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

Academic Degree
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 19 7
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 145 68 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.42% 10.27% 16.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.60% 57.14% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 64 61 144
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -33.33% +41.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,875 £95,000 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -5.00%

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 228 119 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 36.83% 17.98% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 138 105 256
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,850 £38,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 76 (52.41%) Analytics
2 73 (50.34%) Data Engineering
2 73 (50.34%) Data Science
3 63 (43.45%) Telecoms
4 61 (42.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 59 (40.69%) Finance
6 53 (36.55%) Decision-Making
7 51 (35.17%) Data Security
7 51 (35.17%) SAP
7 51 (35.17%) Data Modelling
8 47 (32.41%) Retail
9 46 (31.72%) Artificial Intelligence
9 46 (31.72%) Visualisation
9 46 (31.72%) Data Visualisation
9 46 (31.72%) Tableau
9 46 (31.72%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (31.72%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 46 (31.72%) Power BI
10 45 (31.03%) SQL
11 40 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (25.52%) Python
13 33 (22.76%) Mathematics
14 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
14 31 (21.38%) Scrum
15 30 (20.69%) C#
16 29 (20.00%) JavaScript
17 27 (18.62%) ETL
17 27 (18.62%) SAP BW
17 27 (18.62%) Enterprise Architecture
17 27 (18.62%) Data Management

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 24 (16.55%) Apache
1 24 (16.55%) Apache Spark
1 24 (16.55%) SAS
2 6 (4.14%) Confluence
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) JBoss
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) TrackWise
1 1 (0.69%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 61 (42.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.03%) Wireless
2 12 (8.28%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (6.90%) LTE
4 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.14%) 2G
5 6 (4.14%) 3G
5 6 (4.14%) 802.15
5 6 (4.14%) Bluetooth
5 6 (4.14%) DHCP
5 6 (4.14%) DNS
5 6 (4.14%) ICMP
5 6 (4.14%) LAN
5 6 (4.14%) SNMP
5 6 (4.14%) UMTS
5 6 (4.14%) WAN
5 6 (4.14%) WiMAX
5 6 (4.14%) ZigBee
6 3 (2.07%) PPP
7 2 (1.38%) Internet
8 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.72%) Power BI
2 27 (18.62%) SAP BW
3 24 (16.55%) Apache Hive
3 24 (16.55%) Big Data
3 24 (16.55%) Hadoop
3 24 (16.55%) SAP HANA
3 24 (16.55%) Text Mining
4 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.38%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.38%) MySQL
7 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) JIRA
2 2 (1.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.38%) Moq
2 2 (1.38%) NUnit
2 2 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (43.45%) Telecoms
2 59 (40.69%) Finance
3 47 (32.41%) Retail
4 14 (9.66%) Electronics
5 8 (5.52%) Banking
6 7 (4.83%) German Language
6 7 (4.83%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.07%) Marketing
8 2 (1.38%) Advertising
8 2 (1.38%) French Language
8 2 (1.38%) Military
8 2 (1.38%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.38%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.69%) Legal
9 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Data Engineer
2 24 (16.55%) Data Scientist
3 20 (13.79%) Developer
4 13 (8.97%) Senior Data Engineer
4 13 (8.97%) Senior Data Scientist
5 9 (6.21%) Analyst
5 9 (6.21%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (6.21%) Software Engineer
5 9 (6.21%) Software Integration Engineer
6 8 (5.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (5.52%) Graduate
6 8 (5.52%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (4.83%) Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Technical Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.83%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.55%) D3.js
1 24 (16.55%) ggplot
1 24 (16.55%) Kafka
2 18 (12.41%) HTML
3 17 (11.72%) .NET
4 12 (8.28%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.14%) 802.1X
6 5 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.45%) CSS
6 5 (3.45%) Web Services
7 4 (2.76%) React
8 3 (2.07%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.07%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.07%) HTML5
8 3 (2.07%) LINQ
8 3 (2.07%) XML
9 2 (1.38%) Ajax
9 2 (1.38%) Django
9 2 (1.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) FMCG
2 25 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 24 (16.55%) Algorithms
3 24 (16.55%) Social Network
4 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.83%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.83%) EMC VMAX
6 6 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.38%) User Experience
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.69%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.69%) Life Science
9 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.69%) VHDL
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.41%) Linux
2 8 (5.52%) Unix
3 4 (2.76%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (52.41%) Analytics
2 73 (50.34%) Data Engineering
2 73 (50.34%) Data Science
3 53 (36.55%) Decision-Making
4 51 (35.17%) Data Modelling
4 51 (35.17%) Data Security
5 46 (31.72%) Artificial Intelligence
5 46 (31.72%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (31.72%) Data Visualisation
5 46 (31.72%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 46 (31.72%) Visualisation
6 40 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (22.76%) Mathematics
8 31 (21.38%) Scrum
9 27 (18.62%) Data Integration
9 27 (18.62%) Data Management
9 27 (18.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 27 (18.62%) ETL
10 25 (17.24%) Statistics
11 24 (16.55%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 45 (31.03%) SQL
2 37 (25.52%) Python
3 30 (20.69%) C#
4 29 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (16.55%) R
6 20 (13.79%) Java
7 11 (7.59%) C
7 11 (7.59%) C++
8 6 (4.14%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.14%) Java 8
8 6 (4.14%) PHP
8 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.07%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.38%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.38%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.38%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (9.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (5.52%) CCNA
2 8 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.83%) CCIE
3 7 (4.83%) CCIE Data Center
3 7 (4.83%) CCIE Service Provider
3 7 (4.83%) EMC Certification
3 7 (4.83%) VCAP
3 7 (4.83%) VCDX
3 7 (4.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (4.14%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.07%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.07%) PMP
6 2 (1.38%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) P3O
2 2 (1.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (16.55%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (4.14%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.69%) Ansible
4 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (35.17%) SAP
2 46 (31.72%) Tableau
3 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.21%) Splunk
5 8 (5.52%) Google
6 7 (4.83%) Cisco
6 7 (4.83%) Dell
6 7 (4.83%) EMC
6 7 (4.83%) F5
6 7 (4.83%) NetApp
6 7 (4.83%) VMware
7 6 (4.14%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.14%) HP
7 6 (4.14%) Remedy
8 1 (0.69%) Axosoft
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle
8 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.69%) Workday
8 1 (0.69%) Xilinx