Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 187 86 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 30.56% 13.44% 14.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.71% 68.25% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45 81 95
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -54.84% +40.91%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £107,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% -

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 Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 247 126 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 40.36% 19.69% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 183
Slough median annual salary £46,250 £35,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.14% -39.13% +4.55%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,500 £32,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £49,985 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.08% -14.29% +5.00%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Slough

Degree
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Degree in Slough

Degree
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Slough over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Slough

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing 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 Slough region with a requirement for Degree.

1 138 (73.80%) Analytics
2 134 (71.66%) Data Engineering
2 134 (71.66%) Data Science
3 96 (51.34%) Telecoms
4 92 (49.20%) Finance
4 92 (49.20%) Data Modelling
4 92 (49.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 90 (48.13%) SAP
5 90 (48.13%) Data Security
6 87 (46.52%) Decision-Making
7 86 (45.99%) Retail
8 85 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 85 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
8 85 (45.45%) Visualisation
8 85 (45.45%) Power BI
8 85 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
8 85 (45.45%) Tableau
8 85 (45.45%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 57 (30.48%) Python
10 55 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (27.81%) SQL
12 51 (27.27%) Scrum
12 51 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
12 51 (27.27%) Mathematics
13 50 (26.74%) Microsoft
14 49 (26.20%) SAP BW
14 49 (26.20%) ETL
14 49 (26.20%) Data Management
14 49 (26.20%) Data Integration
14 49 (26.20%) FMCG

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 41 (21.93%) Apache
1 41 (21.93%) Apache Spark
1 41 (21.93%) SAS
2 6 (3.21%) Confluence
3 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) TrackWise
1 1 (0.53%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 92 (49.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) Wireless
2 10 (5.35%) 2G
2 10 (5.35%) 3G
2 10 (5.35%) LTE
3 8 (4.28%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (3.74%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.21%) 802.15
5 6 (3.21%) Bluetooth
5 6 (3.21%) DHCP
5 6 (3.21%) DNS
5 6 (3.21%) ICMP
5 6 (3.21%) LAN
5 6 (3.21%) UMTS
5 6 (3.21%) WAN
5 6 (3.21%) WiMAX
5 6 (3.21%) ZigBee
6 4 (2.14%) 4G
6 4 (2.14%) GSM
6 4 (2.14%) Node B
6 4 (2.14%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (45.45%) Power BI
2 49 (26.20%) SAP BW
3 43 (22.99%) Big Data
4 41 (21.93%) Apache Hive
4 41 (21.93%) Hadoop
4 41 (21.93%) SAP HANA
4 41 (21.93%) Text Mining
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.14%) MySQL
6 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.07%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.21%) JIRA
2 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
General
1 96 (51.34%) Telecoms
2 92 (49.20%) Finance
3 86 (45.99%) Retail
4 12 (6.42%) Electronics
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Military
6 2 (1.07%) German Language
6 2 (1.07%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.07%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (26.20%) Data Engineer
2 41 (21.93%) Data Scientist
3 26 (13.90%) Senior Data Scientist
4 24 (12.83%) Senior Data Engineer
5 10 (5.35%) Analyst
6 9 (4.81%) Developer
7 7 (3.74%) Design Engineer
7 7 (3.74%) Graduate
7 7 (3.74%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (3.21%) Graduate Java Developer
8 6 (3.21%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.21%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.21%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.21%) Test Analyst
9 5 (2.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) FPGA Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) VHDL Design Engineer
9 5 (2.67%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.93%) D3.js
1 41 (21.93%) ggplot
1 41 (21.93%) Kafka
2 8 (4.28%) HTML
3 6 (3.21%) 802.1X
4 4 (2.14%) React
5 2 (1.07%) .NET
5 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.07%) Django
5 2 (1.07%) J2EE
5 2 (1.07%) JMS
6 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.53%) Node.js
6 1 (0.53%) REST
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) WCF
6 1 (0.53%) Web Services
6 1 (0.53%) WPF
6 1 (0.53%) XML
6 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.20%) FMCG
2 41 (21.93%) Algorithms
2 41 (21.93%) Social Network
3 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (2.67%) VHDL
5 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.60%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.07%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Life Science
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.49%) Linux
2 8 (4.28%) Unix
3 3 (1.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (73.80%) Analytics
2 134 (71.66%) Data Engineering
2 134 (71.66%) Data Science
3 92 (49.20%) Data Modelling
4 90 (48.13%) Data Security
5 87 (46.52%) Decision-Making
6 85 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 85 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
6 85 (45.45%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 85 (45.45%) Visualisation
7 55 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 51 (27.27%) Mathematics
8 51 (27.27%) Scrum
9 49 (26.20%) Data Integration
9 49 (26.20%) Data Management
9 49 (26.20%) ETL
10 44 (23.53%) Decision Science
10 44 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.48%) Python
2 52 (27.81%) SQL
3 41 (21.93%) R
4 16 (8.56%) Java
4 16 (8.56%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.02%) C#
6 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.21%) Java 8
6 6 (3.21%) PHP
6 6 (3.21%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.67%) C
7 5 (2.67%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.21%) ISTQB
2 6 (3.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.67%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.60%) CCNA
4 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.07%) CCIE
5 2 (1.07%) CCIE Data Center
5 2 (1.07%) CCIE Service Provider
5 2 (1.07%) EMC Certification
5 2 (1.07%) VCAP
5 2 (1.07%) VCDX
5 2 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.53%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) QA
2 5 (2.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 41 (21.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (3.21%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 90 (48.13%) SAP
2 85 (45.45%) Tableau
3 50 (26.74%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.21%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.21%) HP
4 6 (3.21%) Remedy
5 5 (2.67%) Splunk
5 5 (2.67%) Xilinx
6 4 (2.14%) Ericsson
6 4 (2.14%) Huawei
6 4 (2.14%) Nokia
6 4 (2.14%) Nortel
7 3 (1.60%) Google
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle
8 2 (1.07%) Cisco
8 2 (1.07%) Dell
8 2 (1.07%) EMC
8 2 (1.07%) F5
8 2 (1.07%) NetApp
8 2 (1.07%) VMware