264 (15.70%) Java
4 226 (13.44%) JavaScript
5 205 (12.20%) C++
6 110 (6.54%) Python
7 94 (5.59%) PHP
8 91 (5.41%) Perl
9 74 (4.40%) C
10 45 (2.68%) Shell Script
11 36 (2.14%) VB.NET
12 34 (2.02%) VB
13 30 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 25 (1.49%) T-SQL
15 21 (1.25%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.07%) Scala
17 15 (0.89%) Groovy
17 15 (0.89%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.77%) Ruby
19 12 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 58 (3.45%) CCNA
5 49 (2.91%) MCSE
6 46 (2.74%) CCNP
7 40 (2.38%) PMI Certification
8 34 (2.02%) SC Cleared
9 32 (1.90%) ISEB
10 30 (1.78%) MCP
11 29 (1.73%) DV Cleared
12 25 (1.49%) MCITP
13 22 (1.31%) OCA
13 22 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
14 21 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (1.01%) MCTS
15 17 (1.01%) PMP
16 16 (0.95%) CCIE
16 16 (0.95%) MCSA
16 16 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (8.45%) QA
2 79 (4.70%) SLA
3 18 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.77%) HL7
5 10 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.59%) COBIT
6 5 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.30%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.18%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.18%) BS25999
7 3 (0.18%) GAMP
8 2 (0.12%) GAAP
9 1 (0.059%) WCAG
9 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.059%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 92 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 40 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.02%) vSphere
5 27 (1.61%) NFS
6 22 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 21 (1.25%) Xen
8 11 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.30%) ProxySG
10 5 (0.30%) Nmap
10 5 (0.30%) Snort
10 5 (0.30%) vCloud
10 5 (0.30%) KVM
11 3 (0.18%) Novell eDirectory
11 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 3 (0.18%) XenApp
12 2 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.059%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 60 (3.57%) Legato
2 54 (3.21%) ARCserve
3 31 (1.84%) Plesk
4 15 (0.89%) NetBackup
5 12 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.65%) SCCM
6 11 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.65%) Data Guard
7 10 (0.59%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.54%) HP NNM
8 9 (0.54%) SCOM
8 9 (0.54%) OpenView
9 8 (0.48%) NSN NetAct
9 8 (0.48%) SCVMM
10 7 (0.42%) Nagios
10 7 (0.42%) Netcool
11 6 (0.36%) Puppet
12 5 (0.30%) Nessus
12 5 (0.30%) OVPI
12 5 (0.30%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 327 (19.45%) Microsoft
2 209 (12.43%) Oracle
3 117 (6.96%) HP
4 112 (6.66%) VMware
5 79 (4.70%) Veritas
6 78 (4.64%) Cisco
7 70 (4.16%) IBM
8 59 (3.51%) Red Hat
9 55 (3.27%) EMC
9 55 (3.27%) Huawei
10 49 (2.91%) SAP
10 49 (2.91%) NetApp
11 35 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (1.67%) Google
13 26 (1.55%) Sun
14 21 (1.25%) Adobe
15 19 (1.13%) Dell
15 19 (1.13%) Hitachi
16 18 (1.07%) Lotus
17 17 (1.01%) Juniper
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Medical Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Propel
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £18000 to £26000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Pharma Division
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Com
Posted: 2 days ago