Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 283 325 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 10.92% 11.46% 14.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.88% 49.77% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 230 327 481
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 579 653 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.34% 23.03% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 419 489 684
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +1 154 £35,691 +1.97% 24
High Wycombe -11 33 £26,000 -43.78% 15
Marlow +19 30 £22,500 -20.35% 1
Aylesbury -1 8 £29,177 +12.22% 7
Amersham +2 5 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Iver - 2 £50,000 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £52,500 - 1
Chesham - 1 £50,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £27,500 - 1
Olney - 1 £41,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 109 (38.52%) Computer Science
2 85 (30.04%) HTML
3 79 (27.92%) SQL
4 77 (27.21%) Microsoft
5 76 (26.86%) Problem-Solving
6 70 (24.73%) Java
7 69 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (24.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 66 (23.32%) JavaScript
9 62 (21.91%) Project Management
10 49 (17.31%) Windows
11 48 (16.96%) Linux
11 48 (16.96%) Finance
12 47 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
13 45 (15.90%) Microsoft Office
13 45 (15.90%) SDLC
14 40 (14.13%) XML
15 39 (13.78%) SQL Server
16 37 (13.07%) .NET
17 36 (12.72%) C#
18 33 (11.66%) Marketing
19 30 (10.60%) TDD
19 30 (10.60%) Software Engineering
20 29 (10.25%) Management Information System
21 28 (9.89%) SAP
22 27 (9.54%) Internet
23 26 (9.19%) MySQL
23 26 (9.19%) Workflow
23 26 (9.19%) French Language
24 25 (8.83%) Spring

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 20 (7.07%) IIS
2 6 (2.12%) Apache
3 5 (1.77%) Smallworld
4 3 (1.06%) Confluence
4 3 (1.06%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.71%) SAS
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.71%) WordPress
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (15.90%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.18%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.77%) SaaS
5 4 (1.41%) Office 365
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.71%) Serverless
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.54%) Internet
2 8 (2.83%) Firewall
2 8 (2.83%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.47%) HTTP
3 7 (2.47%) VPN
3 7 (2.47%) Wireless
4 6 (2.12%) LAN
4 6 (2.12%) WAN
5 4 (1.41%) SMTP
5 4 (1.41%) VLAN
5 4 (1.41%) VoIP
6 3 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.06%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.06%) SSL
6 3 (1.06%) WLAN
7 2 (0.71%) ATM
7 2 (0.71%) DHCP
7 2 (0.71%) DNS
7 2 (0.71%) FTP
7 2 (0.71%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.19%) MySQL
3 17 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.18%) Power BI
7 8 (2.83%) GIS
8 7 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.77%) QlikView
10 4 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.41%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.06%) CorVu
11 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.06%) OLAP
11 3 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.06%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (7.07%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.89%) JIRA
3 8 (2.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.47%) Maven
4 7 (2.47%) NUnit
5 5 (1.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.06%) Ant
6 3 (1.06%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.06%) Gradle
6 3 (1.06%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.06%) JUnit
7 2 (0.71%) Hudson
7 2 (0.71%) Subversion
7 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.35%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 48 (16.96%) Finance
2 33 (11.66%) Marketing
3 26 (9.19%) French Language
4 17 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.89%) German Language
6 7 (2.47%) Publishing
7 6 (2.12%) Digital Economy
7 6 (2.12%) Electronics
8 5 (1.77%) Dutch Language
8 5 (1.77%) Law
9 3 (1.06%) Retail
9 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.71%) Automotive
10 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.71%) Military
10 2 (0.71%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 86 (30.39%) Developer
2 53 (18.73%) Graduate
3 46 (16.25%) Consultant
4 42 (14.84%) Analyst
5 32 (11.31%) Graduate Developer
6 23 (8.13%) Java Developer
6 23 (8.13%) Junior
7 22 (7.77%) Implementation Consultant
8 21 (7.42%) Graduate Java Developer
8 21 (7.42%) Senior Developer
9 19 (6.71%) Administrator
10 16 (5.65%) Business Analyst
10 16 (5.65%) PHP Developer
10 16 (5.65%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.30%) Junior Developer
11 15 (5.30%) SAP Consultant
11 15 (5.30%) Software Consultant
12 14 (4.95%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.95%) Graduate Analyst
12 14 (4.95%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (30.04%) HTML
2 40 (14.13%) XML
3 37 (13.07%) .NET
4 25 (8.83%) AngularJS
4 25 (8.83%) Spring
5 24 (8.48%) Hibernate
6 22 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 15 (5.30%) CSS
8 14 (4.95%) jQuery
8 14 (4.95%) SAPUI5
8 14 (4.95%) WCF
8 14 (4.95%) Web Services
9 13 (4.59%) LAMP
10 10 (3.53%) LINQ
10 10 (3.53%) REST
10 10 (3.53%) WPF
11 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (2.83%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.83%) Ajax
12 8 (2.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 109 (38.52%) Computer Science
2 47 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (10.25%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.47%) Blog
6 6 (2.12%) Social Media
7 5 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.41%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.06%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.06%) Linked Data
9 3 (1.06%) PMI
9 3 (1.06%) Robotics
9 3 (1.06%) VLE
10 2 (0.71%) Clustering
10 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.71%) User Experience
11 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.31%) Windows
2 48 (16.96%) Linux
3 13 (4.59%) Android
3 13 (4.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.12%) Unix
6 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.71%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.35%) Debian
9 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.35%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.86%) Problem-Solving
2 69 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (21.91%) Project Management
4 45 (15.90%) SDLC
5 30 (10.60%) Software Engineering
5 30 (10.60%) TDD
6 26 (9.19%) Workflow
7 25 (8.83%) Change Management
7 25 (8.83%) CRM
7 25 (8.83%) Validation
8 22 (7.77%) Scrum
9 18 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (5.65%) Analytics
10 16 (5.65%) Mathematics
10 16 (5.65%) MVC
10 16 (5.65%) PRINCE2
11 15 (5.30%) Analytical Thinking
11 15 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (5.30%) Web Development
12 14 (4.95%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.92%) SQL
2 70 (24.73%) Java
3 66 (23.32%) JavaScript
4 36 (12.72%) C#
5 19 (6.71%) PHP
6 17 (6.01%) ABAP
7 15 (5.30%) Delphi
8 14 (4.95%) Python
9 9 (3.18%) C++
10 8 (2.83%) Perl
11 5 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.77%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.77%) XPath
12 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.06%) C
13 3 (1.06%) Java 8
13 3 (1.06%) Magik
13 3 (1.06%) R
13 3 (1.06%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (24.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 22 (7.77%) CISSP
3 6 (2.12%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.77%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.71%) CCNA
7 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.71%) HND
7 2 (0.71%) PhD
8 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) CIMA
8 1 (0.35%) ISEB
8 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.35%) MBA
8 1 (0.35%) PMP
8 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.83%) PMO
2 7 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.47%) SLA
3 3 (1.06%) EFQM
3 3 (1.06%) HL7
3 3 (1.06%) QA
3 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.71%) GDPR
4 2 (0.71%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.41%) Firmware
2 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Ansible
2 2 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.35%) Munin
3 1 (0.35%) Nagios
3 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.89%) SAP
3 19 (6.71%) Oracle
4 13 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.53%) Tableau
6 5 (1.77%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.41%) Cognos
7 4 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.41%) VMware
8 3 (1.06%) Actuate
8 3 (1.06%) Citrix
8 3 (1.06%) IBM
8 3 (1.06%) Juniper
8 3 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.06%) Unisys
9 2 (0.71%) Capita
9 2 (0.71%) F5
9 2 (0.71%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.71%) Nintex
9 2 (0.71%) SEEBURGER