Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 327 431 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.50% 13.94% 12.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.31% 47.89% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 329 482 555
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,325 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 650 900 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.86% 29.12% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 489 684 1001
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +2.41% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Milton Keynes -4 181 £35,000 -2.78% 5
High Wycombe +3 42 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Aylesbury +8 41 £26,000 -42.22% 2
Amersham 0 16 £32,500 -16.67% 1
Marlow -18 16 £28,250 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 6 £52,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 164 (50.15%) Computer Science
2 115 (35.17%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (30.58%) Software Engineering
4 91 (27.83%) Microsoft
5 90 (27.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 88 (26.91%) Windows
7 78 (23.85%) C#
8 59 (18.04%) Java
9 58 (17.74%) SQL
9 58 (17.74%) Mathematics
10 55 (16.82%) JavaScript
11 52 (15.90%) C++
12 51 (15.60%) .NET
13 50 (15.29%) Linux
14 47 (14.37%) CSS
15 43 (13.15%) Finance
16 39 (11.93%) Git (software)
17 38 (11.62%) HTML
18 35 (10.70%) Visual Studio
18 35 (10.70%) Physics
19 34 (10.40%) jQuery
20 33 (10.09%) Web Services
20 33 (10.09%) Algorithms
21 32 (9.79%) Spring
22 31 (9.48%) XML
22 31 (9.48%) Scrum
23 29 (8.87%) Windows Server
23 29 (8.87%) Python
24 28 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
25 27 (8.26%) Microsoft Office

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.36%) IIS
3 10 (3.06%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.75%) Apache
5 6 (1.83%) CMS
5 6 (1.83%) SugarCRM
5 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.53%) Alfresco
6 5 (1.53%) Drupal
6 5 (1.53%) Liferay
6 5 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.22%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.22%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.92%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (2.14%) Maple
5 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) SAP CO
1 5 (1.53%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.20%) Office 365
2 9 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.53%) SaaS
4 4 (1.22%) GitHub
4 4 (1.22%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.98%) Internet
2 8 (2.45%) LAN
2 8 (2.45%) VoIP
2 8 (2.45%) WAN
3 5 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.22%) DNS
4 4 (1.22%) HTTP
5 3 (0.92%) Firewall
5 3 (0.92%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.61%) PCoIP
7 1 (0.31%) 2G
7 1 (0.31%) 3G
7 1 (0.31%) 4G
7 1 (0.31%) GSM
7 1 (0.31%) ISDN
7 1 (0.31%) LTE
7 1 (0.31%) Network Security
7 1 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.31%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.81%) Big Data
3 15 (4.59%) Hadoop
4 12 (3.67%) Apache Hive
4 12 (3.67%) GIS
5 9 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.45%) MySQL
7 7 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.53%) Cloudera CDH
8 5 (1.53%) Impala
8 5 (1.53%) Pentaho
8 5 (1.53%) PowerCenter
8 5 (1.53%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.22%) Redis
9 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.70%) Visual Studio
3 17 (5.20%) Selenium
4 16 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (4.28%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.75%) IntelliJ
7 8 (2.45%) JUnit
8 7 (2.14%) JIRA
8 7 (2.14%) LabVIEW
8 7 (2.14%) Xcode
9 6 (1.83%) Ant
10 5 (1.53%) Subversion
10 5 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.22%) Maven
12 2 (0.61%) Grunt
12 2 (0.61%) gulp
12 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.61%) webpack
13 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.31%) Metasploit
General
1 43 (13.15%) Finance
2 18 (5.50%) Marketing
3 15 (4.59%) Retail
4 12 (3.67%) Electronics
5 11 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.06%) Billing
6 10 (3.06%) Spanish Language
7 8 (2.45%) Games
8 6 (1.83%) Banking
9 4 (1.22%) Legal
10 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
11 2 (0.61%) Military
11 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (28.13%) Developer
2 77 (23.55%) Analyst
3 57 (17.43%) Graduate
4 45 (13.76%) Software Engineer
5 43 (13.15%) Software Developer
6 31 (9.48%) Junior
6 31 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 30 (9.17%) Graduate Analyst
8 29 (8.87%) IT Analyst
9 27 (8.26%) IT Support
10 26 (7.95%) Java Developer
11 25 (7.65%) IT Support Analyst
11 25 (7.65%) Senior Developer
12 21 (6.42%) C# Developer
13 20 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
13 20 (6.12%) Graduate IT Analyst
13 20 (6.12%) IT Graduate
14 19 (5.81%) .NET Developer
14 19 (5.81%) Service Analyst
14 19 (5.81%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (15.60%) .NET
2 47 (14.37%) CSS
3 38 (11.62%) HTML
4 34 (10.40%) jQuery
5 33 (10.09%) Web Services
6 32 (9.79%) Spring
7 31 (9.48%) XML
8 25 (7.65%) Hibernate
9 21 (6.42%) REST
10 20 (6.12%) WCF
11 19 (5.81%) AngularJS
12 18 (5.50%) Ajax
12 18 (5.50%) ASP.NET
12 18 (5.50%) HTML5
13 16 (4.89%) JSP
13 16 (4.89%) WPF
14 15 (4.59%) Spring MVC
15 13 (3.98%) J2EE
16 12 (3.67%) SOAP
17 10 (3.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 164 (50.15%) Computer Science
2 33 (10.09%) Algorithms
3 28 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.28%) PMI
5 8 (2.45%) User Experience
6 7 (2.14%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.14%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.92%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.92%) RIA
9 2 (0.61%) Clustering
9 2 (0.61%) CUDA
9 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.61%) Replication
10 1 (0.31%) FMCG
10 1 (0.31%) PACS
10 1 (0.31%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 88 (26.91%) Windows
2 50 (15.29%) Linux
3 29 (8.87%) Windows Server
4 23 (7.03%) Apple iOS
5 22 (6.73%) Android
6 14 (4.28%) Mac OS
7 13 (3.98%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.06%) Unix
8 10 (3.06%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.53%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.53%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.61%) VMS
13 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (35.17%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.58%) Software Engineering
3 58 (17.74%) Mathematics
4 35 (10.70%) Physics
5 31 (9.48%) Scrum
6 25 (7.65%) Analytics
6 25 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (7.65%) MVC
6 25 (7.65%) Project Management
7 23 (7.03%) Mentoring
7 23 (7.03%) OO
7 23 (7.03%) SDLC
8 22 (6.73%) ITIL
9 19 (5.81%) Microservices
9 19 (5.81%) Multithreading
10 17 (5.20%) Information Security
10 17 (5.20%) PRINCE2
11 16 (4.89%) Computer Vision
11 16 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (4.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (23.85%) C#
2 59 (18.04%) Java
3 58 (17.74%) SQL
4 55 (16.82%) JavaScript
5 52 (15.90%) C++
6 29 (8.87%) Python
7 22 (6.73%) C
8 13 (3.98%) Objective-C
9 10 (3.06%) ES6
10 9 (2.75%) ECMAScript
10 9 (2.75%) PHP
10 9 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.14%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.14%) R
12 6 (1.83%) Scala
12 6 (1.83%) VBA
13 5 (1.53%) COBOL
14 4 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (27.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 21 (6.42%) PhD
3 15 (4.59%) PMI Certification
4 13 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.36%) HND
6 10 (3.06%) A+ Certification
6 10 (3.06%) GNVQ
7 7 (2.14%) Sun Certification
8 6 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.53%) Master's Degree
10 4 (1.22%) HNC
11 3 (0.92%) CISSP
11 3 (0.92%) MBA
11 3 (0.92%) PMP
11 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.61%) APMP
12 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.50%) QA
2 11 (3.36%) PMO
3 10 (3.06%) SLA
4 5 (1.53%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) COBIT
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 10 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.22%) Docker
3 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) Firmware
4 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (6.42%) SCCM
2 5 (1.53%) Oozie
3 2 (0.61%) Packer
4 1 (0.31%) Nessus
Vendors
1 91 (27.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.42%) Oracle
3 19 (5.81%) VMware
4 16 (4.89%) SAP
5 10 (3.06%) Sun
6 7 (2.14%) Google
6 7 (2.14%) Tableau
7 5 (1.53%) Ab Initio
7 5 (1.53%) Cisco
7 5 (1.53%) IBM
7 5 (1.53%) Intel
7 5 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (1.53%) OpenText
7 5 (1.53%) Talend
8 3 (0.92%) Citrix
8 3 (0.92%) Coremetrics
8 3 (0.92%) Monetate
9 2 (0.61%) Avaya
9 2 (0.61%) Genesys
9 2 (0.61%) IFS