Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 393 601 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.96% 16.16% 18.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.07% 46.20% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 276 518 533
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.56% -0.56%
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.47% - +10.47%

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 835 1301 1838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 33.92% 34.98% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 613 974 1156
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £24,050 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 146 (37.15%) Java
2 137 (34.86%) Computer Science
3 95 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (24.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 87 (22.14%) Software Engineering
5 76 (19.34%) JavaScript
6 75 (19.08%) Linux
7 73 (18.58%) Oracle
8 62 (15.78%) CSS
9 61 (15.52%) HTML
9 61 (15.52%) C#
10 57 (14.50%) SQL
10 57 (14.50%) REST
11 54 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
12 51 (12.98%) Open Source
12 51 (12.98%) Test Automation
13 49 (12.47%) Mathematics
14 47 (11.96%) Web Services
15 45 (11.45%) Master's Degree
16 44 (11.20%) Scrum
17 43 (10.94%) Project Management
17 43 (10.94%) .NET
17 43 (10.94%) C++
17 43 (10.94%) AngularJS
17 43 (10.94%) Mentoring
18 42 (10.69%) Big Data
18 42 (10.69%) Microsoft
18 42 (10.69%) QA
19 41 (10.43%) Internet
19 41 (10.43%) Regression Testing

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 22 (5.60%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.09%) WebSphere
3 18 (4.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (4.33%) JBoss
5 12 (3.05%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (3.05%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.80%) IIS
6 11 (2.80%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.54%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.27%) Apache
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.25%) CMS
11 1 (0.25%) Liferay
11 1 (0.25%) nginx
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (5.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.27%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.02%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.02%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.51%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.40%) SaaS
3 14 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.29%) Force.com
5 2 (0.51%) Akamai
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.51%) Office 365
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle CX
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Responsys
6 1 (0.25%) Route 53
6 1 (0.25%) Taleo
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.43%) Internet
2 34 (8.65%) HTTP
3 20 (5.09%) FTP
4 19 (4.83%) VPN
5 18 (4.58%) SSL
6 17 (4.33%) IPsec
7 16 (4.07%) TCP/IP
8 12 (3.05%) Firewall
9 10 (2.54%) LAN
10 9 (2.29%) WAN
11 7 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (1.53%) DNS
13 5 (1.27%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (1.27%) DMVPN
13 5 (1.27%) FWSM
14 4 (1.02%) Wireless
14 4 (1.02%) Wireless Security
15 3 (0.76%) DHCP
15 3 (0.76%) Network Security
16 2 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.69%) Big Data
2 28 (7.12%) Hadoop
3 23 (5.85%) NoSQL
3 23 (5.85%) SQL Server
4 17 (4.33%) HBase
5 15 (3.82%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.56%) Data Mining
7 12 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.78%) GIS
10 6 (1.53%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.02%) DB2
11 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.02%) QGIS
11 4 (1.02%) SQLPlus
12 3 (0.76%) MySQL
12 3 (0.76%) OLAP
12 3 (0.76%) OLTP
12 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.76%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 31 (7.89%) Maven
2 26 (6.62%) Eclipse
3 23 (5.85%) Selenium
3 23 (5.85%) WebDriver
4 21 (5.34%) JIRA
5 20 (5.09%) IntelliJ
5 20 (5.09%) NetBeans
6 15 (3.82%) Jenkins
7 14 (3.56%) JMeter
8 13 (3.31%) Git (software)
8 13 (3.31%) JUnit
9 9 (2.29%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.78%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.27%) Grunt
11 5 (1.27%) gulp
11 5 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.02%) eggPlant
12 4 (1.02%) LoadUI
12 4 (1.02%) TestNG
General
1 36 (9.16%) Finance
2 24 (6.11%) Marketing
3 19 (4.83%) Digital Economy
3 19 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.82%) Advertising
4 15 (3.82%) Retail
5 7 (1.78%) Billing
5 7 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.53%) Electronics
6 6 (1.53%) Legal
7 5 (1.27%) French Language
7 5 (1.27%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.02%) Publishing
9 3 (0.76%) Automotive
9 3 (0.76%) Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.25%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 88 (22.39%) Developer
2 37 (9.41%) Analyst
2 37 (9.41%) Java Developer
3 34 (8.65%) Software Developer
4 32 (8.14%) Support Engineer
5 30 (7.63%) Graduate
6 29 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 23 (5.85%) Consultant
7 23 (5.85%) Tester
8 22 (5.60%) Junior
8 22 (5.60%) Technical Support
9 19 (4.83%) Support Analyst
9 19 (4.83%) Technical Engineer
10 18 (4.58%) Graduate Developer
10 18 (4.58%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.58%) Technical Support Engineer
11 17 (4.33%) Integration Engineer
11 17 (4.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 17 (4.33%) Senior Support Engineer
11 17 (4.33%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.78%) CSS
2 61 (15.52%) HTML
3 57 (14.50%) REST
4 47 (11.96%) Web Services
5 43 (10.94%) .NET
5 43 (10.94%) AngularJS
6 34 (8.65%) SOAP
7 30 (7.63%) XML
8 26 (6.62%) jQuery
9 24 (6.11%) HTML5
10 23 (5.85%) Spring
11 21 (5.34%) JSON
12 20 (5.09%) Node.js
13 19 (4.83%) Ajax
14 17 (4.33%) .NET Framework
14 17 (4.33%) Java EE
14 17 (4.33%) Java SE
14 17 (4.33%) JMS
15 16 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (3.31%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 137 (34.86%) Computer Science
2 54 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (7.63%) Data Centre
4 27 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (6.11%) Virtual Team
6 23 (5.85%) Social Media
7 21 (5.34%) Algorithms
8 14 (3.56%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.56%) Private Cloud
9 13 (3.31%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.54%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.78%) Blog
11 7 (1.78%) User Experience
12 5 (1.27%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.76%) Digital Currency
14 3 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.08%) Linux
2 31 (7.89%) Windows
3 19 (4.83%) Unix
4 9 (2.29%) CentOS
5 3 (0.76%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.51%) Solaris
6 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Fedora
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (22.14%) Software Engineering
3 51 (12.98%) Open Source
3 51 (12.98%) Test Automation
4 49 (12.47%) Mathematics
5 44 (11.20%) Scrum
6 43 (10.94%) Mentoring
6 43 (10.94%) Project Management
7 41 (10.43%) Regression Testing
8 33 (8.40%) Machine Learning
9 30 (7.63%) ITIL
10 29 (7.38%) CRM
11 28 (7.12%) SDLC
12 25 (6.36%) TDD
13 24 (6.11%) DevOps
13 24 (6.11%) Software Architecture
14 23 (5.85%) PRINCE2
15 22 (5.60%) Presales
16 21 (5.34%) Risk Management
17 20 (5.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 146 (37.15%) Java
2 76 (19.34%) JavaScript
3 61 (15.52%) C#
4 57 (14.50%) SQL
5 43 (10.94%) C++
6 40 (10.18%) Python
7 24 (6.11%) Perl
7 24 (6.11%) PHP
8 17 (4.33%) Bash Shell
9 16 (4.07%) Shell Script
10 15 (3.82%) C
11 10 (2.54%) Apex Code
12 7 (1.78%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.53%) Scala
14 4 (1.02%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.76%) R
15 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.51%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.51%) sed
Qualifications
1 95 (24.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 45 (11.45%) Master's Degree
3 21 (5.34%) ISTQB
4 13 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (3.05%) PMP
6 11 (2.80%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (2.54%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 9 (2.29%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.53%) CISM
9 6 (1.53%) CISSP
9 6 (1.53%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (1.27%) CCNA
10 5 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.27%) CREST Certified
10 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.02%) CCNP
11 4 (1.02%) Tigerscheme
12 3 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.69%) QA
2 11 (2.80%) SLA
3 8 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.04%) PMO
4 5 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.76%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.51%) P3O
7 1 (0.25%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 17 (4.33%) Docker
2 9 (2.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) HDFS
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) NFS
5 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.05%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.27%) Nessus
2 5 (1.27%) Nmap
3 4 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.51%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.51%) Puppet
5 2 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.25%) Graphite
6 1 (0.25%) Graylog
6 1 (0.25%) Kibana
6 1 (0.25%) logstash
6 1 (0.25%) Simpana
6 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 73 (18.58%) Oracle
2 42 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.85%) VMware
4 21 (5.34%) IBM
5 17 (4.33%) BEA
5 17 (4.33%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (4.33%) TIBCO
6 14 (3.56%) SAP
7 13 (3.31%) Cisco
8 6 (1.53%) HP
9 5 (1.27%) CA
9 5 (1.27%) Cadence
9 5 (1.27%) NetWitness
9 5 (1.27%) Qualys
9 5 (1.27%) Splunk
10 4 (1.02%) CyberSource
10 4 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.76%) ESRI
11 3 (0.76%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Highly competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Certus Recruitment Group
Salary: Market Rate (25-45k) + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Highly competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Catalyst Consultants
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 82000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Mint
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veolia ES UK
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nvidia Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmarTech.co
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HANDD Business Solutions
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nvidia Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive + stock options.
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 13 days ago