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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 4 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 821 758 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.34% 12.78% 13.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.97% 34.93% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 590 429 570
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
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
1643 2170 1869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.70% 36.58% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1312 1369
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +7 371 £45,000 +5.88% 56
Newbury +13 76 £47,500 +46.15% 10
Bracknell +22 71 £47,500 +26.66% 10
Slough 0 68 £52,000 +30.00% 4
Maidenhead -6 40 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Windsor +21 16 £52,500 +103.88% 2
Wokingham +5 14 £55,000 +27.90% 4
Thatcham - 5 £50,000 -
Hungerford -9 2 - -
Ascot 0 1 - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 570 (34.61%) Computer Science
2 378 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
4 323 (19.61%) Telecoms
5 314 (19.06%) Project Management
6 286 (17.36%) SQL
7 284 (17.24%) Finance
8 283 (17.18%) Linux
9 253 (15.36%) Windows
10 235 (14.27%) Microsoft
11 223 (13.54%) Java
12 216 (13.11%) .NET
13 214 (12.99%) JavaScript
14 213 (12.93%) C#
15 209 (12.69%) ITIL
16 205 (12.45%) SQL Server
17 198 (12.02%) Oracle
18 189 (11.48%) MS Excel
19 185 (11.23%) Scrum
20 184 (11.17%) HTML
21 183 (11.11%) CSS
22 163 (9.90%) Software Engineering
23 153 (9.29%) Marketing
24 138 (8.38%) Web Services
24 138 (8.38%) C++
25 131 (7.95%) MySQL
26 122 (7.41%) Cisco
27 121 (7.35%) Python
28 117 (7.10%) QA
29 115 (6.98%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 70 (4.25%) Apache
2 54 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 48 (2.91%) CMS
4 47 (2.85%) Tomcat
4 47 (2.85%) WebLogic
5 45 (2.73%) OpenStack
6 34 (2.06%) IIS
7 27 (1.64%) JBoss
7 27 (1.64%) WordPress
8 22 (1.34%) Joomla!
9 20 (1.21%) concrete5
10 15 (0.91%) Node.js
10 15 (0.91%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.85%) nginx
11 14 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (0.79%) Drupal
13 12 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.49%) MS Exchange
15 7 (0.43%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 189 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 99 (6.01%) MS Office
3 50 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.15%) MS Project
5 17 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.91%) SPSS
7 11 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.49%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.24%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.18%) Simulink
10 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.12%) InDesign
11 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.061%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.061%) CorelDRAW
12 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.061%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
2 31 (1.88%) HFM
3 10 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.55%) Remedy AR System
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.18%) Primavera
7 3 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.061%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.061%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.061%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.061%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.061%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.95%) SaaS
2 37 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.09%) IaaS
4 13 (0.79%) Responsys
4 13 (0.79%) Taleo
5 12 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.67%) PaaS
7 7 (0.43%) Office 365
8 5 (0.30%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.18%) Heroku
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.12%) Force.com
10 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.12%) Yammer
11 1 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 104 (6.31%) TCP/IP
2 98 (5.95%) DNS
2 98 (5.95%) Firewall
3 81 (4.92%) Internet
4 65 (3.95%) Wireless
5 62 (3.76%) HTTP
6 59 (3.58%) LAN
7 58 (3.52%) VPN
8 49 (2.98%) SSL
9 41 (2.49%) WAN
10 39 (2.37%) MPLS
11 37 (2.25%) DHCP
12 34 (2.06%) BGP
13 32 (1.94%) OSPF
13 32 (1.94%) Network Security
14 28 (1.70%) VLAN
15 26 (1.58%) SMTP
16 25 (1.52%) IPsec
16 25 (1.52%) Unified Communications
17 24 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 131 (7.95%) MySQL
3 63 (3.83%) Oracle Database
4 61 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 54 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (2.98%) NoSQL
7 40 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
10 33 (2.00%) OLTP
11 32 (1.94%) Data Mining
12 29 (1.76%) Big Data
13 28 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
14 27 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
14 27 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 26 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (1.58%) OLAP
16 25 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (1.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (3.28%) Maven
2 49 (2.98%) Git (software)
3 44 (2.67%) JIRA
4 42 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 42 (2.55%) Jenkins
5 37 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (2.13%) Ant
7 29 (1.76%) Selenium
8 20 (1.21%) PHPUnit
9 16 (0.97%) FitNesse
9 16 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 16 (0.97%) Toad
10 14 (0.85%) Subversion
11 11 (0.67%) Mocha
11 11 (0.67%) Grunt
11 11 (0.67%) Gradle
12 9 (0.55%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.49%) Axure RP
14 7 (0.43%) TestNG
14 7 (0.43%) Mockito
General
1 323 (19.61%) Telecoms
2 284 (17.24%) Finance
3 153 (9.29%) Marketing
4 87 (5.28%) Retail
5 56 (3.40%) Electronics
6 50 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 47 (2.85%) Legal
8 33 (2.00%) Billing
9 32 (1.94%) Banking
10 29 (1.76%) Law
11 28 (1.70%) German Language
12 20 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (1.09%) Advertising
14 16 (0.97%) French Language
15 12 (0.73%) Italian Language
15 12 (0.73%) Spanish Language
16 7 (0.43%) Publishing
16 7 (0.43%) Front Office
17 6 (0.36%) Back Office
17 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 348 (21.13%) Developer
2 220 (13.36%) Analyst
3 131 (7.95%) Consultant
4 104 (6.31%) Business Analyst
5 102 (6.19%) Graduate
6 94 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 87 (5.28%) Administrator
8 84 (5.10%) Senior Developer
9 83 (5.04%) Project Manager
10 77 (4.68%) .NET Developer
11 75 (4.55%) Architect
12 66 (4.01%) Java Developer
13 64 (3.89%) C# Developer
14 56 (3.40%) Software Developer
15 54 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
16 53 (3.22%) Systems Administrator
17 52 (3.16%) Junior
18 49 (2.98%) Support Engineer
19 44 (2.67%) Designer
20 37 (2.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (13.11%) .NET
2 184 (11.17%) HTML
3 183 (11.11%) CSS
4 138 (8.38%) Web Services
5 104 (6.31%) ASP.NET
6 94 (5.71%) jQuery
7 82 (4.98%) XML
8 65 (3.95%) J2EE
9 62 (3.76%) HTML5
10 56 (3.40%) Spring
11 52 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (2.61%) .NET Framework
13 41 (2.49%) LAMP
14 40 (2.43%) WCF
15 35 (2.13%) RESTful
16 34 (2.06%) REST
17 33 (2.00%) SOAP
18 31 (1.88%) Hibernate
19 30 (1.82%) JSON
20 29 (1.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 570 (34.61%) Computer Science
2 333 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (6.68%) User Experience
3 110 (6.68%) Data Centre
4 100 (6.07%) Mathematics
5 76 (4.61%) Management Information System
6 70 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (2.79%) PMI
7 46 (2.79%) Statistics
8 36 (2.19%) Replication
9 34 (2.06%) Physics
10 31 (1.88%) iPad
11 29 (1.76%) Ergonomics
11 29 (1.76%) Human Factors
12 27 (1.64%) Mobile App
13 26 (1.58%) Social Media
14 25 (1.52%) W3C
15 24 (1.46%) Client/Server
15 24 (1.46%) Life Science
16 22 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 283 (17.18%) Linux
2 253 (15.36%) Windows
3 91 (5.53%) UNIX
4 37 (2.25%) Android
5 36 (2.19%) CentOS
5 36 (2.19%) Solaris
6 24 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 23 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
11 11 (0.67%) SUSE
12 9 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.55%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.36%) AIX
14 6 (0.36%) HPUX
15 5 (0.30%) Debian
15 5 (0.30%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (19.06%) Project Management
3 209 (12.69%) ITIL
4 185 (11.23%) Scrum
5 163 (9.90%) Software Engineering
6 115 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 115 (6.98%) Service Management
7 108 (6.56%) SDLC
8 103 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 100 (6.07%) Analytics
10 96 (5.83%) Unit Testing
11 91 (5.53%) Time Management
12 89 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 88 (5.34%) Service Delivery
13 88 (5.34%) TDD
14 86 (5.22%) CRM
14 86 (5.22%) Business Analysis
15 79 (4.80%) MVC
16 74 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 72 (4.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 286 (17.36%) SQL
2 223 (13.54%) Java
3 214 (12.99%) JavaScript
4 213 (12.93%) C#
5 138 (8.38%) C++
6 121 (7.35%) Python
7 93 (5.65%) Perl
8 83 (5.04%) C
9 81 (4.92%) PHP
10 55 (3.34%) T-SQL
11 49 (2.98%) VB.NET
12 34 (2.06%) Shell Script
13 28 (1.70%) PowerShell
14 27 (1.64%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.52%) Bash Shell
16 22 (1.34%) VBScript
16 22 (1.34%) VB
17 19 (1.15%) Ruby
18 14 (0.85%) MATLAB
19 10 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 81 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 78 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (4.68%) PMI Certification
4 56 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 55 (3.34%) CISSP
6 50 (3.04%) CCNA
7 39 (2.37%) PMP
8 37 (2.25%) CCNP
9 34 (2.06%) ISEB
10 28 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (1.28%) CISM
12 20 (1.21%) ISTQB
13 19 (1.15%) CISA
13 19 (1.15%) CCIE
14 16 (0.97%) MCSE
14 16 (0.97%) MBA
14 16 (0.97%) CEH
15 14 (0.85%) GSEC
15 14 (0.85%) Check Point Certification
15 14 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (7.10%) QA
2 76 (4.61%) SLA
3 25 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.36%) GAMP
7 5 (0.30%) TickIT
7 5 (0.30%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.30%) P3O
8 4 (0.24%) COBIT
9 3 (0.18%) GCP
9 3 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 64 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (1.94%) Firmware
3 30 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 19 (1.15%) Xen
5 16 (0.97%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.85%) qmail
6 14 (0.85%) Squid
7 11 (0.67%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.49%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.43%) KVM
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.12%) NFS
11 2 (0.12%) vCloud
12 1 (0.061%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.061%) vSphere
12 1 (0.061%) UAG
12 1 (0.061%) VMFS
12 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.061%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.061%) Snort
Systems Management
1 52 (3.16%) Puppet
2 35 (2.13%) ZABBIX
3 32 (1.94%) Graphite
4 22 (1.34%) Nagios
5 19 (1.15%) Cacti
5 19 (1.15%) Ganglia
5 19 (1.15%) collectd
5 19 (1.15%) logstash
6 11 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
7 10 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
8 9 (0.55%) Netcool
9 8 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.49%) Vagrant
9 8 (0.49%) Cisco IPCC
10 7 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.36%) Plesk
11 6 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.36%) Legato
11 6 (0.36%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 235 (14.27%) Microsoft
2 198 (12.02%) Oracle
3 122 (7.41%) Cisco
4 89 (5.40%) VMware
5 51 (3.10%) HP
6 50 (3.04%) Juniper
7 46 (2.79%) Red Hat
8 45 (2.73%) SAP
9 41 (2.49%) Sun
10 34 (2.06%) Splunk
11 32 (1.94%) hybris
12 29 (1.76%) Informatica
12 29 (1.76%) IBM
13 28 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
14 25 (1.52%) JD Edwards
15 24 (1.46%) AppDynamics
16 22 (1.34%) F5
17 20 (1.21%) Zend
18 19 (1.15%) Atlassian
19 18 (1.09%) Remedy
Berkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Stock Options, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum £remuneration based on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market rate + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday