Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 341 363 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.91% 12.31% 16.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.06% 51.93% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 286 378 517
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,375 £57,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% -

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 695 699 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.27% 23.71% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 524 531 732
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,100 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 July 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 21 July 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 -2 191 £35,691 +9.82% 40
Marlow +12 33 £22,500 -52.63% 1
High Wycombe -7 30 £26,000 -35.00% 8
Aylesbury -2 12 £27,354 -10.31% 3
Buckingham +3 5 £50,000 +66.67% 1
Amersham +2 4 £52,500 +61.54% 4
Chesham - 4 £36,000 -
Iver - 2 £50,000 -
Gerrards Cross +1 1 £72,500 +31.82%
Olney - 1 £41,500 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 130 (38.12%) Computer Science
2 95 (27.86%) SQL
3 88 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 87 (25.51%) Problem-Solving
5 85 (24.93%) HTML
6 79 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (23.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 75 (21.99%) Java
8 71 (20.82%) JavaScript
9 70 (20.53%) Project Management
10 67 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
11 65 (19.06%) Finance
12 55 (16.13%) Windows
13 54 (15.84%) Linux
14 52 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
15 41 (12.02%) C#
16 38 (11.14%) SDLC
17 37 (10.85%) .NET
18 36 (10.56%) SAP
18 36 (10.56%) XML
18 36 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
19 35 (10.26%) Marketing
19 35 (10.26%) Analytics
20 34 (9.97%) Software Engineering
21 33 (9.68%) French Language
22 32 (9.38%) Spring
23 31 (9.09%) Hibernate
24 30 (8.80%) TDD
25 29 (8.50%) Workflow
25 29 (8.50%) Internet

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 22 (6.45%) IIS
2 11 (3.23%) SAS
3 10 (2.93%) Smallworld
4 6 (1.76%) Apache
5 4 (1.17%) CMS
5 4 (1.17%) JBoss
5 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.17%) WordPress
6 3 (0.88%) Jetty
7 2 (0.59%) Confluence
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (10.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (4.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) SPSS
6 1 (0.29%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.29%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.93%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.59%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.35%) SaaS
4 6 (1.76%) GitHub
4 6 (1.76%) Office 365
5 5 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.17%) Serverless
7 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.59%) Veeva
9 1 (0.29%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.50%) Internet
2 10 (2.93%) Firewall
3 8 (2.35%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.35%) Wireless
4 7 (2.05%) LAN
4 7 (2.05%) WAN
5 6 (1.76%) VPN
6 5 (1.47%) HTTP
6 5 (1.47%) WLAN
7 4 (1.17%) SMTP
7 4 (1.17%) VLAN
7 4 (1.17%) VoIP
8 3 (0.88%) DNS
9 2 (0.59%) 2G
9 2 (0.59%) 3G
9 2 (0.59%) ATM
9 2 (0.59%) DHCP
9 2 (0.59%) IPsec
9 2 (0.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.21%) MySQL
1 28 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.52%) GIS
5 11 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (2.93%) Power BI
7 8 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.05%) MariaDB
9 6 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.47%) Blockchain
10 5 (1.47%) OLAP
10 5 (1.47%) QlikView
11 4 (1.17%) Pentaho
11 4 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.88%) Cognos Powerplay
12 3 (0.88%) CorVu
12 3 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.81%) Maven
3 12 (3.52%) JIRA
4 9 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.05%) JUnit
5 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (1.47%) Ant
6 5 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.47%) Gradle
6 5 (1.47%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.17%) NUnit
8 3 (0.88%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.88%) TestNG
8 3 (0.88%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.59%) Subversion
9 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.59%) Xcode
10 1 (0.29%) FrontPage
General
1 65 (19.06%) Finance
2 35 (10.26%) Marketing
3 33 (9.68%) French Language
4 26 (7.62%) Telecoms
5 20 (5.87%) German Language
6 15 (4.40%) Publishing
7 11 (3.23%) Dutch Language
8 10 (2.93%) Digital Economy
8 10 (2.93%) Electronics
8 10 (2.93%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.35%) Law
10 6 (1.76%) Legal
11 5 (1.47%) Retail
12 4 (1.17%) Advertising
13 3 (0.88%) Automotive
13 3 (0.88%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.59%) Billing
14 2 (0.59%) Military
14 2 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 98 (28.74%) Developer
2 69 (20.23%) Graduate
3 51 (14.96%) Analyst
4 48 (14.08%) Consultant
5 37 (10.85%) Graduate Developer
6 31 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 26 (7.62%) Senior Developer
8 25 (7.33%) Software Developer
9 24 (7.04%) Graduate Java Developer
10 23 (6.74%) Junior
11 21 (6.16%) Graduate Analyst
12 19 (5.57%) Administrator
13 17 (4.99%) Implementation Consultant
14 16 (4.69%) PHP Developer
15 15 (4.40%) IT Graduate
15 15 (4.40%) SAP Consultant
16 14 (4.11%) Coordinator
17 13 (3.81%) Business Analyst
17 13 (3.81%) Software Engineer
18 12 (3.52%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (24.93%) HTML
2 37 (10.85%) .NET
3 36 (10.56%) XML
4 32 (9.38%) Spring
5 31 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 26 (7.62%) AngularJS
7 20 (5.87%) ASP.NET
8 18 (5.28%) CSS
9 15 (4.40%) jQuery
9 15 (4.40%) SAPUI5
10 13 (3.81%) LAMP
11 10 (2.93%) REST
12 9 (2.64%) Web Services
13 8 (2.35%) .NET Framework
14 7 (2.05%) LINQ
14 7 (2.05%) WCF
14 7 (2.05%) WPF
15 6 (1.76%) Ajax
15 6 (1.76%) HTML5
15 6 (1.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 130 (38.12%) Computer Science
2 67 (19.65%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.92%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (2.35%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.76%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.47%) Linked Data
8 5 (1.47%) Social Media
8 5 (1.47%) VLE
9 4 (1.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.17%) VHDL
10 3 (0.88%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.88%) Robotics
10 3 (0.88%) User Experience
11 2 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.13%) Windows
2 54 (15.84%) Linux
3 13 (3.81%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.52%) Unix
5 10 (2.93%) Android
6 6 (1.76%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.47%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.88%) Debian
9 2 (0.59%) CentOS
9 2 (0.59%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.29%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.51%) Problem-Solving
2 79 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (20.53%) Project Management
4 38 (11.14%) SDLC
5 35 (10.26%) Analytics
6 34 (9.97%) Software Engineering
7 30 (8.80%) TDD
8 29 (8.50%) Workflow
9 28 (8.21%) CRM
10 25 (7.33%) Mathematics
11 24 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (7.04%) Validation
12 23 (6.74%) Scrum
13 20 (5.87%) Analytical Thinking
13 20 (5.87%) ERP
14 19 (5.57%) Change Management
14 19 (5.57%) PRINCE2
15 18 (5.28%) Data Analytics
16 16 (4.69%) Data Protection
17 15 (4.40%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (27.86%) SQL
2 75 (21.99%) Java
3 71 (20.82%) JavaScript
4 41 (12.02%) C#
5 28 (8.21%) Python
6 20 (5.87%) PHP
7 17 (4.99%) C++
8 15 (4.40%) ABAP
9 14 (4.11%) C
9 14 (4.11%) Delphi
10 9 (2.64%) Perl
11 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.47%) Java 8
13 4 (1.17%) Magik
13 4 (1.17%) Ruby
14 3 (0.88%) Assembly Language
14 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.88%) R
15 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (23.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (5.57%) CISSP
3 8 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (2.05%) Master's Degree
4 7 (2.05%) SAP Certification
5 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.17%) CCNA
6 4 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.88%) PhD
8 2 (0.59%) CIMA
8 2 (0.59%) HND
8 2 (0.59%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) ACCA
9 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) CISA
9 1 (0.29%) CISM
9 1 (0.29%) GIAC
9 1 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.40%) PMO
2 11 (3.23%) SLA
3 10 (2.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.05%) GDPR
4 7 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.88%) EFQM
6 3 (0.88%) HL7
6 3 (0.88%) QA
7 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.05%) Firmware
2 4 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.17%) Docker
3 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Ansible
1 3 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (0.88%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Munin
2 1 (0.29%) Nagios
2 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.56%) SAP
3 25 (7.33%) Oracle
4 19 (5.57%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.93%) Tableau
6 6 (1.76%) Unisys
7 5 (1.47%) Cognos
7 5 (1.47%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.17%) Cisco
8 4 (1.17%) Citrix
8 4 (1.17%) EMC
8 4 (1.17%) Juniper
8 4 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.88%) Actuate
9 3 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.88%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.59%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.59%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.59%) Meridio
10 2 (0.59%) Micro Focus