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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 441 629 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.31% 14.12% 15.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.37% 41.99% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 326 471 447
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.21% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £80,000 £70,000
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 951 1498 1790
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.70% 33.63% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 728 1145 1176
Median salary £49,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.54% +6.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -2 222 £45,000 -12.19% 18
Newbury +9 40 £43,750 +2.94% 7
Slough -8 34 £70,000 -6.66% 7
Bracknell -4 33 £40,000 +20.30% 4
Maidenhead +7 28 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Wokingham +5 14 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Hungerford -7 2 - -
Thatcham -9 2 £25,000 -58.33% 1
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 361 (40.16%) Computer Science
2 234 (26.03%) Java
3 209 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (21.13%) JavaScript
5 170 (18.91%) SQL
6 162 (18.02%) Software Engineering
7 159 (17.69%) C#
8 150 (16.69%) .NET
9 147 (16.35%) HTML
10 143 (15.91%) Project Management
11 137 (15.24%) Finance
12 136 (15.13%) Microsoft
13 135 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
14 132 (14.68%) Linux
15 129 (14.35%) CSS
15 129 (14.35%) SQL Server
16 128 (14.24%) C++
17 126 (14.02%) Oracle
18 118 (13.13%) Telecoms
19 102 (11.35%) Mathematics
20 101 (11.23%) Python
21 90 (10.01%) OO
21 90 (10.01%) jQuery
22 89 (9.90%) Windows
23 84 (9.34%) ASP.NET
24 83 (9.23%) C
25 82 (9.12%) Scrum
26 79 (8.79%) Test Automation
27 78 (8.68%) ITIL
28 77 (8.57%) Marketing

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 24 (2.67%) WebSphere
2 21 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (2.34%) Tomcat
3 17 (1.89%) JBoss
3 17 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.67%) IIS
5 13 (1.45%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.33%) CMS
6 12 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.56%) Confluence
12 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.33%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.22%) Apache
13 2 (0.22%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 56 (6.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (5.78%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.00%) Infor M3
3 8 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.67%) SAP R/3
5 5 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.44%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Utilities
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.33%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.33%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.22%) GoldMine
8 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.22%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.11%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.11%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.11%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.56%) SaaS
2 33 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.22%) Force.com
6 10 (1.11%) PaaS
7 8 (0.89%) Akamai
7 8 (0.89%) Oracle CX
7 8 (0.89%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 5 (0.56%) IaaS
8 5 (0.56%) Office 365
9 4 (0.44%) Responsys
9 4 (0.44%) Taleo
10 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.22%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 46 (5.12%) HTTP
2 46 (5.12%) Internet
3 38 (4.23%) Firewall
4 26 (2.89%) LAN
5 25 (2.78%) DNS
6 24 (2.67%) FTP
6 24 (2.67%) Wireless
7 20 (2.22%) WAN
8 17 (1.89%) SSL
9 15 (1.67%) DHCP
9 15 (1.67%) VPN
9 15 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (1.56%) ZigBee
11 12 (1.33%) SMTP
11 12 (1.33%) VoIP
12 11 (1.22%) Ethernet
12 11 (1.22%) MPLS
13 9 (1.00%) GPRS
13 9 (1.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 54 (6.01%) Big Data
4 43 (4.78%) NoSQL
5 38 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 22 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.89%) Data Mining
9 15 (1.67%) MySQL
10 14 (1.56%) HBase
11 11 (1.22%) OLAP
11 11 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.78%) GIS
14 7 (0.78%) Power BI
14 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (5.34%) Maven
2 40 (4.45%) Jenkins
3 36 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 34 (3.78%) Selenium
5 29 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 24 (2.67%) JIRA
7 21 (2.34%) Visual Studio
8 20 (2.22%) Subversion
9 19 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (2.00%) IntelliJ
10 18 (2.00%) NetBeans
11 17 (1.89%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.56%) Grunt
12 14 (1.56%) JUnit
13 13 (1.45%) Bugzilla
14 12 (1.33%) Ant
15 11 (1.22%) Trac
15 11 (1.22%) WebDriver
16 10 (1.11%) Mocha
17 9 (1.00%) gulp
General
1 137 (15.24%) Finance
2 118 (13.13%) Telecoms
3 77 (8.57%) Marketing
4 49 (5.45%) Electronics
5 34 (3.78%) Retail
6 31 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 30 (3.34%) Advertising
8 28 (3.11%) Banking
9 16 (1.78%) Games
10 14 (1.56%) Automotive
11 11 (1.22%) Billing
12 8 (0.89%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.78%) Back Office
13 7 (0.78%) French Language
13 7 (0.78%) Law
13 7 (0.78%) Legal
14 6 (0.67%) German Language
14 6 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
15 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 270 (30.03%) Developer
2 103 (11.46%) Graduate
3 88 (9.79%) Analyst
4 82 (9.12%) Java Developer
5 71 (7.90%) .NET Developer
6 69 (7.68%) Software Engineer
7 68 (7.56%) Software Developer
8 58 (6.45%) Junior
9 52 (5.78%) Senior Developer
10 50 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
11 48 (5.34%) C# Developer
12 41 (4.56%) Junior Developer
13 38 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
14 36 (4.00%) Support Engineer
15 35 (3.89%) Consultant
16 34 (3.78%) Project Manager
17 32 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
18 31 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
19 29 (3.23%) Agile Developer
20 27 (3.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (16.69%) .NET
2 147 (16.35%) HTML
3 129 (14.35%) CSS
4 90 (10.01%) jQuery
5 84 (9.34%) ASP.NET
6 77 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 75 (8.34%) Web Services
8 67 (7.45%) XML
9 66 (7.34%) REST
10 50 (5.56%) Ajax
11 46 (5.12%) HTML5
12 42 (4.67%) Spring
13 35 (3.89%) JSON
14 34 (3.78%) Backbone.js
14 34 (3.78%) SOAP
15 30 (3.34%) .NET Framework
15 30 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (3.23%) WebSockets
17 28 (3.11%) Java EE
18 25 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 361 (40.16%) Computer Science
2 135 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.89%) Social Media
5 34 (3.78%) Data Centre
6 33 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 30 (3.34%) Mobile App
7 30 (3.34%) Virtual Team
8 27 (3.00%) Algorithms
9 21 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (1.45%) User Experience
11 10 (1.11%) Xbox
12 9 (1.00%) Home Automation
12 9 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (0.89%) iPad
13 8 (0.89%) Private Cloud
14 7 (0.78%) Blog
14 7 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.78%) NHS
14 7 (0.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 132 (14.68%) Linux
2 89 (9.90%) Windows
3 44 (4.89%) Unix
4 32 (3.56%) Android
5 27 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 25 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.67%) CentOS
8 9 (1.00%) Solaris
9 7 (0.78%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.67%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.33%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (18.02%) Software Engineering
3 143 (15.91%) Project Management
4 102 (11.35%) Mathematics
5 90 (10.01%) OO
6 82 (9.12%) Scrum
7 79 (8.79%) Test Automation
8 78 (8.68%) ITIL
9 76 (8.45%) Logistics
10 74 (8.23%) SDLC
11 65 (7.23%) Mentoring
12 64 (7.12%) Open Source
13 56 (6.23%) Physics
14 55 (6.12%) Web Development
15 52 (5.78%) IT Strategy
15 52 (5.78%) MVC
16 51 (5.67%) TDD
17 48 (5.34%) CRM
17 48 (5.34%) Presales
18 44 (4.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 234 (26.03%) Java
2 190 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 170 (18.91%) SQL
4 159 (17.69%) C#
5 128 (14.24%) C++
6 101 (11.23%) Python
7 83 (9.23%) C
8 41 (4.56%) PHP
9 31 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 28 (3.11%) Perl
10 28 (3.11%) VB.NET
11 25 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.22%) Scala
14 17 (1.89%) Embedded C++
14 17 (1.89%) MATLAB
15 13 (1.45%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.22%) Apex Code
18 10 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (5.90%) Master's Degree
2 23 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (2.34%) CCNP
3 21 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (2.34%) PMP
4 20 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 19 (2.11%) ISEB
6 18 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.67%) Mathematical Degree
8 13 (1.45%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.22%) CCDP
9 11 (1.22%) CREST Certified
9 11 (1.22%) PhD
10 10 (1.11%) CCIE
10 10 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (1.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.89%) CCNA
13 7 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.68%) QA
2 22 (2.45%) Data Quality
3 20 (2.22%) PMO
4 14 (1.56%) SLA
5 9 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.56%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.22%) P3O
7 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 28 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.22%) Docker
3 16 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.56%) Firmware
5 10 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (1.00%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.78%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.67%) NFS
10 4 (0.44%) KVM
10 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.22%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.00%) Puppet
3 7 (0.78%) Prometheus
4 6 (0.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (0.67%) Graphite
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.56%) Ansible
6 4 (0.44%) Grafana
7 3 (0.33%) Kibana
7 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.33%) SCOM
8 2 (0.22%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco CME
9 1 (0.11%) logstash
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.11%) Netcool
9 1 (0.11%) Simpana
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 136 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 126 (14.02%) Oracle
3 40 (4.45%) VMware
4 31 (3.45%) IBM
5 27 (3.00%) Cisco
6 26 (2.89%) SAP
7 17 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.78%) BEA
8 16 (1.78%) TIBCO
9 15 (1.67%) EMC
10 14 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.11%) GENBAND
11 10 (1.11%) HP
12 9 (1.00%) NEC
13 8 (0.89%) Facebook
13 8 (0.89%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.89%) Tableau
14 7 (0.78%) Teradata
15 5 (0.56%) Twitter
16 4 (0.44%) Green Hat
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Adeptis Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,800 - £22,000 pro rata + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 46000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 4 days ago