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

Degree
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 456 670 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.48% 13.70% 16.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.01% 42.41% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 313 511 563
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
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 970 1580 2083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.67% 32.31% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1226 1384
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 April 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 April 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 +1 232 £43,500 -17.14% 20
Bracknell -2 52 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Newbury +14 44 £41,250 -17.50% 6
Slough -5 35 £50,000 -35.48% 6
Maidenhead +2 24 £50,000 +2.56% 8
Wokingham +8 20 £37,000 -10.30% 3
Hungerford -5 5 £24,000 -46.66%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 394 (40.96%) Computer Science
2 237 (24.64%) Java
3 226 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 179 (18.61%) JavaScript
6 177 (18.40%) SQL
7 160 (16.63%) C#
8 159 (16.53%) .NET
8 159 (16.53%) Finance
9 158 (16.42%) Project Management
10 157 (16.32%) Microsoft
11 155 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
12 154 (16.01%) Telecoms
13 148 (15.38%) HTML
14 140 (14.55%) SQL Server
14 140 (14.55%) Linux
15 137 (14.24%) C++
16 128 (13.31%) Oracle
17 123 (12.79%) Python
18 119 (12.37%) CSS
19 115 (11.95%) Windows
20 113 (11.75%) OO
21 108 (11.23%) Mathematics
22 95 (9.88%) C
23 93 (9.67%) Marketing
24 90 (9.36%) QA
25 88 (9.15%) ITIL
25 88 (9.15%) Scrum
25 88 (9.15%) SDLC
26 78 (8.11%) Mentoring

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 23 (2.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (2.29%) Tomcat
3 19 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (1.98%) JBoss
3 19 (1.98%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.66%) Apache Spark
4 16 (1.66%) IIS
5 14 (1.46%) CMS
6 11 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (1.04%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.52%) Confluence
9 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.52%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.31%) Apache
11 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 63 (6.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (5.72%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.42%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.42%) Snagit
9 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.94%) Infor M3
3 6 (0.62%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.42%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.31%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.31%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.31%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.31%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.21%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Utilities
6 2 (0.21%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.10%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.10%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (4.26%) SaaS
3 33 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (1.35%) PaaS
5 9 (0.94%) Force.com
5 9 (0.94%) IaaS
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle CX
6 8 (0.83%) Office 365
7 4 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.42%) Akamai
7 4 (0.42%) Responsys
7 4 (0.42%) Taleo
8 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.31%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.10%) Route 53
9 1 (0.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (6.55%) TCP/IP
2 62 (6.44%) Internet
3 52 (5.41%) HTTP
4 49 (5.09%) Firewall
5 30 (3.12%) Wireless
6 29 (3.01%) FTP
7 27 (2.81%) DNS
8 25 (2.60%) LAN
9 21 (2.18%) WAN
10 17 (1.77%) DHCP
10 17 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (1.46%) VPN
12 13 (1.35%) Network Security
12 13 (1.35%) SMTP
12 13 (1.35%) SSL
13 12 (1.25%) GSM
14 11 (1.14%) MPLS
14 11 (1.14%) VoIP
15 10 (1.04%) LDAP
15 10 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.03%) Big Data
3 51 (5.30%) Relational Database
4 47 (4.89%) NoSQL
5 39 (4.05%) Hadoop
6 25 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (2.18%) HBase
8 18 (1.87%) Data Mining
8 18 (1.87%) MySQL
8 18 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 18 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.14%) OLAP
11 11 (1.14%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (4.89%) Maven
2 42 (4.37%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 36 (3.74%) Git (software)
5 28 (2.91%) Selenium
6 23 (2.39%) Eclipse
7 21 (2.18%) JIRA
7 21 (2.18%) JUnit
8 15 (1.56%) IntelliJ
8 15 (1.56%) NetBeans
8 15 (1.56%) Subversion
8 15 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.46%) Grunt
10 13 (1.35%) Cucumber
10 13 (1.35%) JMeter
11 12 (1.25%) Ant
12 10 (1.04%) Mocha
13 9 (0.94%) gulp
13 9 (0.94%) Rational Performance Tester
13 9 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 159 (16.53%) Finance
2 154 (16.01%) Telecoms
3 93 (9.67%) Marketing
4 53 (5.51%) Electronics
5 33 (3.43%) Banking
6 32 (3.33%) Advertising
6 32 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 29 (3.01%) Retail
8 20 (2.08%) Billing
9 18 (1.87%) Games
10 14 (1.46%) Mandarin Language
10 14 (1.46%) Spanish Language
11 13 (1.35%) German Language
12 11 (1.14%) Automotive
13 10 (1.04%) Back Office
14 8 (0.83%) French Language
14 8 (0.83%) Law
15 7 (0.73%) Legal
16 5 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (27.86%) Developer
2 97 (10.08%) Graduate
3 91 (9.46%) Analyst
4 82 (8.52%) Java Developer
5 73 (7.59%) Software Engineer
6 65 (6.76%) .NET Developer
7 56 (5.82%) Senior Developer
8 51 (5.30%) Graduate Developer
9 50 (5.20%) Software Developer
10 49 (5.09%) Junior
11 48 (4.99%) C# Developer
12 44 (4.57%) Project Manager
13 43 (4.47%) Consultant
14 41 (4.26%) Architect
15 39 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
16 37 (3.85%) Support Engineer
17 32 (3.33%) Junior Developer
18 31 (3.22%) JavaScript Developer
19 29 (3.01%) Web Developer
20 26 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (16.53%) .NET
2 148 (15.38%) HTML
3 119 (12.37%) CSS
4 77 (8.00%) jQuery
5 76 (7.90%) ASP.NET
6 74 (7.69%) Web Services
7 73 (7.59%) AngularJS
8 70 (7.28%) XML
9 69 (7.17%) REST
10 53 (5.51%) Ajax
11 45 (4.68%) HTML5
12 44 (4.57%) Spring
13 36 (3.74%) Node.js
13 36 (3.74%) SOAP
14 35 (3.64%) WebSockets
15 33 (3.43%) JSON
16 30 (3.12%) Backbone.js
17 27 (2.81%) .NET Framework
17 27 (2.81%) Java EE
18 24 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 394 (40.96%) Computer Science
2 155 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 40 (4.16%) Management Information System
6 32 (3.33%) Social Media
7 30 (3.12%) Mobile App
8 29 (3.01%) Virtual Team
9 25 (2.60%) Algorithms
10 22 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
11 16 (1.66%) User Experience
12 12 (1.25%) PMI
13 10 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.94%) Home Automation
15 8 (0.83%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.83%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.83%) Robotics
16 7 (0.73%) Blog
16 7 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
16 7 (0.73%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 140 (14.55%) Linux
2 115 (11.95%) Windows
3 37 (3.85%) Unix
4 36 (3.74%) Windows Server
5 30 (3.12%) Android
6 28 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.66%) CentOS
8 9 (0.94%) Solaris
8 9 (0.94%) Windows 8
8 9 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 158 (16.42%) Project Management
4 113 (11.75%) OO
5 108 (11.23%) Mathematics
6 88 (9.15%) ITIL
6 88 (9.15%) Scrum
6 88 (9.15%) SDLC
7 78 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 75 (7.80%) IT Strategy
9 71 (7.38%) CRM
10 70 (7.28%) Logistics
11 60 (6.24%) Physics
12 56 (5.82%) Open Source
12 56 (5.82%) Web Development
13 54 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
14 53 (5.51%) TDD
15 51 (5.30%) MVC
16 50 (5.20%) Analytics
17 48 (4.99%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 237 (24.64%) Java
2 179 (18.61%) JavaScript
3 177 (18.40%) SQL
4 160 (16.63%) C#
5 137 (14.24%) C++
6 123 (12.79%) Python
7 95 (9.88%) C
8 42 (4.37%) PHP
9 40 (4.16%) Bash Shell
10 29 (3.01%) Perl
11 28 (2.91%) VB.NET
12 27 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 23 (2.39%) Shell Script
14 22 (2.29%) Scala
15 18 (1.87%) MATLAB
16 13 (1.35%) Embedded C++
16 13 (1.35%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.25%) R
17 12 (1.25%) VBA
18 10 (1.04%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (2.49%) PMP
2 23 (2.39%) PMI Certification
3 21 (2.18%) CCNP
3 21 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 20 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (1.66%) MBA
6 14 (1.46%) ISEB
7 12 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (1.14%) CCDP
9 10 (1.04%) CCIE
9 10 (1.04%) CISSP
9 10 (1.04%) CREST Certified
9 10 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.94%) Security Cleared
11 7 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.73%) PhD
12 6 (0.62%) CEH
13 5 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (9.36%) QA
2 24 (2.49%) PMO
3 23 (2.39%) Data Quality
4 21 (2.18%) SLA
5 9 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.73%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) P3O
8 1 (0.10%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.66%) Docker
4 13 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (1.25%) Firmware
6 11 (1.14%) NFS
7 10 (1.04%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.83%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.73%) HDFS
10 6 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.52%) KVM
11 5 (0.52%) XenServer
12 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 1 (0.10%) vCloud
14 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.04%) Puppet
3 9 (0.94%) Perfmon
4 8 (0.83%) Graphite
5 7 (0.73%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (0.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 6 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.52%) Ansible
7 5 (0.52%) Grafana
8 4 (0.42%) Kibana
8 4 (0.42%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.42%) SCCM
9 3 (0.31%) SCOM
10 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.21%) Nessus
10 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 157 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 128 (13.31%) Oracle
3 48 (4.99%) IBM
4 44 (4.57%) VMware
5 31 (3.22%) Cisco
5 31 (3.22%) HP
6 28 (2.91%) SAP
7 16 (1.66%) EMC
7 16 (1.66%) TIBCO
8 15 (1.56%) BEA
8 15 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 15 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.14%) Huawei
10 10 (1.04%) GENBAND
11 9 (0.94%) Adobe
11 9 (0.94%) NEC
11 9 (0.94%) SOASTA, Inc
12 8 (0.83%) Forcepoint
12 8 (0.83%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.83%) Tableau
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmarTech.co
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 47000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £55,000 per annum pending experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 18 days ago