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

Academic Degree
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 433 607 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.07% 13.40% 16.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.26% 41.32% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 326 460 484
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 936 1469 1781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.25% 32.43% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1129 1202
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -3 195 £47,500 -5.00% 23
Newbury +8 53 £40,000 +11.11% 8
Maidenhead +17 42 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Slough -16 30 £51,250 -29.31% 5
Bracknell +1 28 £50,000 +50.37% 5
Wokingham +7 9 £40,000 -28.88% 1
Ascot -16 3 - -
Thatcham -9 2 £25,000 -55.55% 1
Hungerford -4 1 £35,000 +48.93%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 336 (37.13%) Computer Science
2 233 (25.75%) Java
3 225 (24.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 202 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
5 197 (21.77%) JavaScript
6 173 (19.12%) Software Engineering
7 158 (17.46%) HTML
8 156 (17.24%) SQL
9 146 (16.13%) C#
10 143 (15.80%) CSS
11 139 (15.36%) Project Management
12 137 (15.14%) .NET
13 136 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
14 131 (14.48%) C++
15 130 (14.36%) Finance
16 129 (14.25%) Linux
17 128 (14.14%) Microsoft
18 124 (13.70%) Oracle
19 112 (12.38%) SQL Server
20 106 (11.71%) Telecoms
21 98 (10.83%) Python
22 92 (10.17%) Mathematics
23 91 (10.06%) ITIL
24 89 (9.83%) Windows
25 86 (9.50%) REST
26 85 (9.39%) AngularJS
26 85 (9.39%) jQuery
27 84 (9.28%) Web Services
28 83 (9.17%) C
29 81 (8.95%) ASP.NET

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 28 (3.09%) WebSphere
2 27 (2.98%) Tomcat
3 25 (2.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (2.32%) JBoss
5 19 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.77%) IIS
7 13 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.33%) Apache Spark
9 10 (1.10%) CMS
9 10 (1.10%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (0.88%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (0.55%) Apache
11 5 (0.55%) Confluence
12 3 (0.33%) Moodle
12 3 (0.33%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 58 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 20 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.99%) Infor M3
3 8 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.66%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.66%) SAP R/3
5 4 (0.44%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Utilities
6 3 (0.33%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.33%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.22%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.22%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.22%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.11%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.64%) SaaS
3 31 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.33%) Akamai
6 11 (1.22%) PaaS
7 10 (1.10%) Force.com
8 7 (0.77%) Office 365
9 6 (0.66%) IaaS
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.22%) Responsys
12 2 (0.22%) Taleo
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 51 (5.64%) Internet
3 48 (5.30%) HTTP
4 38 (4.20%) Firewall
5 27 (2.98%) LAN
6 26 (2.87%) DNS
6 26 (2.87%) FTP
7 21 (2.32%) VPN
7 21 (2.32%) Wireless
7 21 (2.32%) ZigBee
8 20 (2.21%) SSL
8 20 (2.21%) WAN
9 15 (1.66%) DHCP
9 15 (1.66%) IPsec
9 15 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.33%) Ethernet
12 11 (1.22%) VoIP
13 9 (0.99%) GPRS
13 9 (0.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.74%) Big Data
3 54 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 37 (4.09%) NoSQL
5 34 (3.76%) Hadoop
6 24 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (1.88%) Data Mining
8 16 (1.77%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.55%) HBase
10 12 (1.33%) MySQL
11 10 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.88%) GIS
12 8 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.66%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.66%) DB2
14 6 (0.66%) OLAP
14 6 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 52 (5.75%) Maven
2 45 (4.97%) Eclipse
3 44 (4.86%) Git (software)
4 39 (4.31%) Jenkins
5 34 (3.76%) JIRA
6 31 (3.43%) Selenium
6 31 (3.43%) Subversion
7 23 (2.54%) IntelliJ
7 23 (2.54%) NetBeans
8 19 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.99%) gulp
10 16 (1.77%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.66%) JUnit
12 14 (1.55%) Bugzilla
13 13 (1.44%) Visual Studio
13 13 (1.44%) WebDriver
14 11 (1.22%) Grunt
14 11 (1.22%) Trac
15 10 (1.10%) JMeter
16 8 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 130 (14.36%) Finance
2 106 (11.71%) Telecoms
3 78 (8.62%) Marketing
4 54 (5.97%) Electronics
5 42 (4.64%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.87%) Advertising
7 25 (2.76%) Retail
8 23 (2.54%) Banking
9 16 (1.77%) Automotive
10 15 (1.66%) Games
11 14 (1.55%) Digital Economy
12 12 (1.33%) Legal
13 8 (0.88%) Billing
14 5 (0.55%) Back Office
14 5 (0.55%) French Language
14 5 (0.55%) Law
14 5 (0.55%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.33%) German Language
17 2 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 269 (29.72%) Developer
2 108 (11.93%) Graduate
3 85 (9.39%) Analyst
4 71 (7.85%) Java Developer
5 70 (7.73%) .NET Developer
6 68 (7.51%) Software Developer
7 65 (7.18%) Software Engineer
8 56 (6.19%) Junior
9 48 (5.30%) C# Developer
9 48 (5.30%) Graduate Developer
10 47 (5.19%) Senior Developer
11 41 (4.53%) Consultant
12 38 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
12 38 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 38 (4.20%) Support Engineer
13 36 (3.98%) Junior Developer
14 32 (3.54%) Project Manager
15 29 (3.20%) .NET Software Developer
15 29 (3.20%) Technical Support
16 27 (2.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (17.46%) HTML
2 143 (15.80%) CSS
3 137 (15.14%) .NET
4 86 (9.50%) REST
5 85 (9.39%) AngularJS
5 85 (9.39%) jQuery
6 84 (9.28%) Web Services
7 81 (8.95%) ASP.NET
8 73 (8.07%) XML
9 57 (6.30%) HTML5
10 56 (6.19%) Ajax
11 46 (5.08%) JSON
11 46 (5.08%) Spring
12 36 (3.98%) React
12 36 (3.98%) SOAP
13 31 (3.43%) Java EE
14 30 (3.31%) CSS3
15 29 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (2.98%) Backbone.js
17 25 (2.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 336 (37.13%) Computer Science
2 136 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.87%) Social Media
5 34 (3.76%) Data Centre
6 31 (3.43%) Virtual Team
7 29 (3.20%) Mobile App
8 27 (2.98%) Algorithms
9 26 (2.87%) Management Information System
10 22 (2.43%) Embedded Systems
11 17 (1.88%) User Experience
12 11 (1.22%) Xbox
13 10 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 9 (0.99%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.99%) Home Automation
14 9 (0.99%) Smart Home
15 8 (0.88%) iPad
15 8 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (0.77%) Blog
17 6 (0.66%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 129 (14.25%) Linux
2 89 (9.83%) Windows
3 41 (4.53%) Android
4 40 (4.42%) Unix
5 32 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.32%) Windows Server
7 18 (1.99%) CentOS
8 10 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (1.10%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.88%) Solaris
10 7 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.55%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (19.12%) Software Engineering
3 139 (15.36%) Project Management
4 92 (10.17%) Mathematics
5 91 (10.06%) ITIL
6 80 (8.84%) Test Automation
7 78 (8.62%) Logistics
7 78 (8.62%) OO
8 72 (7.96%) Scrum
9 68 (7.51%) SDLC
10 67 (7.40%) Open Source
11 62 (6.85%) TDD
12 61 (6.74%) Mentoring
13 60 (6.63%) Web Development
14 53 (5.86%) Presales
15 51 (5.64%) IT Strategy
16 50 (5.52%) CRM
17 49 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
18 48 (5.30%) PRINCE2
19 47 (5.19%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 233 (25.75%) Java
2 197 (21.77%) JavaScript
3 156 (17.24%) SQL
4 146 (16.13%) C#
5 131 (14.48%) C++
6 98 (10.83%) Python
7 83 (9.17%) C
8 42 (4.64%) Perl
9 41 (4.53%) PHP
10 27 (2.98%) Bash Shell
11 22 (2.43%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.88%) Embedded C++
12 17 (1.88%) Scala
12 17 (1.88%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.77%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.66%) MATLAB
15 14 (1.55%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.44%) TypeScript
17 11 (1.22%) Apex Code
17 11 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 225 (24.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 52 (5.75%) Master's Degree
3 35 (3.87%) Numerate Degree
4 25 (2.76%) PMI Certification
5 24 (2.65%) PMP
6 23 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (2.32%) ISTQB
8 20 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (1.99%) CCNP
9 18 (1.99%) ISEB
10 15 (1.66%) PhD
11 14 (1.55%) Security Cleared
12 11 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (1.10%) CCNA
13 10 (1.10%) CREST Certified
13 10 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.99%) CCDP
14 9 (0.99%) SC Cleared
15 8 (0.88%) CCIE
15 8 (0.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.85%) QA
2 15 (1.66%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.66%) PMO
3 13 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.22%) SLA
5 5 (0.55%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) P3O
7 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 27 (2.98%) Docker
2 23 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.99%) Firmware
4 13 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.10%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.55%) KVM
8 5 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.33%) NFS
10 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.77%) Kubernetes
2 9 (0.99%) Ansible
3 8 (0.88%) Prometheus
4 5 (0.55%) Nessus
4 5 (0.55%) Nmap
4 5 (0.55%) Puppet
5 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.33%) Graphite
6 3 (0.33%) SCOM
7 2 (0.22%) Kibana
7 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.11%) Grafana
8 1 (0.11%) Graylog
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.11%) Simpana
Vendors
1 128 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 124 (13.70%) Oracle
3 41 (4.53%) SAP
4 38 (4.20%) VMware
5 30 (3.31%) IBM
6 29 (3.20%) Cisco
7 21 (2.32%) Red Hat
8 20 (2.21%) BEA
8 20 (2.21%) TIBCO
9 16 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (1.66%) EMC
11 9 (0.99%) Facebook
11 9 (0.99%) HP
11 9 (0.99%) NEC
12 8 (0.88%) GENBAND
12 8 (0.88%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.77%) Splunk
14 6 (0.66%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.66%) Twitter
15 5 (0.55%) Atlassian
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cloudstream
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Digital Decision
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Investigo
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus scheme and an amazing benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Thames Valley Police
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £73000 per annum + `
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago