The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South East / Berkshire
Rank 10 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 474 682 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.04% 13.81% 16.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.17% 42.47% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 314 518 572
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £65,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 964 1606 2019
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.55% 32.51% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 698 1248 1350
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Berkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Berkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Berkshire

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 Degree within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 214 £42,500 -10.52% 16
Bracknell 0 65 £47,500 +52.00% 7
Maidenhead +22 50 £54,000 +10.20% 8
Newbury +9 43 £40,000 -36.00% 8
Slough -4 36 £32,500 -58.06% 8
Wokingham +4 21 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Hungerford -4 6 £24,000 -46.66%
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing 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 Degree.

1 421 (40.52%) Computer Science
2 223 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
3 215 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 213 (20.50%) Java
5 203 (19.54%) Finance
6 195 (18.77%) Software Engineering
7 190 (18.29%) .NET
8 185 (17.81%) Project Management
9 178 (17.13%) SQL
9 178 (17.13%) JavaScript
9 178 (17.13%) C#
10 170 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
11 169 (16.27%) Microsoft
12 151 (14.53%) HTML
13 147 (14.15%) SQL Server
14 140 (13.47%) Linux
15 131 (12.61%) Windows
16 130 (12.51%) C++
17 124 (11.93%) Mathematics
18 118 (11.36%) Python
19 116 (11.16%) CSS
20 111 (10.68%) CRM
21 109 (10.49%) OO
21 109 (10.49%) Oracle
21 109 (10.49%) Marketing
22 101 (9.72%) C
23 92 (8.85%) ITIL
24 88 (8.47%) QA
25 84 (8.08%) ASP.NET
26 80 (7.70%) Mentoring

Degree
Top Related 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 19 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (1.73%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.54%) CMS
4 15 (1.44%) Apache Spark
4 15 (1.44%) IIS
4 15 (1.44%) JBoss
5 13 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 8 (0.77%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.67%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (0.48%) Confluence
11 3 (0.29%) Apache
11 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 74 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.43%) MS Office
3 24 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.06%) MS Project
6 10 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.96%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.38%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.38%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.38%) Snagit
9 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.096%) InVision
9 1 (0.096%) Maya
9 1 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (0.67%) Infor M3
1 7 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.48%) SAP CO
2 5 (0.48%) SAP FI
2 5 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.38%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.29%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.19%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.096%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.096%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.096%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.096%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.096%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.096%) SAP VC
6 1 (0.096%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.95%) SaaS
4 40 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.87%) Office 365
5 9 (0.87%) Oracle CX
5 9 (0.87%) PaaS
6 6 (0.58%) Force.com
6 6 (0.58%) IaaS
7 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.38%) Responsys
7 4 (0.38%) Taleo
8 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.29%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.19%) Akamai
10 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.096%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.096%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.096%) Route 53
10 1 (0.096%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (7.03%) Internet
2 64 (6.16%) TCP/IP
3 53 (5.10%) Firewall
4 51 (4.91%) HTTP
5 50 (4.81%) Wireless
6 33 (3.18%) LAN
7 28 (2.69%) FTP
8 26 (2.50%) DNS
9 20 (1.92%) WAN
10 19 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (1.54%) DHCP
12 15 (1.44%) Radio Access Network
13 14 (1.35%) Kerberos
13 14 (1.35%) LDAP
13 14 (1.35%) Network Security
14 13 (1.25%) MPLS
14 13 (1.25%) SMTP
14 13 (1.25%) VPN
15 12 (1.15%) SAN
15 12 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.00%) Big Data
3 47 (4.52%) NoSQL
4 43 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 31 (2.98%) Hadoop
6 22 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (2.12%) HBase
7 19 (1.83%) MySQL
7 19 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (1.54%) Data Mining
8 16 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.06%) OLAP
11 11 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
11 11 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (3.95%) Visual Studio
2 40 (3.85%) Maven
3 39 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 32 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 24 (2.31%) JIRA
5 24 (2.31%) Selenium
6 22 (2.12%) JUnit
7 18 (1.73%) JMeter
8 15 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 15 (1.44%) Grunt
9 14 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.25%) Ant
11 12 (1.15%) Rational Performance Tester
12 11 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.06%) IntelliJ
12 11 (1.06%) Mocha
12 11 (1.06%) NetBeans
13 10 (0.96%) FitNesse
13 10 (0.96%) gulp
14 9 (0.87%) TestNG
General
1 215 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 203 (19.54%) Finance
3 109 (10.49%) Marketing
4 47 (4.52%) Electronics
5 39 (3.75%) Advertising
6 35 (3.37%) Banking
7 32 (3.08%) Retail
8 29 (2.79%) Billing
8 29 (2.79%) Manufacturing
9 23 (2.21%) Mandarin Language
10 21 (2.02%) Spanish Language
11 20 (1.92%) Games
12 18 (1.73%) Legal
13 16 (1.54%) German Language
14 12 (1.15%) Back Office
15 9 (0.87%) Automotive
16 6 (0.58%) French Language
16 6 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.48%) Law
17 5 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 277 (26.66%) Developer
2 101 (9.72%) Graduate
3 95 (9.14%) Analyst
4 77 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 74 (7.12%) Software Engineer
6 69 (6.64%) .NET Developer
7 68 (6.54%) Project Manager
8 62 (5.97%) C# Developer
9 61 (5.87%) Consultant
10 57 (5.49%) Senior Developer
11 55 (5.29%) Graduate Developer
12 53 (5.10%) Software Developer
13 52 (5.00%) Junior
14 42 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
15 40 (3.85%) Architect
16 36 (3.46%) Junior Developer
17 35 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
18 33 (3.18%) IT Manager
18 33 (3.18%) Support Engineer
19 31 (2.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (18.29%) .NET
2 151 (14.53%) HTML
3 116 (11.16%) CSS
4 84 (8.08%) ASP.NET
5 75 (7.22%) AngularJS
6 69 (6.64%) Web Services
7 66 (6.35%) jQuery
8 59 (5.68%) XML
9 55 (5.29%) REST
10 53 (5.10%) Ajax
11 45 (4.33%) HTML5
12 41 (3.95%) Node.js
12 41 (3.95%) Spring
13 35 (3.37%) WebSockets
14 31 (2.98%) SOAP
15 30 (2.89%) JSON
16 25 (2.41%) .NET Framework
16 25 (2.41%) Backbone.js
17 24 (2.31%) CSS3
18 21 (2.02%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 421 (40.52%) Computer Science
2 170 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (6.64%) Data Centre
4 48 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 41 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.50%) Social Media
8 22 (2.12%) User Experience
9 21 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (2.02%) Virtual Team
10 20 (1.92%) Algorithms
11 16 (1.54%) PMI
12 12 (1.15%) Driving Licence
13 10 (0.96%) Life Science
13 10 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (0.77%) Graphic Design
14 8 (0.77%) Private Cloud
14 8 (0.77%) Robotics
15 7 (0.67%) Blog
15 7 (0.67%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 140 (13.47%) Linux
2 131 (12.61%) Windows
3 44 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 43 (4.14%) Unix
5 29 (2.79%) Android
6 27 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.44%) CentOS
8 15 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 12 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 11 (1.06%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.87%) Solaris
12 8 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.096%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (18.77%) Software Engineering
3 185 (17.81%) Project Management
4 124 (11.93%) Mathematics
5 111 (10.68%) CRM
6 109 (10.49%) OO
7 92 (8.85%) ITIL
8 80 (7.70%) Mentoring
9 78 (7.51%) IT Strategy
10 76 (7.31%) Scrum
11 73 (7.03%) SDLC
12 72 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 67 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (6.45%) Physics
14 63 (6.06%) Analytics
14 63 (6.06%) Logistics
15 61 (5.87%) Customer Requirements
15 61 (5.87%) PRINCE2
15 61 (5.87%) Web Development
16 60 (5.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (20.50%) Java
2 178 (17.13%) C#
2 178 (17.13%) JavaScript
2 178 (17.13%) SQL
3 130 (12.51%) C++
4 118 (11.36%) Python
5 101 (9.72%) C
6 40 (3.85%) PHP
7 36 (3.46%) Bash Shell
8 31 (2.98%) VB.NET
9 26 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 24 (2.31%) Perl
11 23 (2.21%) Shell Script
12 21 (2.02%) Scala
13 15 (1.44%) MATLAB
14 13 (1.25%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.25%) R
15 12 (1.15%) VBA
16 11 (1.06%) Embedded C++
16 11 (1.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (4.33%) PMP
2 32 (3.08%) PMI Certification
3 29 (2.79%) MBA
4 21 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.73%) CCNP
7 13 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (1.06%) CCDP
8 11 (1.06%) CCIE
8 11 (1.06%) NVQ Level 3
8 11 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (0.96%) CISSP
9 10 (0.96%) CREST Certified
10 8 (0.77%) ISEB
11 7 (0.67%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.58%) CEH
12 6 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.47%) QA
2 31 (2.98%) PMO
3 29 (2.79%) SLA
4 21 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.15%) ISO 14001
6 10 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.19%) P3O
9 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.096%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.096%) SDET
System Software
1 45 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.44%) Docker
3 15 (1.44%) NFS
4 12 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.06%) Firmware
5 11 (1.06%) HDFS
6 10 (0.96%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.77%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.48%) KVM
9 5 (0.48%) XenServer
10 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.19%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.19%) vCloud
11 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.15%) Perfmon
3 10 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
3 10 (0.96%) Puppet
4 8 (0.77%) Graphite
4 8 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.67%) SCCM
6 6 (0.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 6 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.48%) Grafana
8 4 (0.38%) Kibana
8 4 (0.38%) SCOM
9 3 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.29%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.19%) Ansible
10 2 (0.19%) Cisco CME
10 2 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 169 (16.27%) Microsoft
2 109 (10.49%) Oracle
3 62 (5.97%) IBM
4 52 (5.00%) HP
5 45 (4.33%) Cisco
6 43 (4.14%) VMware
7 29 (2.79%) SAP
8 26 (2.50%) Huawei
9 14 (1.35%) TIBCO
10 13 (1.25%) EMC
10 13 (1.25%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.15%) Google
11 12 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.15%) SOASTA, Inc
12 11 (1.06%) BEA
13 10 (0.96%) GENBAND
13 10 (0.96%) Riverbed
14 9 (0.87%) Adobe
14 9 (0.87%) Ericsson
15 8 (0.77%) Nokia
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Acorah Software Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension scheme, 25 days holdiay, inc
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Pension + 30 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 25% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago