Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 77 107 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.68% 15.53% 13.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.64% 56.02% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 93 166
Slough median annual salary £32,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.00% +8.70% +43.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £105,000 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.00% - +17.65%

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 109 191 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 19.36% 27.72% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 106 163 326
Slough median annual salary £32,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.48% - +21.05%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,375 £29,875
90th Percentile £63,125 £92,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +7.53%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Degree.

1 40 (51.95%) SQL
1 40 (51.95%) CSS
2 39 (50.65%) HTML
3 29 (37.66%) C#
4 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
6 26 (33.77%) .NET
6 26 (33.77%) XML
6 26 (33.77%) Computer Science
7 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (25.97%) Windows
8 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
9 19 (24.68%) MVC
10 18 (23.38%) QA
11 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
11 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
12 16 (20.78%) Web Development
12 16 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (19.48%) jQuery
13 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (19.48%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (18.18%) Mobile App
14 14 (18.18%) Apple iOS
14 14 (18.18%) System Testing
14 14 (18.18%) Android
14 14 (18.18%) Software Testing
14 14 (18.18%) OO
14 14 (18.18%) ERP
14 14 (18.18%) Middleware
15 13 (16.88%) Mathematics

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 4 (5.19%) SAS
2 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.79%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) SAN
3 2 (2.60%) DNS
3 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.30%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.30%) Network Security
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP
5 2 (2.60%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Moq
3 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.30%) NUnit
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.79%) Music Industry
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 11 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 9 (11.69%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Graduate
5 6 (7.79%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Graduate Python Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Junior
7 4 (5.19%) Data Insight Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Data Scientist
7 4 (5.19%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Insight Data Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.90%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.95%) CSS
2 39 (50.65%) HTML
3 26 (33.77%) .NET
3 26 (33.77%) XML
4 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
5 15 (19.48%) jQuery
6 14 (18.18%) Middleware
7 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (15.58%) Web Services
9 10 (12.99%) Entity Framework
9 10 (12.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (10.39%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.39%) LINQ
10 8 (10.39%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (7.79%) RESTful
12 4 (5.19%) HTML5
13 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.90%) CSS3
13 3 (3.90%) Gherkin
13 3 (3.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.79%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) User Experience
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.60%) RIA
7 1 (1.30%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.30%) CMDB
7 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.30%) Derivative
7 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.30%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
7 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows
2 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
3 14 (18.18%) Android
3 14 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (3.90%) Unix
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.68%) MVC
3 16 (20.78%) Web Development
4 14 (18.18%) ERP
4 14 (18.18%) OO
4 14 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 14 (18.18%) System Testing
5 13 (16.88%) Mathematics
6 9 (11.69%) Analytics
6 9 (11.69%) Physics
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.09%) IT Strategy
9 6 (7.79%) Project Management
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.49%) Statistics
10 5 (6.49%) Wireframes
11 4 (5.19%) Complexity Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (5.19%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) SQL
2 29 (37.66%) C#
3 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (5.19%) R
5 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.90%) Java
6 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.30%) C
8 1 (1.30%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (7.79%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.60%) APMP
4 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 1 (1.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) MCTS
5 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco
3 2 (2.60%) Dell
3 2 (2.60%) HP
3 2 (2.60%) Juniper
3 2 (2.60%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) Ariba
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix
4 1 (1.30%) Concur
4 1 (1.30%) EMC
4 1 (1.30%) NetApp
4 1 (1.30%) SAP