Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 106 84
Rank change year-on-year +38 -22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 234 180 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.19% 2.79% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.90% 10.71% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 133 193
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £70,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 1,472 1,681 1,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.37% 26.06% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,068 1,278 1,409
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,514 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.37% +2.13% -9.52%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +35 110 £48,750 +2.63% 5
Maidenhead +24 40 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell +31 36 £57,500 +63.12% 3
Slough +22 18 £50,000 - 2
Newbury -16 10 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Crowthorne - 5 - -
Wokingham - 2 £46,250 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Degree
2 226 (96.58%) Computer Science
3 104 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (34.19%) Software Engineering
5 79 (33.76%) C#
6 78 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 76 (32.48%) SQL
8 75 (32.05%) .NET
9 67 (28.63%) Jenkins
10 61 (26.07%) Java
10 61 (26.07%) Mathematics
11 60 (25.64%) Azure
12 55 (23.50%) Git (software)
13 49 (20.94%) TDD
14 47 (20.09%) jQuery
15 46 (19.66%) Scrum
16 45 (19.23%) Project Management
17 40 (17.09%) Selenium
18 39 (16.67%) ASP.NET
19 38 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
20 37 (15.81%) Microsoft
21 35 (14.96%) AngularJS
22 34 (14.53%) Docker
23 33 (14.10%) Mentoring
24 32 (13.68%) NoSQL
25 31 (13.25%) B2C
26 29 (12.39%) Ajax
26 29 (12.39%) DevOps
27 28 (11.97%) Node.js
27 28 (11.97%) B2B

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 17 (7.26%) Confluence
2 16 (6.84%) CMS
3 14 (5.98%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.27%) Drupal
4 10 (4.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (4.27%) SugarCRM
4 10 (4.27%) WordPress
5 7 (2.99%) Apache
5 7 (2.99%) IIS
6 6 (2.56%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.28%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.43%) JBoss
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.43%) SAS
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 60 (25.64%) Azure
2 23 (9.83%) SaaS
3 22 (9.40%) AWS
3 22 (9.40%) GCP
4 18 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (7.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.99%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (2.99%) npm
7 5 (2.14%) G Suite
7 5 (2.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 5 (2.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.71%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.27%) Skype
2 7 (2.99%) DNS
2 7 (2.99%) Firewall
3 5 (2.14%) DMZ
3 5 (2.14%) Internet
4 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.85%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.85%) DHCP
5 2 (0.85%) Network Security
5 2 (0.85%) SMTP
5 2 (0.85%) SSH
5 2 (0.85%) SSL
5 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.85%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.68%) NoSQL
2 20 (8.55%) MySQL
3 17 (7.26%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.85%) Big Data
7 8 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.56%) DB2
8 6 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.28%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.28%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.28%) HBase
10 3 (1.28%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 67 (28.63%) Jenkins
2 55 (23.50%) Git (software)
3 40 (17.09%) Selenium
4 25 (10.68%) JIRA
5 16 (6.84%) Maven
5 16 (6.84%) Visual Studio
6 15 (6.41%) Subversion
7 13 (5.56%) CircleCI
8 12 (5.13%) Mocha
9 11 (4.70%) Eclipse
10 8 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.14%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (2.14%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.71%) HP UFT
13 4 (1.71%) LoadRunner
14 3 (1.28%) Grunt
14 3 (1.28%) Protractor
15 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
16 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (8.97%) Finance
2 10 (4.27%) Marketing
3 8 (3.42%) Electronics
4 7 (2.99%) Legal
5 6 (2.56%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.28%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (43.59%) Developer
2 54 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 47 (20.09%) Graduate
4 33 (14.10%) Software Engineer
5 31 (13.25%) Graduate Developer
5 31 (13.25%) Senior Developer
6 29 (12.39%) Graduate Software Developer
7 22 (9.40%) Junior
7 22 (9.40%) Junior Developer
8 21 (8.97%) Junior Software Developer
8 21 (8.97%) Senior Software Developer
9 17 (7.26%) Architect
9 17 (7.26%) Subject Matter Expert
10 16 (6.84%) Java Developer
11 14 (5.98%) Test Engineer
12 11 (4.70%) Analyst
12 11 (4.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (3.85%) Consultant
13 9 (3.85%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (32.05%) .NET
2 47 (20.09%) jQuery
3 39 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 35 (14.96%) AngularJS
5 29 (12.39%) Ajax
6 28 (11.97%) Node.js
7 27 (11.54%) HTML
8 26 (11.11%) WebSockets
9 23 (9.83%) Spring
10 17 (7.26%) OAuth
10 17 (7.26%) SAML
11 16 (6.84%) Visualforce
12 15 (6.41%) React
12 15 (6.41%) SOAP
12 15 (6.41%) Web Services
12 15 (6.41%) XML
13 12 (5.13%) Chai
13 12 (5.13%) CSS
13 12 (5.13%) Enzyme
13 12 (5.13%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.26%) CESG
2 15 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (3.85%) iPad
4 9 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.56%) Life Science
6 6 (2.56%) User Experience
7 2 (0.85%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.85%) Home Automation
7 2 (0.85%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.85%) Smart Energy
7 2 (0.85%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.83%) Linux
2 19 (8.12%) Windows
3 10 (4.27%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.85%) Android
5 3 (1.28%) Unix
6 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (96.58%) Computer Science
2 104 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (34.19%) Software Engineering
4 61 (26.07%) Mathematics
5 49 (20.94%) TDD
6 46 (19.66%) Scrum
7 45 (19.23%) Project Management
8 38 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (14.10%) Mentoring
10 31 (13.25%) B2C
11 29 (12.39%) DevOps
12 28 (11.97%) B2B
13 27 (11.54%) Physics
14 26 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
14 26 (11.11%) Microservices
15 25 (10.68%) CRM
16 23 (9.83%) Test Automation
17 19 (8.12%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (8.12%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (33.76%) C#
2 78 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 76 (32.48%) SQL
4 61 (26.07%) Java
5 26 (11.11%) Python
6 21 (8.97%) C++
6 21 (8.97%) PHP
7 19 (8.12%) C
8 16 (6.84%) Apex Code
9 11 (4.70%) ES6
10 9 (3.85%) Scala
11 8 (3.42%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.56%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.56%) Kotlin
13 5 (2.14%) Google Apps Script
13 5 (2.14%) R
13 5 (2.14%) SOQL
13 5 (2.14%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.71%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 234 (100.00%) Degree
2 24 (10.26%) MCITP
2 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.26%) MCSE
4 12 (5.13%) CISSP
5 8 (3.42%) CISM
6 7 (2.99%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.56%) CISA
8 5 (2.14%) CRISC
8 5 (2.14%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.71%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (1.28%) PMP
11 2 (0.85%) CEH
11 2 (0.85%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.85%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.85%) ISEB
11 2 (0.85%) OSCP
11 2 (0.85%) SANS
11 2 (0.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.68%) NIST
2 17 (7.26%) NCSC
3 11 (4.70%) QA
4 9 (3.85%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.56%) COBIT
6 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.43%) ITGC
7 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (14.53%) Docker
2 23 (9.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.71%) Firmware
5 2 (0.85%) NFS
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (11.54%) Puppet
2 22 (9.40%) Kubernetes
3 18 (7.69%) Ansible
3 18 (7.69%) Terraform
4 13 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.85%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.43%) Icinga
8 1 (0.43%) Kibana
8 1 (0.43%) logstash
8 1 (0.43%) Nagios
8 1 (0.43%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 37 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (9.83%) Google
4 21 (8.97%) Oracle
5 18 (7.69%) Sage
6 13 (5.56%) hybris
7 10 (4.27%) Sitecore
8 9 (3.85%) VMware
9 6 (2.56%) Tableau
10 4 (1.71%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.71%) SAP
11 3 (1.28%) Cognos
11 3 (1.28%) CyberArk
11 3 (1.28%) Informatica
11 3 (1.28%) Teradata
12 2 (0.85%) IBM
12 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.85%) Symantec
13 1 (0.43%) HP
13 1 (0.43%) Mapinfo