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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 194 289 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.96% 16.19% 17.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.54% 46.84% 47.41%
Number of salaries quoted 150 204 226
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £71,250
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 456 617 831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.16% 34.57% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 362 449 571
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (37.75%) Java
2 143 (35.05%) Computer Science
3 98 (24.02%) JavaScript
4 95 (23.28%) Software Engineering
5 94 (23.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 92 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (19.85%) Oracle
8 73 (17.89%) SQL
9 72 (17.65%) HTML
9 72 (17.65%) CSS
9 72 (17.65%) Linux
10 70 (17.16%) C#
11 59 (14.46%) .NET
12 57 (13.97%) REST
12 57 (13.97%) AngularJS
13 54 (13.24%) Microsoft
14 52 (12.75%) Web Services
14 52 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
14 52 (12.75%) Open Source
15 50 (12.25%) Test Automation
16 47 (11.52%) Master's Degree
16 47 (11.52%) Scrum
16 47 (11.52%) Mathematics
17 45 (11.03%) Finance
18 44 (10.78%) C++
18 44 (10.78%) Big Data
19 42 (10.29%) Project Management
20 41 (10.05%) Python
20 41 (10.05%) Maven
21 40 (9.80%) Mentoring

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 24 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.64%) WebSphere
3 21 (5.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (4.90%) JBoss
5 12 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.45%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.45%) CMS
7 10 (2.45%) IIS
7 10 (2.45%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.72%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.98%) Apache
9 4 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.25%) Confluence
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.98%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.49%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.49%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.84%) SaaS
2 28 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.21%) Force.com
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle CX
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (0.49%) Akamai
7 2 (0.49%) Office 365
7 2 (0.49%) Responsys
7 2 (0.49%) Taleo
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.25%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Route 53
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.82%) Internet
2 35 (8.58%) HTTP
3 23 (5.64%) FTP
4 16 (3.92%) SSL
5 15 (3.68%) TCP/IP
6 14 (3.43%) VPN
7 13 (3.19%) Firewall
8 12 (2.94%) IPsec
9 9 (2.21%) DNS
9 9 (2.21%) LAN
10 8 (1.96%) WAN
11 7 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (1.23%) DMVPN
12 5 (1.23%) FWSM
13 4 (0.98%) SMTP
13 4 (0.98%) Wireless
13 4 (0.98%) Wireless Security
14 3 (0.74%) DHCP
14 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.78%) Big Data
2 36 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.11%) Hadoop
4 28 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 18 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.43%) Data Mining
7 14 (3.43%) HBase
8 10 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.72%) GIS
10 6 (1.47%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.47%) OLAP
10 6 (1.47%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.98%) DB2
12 4 (0.98%) OLTP
12 4 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.98%) QGIS
12 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.98%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (10.05%) Maven
2 29 (7.11%) Eclipse
3 23 (5.64%) IntelliJ
3 23 (5.64%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.64%) NetBeans
4 19 (4.66%) Selenium
5 17 (4.17%) JIRA
6 15 (3.68%) Git (software)
7 13 (3.19%) Grunt
8 11 (2.70%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.21%) Ant
9 9 (2.21%) gulp
9 9 (2.21%) JMeter
9 9 (2.21%) JUnit
10 8 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.96%) Mocha
11 5 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.98%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.98%) TestNG
General
1 45 (11.03%) Finance
2 24 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.15%) Marketing
4 20 (4.90%) Advertising
5 16 (3.92%) Retail
6 14 (3.43%) Digital Economy
7 9 (2.21%) Billing
7 9 (2.21%) Electronics
8 7 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.23%) French Language
9 5 (1.23%) Legal
9 5 (1.23%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.74%) Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Automotive
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.25%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 115 (28.19%) Developer
2 47 (11.52%) Java Developer
3 41 (10.05%) Software Developer
4 34 (8.33%) Graduate
4 34 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 31 (7.60%) Analyst
6 30 (7.35%) .NET Developer
6 30 (7.35%) Software Engineer
7 29 (7.11%) Technical Support
8 28 (6.86%) Junior
9 25 (6.13%) Technical Engineer
9 25 (6.13%) Technical Support Engineer
10 24 (5.88%) Consultant
10 24 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
11 21 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (4.90%) Senior Developer
12 20 (4.90%) Senior Integration Engineer
12 20 (4.90%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 20 (4.90%) Senior Technical Support
12 20 (4.90%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (17.65%) CSS
1 72 (17.65%) HTML
2 59 (14.46%) .NET
3 57 (13.97%) AngularJS
3 57 (13.97%) REST
4 52 (12.75%) Web Services
5 35 (8.58%) XML
6 33 (8.09%) SOAP
7 31 (7.60%) jQuery
8 28 (6.86%) HTML5
9 25 (6.13%) Spring
10 24 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 20 (4.90%) Java EE
11 20 (4.90%) Java SE
11 20 (4.90%) JMS
12 19 (4.66%) Ajax
12 19 (4.66%) JSON
13 18 (4.41%) Node.js
14 17 (4.17%) Backbone.js
15 16 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 143 (35.05%) Computer Science
2 52 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.84%) Social Media
4 30 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (6.13%) Data Centre
6 24 (5.88%) Virtual Team
7 21 (5.15%) Algorithms
8 19 (4.66%) Mobile App
9 18 (4.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.21%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.96%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.96%) User Experience
12 7 (1.72%) Blog
13 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.98%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
16 2 (0.49%) PKI
16 2 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.65%) Linux
2 26 (6.37%) Windows
3 21 (5.15%) Unix
4 10 (2.45%) Android
4 10 (2.45%) CentOS
5 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.49%) Solaris
7 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Fedora
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (23.28%) Software Engineering
2 92 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (12.75%) Open Source
4 50 (12.25%) Test Automation
5 47 (11.52%) Mathematics
5 47 (11.52%) Scrum
6 42 (10.29%) Project Management
7 40 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 38 (9.31%) Regression Testing
9 33 (8.09%) Machine Learning
10 31 (7.60%) ITIL
11 26 (6.37%) CRM
11 26 (6.37%) OO
11 26 (6.37%) TDD
12 25 (6.13%) Presales
12 25 (6.13%) PRINCE2
12 25 (6.13%) SDLC
13 24 (5.88%) Software Architecture
14 22 (5.39%) Customer Requirements
14 22 (5.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 154 (37.75%) Java
2 98 (24.02%) JavaScript
3 73 (17.89%) SQL
4 70 (17.16%) C#
5 44 (10.78%) C++
6 41 (10.05%) Python
7 23 (5.64%) PHP
8 22 (5.39%) Perl
9 18 (4.41%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.92%) VB.NET
11 13 (3.19%) C
11 13 (3.19%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.45%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.47%) Scala
15 5 (1.23%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.23%) VB
16 4 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
18 2 (0.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 94 (23.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 47 (11.52%) Master's Degree
3 14 (3.43%) PMP
4 13 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (2.45%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.21%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (2.21%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.96%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.47%) CISM
9 6 (1.47%) CISSP
10 5 (1.23%) CCNA
10 5 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.23%) CREST Certified
10 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.98%) CCNP
11 4 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.98%) Tigerscheme
12 3 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.07%) QA
2 11 (2.70%) PMO
2 11 (2.70%) SLA
3 8 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.23%) ISO 14001
4 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.49%) P3O
6 1 (0.25%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 12 (2.94%) Docker
2 9 (2.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.49%) KVM
5 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.25%) NFS
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.23%) Nessus
2 5 (1.23%) Nmap
3 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.74%) Puppet
5 2 (0.49%) Graphite
5 2 (0.49%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.25%) Grafana
6 1 (0.25%) Graylog
6 1 (0.25%) Kibana
6 1 (0.25%) logstash
6 1 (0.25%) Simpana
6 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (19.85%) Oracle
2 54 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.88%) IBM
4 20 (4.90%) BEA
4 20 (4.90%) TIBCO
5 18 (4.41%) VMware
6 14 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (3.19%) Cisco
8 9 (2.21%) SAP
9 8 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.23%) NetWitness
10 5 (1.23%) Qualys
10 5 (1.23%) Splunk
11 3 (0.74%) CA
11 3 (0.74%) Cadence
11 3 (0.74%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.74%) CyberSource
11 3 (0.74%) ESRI
11 3 (0.74%) Facebook
11 3 (0.74%) Mapinfo
Reading, Berkshire
FDO Consulting Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Digital Decision
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Investigo
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus scheme and an amazing benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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CH2M
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Symantec
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Salary: Depends on Experience (D.O.E)
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