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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 693 755 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.42% 13.70% 13.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.00% 38.66% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 430 584 645
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2038 1953 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.52% 35.44% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1495 1584
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 -1 287 £42,000 -1.17% 31
Maidenhead -5 79 £50,000 +6.38% 5
Bracknell -6 68 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Slough -8 62 £42,500 -9.57% 11
Newbury -18 30 £32,500 -18.75% 11
Windsor +2 13 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Wokingham -2 5 £39,000 +41.81% 4
Hungerford -1 4 £30,000 -15.49% 2
Ascot +6 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 518 (35.31%) Computer Science
2 331 (22.56%) Telecoms
3 319 (21.75%) Microsoft
4 313 (21.34%) Linux
5 309 (21.06%) SQL
6 268 (18.27%) Windows
7 244 (16.63%) C#
8 239 (16.29%) .NET
9 237 (16.16%) HTML
10 209 (14.25%) SQL Server
11 197 (13.43%) Java
11 197 (13.43%) Project Management
12 194 (13.22%) Finance
13 190 (12.95%) MS Excel
14 183 (12.47%) JavaScript
15 168 (11.45%) Software Engineering
16 166 (11.32%) Oracle
16 166 (11.32%) CSS
17 163 (11.11%) Marketing
18 158 (10.77%) UNIX
19 156 (10.63%) Internet
20 132 (9.00%) ASP.NET
21 127 (8.66%) C++
22 126 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
23 123 (8.38%) VMware
24 121 (8.25%) ITIL
25 119 (8.11%) QA
26 112 (7.63%) Mathematics
27 101 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
28 100 (6.82%) Business Intelligence

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 72 (4.91%) IIS
2 54 (3.68%) CMS
3 50 (3.41%) Apache
4 46 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 38 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 32 (2.18%) Drupal
7 21 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 20 (1.36%) Alfresco
9 19 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.02%) WordPress
10 15 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (0.82%) Lync
12 12 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.75%) SAS
14 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.61%) Resin
16 8 (0.55%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 190 (12.95%) MS Excel
2 90 (6.13%) MS Office
3 63 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.75%) MS Project
6 10 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.34%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.20%) InDesign
9 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.14%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.068%) Simulink
11 1 (0.068%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.34%) SiteCatalyst
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.20%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.068%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.068%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.068%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.068%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.068%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.86%) SaaS
2 27 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.30%) Office 365
4 16 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.68%) GitHub
7 6 (0.41%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 2 (0.14%) IaaS
10 1 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.068%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 156 (10.63%) Internet
2 100 (6.82%) Firewall
3 87 (5.93%) TCP/IP
4 73 (4.98%) DNS
5 63 (4.29%) Broadband
6 62 (4.23%) Wireless
7 55 (3.75%) HTTP
8 54 (3.68%) VPN
9 44 (3.00%) SAN
10 39 (2.66%) 3G
11 34 (2.32%) NAS
12 33 (2.25%) FTP
13 32 (2.18%) SMTP
14 29 (1.98%) LDAP
15 28 (1.91%) LTE
16 27 (1.84%) IMAP
17 26 (1.77%) Radio Access Network
18 25 (1.70%) GSM
19 23 (1.57%) VoIP
19 23 (1.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.00%) MySQL
3 53 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 47 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 21 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 20 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 18 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.82%) Data Mining
12 12 (0.82%) DB2
12 12 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.68%) Riak
15 9 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (3.61%) Subversion
2 51 (3.48%) Visual Studio
3 41 (2.79%) Selenium
4 29 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 22 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 20 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.30%) Eclipse
8 17 (1.16%) WebLOAD
8 17 (1.16%) AQtime
9 15 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 15 (1.02%) Ant
10 13 (0.89%) Gradle
11 12 (0.82%) JIRA
12 10 (0.68%) JUnit
13 9 (0.61%) Axure RP
14 8 (0.55%) Mockito
14 8 (0.55%) IntelliJ
15 7 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.48%) NUnit
15 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 331 (22.56%) Telecoms
2 194 (13.22%) Finance
3 163 (11.11%) Marketing
4 45 (3.07%) Legal
5 39 (2.66%) Advertising
6 34 (2.32%) Retail
6 34 (2.32%) Billing
7 31 (2.11%) German Language
8 30 (2.04%) French Language
9 26 (1.77%) Multimedia
10 25 (1.70%) Games
10 25 (1.70%) Electronics
11 24 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (1.64%) Back Office
12 20 (1.36%) Banking
13 18 (1.23%) Law
14 9 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.34%) Publishing
16 4 (0.27%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.27%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 326 (22.22%) Developer
2 140 (9.54%) Consultant
3 124 (8.45%) Graduate
4 123 (8.38%) Analyst
5 92 (6.27%) Software Engineer
6 82 (5.59%) Junior
7 72 (4.91%) Software Developer
8 64 (4.36%) Architect
9 61 (4.16%) .NET Developer
10 55 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 55 (3.75%) Project Manager
11 52 (3.54%) Senior Developer
12 50 (3.41%) Administrator
13 48 (3.27%) Support Engineer
14 46 (3.14%) C# Developer
15 45 (3.07%) Graduate Developer
16 42 (2.86%) Senior Manager
17 41 (2.79%) Technical Support
18 40 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
19 38 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (16.29%) .NET
2 237 (16.16%) HTML
3 166 (11.32%) CSS
4 132 (9.00%) ASP.NET
5 90 (6.13%) XML
6 86 (5.86%) jQuery
7 59 (4.02%) HTML5
8 49 (3.34%) J2EE
9 44 (3.00%) Ajax
10 42 (2.86%) .NET Framework
10 42 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (2.79%) Web Services
12 38 (2.59%) Spring
13 33 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 31 (2.11%) CSS3
14 31 (2.11%) SOAP
15 29 (1.98%) JSON
16 28 (1.91%) JSP
16 28 (1.91%) XSLT
17 24 (1.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 518 (35.31%) Computer Science
2 112 (7.63%) Mathematics
3 95 (6.48%) Management Information System
4 54 (3.68%) Smartphone
5 47 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 37 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.52%) PMI
7 36 (2.45%) iPhone
8 31 (2.11%) Clustering
9 30 (2.04%) Open Source
10 27 (1.84%) Firmware
11 24 (1.64%) Physics
12 23 (1.57%) Digital Media
13 22 (1.50%) Replication
14 19 (1.30%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.30%) iPad
15 18 (1.23%) Visualisation
15 18 (1.23%) IPTV
16 16 (1.09%) E-Learning
17 15 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 313 (21.34%) Linux
2 268 (18.27%) Windows
3 158 (10.77%) UNIX
4 52 (3.54%) Android
5 34 (2.32%) Solaris
6 32 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (1.77%) Apple iOS
9 22 (1.50%) CentOS
9 22 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.89%) Windows XP
10 13 (0.89%) AIX
11 12 (0.82%) HPUX
12 11 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.68%) Windows 7
13 10 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.68%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (13.43%) Project Management
2 168 (11.45%) Software Engineering
3 126 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (8.25%) ITIL
5 100 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 87 (5.93%) Scrum
7 85 (5.79%) Time Management
8 80 (5.45%) PRINCE2
9 79 (5.39%) CRM
10 74 (5.04%) MVC
11 70 (4.77%) Business Development
12 64 (4.36%) Service Management
13 63 (4.29%) Service Delivery
14 58 (3.95%) OO
15 53 (3.61%) Product Management
15 53 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
16 52 (3.54%) Unit Testing
17 49 (3.34%) Analytics
18 48 (3.27%) TDD
19 46 (3.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 309 (21.06%) SQL
2 244 (16.63%) C#
3 197 (13.43%) Java
4 183 (12.47%) JavaScript
5 127 (8.66%) C++
6 83 (5.66%) C
7 60 (4.09%) PHP
8 55 (3.75%) Python
9 53 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 44 (3.00%) Perl
11 32 (2.18%) VB
12 30 (2.04%) Shell Script
13 28 (1.91%) Bash Shell
14 23 (1.57%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.50%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.89%) Objective-C
17 11 (0.75%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.61%) Embedded C++
18 9 (0.61%) VBScript
18 9 (0.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 80 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 71 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 59 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 46 (3.14%) CCNA
7 38 (2.59%) ISEB
7 38 (2.59%) PMP
8 28 (1.91%) MCSE
9 25 (1.70%) OCA
9 25 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
10 23 (1.57%) DV Cleared
11 22 (1.50%) CCNP
12 21 (1.43%) CISSP
13 18 (1.23%) MCP
13 18 (1.23%) ISTQB
14 15 (1.02%) MCITP
14 15 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (0.95%) MBA
16 12 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (8.11%) QA
2 73 (4.98%) SLA
3 38 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.68%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.27%) HL7
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.20%) COBIT
8 2 (0.14%) GAAP
8 2 (0.14%) GAMP
8 2 (0.14%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.068%) BS25999
System Software
1 101 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (3.34%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.59%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.70%) VMware ESX
5 17 (1.16%) Xen
6 16 (1.09%) vSphere
7 13 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (0.75%) NFS
8 11 (0.75%) vCloud
9 9 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.34%) KVM
11 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.20%) qmail
13 3 (0.20%) Squid
13 3 (0.20%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.14%) Postfix
14 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 21 (1.43%) NetBackup
1 21 (1.43%) Nagios
2 19 (1.30%) ARCserve
2 19 (1.30%) Legato
3 18 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 17 (1.16%) Data Guard
5 16 (1.09%) Puppet
6 14 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 12 (0.82%) Opsview
8 11 (0.75%) NSN NetAct
8 11 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (0.68%) Tivoli
9 10 (0.68%) Munin
9 10 (0.68%) Plesk
10 9 (0.61%) Netcool
11 8 (0.55%) SCCM
11 8 (0.55%) Zenoss
12 6 (0.41%) PureDisk
13 5 (0.34%) SCOM
14 4 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 319 (21.75%) Microsoft
2 166 (11.32%) Oracle
3 123 (8.38%) VMware
4 64 (4.36%) Cisco
5 53 (3.61%) HP
6 46 (3.14%) Red Hat
7 40 (2.73%) EMC
8 39 (2.66%) SAP
9 38 (2.59%) Huawei
10 34 (2.32%) Veritas
11 33 (2.25%) JBoss
11 33 (2.25%) IBM
12 24 (1.64%) Ericsson
13 22 (1.50%) Adobe
14 19 (1.30%) Business Objects
14 19 (1.30%) NetApp
15 18 (1.23%) Xamarin
16 17 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (1.09%) Teradata
17 16 (1.09%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + bens, training + career prog
Posted: 4 days ago