Period
to 19 March 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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 65 74
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9 +56
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 189 278 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.38% 4.09% 3.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.16% 15.44% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 132 206 207
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 1,554 1,801 2,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.80% 26.52% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 1,366 1,556
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

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 19 March 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 19 March 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
Maidenhead +18 75 £70,000 +21.74% 3
Reading -37 70 £43,000 +2.99% 11
Newbury -6 20 £28,750 -47.73% 1
Slough -10 7 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Bracknell -33 7 £60,000 +42.86% 4
Windsor - 2 £55,000 -
Wokingham +9 1 £23,500 -41.25% 3
Ascot - 1 £27,500 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 19 March 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Degree
2 186 (98.41%) Computer Science
3 78 (41.27%) Microsoft
4 57 (30.16%) Java
5 54 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 54 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 52 (27.51%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (26.46%) Mathematics
8 47 (24.87%) SQL
9 40 (21.16%) Linux
10 35 (18.52%) Python
11 34 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (17.99%) Software Engineering
12 33 (17.46%) Information Security
12 33 (17.46%) Active Directory
12 33 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
13 32 (16.93%) MCSE
14 31 (16.40%) HTML
14 31 (16.40%) Logistics
14 31 (16.40%) MCITP
14 31 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (16.40%) Azure Active Directory
15 30 (15.87%) High Availability
16 27 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (13.23%) DevOps
17 25 (13.23%) MySQL
18 24 (12.70%) ITIL
19 23 (12.17%) B2B
19 23 (12.17%) B2C
19 23 (12.17%) SAML

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 11 (5.82%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.65%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.65%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.12%) CMS
4 4 (2.12%) nginx
4 4 (2.12%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.06%) concrete5
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
6 2 (1.06%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.06%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.53%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.53%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 54 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (16.40%) Azure Active Directory
3 27 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (4.23%) GitHub
7 5 (2.65%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.65%) SaaS
8 4 (2.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (2.12%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (2.12%) CloudFront
8 4 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.12%) Route 53
8 4 (2.12%) Serverless
8 4 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.17%) Firewall
2 16 (8.47%) Skype
3 11 (5.82%) H.323
3 11 (5.82%) VPN
4 8 (4.23%) LAN
4 8 (4.23%) WAN
5 6 (3.17%) Network Security
6 5 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.65%) Internet
6 5 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (2.65%) WLAN
7 4 (2.12%) DHCP
7 4 (2.12%) DNS
7 4 (2.12%) HTTP
7 4 (2.12%) SNMP
7 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.59%) SCCP
9 2 (1.06%) MPLS
9 2 (1.06%) VLAN
10 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.23%) MySQL
2 18 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 18 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 18 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.47%) Big Data
4 12 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.82%) RDBMS
6 10 (5.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.23%) Data Lake
7 8 (4.23%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.65%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.65%) HBase
9 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.12%) Cloudera CDH
10 4 (2.12%) Couchbase
10 4 (2.12%) Power BI
10 4 (2.12%) Spark SQL
10 4 (2.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (10.58%) Git (software)
1 20 (10.58%) Jenkins
2 13 (6.88%) JIRA
3 12 (6.35%) Selenium
4 10 (5.29%) Cucumber
4 10 (5.29%) Subversion
5 8 (4.23%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.17%) Maven
7 5 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.65%) Vagrant
8 4 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.59%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.53%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.53%) JUnit
10 1 (0.53%) Mockito
10 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (5.82%) Legal
1 11 (5.82%) Marketing
2 10 (5.29%) Games
3 5 (2.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.12%) Military
5 3 (1.59%) Finance
5 3 (1.59%) Publishing
5 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 47 (24.87%) Graduate
2 46 (24.34%) Developer
3 43 (22.75%) Analyst
4 26 (13.76%) Subject Matter Expert
5 21 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 17 (8.99%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (7.94%) Active Directory Expert
8 13 (6.88%) Risk Analyst
8 13 (6.88%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.35%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.29%) Security Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Senior Security Analyst
12 9 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
12 9 (4.76%) Architect
12 9 (4.76%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.76%) Support Analyst
12 9 (4.76%) Web Analyst
12 9 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.40%) HTML
2 23 (12.17%) OAuth
2 23 (12.17%) SAML
3 19 (10.05%) HTML5
4 17 (8.99%) .NET
5 16 (8.47%) CSS
6 15 (7.94%) WebRTC
7 12 (6.35%) CGI
8 11 (5.82%) Django
8 11 (5.82%) Node.js
9 10 (5.29%) ASP.NET
9 10 (5.29%) J2EE
10 8 (4.23%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (4.23%) Web Services
11 7 (3.70%) React
11 7 (3.70%) RESTful
12 6 (3.17%) REST
13 5 (2.65%) jQuery
13 5 (2.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.64%) CESG
1 22 (11.64%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.94%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (6.88%) Virtual Team
6 12 (6.35%) Mobile App
6 12 (6.35%) User Experience
7 11 (5.82%) e-Learning
8 9 (4.76%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 9 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (2.65%) iPad
11 4 (2.12%) Cybercrime
11 4 (2.12%) Private Cloud
11 4 (2.12%) Reference Data
11 4 (2.12%) Robotics
12 3 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (1.59%) Fintech
12 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.16%) Linux
2 18 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 16 (8.47%) Android
4 7 (3.70%) Windows
5 6 (3.17%) Unix
6 5 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.12%) CentOS
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (98.41%) Computer Science
2 52 (27.51%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (26.46%) Mathematics
4 34 (17.99%) Software Engineering
5 33 (17.46%) Information Security
5 33 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (16.40%) Logistics
7 30 (15.87%) High Availability
8 25 (13.23%) DevOps
9 24 (12.70%) ITIL
10 23 (12.17%) B2B
10 23 (12.17%) B2C
10 23 (12.17%) Information Management
11 22 (11.64%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (11.64%) OO
12 20 (10.58%) OOP
13 19 (10.05%) Analytics
13 19 (10.05%) Test Automation
14 18 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.16%) Java
2 54 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 47 (24.87%) SQL
4 35 (18.52%) Python
5 19 (10.05%) C#
6 18 (9.52%) Ruby
7 11 (5.82%) Assembly Language
7 11 (5.82%) Go
7 11 (5.82%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.17%) C
10 5 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.65%) Scala
11 4 (2.12%) C++
11 4 (2.12%) PHP
12 3 (1.59%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.59%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.59%) SOQL
13 2 (1.06%) Java 8
14 1 (0.53%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 189 (100.00%) Degree
2 34 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (16.93%) MCSE
4 31 (16.40%) MCITP
5 18 (9.52%) CISSP
6 16 (8.47%) CISM
7 12 (6.35%) CISA
8 11 (5.82%) Master's Degree
9 10 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (5.29%) CRISC
10 9 (4.76%) CEH
10 9 (4.76%) CREST Certified
10 9 (4.76%) OSCP
10 9 (4.76%) SANS
11 7 (3.70%) CCNA
12 6 (3.17%) ISTQB
13 5 (2.65%) CCNP
14 4 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (1.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 3 (1.59%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.99%) QA
2 4 (2.12%) GDPR
3 2 (1.06%) COBIT
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (17.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.17%) Docker
4 4 (2.12%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.12%) HDFS
4 4 (2.12%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.12%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.53%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.53%) NFS
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (5.29%) Ansible
2 9 (4.76%) CSIRT
2 9 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.76%) Puppet
3 5 (2.65%) Kibana
3 5 (2.65%) Nagios
3 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.12%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (2.12%) Mesos
4 4 (2.12%) Oozie
4 4 (2.12%) Rancher
4 4 (2.12%) Rundeck
4 4 (2.12%) Salt
4 4 (2.12%) Terraform
5 3 (1.59%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.53%) FlexNet
6 1 (0.53%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.53%) Icinga
6 1 (0.53%) logstash
Vendors
1 78 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.11%) VMware
3 19 (10.05%) Oracle
4 18 (9.52%) CyberArk
5 15 (7.94%) Google
6 9 (4.76%) Symantec
7 8 (4.23%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.70%) Cisco
9 6 (3.17%) HP
10 5 (2.65%) Aruba
10 5 (2.65%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.65%) Tableau
11 4 (2.12%) Cloudera
11 4 (2.12%) Hortonworks
11 4 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (2.12%) Splunk
12 3 (1.59%) AlgoSec
12 3 (1.59%) Citrix
12 3 (1.59%) Qualys
12 3 (1.59%) Trend Micro