Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 93 77
Rank change year-on-year +18 -16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 85 49 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.60% 2.02% 3.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.62% 7.73% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 68 42 90
Reading median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.68% -9.52% +31.25%
10th Percentile £27,125 £27,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,500 £71,775 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% +18.75% -

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 624 634 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.44% 26.09% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 476 522 627
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,050 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -8.65%

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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 85 (100.00%) Degree
2 79 (92.94%) Computer Science
3 34 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (31.76%) TDD
6 26 (30.59%) Python
7 25 (29.41%) Linux
7 25 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (28.24%) .NET
8 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
9 23 (27.06%) C#
9 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (27.06%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (25.88%) Java
10 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
10 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
11 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
11 21 (24.71%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (23.53%) SQL
13 18 (21.18%) HTML
13 18 (21.18%) OOP
13 18 (21.18%) Skype
14 17 (20.00%) OO
14 17 (20.00%) Google
14 17 (20.00%) VMware
14 17 (20.00%) WebRTC
14 17 (20.00%) HTML5
14 17 (20.00%) Apple iOS
14 17 (20.00%) High Availability

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 5 (5.88%) Apache
1 5 (5.88%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.71%) Confluence
3 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 25 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (27.06%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (9.41%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (9.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (4.71%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (4.71%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Skype
2 4 (4.71%) H.323
3 3 (3.53%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.35%) LAN
4 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) DHCP
5 1 (1.18%) DNS
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) SMTP
5 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (9.41%) Big Data
3 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (4.71%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.71%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.71%) HBase
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.53%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Selenium
2 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.47%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 8 (9.41%) Subversion
6 5 (5.88%) Maven
7 4 (4.71%) HP UFT
7 4 (4.71%) JIRA
7 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
7 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.53%) Protractor
9 1 (1.18%) Ant
9 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.18%) JBehave
9 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (11.76%) Marketing
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 6 (7.06%) Legal
4 5 (5.88%) Games
4 5 (5.88%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Electronics
5 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) Graduate
2 24 (28.24%) Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Software Developer
4 17 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 16 (18.82%) Graduate Developer
6 15 (17.65%) Graduate Software Developer
7 13 (15.29%) Development Engineer
7 13 (15.29%) Test Development Engineer
7 13 (15.29%) Test Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Consultant
8 10 (11.76%) Graduate Development Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Graduate Test Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) Junior
8 10 (11.76%) Junior Developer
8 10 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Security Consultant
11 7 (8.24%) Analyst
11 7 (8.24%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (8.24%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) .NET
2 18 (21.18%) HTML
3 17 (20.00%) HTML5
3 17 (20.00%) WebRTC
4 15 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 13 (15.29%) Node.js
6 12 (14.12%) REST
7 8 (9.41%) CGI
7 8 (9.41%) Kafka
7 8 (9.41%) XML
8 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
9 6 (7.06%) SOAP
9 6 (7.06%) Web Services
10 5 (5.88%) Java EE
11 4 (4.71%) Django
11 4 (4.71%) JSON
12 3 (3.53%) Angular 2
12 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.53%) LAMP
13 2 (2.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (15.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.41%) e-Learning
4 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.06%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (5.88%) iPad
6 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.88%) User Experience
7 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Android
2 17 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.53%) Unix
3 3 (3.53%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (92.94%) Computer Science
2 34 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.76%) TDD
5 24 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
7 21 (24.71%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
8 18 (21.18%) OOP
9 17 (20.00%) High Availability
9 17 (20.00%) OO
10 15 (17.65%) SDLC
11 14 (16.47%) User Stories
12 13 (15.29%) Analytics
12 13 (15.29%) Infrastructure Automation
12 13 (15.29%) Network Virtualisation
12 13 (15.29%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (15.29%) Scrum
13 12 (14.12%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) Python
2 23 (27.06%) C#
3 22 (25.88%) Java
3 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.53%) SQL
5 12 (14.12%) C
6 8 (9.41%) Scala
7 7 (8.24%) C++
8 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.88%) Ruby
9 4 (4.71%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.71%) Go
9 4 (4.71%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.71%) PHP
9 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) CISSP
3 4 (4.71%) CRISC
4 3 (3.53%) CISM
4 3 (3.53%) MCITP
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.53%) SSCP
5 2 (2.35%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.18%) ISEB
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
2 6 (7.06%) COBIT
2 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.06%) NIST
3 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.59%) Docker
4 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 5 (5.88%) Puppet
2 4 (4.71%) Ansible
2 4 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.71%) Terraform
3 1 (1.18%) Icinga
3 1 (1.18%) Nagios
3 1 (1.18%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.00%) Google
2 17 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (11.76%) Oracle
4 6 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.71%) Informatica
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 4 (4.71%) Tableau
5 4 (4.71%) Teradata
6 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.18%) CommVault
7 1 (1.18%) F5
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat