Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 59 114
Rank change year-on-year -3 +55 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 290 305 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.31% 4.00% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.82% 13.19% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 210 243 264
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +9.59% +14.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £82,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,833 2,312 3,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.26% 30.31% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,400 1,664 2,922
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Berkshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Berkshire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Berkshire

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +42 152 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Maidenhead -29 49 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Newbury +9 33 £55,000 +100.00% 3
Bracknell +1 23 £42,000 +5.00% 4
Slough +5 13 £35,000 -46.15% 6
Wokingham -27 1 £40,000 - 2
Thatcham - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 290 (100.00%) Degree
2 286 (98.62%) Computer Science
3 110 (37.93%) Java
4 109 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (27.24%) JavaScript
6 78 (26.90%) Linux
7 75 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
8 68 (23.45%) Open Source
9 65 (22.41%) Test Automation
10 64 (22.07%) OO
11 61 (21.03%) SQL
12 51 (17.59%) C#
13 50 (17.24%) Mathematics
14 48 (16.55%) .NET
14 48 (16.55%) SDLC
15 47 (16.21%) HTML
15 47 (16.21%) Firewall
16 45 (15.52%) CSS
17 42 (14.48%) Intrusion Detection
17 42 (14.48%) jQuery
18 41 (14.14%) Windows
19 39 (13.45%) Web Services
19 39 (13.45%) Scrum
20 36 (12.41%) TDD
21 35 (12.07%) TCP/IP
21 35 (12.07%) Information Security
22 33 (11.38%) Risk Management
23 32 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
23 32 (11.03%) High Availability
24 31 (10.69%) Software Engineering

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.10%) Apache Pig
1 9 (3.10%) Apache Spark
1 9 (3.10%) WebLogic
2 8 (2.76%) Apache
3 5 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.38%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.38%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.48%) npm
4 11 (3.79%) SaaS
5 8 (2.76%) GitHub
6 4 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.38%) PaaS
7 2 (0.69%) Force.com
7 2 (0.69%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 47 (16.21%) Firewall
2 42 (14.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 35 (12.07%) TCP/IP
4 21 (7.24%) Internet
4 21 (7.24%) WAN
5 15 (5.17%) MPLS
6 14 (4.83%) HTTP
7 12 (4.14%) DNS
8 11 (3.79%) FTP
8 11 (3.79%) iSCSI
8 11 (3.79%) LAN
8 11 (3.79%) NAS
8 11 (3.79%) Network Security
8 11 (3.79%) SAN
8 11 (3.79%) SSH
9 10 (3.45%) SCCP
10 9 (3.10%) Intranet
11 8 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.07%) VPN
13 5 (1.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.31%) Relational Database
2 22 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.52%) Big Data
3 16 (5.52%) MySQL
4 12 (4.14%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.14%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.45%) Power BI
6 9 (3.10%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.10%) HBase
7 8 (2.76%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.76%) QlikView
7 8 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.76%) Sqoop
8 6 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.38%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (7.93%) WebDriver
2 20 (6.90%) JIRA
2 20 (6.90%) JMeter
3 18 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.21%) Subversion
4 17 (5.86%) SoapUI
5 13 (4.48%) Ant
5 13 (4.48%) gulp
5 13 (4.48%) Jasmine
5 13 (4.48%) Karma Test Runner
5 13 (4.48%) Maven
5 13 (4.48%) Protractor
5 13 (4.48%) webpack
6 12 (4.14%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.10%) Selenium
7 9 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.76%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.41%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.41%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (6.55%) Digital Economy
2 18 (6.21%) Finance
3 17 (5.86%) Electronics
4 14 (4.83%) Marketing
5 7 (2.41%) Games
5 7 (2.41%) Retail
6 6 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 113 (38.97%) Developer
2 43 (14.83%) Java Developer
3 36 (12.41%) Analyst
4 24 (8.28%) Graduate
5 21 (7.24%) Consultant
5 21 (7.24%) Junior
5 21 (7.24%) Software Developer
5 21 (7.24%) Tester
6 20 (6.90%) Junior Developer
6 20 (6.90%) Security Analyst
7 19 (6.55%) Graduate Developer
8 18 (6.21%) Architect
9 17 (5.86%) Senior Developer
9 17 (5.86%) Software Tester
10 16 (5.52%) Software Engineer
11 15 (5.17%) .NET Developer
12 14 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (4.14%) C# Developer
13 12 (4.14%) Junior Java Developer
13 12 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.55%) .NET
2 47 (16.21%) HTML
3 45 (15.52%) CSS
4 42 (14.48%) jQuery
5 39 (13.45%) Web Services
6 26 (8.97%) .NET Framework
6 26 (8.97%) XML
7 25 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 23 (7.93%) J2EE
9 19 (6.55%) SOAP
10 17 (5.86%) AngularJS
10 17 (5.86%) ASP.NET
10 17 (5.86%) HTML5
11 16 (5.52%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (4.48%) Ajax
12 13 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (4.48%) Sass
13 12 (4.14%) Entity Framework
14 10 (3.45%) Spring
15 8 (2.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 286 (98.62%) Computer Science
2 75 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (7.24%) Client/Server
5 20 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 20 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (4.14%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.76%) Cyberattack
8 8 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.76%) Social Media
9 7 (2.41%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.41%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.38%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.03%) iPad
12 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 78 (26.90%) Linux
2 41 (14.14%) Windows
3 24 (8.28%) Unix
4 8 (2.76%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.72%) Android
6 5 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.38%) CentOS
7 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.45%) Open Source
3 65 (22.41%) Test Automation
4 64 (22.07%) OO
5 50 (17.24%) Mathematics
6 48 (16.55%) SDLC
7 39 (13.45%) Scrum
8 36 (12.41%) TDD
9 35 (12.07%) Information Security
10 33 (11.38%) Risk Management
11 32 (11.03%) High Availability
12 31 (10.69%) Malware Analysis
12 31 (10.69%) Software Engineering
13 24 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (8.28%) OOD
13 24 (8.28%) Security Operations
14 22 (7.59%) Regression Testing
14 22 (7.59%) Test Scripting
15 21 (7.24%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (6.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 110 (37.93%) Java
2 79 (27.24%) JavaScript
3 61 (21.03%) SQL
4 51 (17.59%) C#
5 29 (10.00%) C
6 25 (8.62%) Python
7 24 (8.28%) C++
8 22 (7.59%) PowerShell
9 19 (6.55%) Perl
10 17 (5.86%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.83%) VB
12 13 (4.48%) ES6
12 13 (4.48%) ES7
12 13 (4.48%) PHP
12 13 (4.48%) VB.NET
13 11 (3.79%) T-SQL
14 10 (3.45%) Bash Shell
15 8 (2.76%) XAML
16 5 (1.72%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 290 (100.00%) Degree
2 25 (8.62%) ISTQB
2 25 (8.62%) Master's Degree
3 15 (5.17%) CISM
3 15 (5.17%) CISSP
4 12 (4.14%) AWS Certification
5 10 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 10 (3.45%) CCSP
5 10 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.07%) ISEB
7 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.69%) MCSE
10 2 (0.69%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.34%) CISA
11 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.69%) GDPR
3 2 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.79%) NFS
3 10 (3.45%) Docker
4 9 (3.10%) HDFS
5 8 (2.76%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (5.52%) Ansible
2 8 (2.76%) Nagios
2 8 (2.76%) Oozie
3 7 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.38%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.38%) Puppet
4 4 (1.38%) Salt
4 4 (1.38%) Terraform
4 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.97%) Oracle
3 13 (4.48%) Twitter
4 12 (4.14%) Cisco
5 11 (3.79%) Juniper
6 9 (3.10%) F5
6 9 (3.10%) SAP
7 8 (2.76%) Tableau
8 7 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.38%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.38%) Citrix
9 4 (1.38%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.38%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.38%) Informatica
9 4 (1.38%) Kofax
9 4 (1.38%) New Relic
9 4 (1.38%) Perforce
9 4 (1.38%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.38%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.38%) Telerik