Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 86 66
Rank change year-on-year -12 -20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 125 184 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.56% 3.25% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.49% 11.62% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 94 126 212
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +15.38% -9.00%
10th Percentile £26,625 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,438 £70,000 £68,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 1,192 1,584 1,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.43% 27.96% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,101 1,418
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 -24 43 £54,250 +26.16% 13
Bracknell +53 41 £57,500 -4.17% 4
Slough +20 7 £33,000 -47.20% 1
Maidenhead -16 5 £45,000 -33.33%
Newbury +6 4 £34,250 +19.13% 1
Wokingham +8 1 £57,500 +144.68%
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Degree
2 116 (92.80%) Computer Science
3 69 (55.20%) C#
4 55 (44.00%) .NET
5 50 (40.00%) SQL
6 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
7 45 (36.00%) Java
7 45 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (34.40%) Mentoring
9 41 (32.80%) Project Management
10 40 (32.00%) Mathematics
11 37 (29.60%) jQuery
12 34 (27.20%) ASP.NET
13 32 (25.60%) Ajax
14 28 (22.40%) Physics
14 28 (22.40%) WebSockets
15 27 (21.60%) Puppet
16 25 (20.00%) Finance
17 24 (19.20%) Windows
17 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
17 24 (19.20%) Jenkins
18 21 (16.80%) SQL Server
19 20 (16.00%) Retail
20 18 (14.40%) Selenium
20 18 (14.40%) NoSQL
21 17 (13.60%) C
21 17 (13.60%) C++
22 16 (12.80%) IIS
22 16 (12.80%) Python
23 15 (12.00%) Internet

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 16 (12.80%) IIS
2 9 (7.20%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.80%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.00%) Apache
4 5 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.20%) Confluence
5 4 (3.20%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.80%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.80%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.20%) Azure
2 13 (10.40%) AWS
3 12 (9.60%) SaaS
4 7 (5.60%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.00%) G Suite
6 4 (3.20%) Office 365
7 3 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.60%) GCP
8 2 (1.60%) GitHub
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.80%) Boomi
9 1 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.00%) Internet
2 13 (10.40%) DNS
3 8 (6.40%) DHCP
3 8 (6.40%) Firewall
4 6 (4.80%) SMTP
4 6 (4.80%) SSL
4 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.00%) DMZ
6 4 (3.20%) LAN
7 2 (1.60%) Skype
7 2 (1.60%) SSH
8 1 (0.80%) H.323
8 1 (0.80%) Network Security
8 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.40%) Big Data
4 7 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.40%) MySQL
6 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.60%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.80%) QlikView
8 1 (0.80%) Redis
8 1 (0.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Jenkins
2 18 (14.40%) Selenium
3 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.80%) JIRA
4 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.00%) Subversion
6 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.20%) VersionOne
7 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.80%) JMeter
8 1 (0.80%) Postman
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Retail
3 6 (4.80%) Games
4 5 (4.00%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.40%) Billing
5 3 (2.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 76 (60.80%) Developer
2 38 (30.40%) Senior Developer
3 37 (29.60%) Software Developer
4 26 (20.80%) Graduate
5 19 (15.20%) Applications Developer
5 19 (15.20%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (15.20%) Senior Applications Developer
6 18 (14.40%) Graduate Software Developer
7 17 (13.60%) Senior Software Developer
8 16 (12.80%) Web Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Senior Web Developer
9 11 (8.80%) Web Applications Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
11 9 (7.20%) C# Developer
11 9 (7.20%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (7.20%) Software Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) C# Application Developer
12 8 (6.40%) C# WPF Developer
12 8 (6.40%) Senior C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.00%) .NET
2 37 (29.60%) jQuery
3 34 (27.20%) ASP.NET
4 32 (25.60%) Ajax
5 28 (22.40%) WebSockets
6 13 (10.40%) HTML
7 11 (8.80%) CSS
8 8 (6.40%) Spring
8 8 (6.40%) Universal Windows Platform
8 8 (6.40%) Web Services
8 8 (6.40%) WPF
9 6 (4.80%) J2EE
10 5 (4.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.00%) HTML5
11 4 (3.20%) .NET Core
11 4 (3.20%) Backbone.js
11 4 (3.20%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (3.20%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.20%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.20%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.80%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.00%) PMI
6 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.20%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.20%) User Experience
7 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.40%) Online Games
8 2 (1.60%) e-Health
8 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.80%) iPad
9 1 (0.80%) Life Science
9 1 (0.80%) PKI
9 1 (0.80%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Windows
2 10 (8.00%) Linux
3 6 (4.80%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.00%) Android
4 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (92.80%) Computer Science
2 45 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.40%) Mentoring
4 41 (32.80%) Project Management
5 40 (32.00%) Mathematics
6 28 (22.40%) Physics
7 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
8 14 (11.20%) Scrum
9 12 (9.60%) Coaching
9 12 (9.60%) TDD
10 11 (8.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (8.00%) Analytics
11 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (7.20%) ITIL
12 9 (7.20%) Migration
12 9 (7.20%) Web Development
13 8 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.40%) DevOps
13 8 (6.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 69 (55.20%) C#
2 50 (40.00%) SQL
3 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
4 45 (36.00%) Java
5 17 (13.60%) C
5 17 (13.60%) C++
6 16 (12.80%) Python
7 7 (5.60%) Go
7 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.80%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.80%) PHP
8 6 (4.80%) Ruby
8 6 (4.80%) Scala
9 5 (4.00%) Google Apps Script
10 4 (3.20%) Apex Code
10 4 (3.20%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.60%) Perl
11 2 (1.60%) PHP 7
11 2 (1.60%) R
11 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 125 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) DBS Check
2 4 (3.20%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.40%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) CISA
4 1 (0.80%) CISM
4 1 (0.80%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) MCITP
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.80%) COBIT
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) NIST
4 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
1 9 (7.20%) Docker
2 6 (4.80%) NFS
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (21.60%) Puppet
2 9 (7.20%) Kubernetes
3 8 (6.40%) Ansible
3 8 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.00%) Terraform
5 3 (2.40%) Kibana
5 3 (2.40%) logstash
6 2 (1.60%) Icinga
Vendors
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.00%) Oracle
3 7 (5.60%) Google
4 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.00%) Sage
4 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.20%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (3.20%) HP
5 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.40%) IBM
6 3 (2.40%) NEC
6 3 (2.40%) Northgate
7 2 (1.60%) CommVault
7 2 (1.60%) F5
7 2 (1.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.60%) Telerik
7 2 (1.60%) VMware
8 1 (0.80%) Cognos
8 1 (0.80%) Dell
8 1 (0.80%) Workday