Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 49 75
Rank change year-on-year -40 +26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 61 114 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.71% 4.98% 3.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.39% 14.49% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 93 140
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -20.45% -12.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,425 £62,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% -12.00%

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 587 787 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.08% 34.41% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 450 623 840
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £72,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 61 (100.00%) Degree
2 60 (98.36%) Computer Science
3 30 (49.18%) Mathematics
4 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (37.70%) Java
5 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
6 20 (32.79%) Scrum
7 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (27.87%) Finance
8 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
9 16 (26.23%) C#
9 16 (26.23%) Oracle
9 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
9 16 (26.23%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (24.59%) Linux
11 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (21.31%) DevOps
13 12 (19.67%) SDLC
13 12 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
13 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
13 12 (19.67%) JIRA
13 12 (19.67%) .NET
13 12 (19.67%) SQL
14 11 (18.03%) Python
14 11 (18.03%) Windows
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
14 11 (18.03%) Project Management
14 11 (18.03%) QA

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 6 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.56%) Apache Solr
2 4 (6.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.92%) Appian
3 3 (4.92%) Liferay
3 3 (4.92%) nginx
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.92%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.56%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (16.39%) GitHub
4 9 (14.75%) Office 365
5 7 (11.48%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (9.84%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (6.56%) Scribe Online
8 3 (4.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (4.92%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
8 3 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (4.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (4.92%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (4.92%) IaaS
8 3 (4.92%) PaaS
8 3 (4.92%) Route 53
8 3 (4.92%) SaaS
8 3 (4.92%) Serverless
8 3 (4.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.92%) SNMP
2 3 (4.92%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.11%) Power BI
5 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (9.84%) Big Data
6 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
6 6 (9.84%) MySQL
6 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
7 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
8 3 (4.92%) Couchbase
8 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.92%) DB2
8 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.92%) QlikView
8 3 (4.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Git (software)
1 12 (19.67%) JIRA
2 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (16.39%) Subversion
4 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (6.56%) VersionOne
7 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.92%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.64%) Ant
9 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.64%) Hudson
9 1 (1.64%) jMock
9 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Back Office
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Marketing
6 2 (3.28%) Games
6 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.28%) Military
7 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 8 (13.11%) Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Development Manager
3 7 (11.48%) Graduate
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.20%) CRM Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Software Development Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Software Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Developer in Test
5 4 (6.56%) Java Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Scrum Master
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Scrum Master
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
2 9 (14.75%) Web Services
2 9 (14.75%) XML
3 8 (13.11%) jQuery
3 8 (13.11%) REST
4 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
4 7 (11.48%) HTML
4 7 (11.48%) JSON
4 7 (11.48%) React
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.84%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) J2EE
6 5 (8.20%) SOAP
6 5 (8.20%) WCF
7 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.56%) Kafka
7 4 (6.56%) Node.js
7 4 (6.56%) Velocity
8 3 (4.92%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 60 (98.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.20%) Digital Currency
4 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.56%) PMI
6 3 (4.92%) FMCG
6 3 (4.92%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Mathematics
2 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
4 20 (32.79%) Scrum
5 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (26.23%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (21.31%) DevOps
8 12 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (19.67%) SDLC
8 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
9 11 (18.03%) High Availability
9 11 (18.03%) Project Management
10 10 (16.39%) Open Source
11 8 (13.11%) BDD
11 8 (13.11%) CRM
11 8 (13.11%) ITIL
11 8 (13.11%) Kanban
11 8 (13.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
12 7 (11.48%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) Java
2 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.23%) C#
4 12 (19.67%) SQL
5 11 (18.03%) Python
6 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.92%) Ruby
8 3 (4.92%) Scala
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Master's Degree
3 5 (8.20%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISA
6 1 (1.64%) CISM
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) CRISC
6 1 (1.64%) MCSA
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Flume
3 3 (4.92%) Docker
3 3 (4.92%) HDFS
3 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.28%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Ansible
1 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
2 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.92%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (4.92%) Kibana
3 3 (4.92%) Mesos
3 3 (4.92%) Nagios
3 3 (4.92%) Oozie
3 3 (4.92%) Rancher
3 3 (4.92%) Rundeck
3 3 (4.92%) Salt
3 3 (4.92%) Terraform
3 3 (4.92%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
5 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Tableau
3 8 (13.11%) IBM
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.56%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix
6 4 (6.56%) Hortonworks
6 4 (6.56%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) Huawei
6 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.92%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.28%) Google
8 2 (3.28%) Splunk
9 1 (1.64%) Apple
9 1 (1.64%) Facebook
9 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.64%) Twitter