Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 175 313
Rank change year-on-year -84 +138 -
Permanent jobs citing Digital Economy 6 93 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.087% 1.39% 0.074%
As % of the General category 0.27% 4.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 7
Berkshire median annual salary - £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -
South East median annual salary £35,691 £50,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -28.62% +38.89% -28.00%

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 2,236 2,187 3,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.37% 32.66% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,656 1,566 2,905
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,200
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -1.10% +1.11%

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
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 27 May 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 -66 4 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Digital Economy
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Cyber Resilience
3 2 (33.33%) Accounts Payable
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) JMeter
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Web Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Web Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Cyber Resilience
2 4 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Accounts Payable
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle