The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 426 329 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.01% 13.24% 11.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.05% 32.00% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 278 159 170
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Degree
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
803 1028 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.83% 41.38% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 570 649 648
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Degree
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Degree Salary Trend in Reading

Degree
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Reading

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 306 (39.64%) Computer Science
2 212 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (24.22%) Telecoms
4 168 (21.76%) Linux
5 134 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
6 132 (17.10%) SQL
7 126 (16.32%) Project Management
8 122 (15.80%) Windows
9 117 (15.16%) Java
10 107 (13.86%) ITIL
10 107 (13.86%) Microsoft
11 106 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 106 (13.73%) Finance
12 102 (13.21%) C#
13 100 (12.95%) Scrum
14 95 (12.31%) SQL Server
15 94 (12.18%) Oracle
16 89 (11.53%) Python
16 89 (11.53%) Software Engineering
17 84 (10.88%) .NET
18 82 (10.62%) Web Services
19 76 (9.84%) Perl
20 75 (9.72%) Data Centre
21 73 (9.46%) MySQL
22 72 (9.33%) TCP/IP
23 67 (8.68%) QA
24 65 (8.42%) Firewall
25 64 (8.29%) JavaScript
26 62 (8.03%) C++
26 62 (8.03%) Marketing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 45 (5.83%) OpenStack
2 39 (5.05%) Apache
3 24 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 24 (3.11%) WebLogic
4 16 (2.07%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.81%) IIS
5 14 (1.81%) JBoss
6 13 (1.68%) nginx
7 9 (1.17%) Node.js
8 7 (0.91%) CMS
8 7 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.78%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.26%) Liferay
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 106 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 58 (7.51%) MS Office
3 19 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.55%) MS Project
5 9 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.65%) SPSS
6 5 (0.65%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.52%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.39%) Simulink
9 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.13%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 9 (1.17%) Remedy AR System
2 7 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.39%) Primavera
5 2 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.79%) SaaS
2 28 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.68%) Responsys
3 13 (1.68%) Taleo
4 12 (1.55%) IaaS
5 11 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.04%) PaaS
7 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.39%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.13%) Office 365
10 1 (0.13%) Heroku
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 65 (8.42%) Firewall
3 60 (7.77%) DNS
4 32 (4.15%) Wireless
5 31 (4.02%) VPN
5 31 (4.02%) HTTP
6 28 (3.63%) LAN
7 27 (3.50%) VLAN
8 26 (3.37%) BGP
9 25 (3.24%) SSL
10 24 (3.11%) OSPF
11 21 (2.72%) Internet
11 21 (2.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 20 (2.59%) Junos
12 20 (2.59%) MPLS
12 20 (2.59%) SMTP
12 20 (2.59%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (2.33%) VPLS
14 17 (2.20%) Broadband
15 16 (2.07%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 73 (9.46%) MySQL
3 40 (5.18%) NoSQL
4 30 (3.89%) Oracle Database
5 29 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
6 24 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.72%) Riak
7 21 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (2.46%) Big Data
9 17 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.07%) Couchbase
11 15 (1.94%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.81%) SQL CLR
12 14 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.81%) OLTP
12 14 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (1.55%) Data Mining
13 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (5.18%) Jenkins
2 38 (4.92%) Maven
3 32 (4.15%) Ant
4 29 (3.76%) Visual Studio
5 21 (2.72%) JIRA
6 18 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.07%) FitNesse
7 16 (2.07%) Git (software)
8 14 (1.81%) Selenium
9 11 (1.42%) Mocha
9 11 (1.42%) Gradle
9 11 (1.42%) Grunt
10 10 (1.30%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.04%) Subversion
12 7 (0.91%) TestNG
13 6 (0.78%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.78%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.78%) Cucumber
General
1 187 (24.22%) Telecoms
2 106 (13.73%) Finance
3 62 (8.03%) Marketing
4 33 (4.27%) Retail
5 29 (3.76%) Billing
6 16 (2.07%) Banking
7 12 (1.55%) Legal
8 10 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.30%) Law
9 9 (1.17%) Electronics
10 8 (1.04%) German Language
11 4 (0.52%) Military
11 4 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.52%) Cantonese Language
11 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.39%) Advertising
12 3 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.26%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 145 (18.78%) Developer
2 94 (12.18%) Analyst
3 77 (9.97%) Consultant
4 65 (8.42%) Administrator
5 50 (6.48%) Graduate
6 47 (6.09%) Software Engineer
7 46 (5.96%) Project Manager
8 40 (5.18%) .NET Developer
9 37 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
10 35 (4.53%) Java Developer
11 34 (4.40%) Business Analyst
11 34 (4.40%) Architect
12 32 (4.15%) DBA
13 29 (3.76%) Senior Developer
14 28 (3.63%) Support Engineer
15 26 (3.37%) Software Developer
15 26 (3.37%) C# Developer
16 23 (2.98%) Senior Manager
17 22 (2.85%) Network Engineer
17 22 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (10.88%) .NET
2 82 (10.62%) Web Services
3 57 (7.38%) HTML
4 56 (7.25%) CSS
5 47 (6.09%) ASP.NET
6 29 (3.76%) jQuery
7 27 (3.50%) WCF
8 24 (3.11%) RESTful
8 24 (3.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (3.11%) AngularJS
9 19 (2.46%) LAMP
10 18 (2.33%) .NET Framework
11 17 (2.20%) XML
12 16 (2.07%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (2.07%) Spring
12 16 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (1.94%) Hibernate
13 15 (1.94%) J2EE
13 15 (1.94%) WPF
14 13 (1.68%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 306 (39.64%) Computer Science
2 134 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (9.72%) Data Centre
4 43 (5.57%) Mathematics
5 39 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 35 (4.53%) Replication
7 33 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (3.76%) User Experience
9 22 (2.85%) Statistics
10 20 (2.59%) Physics
11 17 (2.20%) Clustering
12 15 (1.94%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.68%) Digital Media
14 12 (1.55%) Visualisation
15 11 (1.42%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.42%) IVR
16 9 (1.17%) PMI
16 9 (1.17%) iPad
17 8 (1.04%) Data Integration
18 7 (0.91%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 168 (21.76%) Linux
2 122 (15.80%) Windows
3 49 (6.35%) UNIX
4 32 (4.15%) Solaris
5 29 (3.76%) CentOS
6 18 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.81%) Android
7 14 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (1.04%) SUSE
9 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.78%) AIX
10 6 (0.78%) HPUX
11 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.52%) Debian
13 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (16.32%) Project Management
3 107 (13.86%) ITIL
4 100 (12.95%) Scrum
5 89 (11.53%) Software Engineering
6 61 (7.90%) Service Management
7 50 (6.48%) Service Delivery
8 49 (6.35%) SDLC
9 48 (6.22%) CRM
10 45 (5.83%) Change Management
11 44 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 42 (5.44%) Unit Testing
12 42 (5.44%) Time Management
12 42 (5.44%) PRINCE2
13 40 (5.18%) Incident Management
14 39 (5.05%) User Stories
15 38 (4.92%) MVC
15 38 (4.92%) TDD
16 37 (4.79%) Mentoring
17 36 (4.66%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 132 (17.10%) SQL
2 117 (15.16%) Java
3 102 (13.21%) C#
4 89 (11.53%) Python
5 76 (9.84%) Perl
6 64 (8.29%) JavaScript
7 62 (8.03%) C++
8 43 (5.57%) T-SQL
9 35 (4.53%) PHP
10 32 (4.15%) C
11 30 (3.89%) VB.NET
12 19 (2.46%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.20%) VBScript
13 17 (2.20%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.81%) Ruby
14 14 (1.81%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.55%) VB
16 8 (1.04%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.52%) VBA
17 4 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (8.03%) Security Cleared
2 43 (5.57%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.15%) PMI Certification
4 28 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (3.50%) PMP
6 23 (2.98%) CCNP
7 17 (2.20%) CCNA
7 17 (2.20%) CISSP
8 15 (1.94%) ISEB
9 14 (1.81%) Check Point Certification
10 13 (1.68%) ISTQB
11 10 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (1.30%) CCIE
12 9 (1.17%) PhD
12 9 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.17%) MBA
13 8 (1.04%) CCVP
13 8 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.68%) QA
2 32 (4.15%) SLA
3 11 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.17%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.52%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.52%) TickIT
6 3 (0.39%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.39%) GCP
6 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 42 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.46%) Xen
3 16 (2.07%) VMware ESX
4 13 (1.68%) qmail
4 13 (1.68%) Squid
5 11 (1.42%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.17%) Firmware
7 8 (1.04%) VirtualBox
8 7 (0.91%) KVM
9 6 (0.78%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.26%) vCloud
12 1 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.13%) UAG
12 1 (0.13%) VMFS
12 1 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 49 (6.35%) Puppet
2 34 (4.40%) ZABBIX
3 31 (4.02%) Graphite
4 21 (2.72%) Nagios
5 18 (2.33%) Cacti
5 18 (2.33%) Ganglia
5 18 (2.33%) collectd
5 18 (2.33%) logstash
6 10 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
7 8 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (1.04%) Cisco IPCC
7 8 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
7 8 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.78%) SnapMirror
8 6 (0.78%) SnapVault
8 6 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.78%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.78%) Legato
9 5 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 107 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 94 (12.18%) Oracle
3 60 (7.77%) VMware
4 59 (7.64%) Cisco
5 39 (5.05%) HP
5 39 (5.05%) Red Hat
6 34 (4.40%) Sun
7 33 (4.27%) Splunk
8 31 (4.02%) Juniper
9 21 (2.72%) F5
10 20 (2.59%) Atlassian
11 14 (1.81%) Vertica
11 14 (1.81%) CheckPoint
11 14 (1.81%) BT
12 13 (1.68%) Eloqua
13 12 (1.55%) IBM
14 10 (1.30%) Remedy
14 10 (1.30%) hybris
15 9 (1.17%) Veritas
15 9 (1.17%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: annual incentive opportunity
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £59,000 per annum £45-59k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Network ITR
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £34,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £25k OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + OTE £75k, Bens, Stock
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum, plus Bonus + Flexible hours + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 6 days ago