Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Economy in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Economy over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Economy (Web Economy, New Economy)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 189 346
Rank change year-on-year -12 +157 -
Permanent jobs citing Digital Economy 49 90 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.73% 1.18% 0.018%
As % of the General category 2.20% 3.30% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 2
Berkshire median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% -12.00% -
South East median annual salary £37,000 £50,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year -26.00% +27.39% -

Digital Economy is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,227 2,729 4,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.97% 35.76% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,594 1,848 3,461
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.98% +1.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Digital Economy
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Digital Economy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Economy in Berkshire

Digital Economy
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Economy in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Digital Economy in Berkshire

Digital Economy
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Economy in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Economy in Berkshire

Digital Economy
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Economy within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -15 47 £35,000 -36.36%
Slough - 2 - -
Digital Economy
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Digital Economy 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Digital Economy.

1 47 (95.92%) Risk Management
1 47 (95.92%) Cyber Resilience
2 36 (73.47%) Degree
3 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.82%) Linux
5 19 (38.78%) Java
5 19 (38.78%) Regression Testing
5 19 (38.78%) ISTQB
5 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
5 19 (38.78%) Test Management
5 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
5 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (38.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (30.61%) Issue Tracking
6 15 (30.61%) User Stories
6 15 (30.61%) WebDriver
6 15 (30.61%) Open Source
6 15 (30.61%) SoapUI
6 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
6 15 (30.61%) JIRA
6 15 (30.61%) JMeter
6 15 (30.61%) Client/Server
6 15 (30.61%) Cisco
6 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
7 14 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (24.49%) SAP
9 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
9 11 (22.45%) Palo Alto
10 8 (16.33%) GIS

Digital Economy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (16.33%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (8.16%) DMVPN
3 4 (8.16%) FWSM
3 4 (8.16%) IPsec
3 4 (8.16%) SSL
3 4 (8.16%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) GIS
2 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.16%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) JIRA
1 15 (30.61%) JMeter
1 15 (30.61%) SoapUI
1 15 (30.61%) WebDriver
2 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) French Language
3 1 (2.04%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Software Tester
1 15 (30.61%) Tester
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Automation Tester
3 8 (16.33%) SAP Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Web Automation Tester
3 8 (16.33%) Web Tester
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Test Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Java Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) NoSQL Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) QA Test Manager
4 4 (8.16%) QC Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Quality Manager
4 4 (8.16%) SAP Manager
4 4 (8.16%) SAP Test Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) SIEM Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) J2EE
1 4 (8.16%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (8.16%) SAP PI
1 4 (8.16%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (38.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (30.61%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Solaris
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Cyber Resilience
1 47 (95.92%) Risk Management
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Regression Testing
3 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
3 19 (38.78%) Test Management
3 19 (38.78%) Test Strategy
4 15 (30.61%) Issue Tracking
4 15 (30.61%) Open Source
4 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
4 15 (30.61%) User Stories
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) ITSM
5 8 (16.33%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (10.20%) Security Operations
7 4 (8.16%) Presales
7 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.16%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (8.16%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (8.16%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.16%) Apex Code
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (73.47%) Degree
2 19 (38.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (38.78%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.24%) CISSP
4 4 (8.16%) CISM
4 4 (8.16%) Master's Degree
4 4 (8.16%) MBA
5 2 (4.08%) CISA
5 2 (4.08%) OSCP
5 2 (4.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Nessus
1 4 (8.16%) Nmap
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco
2 12 (24.49%) SAP
3 11 (22.45%) CheckPoint
3 11 (22.45%) Palo Alto
4 4 (8.16%) Ariba
4 4 (8.16%) Concur
4 4 (8.16%) Informatica
4 4 (8.16%) Jitterbit
4 4 (8.16%) NetWitness
4 4 (8.16%) Qualys
4 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
4 4 (8.16%) Splunk
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.04%) Crossbeam
7 1 (2.04%) F5
7 1 (2.04%) Juniper
7 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire