Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 21 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 197 293 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.67% 10.51% 12.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.63% 48.27% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 190 280 393
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,825 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.03%

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 510 607 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.44% 21.77% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 399 465 621
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £39,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.95% -4.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,900 £66,250
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +10 144 £42,500 +46.55% 45
High Wycombe -23 11 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Marlow +1 9 £55,000 +144.44% 1
Aylesbury -8 5 £45,000 +83.67% 5
Amersham +1 4 £60,000 +84.62% 5
Gerrards Cross 0 4 £25,000 -50.00% 4
Princes Risborough - 2 £37,500 - 1
Newport Pagnell 0 1 £27,500 -29.49% 1
Iver - 1 £45,000 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 84 (42.64%) Computer Science
2 58 (29.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (28.43%) SQL
3 56 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (25.89%) Java
5 50 (25.38%) HTML
6 48 (24.37%) Microsoft
7 47 (23.86%) .NET
8 44 (22.34%) C#
9 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
10 37 (18.78%) SQL Server
10 37 (18.78%) Windows
10 37 (18.78%) Project Management
10 37 (18.78%) Finance
11 32 (16.24%) Software Engineering
12 28 (14.21%) Linux
13 26 (13.20%) SDLC
14 24 (12.18%) AngularJS
15 23 (11.68%) TDD
15 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Office
15 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (10.66%) CSS
17 19 (9.64%) CISSP
17 19 (9.64%) MVC
18 18 (9.14%) Management Information System
18 18 (9.14%) Workflow
18 18 (9.14%) Scrum
18 18 (9.14%) Marketing
19 17 (8.63%) Web Services

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 6 (3.05%) CMS
1 6 (3.05%) WordPress
2 5 (2.54%) ArcGIS
2 5 (2.54%) concrete5
3 4 (2.03%) Apache
3 4 (2.03%) IIS
4 3 (1.52%) Confluence
4 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.52%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.52%) SAS
4 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) Drupal
5 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.51%) Mule
5 1 (0.51%) nginx
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) SAP HCM
1 3 (1.52%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (1.02%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.03%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.02%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.57%) VPN
2 7 (3.55%) Internet
3 4 (2.03%) Firewall
3 4 (2.03%) HTTP
3 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.52%) DHCP
4 3 (1.52%) DNS
4 3 (1.52%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.52%) VoIP
5 2 (1.02%) FTP
5 2 (1.02%) Network Security
5 2 (1.02%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.51%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) SAN
6 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.61%) MySQL
3 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.05%) GIS
5 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (2.54%) Power BI
7 4 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.52%) Redis
8 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.02%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.02%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (6.09%) Git (software)
1 12 (6.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.06%) NUnit
3 6 (3.05%) JIRA
4 5 (2.54%) Hudson
4 5 (2.54%) Webistrano
5 4 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.52%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.02%) Appium
7 2 (1.02%) Calabash
7 2 (1.02%) JUnit
7 2 (1.02%) Maven
7 2 (1.02%) Selenium
7 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.51%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (18.78%) Finance
2 18 (9.14%) Marketing
3 10 (5.08%) Retail
4 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.54%) Legal
5 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.02%) Automotive
7 2 (1.02%) Banking
7 2 (1.02%) Electronics
7 2 (1.02%) French Language
7 2 (1.02%) German Language
7 2 (1.02%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (31.47%) Developer
2 29 (14.72%) Graduate
3 25 (12.69%) Analyst
4 24 (12.18%) Graduate Developer
5 16 (8.12%) Architect
6 15 (7.61%) Consultant
7 14 (7.11%) Junior
8 13 (6.60%) Graduate Java Developer
8 13 (6.60%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.60%) Junior Developer
9 11 (5.58%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.58%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.58%) IT Manager
10 10 (5.08%) Security Engineer
11 9 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Implementation Consultant
12 8 (4.06%) Junior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Software Consultant
12 8 (4.06%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.55%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.38%) HTML
2 47 (23.86%) .NET
3 24 (12.18%) AngularJS
4 21 (10.66%) CSS
5 17 (8.63%) Web Services
5 17 (8.63%) XML
6 15 (7.61%) Hibernate
6 15 (7.61%) Spring
7 13 (6.60%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.58%) HTML5
8 11 (5.58%) jQuery
8 11 (5.58%) WPF
9 9 (4.57%) WCF
10 8 (4.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (3.55%) Ajax
11 7 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (3.55%) REST
12 6 (3.05%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.54%) JSON
13 5 (2.54%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.14%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.55%) Blog
5 6 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (3.05%) PKI
6 4 (2.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 4 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.03%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.52%) PMI
7 3 (1.52%) User Experience
8 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.78%) Windows
2 28 (14.21%) Linux
3 16 (8.12%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.08%) Android
5 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.54%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.51%) Unix
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.64%) Computer Science
2 56 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (18.78%) Project Management
4 32 (16.24%) Software Engineering
5 26 (13.20%) SDLC
6 23 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (11.68%) TDD
7 19 (9.64%) MVC
8 18 (9.14%) Scrum
8 18 (9.14%) Workflow
9 16 (8.12%) Change Management
9 16 (8.12%) ITIL
10 12 (6.09%) TOGAF
10 12 (6.09%) Web Development
11 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.58%) PRINCE2
11 11 (5.58%) Validation
12 10 (5.08%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.08%) Information Security
13 9 (4.57%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.43%) SQL
2 51 (25.89%) Java
3 44 (22.34%) C#
4 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.09%) PHP
6 9 (4.57%) Python
7 8 (4.06%) C++
7 8 (4.06%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.06%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.05%) R
9 4 (2.03%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.03%) XPath
10 3 (1.52%) ABAP
10 3 (1.52%) Ruby
10 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.02%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.02%) XAML
12 1 (0.51%) VB
12 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (29.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (9.64%) CISSP
3 10 (5.08%) CEH
4 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.55%) Master's Degree
6 6 (3.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (3.05%) CEPT
6 6 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.05%) GPEN
6 6 (3.05%) OSCP
6 6 (3.05%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (2.03%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (1.52%) MCSA
8 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.02%) CIMA
9 2 (1.02%) CISM
9 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.02%) MCP
9 2 (1.02%) MCPD
10 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) PMO
1 7 (3.55%) QA
2 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (1.52%) GDPR
3 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.02%) ISO 13485
4 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) HL7
5 1 (0.51%) JTAG
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.52%) Docker
4 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.51%) Firmware
5 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.51%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.05%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.54%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.02%) Ansible
3 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.02%) Netcool
3 2 (1.02%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (1.02%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.51%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 1 (0.51%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.51%) Nessus
4 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.51%) Packer
4 1 (0.51%) QRadar
4 1 (0.51%) Terraform
4 1 (0.51%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.08%) IBM
3 9 (4.57%) SAP
3 9 (4.57%) VMware
4 6 (3.05%) Cognizant
5 5 (2.54%) Zend
6 4 (2.03%) Capita
6 4 (2.03%) Cisco
6 4 (2.03%) Cognos
7 3 (1.52%) Citrix
7 3 (1.52%) Fujitsu
7 3 (1.52%) Juniper
7 3 (1.52%) Kofax
7 3 (1.52%) Micro Focus
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle
7 3 (1.52%) Unisys
8 2 (1.02%) F5
8 2 (1.02%) Meridio
8 2 (1.02%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (1.02%) Splunk