Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 17 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 318 379 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 10.95% 12.98% 14.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.77% 48.84% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 304 413 571
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +4.17%

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 639 776 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.00% 26.58% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 502 638 809
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 2018. 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 -12 128 £29,000 -19.44% 37
High Wycombe 0 52 £47,500 +5.56% 14
Aylesbury -3 38 £24,500 -38.75% 6
Marlow +2 36 £22,500 -57.14% 8
Buckingham +5 4 £48,750 +21.88%
Chesham - 4 £36,000 - 4
Amersham +13 3 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Newport Pagnell -2 3 £39,000 +41.82% 1
Olney - 3 £45,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £50,000 -
Beaconsfield 0 1 £22,500 -13.46% 3
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 158 (49.69%) Computer Science
2 120 (37.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (29.87%) Windows
5 91 (28.62%) SQL
6 71 (22.33%) Software Engineering
7 64 (20.13%) JavaScript
8 63 (19.81%) HTML
9 62 (19.50%) Microsoft
10 55 (17.30%) Java
11 46 (14.47%) C++
12 45 (14.15%) .NET
13 42 (13.21%) Linux
14 41 (12.89%) C#
14 41 (12.89%) CSS
15 40 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
16 38 (11.95%) Finance
17 36 (11.32%) Git (software)
18 32 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (10.06%) Spring
18 32 (10.06%) Hibernate
18 32 (10.06%) Project Management
19 30 (9.43%) Windows Server
20 29 (9.12%) XML
20 29 (9.12%) Mathematics
21 27 (8.49%) SQL Server
22 26 (8.18%) jQuery
22 26 (8.18%) AngularJS
23 25 (7.86%) SDLC
24 24 (7.55%) IIS

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 24 (7.55%) IIS
2 12 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.83%) Apache
3 9 (2.83%) SAS
4 8 (2.52%) ArcGIS
4 8 (2.52%) CMS
4 8 (2.52%) SugarCRM
5 7 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.57%) WordPress
7 4 (1.26%) JBoss
7 4 (1.26%) Jetty
7 4 (1.26%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.94%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Site Server
9 1 (0.31%) Smallworld
Applications
1 40 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.63%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) SAP CO
1 5 (1.57%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.77%) GitHub
2 6 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.89%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) Veeva
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.03%) Internet
2 8 (2.52%) LAN
2 8 (2.52%) WAN
3 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.57%) VoIP
4 4 (1.26%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.26%) Firewall
5 3 (0.94%) H.323
5 3 (0.94%) ISDN
5 3 (0.94%) Network Security
5 3 (0.94%) SS7
6 2 (0.63%) 2G
6 2 (0.63%) 3G
6 2 (0.63%) 4G
6 2 (0.63%) DNS
6 2 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.63%) SAN
6 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.63%) WLAN
7 1 (0.31%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.35%) GIS
2 17 (5.35%) MySQL
3 5 (1.57%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.26%) Big Data
4 4 (1.26%) MariaDB
5 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 36 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.60%) JIRA
3 19 (5.97%) Visual Studio
4 18 (5.66%) JUnit
5 11 (3.46%) Ant
5 11 (3.46%) IntelliJ
6 10 (3.14%) Selenium
7 8 (2.52%) Maven
8 7 (2.20%) Gradle
8 7 (2.20%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.89%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.57%) Subversion
11 4 (1.26%) Android Studio
11 4 (1.26%) TestNG
12 3 (0.94%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.94%) Xcode
13 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (11.95%) Finance
2 24 (7.55%) Marketing
3 13 (4.09%) Retail
4 11 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.83%) Electronics
6 7 (2.20%) Legal
7 4 (1.26%) German Language
7 4 (1.26%) Law
8 3 (0.94%) Advertising
8 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.94%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.94%) Retail Finance
8 3 (0.94%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.63%) Front Office
9 2 (0.63%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 87 (27.36%) Developer
2 79 (24.84%) Graduate
3 65 (20.44%) Analyst
4 41 (12.89%) Software Engineer
5 39 (12.26%) Java Developer
6 37 (11.64%) Junior
7 35 (11.01%) Graduate Analyst
8 33 (10.38%) IT Analyst
9 32 (10.06%) IT Graduate
10 31 (9.75%) Support Analyst
11 29 (9.12%) IT Support
11 29 (9.12%) IT Support Analyst
12 28 (8.81%) Graduate IT Analyst
13 27 (8.49%) Graduate IT Support
13 27 (8.49%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
13 27 (8.49%) Graduate Support Analyst
14 26 (8.18%) Graduate Developer
15 25 (7.86%) C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (7.86%) Software Developer
16 21 (6.60%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (19.81%) HTML
2 45 (14.15%) .NET
3 41 (12.89%) CSS
4 32 (10.06%) Hibernate
4 32 (10.06%) Spring
5 29 (9.12%) XML
6 26 (8.18%) AngularJS
6 26 (8.18%) jQuery
7 22 (6.92%) ASP.NET
7 22 (6.92%) WinForms
8 20 (6.29%) HTML5
9 17 (5.35%) REST
10 15 (4.72%) JSON
11 12 (3.77%) SOAP
12 10 (3.14%) WPF
13 9 (2.83%) Ajax
13 9 (2.83%) MFC
13 9 (2.83%) OpenGL
13 9 (2.83%) Qt
13 9 (2.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 158 (49.69%) Computer Science
2 32 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.29%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.46%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.14%) Social Media
7 8 (2.52%) User Experience
7 8 (2.52%) Video\Live Streaming
8 6 (1.89%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.89%) EPoS
9 5 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.57%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.26%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.94%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.94%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.87%) Windows
2 42 (13.21%) Linux
3 30 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.03%) Unix
5 10 (3.14%) Android
6 6 (1.89%) Mac OS
6 6 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.26%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.26%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (22.33%) Software Engineering
3 32 (10.06%) Project Management
4 29 (9.12%) Mathematics
5 25 (7.86%) SDLC
6 24 (7.55%) ITIL
6 24 (7.55%) TDD
7 23 (7.23%) Scrum
8 21 (6.60%) MVC
9 19 (5.97%) Multithreading
10 18 (5.66%) OO
11 17 (5.35%) Physics
12 15 (4.72%) Analytics
13 14 (4.40%) OOD
14 13 (4.09%) Process Improvement
15 12 (3.77%) ERP
15 12 (3.77%) Test Automation
16 11 (3.46%) PRINCE2
16 11 (3.46%) Web Development
17 10 (3.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.62%) SQL
2 64 (20.13%) JavaScript
3 55 (17.30%) Java
4 46 (14.47%) C++
5 41 (12.89%) C#
6 23 (7.23%) C
6 23 (7.23%) Python
7 17 (5.35%) PHP
8 12 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.57%) R
11 3 (0.94%) Assembly Language
11 3 (0.94%) Perl
11 3 (0.94%) VBScript
12 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.31%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 120 (37.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.14%) PhD
4 8 (2.52%) CISSP
4 8 (2.52%) Master's Degree
5 7 (2.20%) CISM
6 6 (1.89%) MCSE
7 5 (1.57%) CCNA
7 5 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.26%) CISA
8 4 (1.26%) GIAC
8 4 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.94%) HP AIS
9 3 (0.94%) MCSA
9 3 (0.94%) MCTS
10 2 (0.63%) MCP
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.03%) PMO
2 13 (4.09%) QA
3 12 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.20%) GDPR
5 6 (1.89%) SLA
6 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.63%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.26%) Docker
2 4 (1.26%) Firmware
2 4 (1.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.94%) SCCM
2 2 (0.63%) Ansible
2 2 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.92%) SAP
3 20 (6.29%) Oracle
4 9 (2.83%) Cisco
5 8 (2.52%) ESRI
5 8 (2.52%) Google
6 5 (1.57%) VMware
7 4 (1.26%) Axosoft
7 4 (1.26%) EMC
8 3 (0.94%) HP
8 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.94%) Unisys
8 3 (0.94%) Xilinx
9 2 (0.63%) IFS
9 2 (0.63%) Juniper
9 2 (0.63%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.31%) Facebook
10 1 (0.31%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.31%) Twitter
10 1 (0.31%) Verint