Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 34 94
Rank change year-on-year -40 +60 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 73 162 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.55% 6.66% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.90% 21.51% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 41 94 101
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -26.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%

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 566 753 1,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.54% 30.96% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 435 573 779
Reading median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £49,735 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.52% -14.29% +5.00%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 73 (100.00%) Degree
1 73 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 36 (49.32%) Mathematics
3 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
4 29 (39.73%) Java
5 27 (36.99%) Software Engineering
6 26 (35.62%) Linux
7 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
9 22 (30.14%) High Availability
10 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (27.40%) Scrum
11 20 (27.40%) C#
11 20 (27.40%) Python
12 19 (26.03%) SQL
12 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (23.29%) Oracle
13 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (23.29%) VMware
14 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.55%) .NET
14 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (20.55%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (20.55%) JIRA
15 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (19.18%) HTML
15 14 (19.18%) Finance
15 14 (19.18%) DevOps
15 14 (19.18%) SDLC
16 13 (17.81%) Jenkins

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 (10.96%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.85%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.48%) Confluence
3 4 (5.48%) nginx
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.37%) GemFire
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.48%) Scribe Insight
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.55%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (16.44%) GitHub
5 10 (13.70%) Office 365
6 8 (10.96%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (5.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (5.48%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
7 4 (5.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (5.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (5.48%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (5.48%) CloudFront
7 4 (5.48%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (5.48%) Route 53
7 4 (5.48%) Scribe Online
7 4 (5.48%) Serverless
7 4 (5.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) H.323
1 7 (9.59%) Skype
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (5.48%) SNMP
2 4 (5.48%) VPN
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (10.96%) Big Data
4 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.96%) Power BI
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.22%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.48%) Cloudera CDH
6 4 (5.48%) Couchbase
6 4 (5.48%) Data Lake
6 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.48%) HBase
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.48%) Spark SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) JIRA
2 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.44%) Subversion
3 12 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.85%) Selenium
6 4 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (5.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
6 4 (5.48%) VersionOne
7 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.37%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.37%) Ant
8 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.37%) Hudson
8 1 (1.37%) jMock
8 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.74%) Military
7 1 (1.37%) Games
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Developer
1 21 (28.77%) Graduate
2 11 (15.07%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Development Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Software Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Scrum Master
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) .NET
2 14 (19.18%) HTML
3 11 (15.07%) HTML5
4 10 (13.70%) XML
5 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.33%) jQuery
5 9 (12.33%) React
5 9 (12.33%) Web Services
6 8 (10.96%) JSON
7 7 (9.59%) Django
7 7 (9.59%) WebRTC
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.22%) CGI
8 6 (8.22%) CSS
9 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.85%) Kafka
9 5 (6.85%) REST
9 5 (6.85%) SOAP
10 4 (5.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.59%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.85%) Digital Currency
3 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.48%) PMI
4 4 (5.48%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.11%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.74%) FMCG
6 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Unix
4 8 (10.96%) Android
5 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.48%) CentOS
6 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 36 (49.32%) Mathematics
3 27 (36.99%) Software Engineering
4 25 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (30.14%) High Availability
6 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (27.40%) Scrum
8 17 (23.29%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (19.18%) DevOps
9 14 (19.18%) SDLC
10 13 (17.81%) OOP
10 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
11 12 (16.44%) OO
12 11 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (15.07%) Project Management
12 11 (15.07%) Web Development
13 10 (13.70%) Open Source
14 8 (10.96%) Android Development
14 8 (10.96%) BDD
14 8 (10.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
2 29 (39.73%) Java
3 20 (27.40%) C#
3 20 (27.40%) Python
4 19 (26.03%) SQL
5 11 (15.07%) Ruby
6 8 (10.96%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.59%) Assembly Language
7 7 (9.59%) Go
7 7 (9.59%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.48%) Scala
8 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Master's Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) MCSA
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.74%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.37%) CISA
5 1 (1.37%) CISM
5 1 (1.37%) CISSP
5 1 (1.37%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.48%) Docker
3 4 (5.48%) HDFS
3 4 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.74%) Ceph
5 1 (1.37%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Ansible
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
2 8 (10.96%) Kubernetes
2 8 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.48%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (5.48%) Kibana
3 4 (5.48%) Mesos
3 4 (5.48%) Nagios
3 4 (5.48%) Oozie
3 4 (5.48%) Rancher
3 4 (5.48%) Rundeck
3 4 (5.48%) Salt
3 4 (5.48%) Terraform
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (2.74%) SCCM
4 2 (2.74%) SCOM
5 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 17 (23.29%) VMware
3 12 (16.44%) Tableau
4 8 (10.96%) Google
5 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.85%) Hortonworks
6 5 (6.85%) IBM
7 4 (5.48%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix
7 4 (5.48%) Cloudera
7 4 (5.48%) HP
7 4 (5.48%) Huawei
7 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (5.48%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.74%) Splunk
9 1 (1.37%) Apple
9 1 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (1.37%) Samsung