Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 15 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 306 356 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 10.75% 13.05% 16.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.08% 51.59% 55.76%
Number of salaries quoted 261 356 510
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,691 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -20.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -

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 664 690 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.33% 25.29% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 495 537 729
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,584 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,300 £25,950
90th Percentile £63,450 £62,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -1 170 £34,316 +12.51% 28
Marlow -2 35 £22,500 -52.63% 4
High Wycombe -14 23 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Aylesbury -11 20 £24,000 -21.31% 3
Buckingham +2 4 £48,750 +62.50% 1
Chesham - 4 £36,000 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 2 £48,750 -
Amersham +14 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Olney - 1 £41,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 135 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 101 (33.01%) SQL
3 86 (28.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 83 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (24.84%) Microsoft
6 71 (23.20%) HTML
6 71 (23.20%) Problem-Solving
7 67 (21.90%) Java
8 62 (20.26%) Finance
9 61 (19.93%) JavaScript
10 54 (17.65%) Windows
11 49 (16.01%) Project Management
12 48 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
14 40 (13.07%) C#
14 40 (13.07%) Linux
15 38 (12.42%) .NET
15 38 (12.42%) Software Engineering
16 31 (10.13%) Analytics
17 30 (9.80%) Spring
17 30 (9.80%) Hibernate
17 30 (9.80%) SAP
18 28 (9.15%) AngularJS
19 27 (8.82%) XML
19 27 (8.82%) Mathematics
20 26 (8.50%) TDD
21 25 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
21 25 (8.17%) IIS
21 25 (8.17%) SDLC
22 24 (7.84%) SQL Server

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 25 (8.17%) IIS
2 10 (3.27%) SAS
3 8 (2.61%) ArcGIS
4 6 (1.96%) Smallworld
5 5 (1.63%) CMS
6 4 (1.31%) JBoss
6 4 (1.31%) Jetty
6 4 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.31%) WordPress
7 3 (0.98%) Apache
7 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Site Server
Applications
1 41 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.27%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.65%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.94%) SaaS
4 7 (2.29%) GitHub
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.98%) Office 365
6 3 (0.98%) Serverless
7 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.65%) Veeva
8 1 (0.33%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.19%) Internet
2 9 (2.94%) Firewall
2 9 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.63%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.63%) HTTP
3 5 (1.63%) LAN
3 5 (1.63%) WAN
3 5 (1.63%) WLAN
4 4 (1.31%) SMTP
4 4 (1.31%) VLAN
4 4 (1.31%) VPN
4 4 (1.31%) Wireless
5 3 (0.98%) DNS
5 3 (0.98%) H.323
5 3 (0.98%) ISDN
5 3 (0.98%) SS7
5 3 (0.98%) VoIP
6 2 (0.65%) 2G
6 2 (0.65%) 3G
6 2 (0.65%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.86%) MySQL
3 15 (4.90%) GIS
4 9 (2.94%) Power BI
5 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.96%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.63%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.63%) OLAP
8 5 (1.63%) QlikView
8 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.31%) Pentaho
9 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.98%) Big Data
10 3 (0.98%) Cognos Powerplay
10 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (5.23%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.25%) JIRA
2 13 (4.25%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.92%) Maven
4 9 (2.94%) Gradle
4 9 (2.94%) JUnit
5 7 (2.29%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.96%) Ant
6 6 (1.96%) IntelliJ
7 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.31%) TestNG
9 3 (0.98%) Android Studio
9 3 (0.98%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.98%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.65%) Xcode
11 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (20.26%) Finance
2 21 (6.86%) German Language
2 21 (6.86%) Marketing
3 20 (6.54%) French Language
3 20 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.90%) Publishing
5 11 (3.59%) Dutch Language
5 11 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.27%) Digital Economy
7 9 (2.94%) Legal
8 6 (1.96%) Law
8 6 (1.96%) Retail
9 5 (1.63%) Electronics
9 5 (1.63%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.31%) Advertising
11 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.65%) Front Office
12 2 (0.65%) Games
12 2 (0.65%) Military
13 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (30.39%) Developer
2 70 (22.88%) Graduate
3 51 (16.67%) Analyst
4 36 (11.76%) Consultant
5 34 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 32 (10.46%) Graduate Developer
7 28 (9.15%) Junior
8 25 (8.17%) IT Graduate
8 25 (8.17%) Software Developer
9 24 (7.84%) Graduate Analyst
9 24 (7.84%) Graduate Java Developer
10 20 (6.54%) IT Analyst
10 20 (6.54%) Support Analyst
11 19 (6.21%) Graduate IT Analyst
12 18 (5.88%) IT Support
12 18 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
13 17 (5.56%) Graduate IT Support
13 17 (5.56%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
13 17 (5.56%) Graduate Support Analyst
14 16 (5.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (23.20%) HTML
2 38 (12.42%) .NET
3 30 (9.80%) Hibernate
3 30 (9.80%) Spring
4 28 (9.15%) AngularJS
5 27 (8.82%) XML
6 18 (5.88%) CSS
7 17 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 15 (4.90%) jQuery
9 13 (4.25%) SAPUI5
10 10 (3.27%) REST
11 9 (2.94%) HTML5
11 9 (2.94%) JSON
12 7 (2.29%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.29%) WPF
13 6 (1.96%) Apache Camel
13 6 (1.96%) Middleware
13 6 (1.96%) RESTful
13 6 (1.96%) XSLT
14 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 135 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 48 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.63%) Linked Data
7 5 (1.63%) VLE
8 4 (1.31%) EPoS
8 4 (1.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.98%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.98%) FMCG
9 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.98%) Social Media
9 3 (0.98%) User Experience
9 3 (0.98%) VAX
9 3 (0.98%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.65%) Windows
2 40 (13.07%) Linux
3 19 (6.21%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.59%) Unix
5 10 (3.27%) Android
6 5 (1.63%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.63%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.98%) Debian
7 3 (0.98%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (23.20%) Problem-Solving
3 49 (16.01%) Project Management
4 38 (12.42%) Software Engineering
5 31 (10.13%) Analytics
6 27 (8.82%) Mathematics
7 26 (8.50%) TDD
8 25 (8.17%) SDLC
9 21 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (6.21%) OO
11 18 (5.88%) CRM
11 18 (5.88%) Workflow
12 17 (5.56%) ERP
12 17 (5.56%) Scrum
13 16 (5.23%) PRINCE2
14 15 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (4.90%) Data Analytics
14 15 (4.90%) ITIL
15 14 (4.58%) Data Protection
15 14 (4.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 101 (33.01%) SQL
2 67 (21.90%) Java
3 61 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.07%) C#
5 19 (6.21%) Python
6 17 (5.56%) C++
7 14 (4.58%) PHP
8 13 (4.25%) ABAP
8 13 (4.25%) C
9 9 (2.94%) Java 8
10 8 (2.61%) Delphi
11 5 (1.63%) Perl
12 4 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.31%) R
13 3 (0.98%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.65%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.65%) Ruby
14 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (28.10%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (4.25%) CISSP
3 9 (2.94%) Master's Degree
3 9 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.96%) CCNA
4 6 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.63%) MCSE
5 5 (1.63%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.31%) CISM
6 4 (1.31%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.98%) CISA
7 3 (0.98%) GIAC
7 3 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) CIMA
9 1 (0.33%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
9 1 (0.33%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.58%) PMO
2 11 (3.59%) GDPR
2 11 (3.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.61%) SLA
4 7 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.31%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.98%) EFQM
6 3 (0.98%) HL7
6 3 (0.98%) QA
7 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.96%) Docker
2 5 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.63%) Firmware
3 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.65%) Ansible
2 2 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.80%) SAP
3 18 (5.88%) Oracle
4 14 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.94%) Tableau
6 8 (2.61%) ESRI
7 7 (2.29%) Cisco
8 4 (1.31%) Cognos
8 4 (1.31%) EMC
8 4 (1.31%) Unisys
9 3 (0.98%) Actuate
9 3 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.98%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.65%) Cadence
10 2 (0.65%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.65%) Juniper
10 2 (0.65%) Kofax
10 2 (0.65%) Meridio
10 2 (0.65%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.65%) Red Hat