Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 340 398 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.72% 12.78% 12.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.91% 45.69% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 329 483 594
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £63,900
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 655 871 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.57% 27.96% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 517 688 944
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -3 155 £35,000 - 11
High Wycombe +1 54 £47,500 - 5
Aylesbury +8 45 £24,000 -41.46% 5
Marlow -10 25 £22,500 -48.57% 1
Amersham +2 7 £32,500 -16.67% 1
Gerrards Cross - 6 £52,500 -
Newport Pagnell -3 3 £39,000 +41.82%
Olney - 3 £45,000 -
Beaconsfield +4 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 172 (50.59%) Computer Science
2 138 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (32.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 108 (31.76%) Windows
5 104 (30.59%) Software Engineering
6 83 (24.41%) Microsoft
7 70 (20.59%) SQL
8 65 (19.12%) C#
9 60 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 57 (16.76%) C++
11 51 (15.00%) Java
11 51 (15.00%) CSS
12 49 (14.41%) HTML
13 46 (13.53%) .NET
14 44 (12.94%) Linux
15 43 (12.65%) Mathematics
16 40 (11.76%) Git (software)
17 38 (11.18%) Visual Studio
17 38 (11.18%) Windows Server
18 36 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
18 36 (10.59%) Microsoft Office
18 36 (10.59%) Finance
18 36 (10.59%) Scrum
19 32 (9.41%) jQuery
19 32 (9.41%) Algorithms
20 31 (9.12%) Multithreading
21 30 (8.82%) Spring
21 30 (8.82%) Marketing
22 29 (8.53%) SQL Server
23 28 (8.24%) XML

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 21 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.29%) IIS
3 12 (3.53%) Apache
4 11 (3.24%) SugarCRM
4 11 (3.24%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.65%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.65%) CMS
6 7 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.47%) Alfresco
7 5 (1.47%) Drupal
7 5 (1.47%) Liferay
7 5 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.18%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.88%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.88%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (10.59%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.24%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) SAP CO
1 5 (1.47%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.00%) Office 365
2 9 (2.65%) GitHub
3 8 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.18%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.88%) SaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.71%) Internet
2 10 (2.94%) LAN
2 10 (2.94%) WAN
3 8 (2.35%) VoIP
4 3 (0.88%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.59%) DNS
5 2 (0.59%) HTTP
5 2 (0.59%) Network Security
5 2 (0.59%) PCoIP
5 2 (0.59%) SAN
5 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.29%) Firewall
6 1 (0.29%) ISDN
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.00%) GIS
3 12 (3.53%) Big Data
4 11 (3.24%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.24%) MySQL
5 10 (2.94%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.47%) Cloudera CDH
6 5 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.47%) Impala
6 5 (1.47%) Pentaho
6 5 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.47%) PowerCenter
6 5 (1.47%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.18%) Redis
8 3 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.59%) Power BI
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.29%) Selenium
4 17 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.71%) JIRA
6 14 (4.12%) IntelliJ
6 14 (4.12%) JUnit
7 11 (3.24%) Ant
8 10 (2.94%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.35%) Subversion
10 5 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.18%) Maven
11 4 (1.18%) Xcode
12 2 (0.59%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.59%) Gradle
12 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.59%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (10.59%) Finance
2 30 (8.82%) Marketing
3 23 (6.76%) Retail
4 8 (2.35%) Electronics
4 8 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.06%) Games
6 6 (1.76%) Banking
6 6 (1.76%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.18%) Legal
8 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.88%) Retail Finance
9 2 (0.59%) Automotive
9 2 (0.59%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (24.41%) Developer
2 82 (24.12%) Analyst
3 64 (18.82%) Software Engineer
4 61 (17.94%) Graduate
5 40 (11.76%) IT Analyst
6 39 (11.47%) Support Analyst
7 38 (11.18%) Graduate Analyst
8 36 (10.59%) IT Support
8 36 (10.59%) Software Developer
9 35 (10.29%) C++ Software Engineer
10 34 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
11 31 (9.12%) Graduate IT Analyst
11 31 (9.12%) IT Graduate
12 29 (8.53%) Java Developer
13 28 (8.24%) Graduate IT Support
13 28 (8.24%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
13 28 (8.24%) Graduate Support Analyst
14 27 (7.94%) Junior
15 16 (4.71%) Senior Developer
16 15 (4.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (15.00%) CSS
2 49 (14.41%) HTML
3 46 (13.53%) .NET
4 32 (9.41%) jQuery
5 30 (8.82%) Spring
6 28 (8.24%) XML
7 25 (7.35%) Hibernate
7 25 (7.35%) WinForms
8 23 (6.76%) HTML5
8 23 (6.76%) REST
8 23 (6.76%) Web Services
9 21 (6.18%) ASP.NET
10 19 (5.59%) WCF
10 19 (5.59%) WPF
11 18 (5.29%) AngularJS
12 16 (4.71%) JSON
13 15 (4.41%) Ajax
13 15 (4.41%) OpenGL
13 15 (4.41%) Qt
13 15 (4.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 172 (50.59%) Computer Science
2 36 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (9.41%) Algorithms
4 10 (2.94%) User Experience
5 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.65%) Video\Live Streaming
6 8 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.06%) Social Media
8 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.18%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.88%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.88%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.88%) RIA
10 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.59%) CUDA
10 2 (0.59%) EPoS
10 2 (0.59%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 108 (31.76%) Windows
2 44 (12.94%) Linux
3 38 (11.18%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.41%) Android
5 14 (4.12%) Unix
6 12 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.06%) Mac OS
7 7 (2.06%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.76%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.76%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.47%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.88%) VMS
10 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (30.59%) Software Engineering
3 43 (12.65%) Mathematics
4 36 (10.59%) Scrum
5 31 (9.12%) Multithreading
6 25 (7.35%) Physics
7 24 (7.06%) SDLC
8 23 (6.76%) MVC
9 22 (6.47%) Project Management
10 21 (6.18%) Analytics
10 21 (6.18%) OO
11 19 (5.59%) ITIL
11 19 (5.59%) OOD
12 17 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 16 (4.71%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.71%) Open Source
14 15 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (4.41%) IT Strategy
14 15 (4.41%) Neural Network
15 14 (4.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (20.59%) SQL
2 65 (19.12%) C#
3 60 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 57 (16.76%) C++
5 51 (15.00%) Java
6 28 (8.24%) Python
7 20 (5.88%) C
8 16 (4.71%) PHP
9 11 (3.24%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.06%) R
11 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.47%) Scala
13 4 (1.18%) ES6
13 4 (1.18%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.88%) ECMAScript
14 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.59%) VBScript
16 1 (0.29%) Perl
16 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (32.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (5.59%) PhD
3 14 (4.12%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.06%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.47%) A+ Certification
6 5 (1.47%) GNVQ
6 5 (1.47%) HND
7 4 (1.18%) CISM
7 4 (1.18%) CISSP
7 4 (1.18%) HNC
7 4 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.18%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.88%) MCSA
8 3 (0.88%) MCSE
8 3 (0.88%) MCTS
8 3 (0.88%) PMP
9 2 (0.59%) HP AIS
9 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.59%) QA
2 11 (3.24%) PMO
3 5 (1.47%) SLA
4 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.59%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.29%) GDPR
6 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.76%) Docker
3 5 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.59%) Firmware
4 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (5.00%) SCCM
2 5 (1.47%) Oozie
3 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.59%) Packer
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.65%) Oracle
3 19 (5.59%) VMware
4 17 (5.00%) SAP
5 11 (3.24%) Google
6 5 (1.47%) Ab Initio
6 5 (1.47%) Cisco
6 5 (1.47%) IBM
6 5 (1.47%) Intel
6 5 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (1.47%) OpenText
6 5 (1.47%) Sun
6 5 (1.47%) Talend
7 2 (0.59%) Citrix
7 2 (0.59%) ESRI
7 2 (0.59%) HP
7 2 (0.59%) IFS
7 2 (0.59%) Monetate
7 2 (0.59%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.59%) Xamarin