Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 76 72
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 66 98 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.62% 3.83% 3.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.19% 11.14% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 92 152
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,250 £64,875 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%

Computer Science 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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 648 880 1,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.76% 34.43% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 541 619 1,053
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -9.52% +6.06%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Reading

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Reading.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Reading

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Reading over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Reading region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 66 (100.00%) Degree
2 65 (98.48%) Computer Science
3 21 (31.82%) Open Source
4 19 (28.79%) Java
4 19 (28.79%) Oracle
5 18 (27.27%) C#
5 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.24%) .NET
6 16 (24.24%) Linux
7 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 13 (19.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 12 (18.18%) Firewall
9 12 (18.18%) SQL
10 11 (16.67%) C++
10 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 11 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 11 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.64%) Finance
12 9 (13.64%) Windows
12 9 (13.64%) ITIL
12 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
12 9 (13.64%) Malware Analysis
13 8 (12.12%) SDLC
13 8 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.58%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.06%) JBoss
3 4 (6.06%) Liferay
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.09%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.06%) GitHub
3 4 (6.06%) IaaS
3 4 (6.06%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) npm
4 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (18.18%) Firewall
3 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.12%) Internet
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.06%) DNS
5 4 (6.06%) FTP
5 4 (6.06%) HTTP
5 4 (6.06%) Intranet
5 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
5 4 (6.06%) MPLS
5 4 (6.06%) NAS
5 4 (6.06%) Network Security
5 4 (6.06%) SAN
5 4 (6.06%) SSH
6 3 (4.55%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.55%) NX-OS
7 2 (3.03%) WAN
8 1 (1.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.06%) DB2
2 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.06%) HBase
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.06%) Power BI
2 4 (6.06%) QlikView
2 4 (6.06%) Sqoop
3 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) WebDriver
2 4 (6.06%) Ant
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) JMeter
2 4 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.52%) gulp
4 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.52%) Protractor
4 1 (1.52%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Digital Economy
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Games
4 3 (4.55%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Software Developer
3 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Consultant
5 8 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Security Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Graduate
7 6 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Automation Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Presales Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Web Automation Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Web Tester
10 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) Middleware
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (9.09%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.06%) EJB
5 4 (6.06%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (6.06%) J2EE
5 4 (6.06%) Java EE
5 4 (6.06%) JMS
5 4 (6.06%) Lucene
5 4 (6.06%) SOAP
5 4 (6.06%) UDDI
5 4 (6.06%) WebCenter
5 4 (6.06%) WSDL
5 4 (6.06%) XSD
5 4 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 65 (98.48%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (10.61%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
6 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (7.58%) Social Media
7 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
7 4 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (6.06%) Private Cloud
8 3 (4.55%) Life Science
8 3 (4.55%) PMI
9 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (1.52%) Cyberattack
10 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.52%) FMCG
10 1 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.06%) Unix
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Open Source
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 9 (13.64%) ITIL
5 9 (13.64%) Malware Analysis
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.12%) SDLC
6 8 (12.12%) SOA
6 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.61%) Information Security
7 7 (10.61%) Migration
7 7 (10.61%) Network Packet Capture
7 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.61%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (10.61%) Security Operations
7 7 (10.61%) User Stories
8 6 (9.09%) CRM
8 6 (9.09%) High Availability
9 5 (7.58%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Java
2 18 (27.27%) C#
3 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.18%) SQL
5 11 (16.67%) C++
6 6 (9.09%) C
7 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.06%) Python
7 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (6.06%) XPath
8 3 (4.55%) XAML
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.52%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.09%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (6.06%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) CCNA
7 1 (1.52%) CCNP
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.52%) ISEB
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) MCSE
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Flume
2 4 (6.06%) HDFS
2 4 (6.06%) NFS
3 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Oozie
1 4 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco
4 4 (6.06%) F5
4 4 (6.06%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) Juniper
4 4 (6.06%) Kofax
4 4 (6.06%) Perforce
4 4 (6.06%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Capita
5 1 (1.52%) CyberSource
5 1 (1.52%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.52%) Sonus
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
5 1 (1.52%) VMware