The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 6 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 214 308 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.19% 15.84% 19.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.97% 43.75% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 133 236 251
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £68,750 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 404 704 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.45% 36.20% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 264 554 571
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Reading

Degree
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Degree in Reading

Degree
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Reading over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Reading

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Degree.

1 154 (31.49%) Computer Science
2 128 (26.18%) Telecoms
3 125 (25.56%) Java
4 117 (23.93%) Finance
5 97 (19.84%) JavaScript
5 97 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (18.40%) Software Engineering
7 84 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
8 78 (15.95%) CRM
9 73 (14.93%) Linux
10 72 (14.72%) HTML
10 72 (14.72%) SQL
11 68 (13.91%) CSS
12 65 (13.29%) .NET
12 65 (13.29%) C#
13 63 (12.88%) Oracle
14 62 (12.68%) Internet
15 61 (12.47%) Project Management
16 60 (12.27%) Marketing
17 59 (12.07%) AngularJS
18 55 (11.25%) Windows
19 53 (10.84%) Microsoft
20 51 (10.43%) Data Centre
21 48 (9.82%) Web Services
22 47 (9.61%) Python
22 47 (9.61%) Customer Requirements
23 46 (9.41%) Change Management
23 46 (9.41%) Business Development
24 45 (9.20%) IBM
25 43 (8.79%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related 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 16 (3.27%) Tomcat
2 14 (2.86%) JBoss
3 13 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (2.25%) Umbraco
4 11 (2.25%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.04%) CMS
6 9 (1.84%) IIS
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.43%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.02%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.61%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.41%) Apache
11 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.20%) GeoServer
Applications
1 30 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.45%) MS Office
4 8 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.43%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.82%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.82%) FrameMaker
6 4 (0.82%) Snagit
7 3 (0.61%) MS Project
8 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.20%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.61%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.61%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
1 36 (7.36%) Cloud Computing
2 30 (6.13%) SaaS
3 17 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.84%) Oracle CX
5 5 (1.02%) Force.com
6 4 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (0.82%) Responsys
6 4 (0.82%) Taleo
7 3 (0.61%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Office 365
8 1 (0.20%) Route 53
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (12.68%) Internet
2 22 (4.50%) HTTP
3 16 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.27%) Wireless
4 15 (3.07%) Firewall
5 14 (2.86%) FTP
6 12 (2.45%) SSL
7 11 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (2.04%) VoLTE
8 10 (2.04%) VoWiFi
9 8 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (1.43%) DNS
10 7 (1.43%) LAN
10 7 (1.43%) WAN
11 6 (1.23%) IP Telephony
11 6 (1.23%) IPsec
11 6 (1.23%) SMTP
11 6 (1.23%) VPN
12 5 (1.02%) SMS
13 4 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.36%) Big Data
3 28 (5.73%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.50%) Hadoop
4 22 (4.50%) HBase
5 18 (3.68%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.45%) Data Mining
9 11 (2.25%) OLAP
9 11 (2.25%) Oracle OLAP
10 9 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.64%) MySQL
12 6 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.23%) OLTP
12 6 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (1.23%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.23%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 35 (7.16%) Maven
2 29 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.68%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.07%) Grunt
4 15 (3.07%) Selenium
5 14 (2.86%) JUnit
6 12 (2.45%) Ant
7 11 (2.25%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.25%) IntelliJ
7 11 (2.25%) Mocha
7 11 (2.25%) NetBeans
7 11 (2.25%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.04%) FitNesse
8 10 (2.04%) gulp
9 7 (1.43%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.43%) JIRA
9 7 (1.43%) TestNG
10 6 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (1.23%) Yeoman
11 5 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 128 (26.18%) Telecoms
2 117 (23.93%) Finance
3 60 (12.27%) Marketing
4 35 (7.16%) Advertising
5 24 (4.91%) Electronics
6 23 (4.70%) Billing
6 23 (4.70%) Mandarin Language
7 21 (4.29%) Spanish Language
8 12 (2.45%) Legal
9 11 (2.25%) Games
10 10 (2.04%) Retail
11 8 (1.64%) Banking
12 7 (1.43%) German Language
13 6 (1.23%) French Language
14 5 (1.02%) Publishing
15 4 (0.82%) Russian Language
16 3 (0.61%) Back Office
16 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
18 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (27.81%) Developer
2 50 (10.22%) Java Developer
3 49 (10.02%) Consultant
4 38 (7.77%) .NET Developer
5 36 (7.36%) Graduate
6 32 (6.54%) C# Developer
6 32 (6.54%) Graduate Developer
6 32 (6.54%) Senior Developer
7 31 (6.34%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (6.13%) Analyst
8 30 (6.13%) Junior
8 30 (6.13%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.32%) Project Manager
9 26 (5.32%) Support Engineer
10 24 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (4.70%) Technical Engineer
12 22 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
13 21 (4.29%) Junior Developer
14 20 (4.09%) Technical Support
15 19 (3.89%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.72%) HTML
2 68 (13.91%) CSS
3 65 (13.29%) .NET
4 59 (12.07%) AngularJS
5 48 (9.82%) Web Services
6 43 (8.79%) REST
7 33 (6.75%) XML
8 32 (6.54%) Node.js
9 27 (5.52%) HTML5
10 23 (4.70%) jQuery
11 21 (4.29%) JSON
12 20 (4.09%) .NET Framework
12 20 (4.09%) CSS3
13 19 (3.89%) Backbone.js
14 18 (3.68%) D3.js
14 18 (3.68%) SOAP
15 16 (3.27%) Spring
16 14 (2.86%) ASP.NET
16 14 (2.86%) RESTful
17 13 (2.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 154 (31.49%) Computer Science
2 84 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (10.43%) Data Centre
4 27 (5.52%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.91%) Social Media
6 21 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.68%) Virtual Team
8 14 (2.86%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.45%) User Experience
10 8 (1.64%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.43%) Blog
11 7 (1.43%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.02%) NHS
14 4 (0.82%) Derivative
14 4 (0.82%) Graphic Design
14 4 (0.82%) Mobile Games
14 4 (0.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.93%) Linux
2 55 (11.25%) Windows
3 20 (4.09%) Unix
4 13 (2.66%) CentOS
5 11 (2.25%) Android
6 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.23%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.41%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (18.40%) Software Engineering
3 78 (15.95%) CRM
4 61 (12.47%) Project Management
5 47 (9.61%) Customer Requirements
6 46 (9.41%) Business Development
6 46 (9.41%) Change Management
7 43 (8.79%) Scrum
8 42 (8.59%) Business Analysis
9 39 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (7.98%) Mathematics
10 37 (7.57%) ITIL
10 37 (7.57%) Mentoring
10 37 (7.57%) OO
10 37 (7.57%) TDD
11 36 (7.36%) PRINCE2
12 35 (7.16%) Unit Testing
13 32 (6.54%) Open Source
14 31 (6.34%) Presales
14 31 (6.34%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (25.56%) Java
2 97 (19.84%) JavaScript
3 72 (14.72%) SQL
4 65 (13.29%) C#
5 47 (9.61%) Python
6 37 (7.57%) C++
7 24 (4.91%) Bash Shell
8 18 (3.68%) PHP
8 18 (3.68%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.27%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.45%) Perl
12 7 (1.43%) C
12 7 (1.43%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.23%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.23%) R
13 6 (1.23%) VB
14 5 (1.02%) Groovy
14 5 (1.02%) Ruby
15 4 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (7.36%) PMP
2 27 (5.52%) MBA
3 15 (3.07%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.02%) CCNP
7 5 (1.02%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.82%) CREST Certified
8 4 (0.82%) Tigerscheme
9 3 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.41%) APMP
10 2 (0.41%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (0.41%) CCVP
10 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.20%) CEH
11 1 (0.20%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.98%) QA
2 24 (4.91%) SLA
3 15 (3.07%) PMO
4 9 (1.84%) ISO 14001
5 6 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.61%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.41%) P3O
8 1 (0.20%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (2.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (2.25%) HDFS
3 10 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.23%) Docker
5 6 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.02%) KVM
7 4 (0.82%) XenServer
8 2 (0.41%) vCloud
8 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (1.23%) Kubernetes
1 6 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (1.23%) Puppet
1 6 (1.23%) SCCM
2 5 (1.02%) Graphite
3 2 (0.41%) Cisco CME
3 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.41%) Grafana
3 2 (0.41%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.20%) Graylog
4 1 (0.20%) Kibana
4 1 (0.20%) logstash
4 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Simpana
4 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (12.88%) Oracle
2 53 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 45 (9.20%) IBM
4 34 (6.95%) HP
5 25 (5.11%) VMware
6 20 (4.09%) Huawei
7 16 (3.27%) Cisco
8 11 (2.25%) BEA
8 11 (2.25%) TIBCO
9 10 (2.04%) Google
10 9 (1.84%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.64%) Adobe
11 8 (1.64%) Forcepoint
12 6 (1.23%) BT
12 6 (1.23%) Sun
13 5 (1.02%) Dell
13 5 (1.02%) EMC
13 5 (1.02%) Ericsson
13 5 (1.02%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Car + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Fuel Card and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago