Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 82 98
Rank change year-on-year +21 +16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 295 281 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.58% 3.33% 2.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.07% 10.48% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 211 262 295
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,825 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +9.59%

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 1836 2682 3703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.50% 31.80% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1975 2849
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £78,750 £70,000
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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +56 162 £35,000 -26.32% 12
Maidenhead +14 67 £57,500 - 2
Newbury +8 25 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Slough -2 14 £35,000 -64.10% 3
Bracknell -3 12 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Wokingham -14 4 £40,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 295 (100.00%) Degree
2 283 (95.93%) Computer Science
3 140 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (42.71%) Java
5 91 (30.85%) Test Automation
6 85 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (26.10%) Linux
8 69 (23.39%) JavaScript
9 66 (22.37%) C#
9 66 (22.37%) Windows
9 66 (22.37%) OO
9 66 (22.37%) Open Source
10 60 (20.34%) SQL
11 56 (18.98%) Scrum
12 55 (18.64%) TDD
13 53 (17.97%) .NET
14 50 (16.95%) Software Engineering
15 49 (16.61%) Web Services
16 44 (14.92%) CSS
16 44 (14.92%) SDLC
17 42 (14.24%) HTML
17 42 (14.24%) Test Strategy
18 41 (13.90%) WebDriver
18 41 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
18 41 (13.90%) Mathematics
18 41 (13.90%) C
19 40 (13.56%) Firewall
20 39 (13.22%) Electronics
20 39 (13.22%) QA
20 39 (13.22%) jQuery

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 7 (2.37%) Apache Pig
1 7 (2.37%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.69%) Apache
2 5 (1.69%) Apache Solr
2 5 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.02%) IIS
5 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.36%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.05%) SAP ERP
1 9 (3.05%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.10%) SaaS
4 13 (4.41%) npm
5 9 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.05%) PaaS
6 4 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.36%) Force.com
6 4 (1.36%) GitHub
7 3 (1.02%) G Suite
8 2 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.56%) Firewall
2 36 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (9.15%) TCP/IP
4 21 (7.12%) WAN
5 17 (5.76%) Internet
6 13 (4.41%) DNS
6 13 (4.41%) LAN
7 12 (4.07%) MPLS
8 10 (3.39%) HTTP
8 10 (3.39%) iSCSI
8 10 (3.39%) Network Security
8 10 (3.39%) SAN
8 10 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (3.39%) ZigBee
9 9 (3.05%) FTP
10 8 (2.71%) NAS
10 8 (2.71%) SSH
11 6 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (2.03%) DHCP
11 6 (2.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.80%) Relational Database
2 19 (6.44%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.73%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.39%) Big Data
4 10 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.05%) SQLPlus
6 8 (2.71%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.37%) HBase
8 6 (2.03%) MySQL
8 6 (2.03%) Power BI
8 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.36%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.36%) Impala
9 4 (1.36%) QlikView
9 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.36%) Sqoop
9 4 (1.36%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (13.90%) WebDriver
2 32 (10.85%) JIRA
3 31 (10.51%) SoapUI
4 27 (9.15%) JMeter
5 24 (8.14%) Git (software)
6 23 (7.80%) Selenium
7 21 (7.12%) gulp
8 20 (6.78%) Subversion
9 14 (4.75%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.75%) Jenkins
9 14 (4.75%) Protractor
10 13 (4.41%) Jasmine
10 13 (4.41%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (4.41%) LoadRunner
10 13 (4.41%) webpack
11 12 (4.07%) Cucumber
11 12 (4.07%) HP UFT
12 10 (3.39%) Maven
13 9 (3.05%) JUnit
13 9 (3.05%) Toad
General
1 39 (13.22%) Electronics
2 25 (8.47%) Digital Economy
3 19 (6.44%) Finance
3 19 (6.44%) Marketing
4 15 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.39%) Retail
7 9 (3.05%) Publishing
8 7 (2.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 98 (33.22%) Developer
2 47 (15.93%) Analyst
3 30 (10.17%) Graduate
4 28 (9.49%) Java Developer
4 28 (9.49%) Tester
5 24 (8.14%) Software Engineer
6 23 (7.80%) Software Tester
7 21 (7.12%) Junior
8 19 (6.44%) .NET Developer
8 19 (6.44%) Security Analyst
9 18 (6.10%) Architect
9 18 (6.10%) Graduate Developer
9 18 (6.10%) Junior Developer
9 18 (6.10%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.42%) .NET Software Engineer
10 16 (5.42%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 16 (5.42%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (4.75%) Consultant
11 14 (4.75%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.75%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (17.97%) .NET
2 49 (16.61%) Web Services
3 44 (14.92%) CSS
4 42 (14.24%) HTML
5 39 (13.22%) jQuery
6 32 (10.85%) .NET Framework
7 28 (9.49%) SOAP
8 26 (8.81%) AngularJS
9 24 (8.14%) JSON
9 24 (8.14%) XML
10 23 (7.80%) HTML5
10 23 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (6.78%) REST
12 17 (5.76%) ASP.NET
12 17 (5.76%) J2EE
13 16 (5.42%) Ajax
14 13 (4.41%) React
14 13 (4.41%) Sass
15 12 (4.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 283 (95.93%) Computer Science
2 85 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.15%) Client/Server
4 17 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.76%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (5.42%) Public Cloud
6 14 (4.75%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.39%) Smart Home
8 9 (3.05%) Cyber Attack
9 8 (2.71%) N-Tier
10 7 (2.37%) Data Centre
10 7 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (2.37%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
12 5 (1.69%) Social Media
13 4 (1.36%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (1.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 77 (26.10%) Linux
2 66 (22.37%) Windows
3 14 (4.75%) Android
3 14 (4.75%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.75%) Unix
4 11 (3.73%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.36%) CentOS
5 4 (1.36%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.36%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (30.85%) Test Automation
3 66 (22.37%) OO
3 66 (22.37%) Open Source
4 56 (18.98%) Scrum
5 55 (18.64%) TDD
6 50 (16.95%) Software Engineering
7 44 (14.92%) SDLC
8 42 (14.24%) Test Strategy
9 41 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (13.90%) Mathematics
10 39 (13.22%) BDD
11 38 (12.88%) Test Scripting
12 37 (12.54%) Regression Testing
13 34 (11.53%) Test Management
14 32 (10.85%) Risk Management
15 30 (10.17%) Information Security
16 29 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 28 (9.49%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (42.71%) Java
2 69 (23.39%) JavaScript
3 66 (22.37%) C#
4 60 (20.34%) SQL
5 41 (13.90%) C
6 38 (12.88%) Python
7 36 (12.20%) C++
8 27 (9.15%) Perl
9 23 (7.80%) Shell Script
10 22 (7.46%) PowerShell
11 13 (4.41%) ECMAScript
11 13 (4.41%) ES6
12 12 (4.07%) PHP
12 12 (4.07%) VB.NET
13 11 (3.73%) T-SQL
14 9 (3.05%) Bash Shell
15 8 (2.71%) Apex Code
16 7 (2.37%) XAML
17 6 (2.03%) Scala
17 6 (2.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 295 (100.00%) Degree
2 38 (12.88%) ISTQB
3 30 (10.17%) Master's Degree
4 12 (4.07%) AWS Certification
5 10 (3.39%) CISM
5 10 (3.39%) CISSP
6 8 (2.71%) ISEB
6 8 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.37%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.37%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (2.03%) CCSP
8 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.36%) Postgraduate
10 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.68%) MCSA
11 2 (0.68%) MCSE
11 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.22%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 25 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.07%) Docker
3 10 (3.39%) Firmware
4 8 (2.71%) NFS
5 7 (2.37%) HDFS
6 6 (2.03%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.36%) Apache Flume
7 4 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (5.42%) Ansible
2 12 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.71%) Nagios
3 8 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.36%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.36%) Oozie
4 4 (1.36%) Puppet
4 4 (1.36%) Salt
4 4 (1.36%) Terraform
4 4 (1.36%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (1.02%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (10.51%) SAP
2 26 (8.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.75%) HP
4 13 (4.41%) Twitter
5 11 (3.73%) Cisco
6 10 (3.39%) Juniper
7 8 (2.71%) Oracle
8 6 (2.03%) Concur
8 6 (2.03%) F5
9 4 (1.36%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.36%) Citrix
9 4 (1.36%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.36%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.36%) Informatica
9 4 (1.36%) Jitterbit
9 4 (1.36%) New Relic
9 4 (1.36%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.36%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.36%) Tableau