Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Task Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Task Automation over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Task Automation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 236 273
Rank change year-on-year +14 +37 +28
Permanent jobs citing Task Automation 39 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 31
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,125 £33,375 £38,750
90th Percentile £69,675 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -9.52%

Task Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,587 5,476 7,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.50% 87.91% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4,412 4,287 5,992
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,775 £28,150 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Task Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Task Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Task Automation in Berkshire

Task Automation
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Task Automation in Berkshire

Task Automation
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Task Automation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Task Automation in Berkshire

Task Automation
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Task Automation within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 November 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 +24 29 £52,500 +28.83% 1
Newbury +14 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Bracknell - 3 £22,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £50,000 - 1
Slough -5 1 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Task Automation
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Task Automation 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 Task Automation.

1 30 (76.92%) Python
2 29 (74.36%) Linux
3 26 (66.67%) Ansible
4 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
5 19 (48.72%) Red Hat
6 18 (46.15%) Perl
6 18 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
7 17 (43.59%) Terraform
8 16 (41.03%) Ruby
9 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 12 (30.77%) C
9 12 (30.77%) DevOps
10 11 (28.21%) Migration
11 10 (25.64%) BBC
11 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
11 10 (25.64%) C#
11 10 (25.64%) Windows
11 10 (25.64%) ZABBIX
11 10 (25.64%) CentOS
11 10 (25.64%) Google
11 10 (25.64%) Finance
11 10 (25.64%) nginx
11 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
11 10 (25.64%) Kibana
11 10 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (25.64%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (23.08%) Docker
12 9 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (23.08%) HAProxy

Task Automation
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (25.64%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon Glacier
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon S3
2 7 (17.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 7 (17.95%) DHCP
3 7 (17.95%) FCoE
3 7 (17.95%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (17.95%) iSCSI
3 7 (17.95%) LAN
3 7 (17.95%) NAS
3 7 (17.95%) SAN
3 7 (17.95%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) SSH
4 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (23.08%) Redis
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.69%) Power BI
3 3 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.08%) WiX
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.56%) Grunt
5 1 (2.56%) gulp
5 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Python Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Project Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Coordinator
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) SSRS Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (23.08%) Celery
2 9 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (23.08%) SQLAlchemy
2 9 (23.08%) Twisted
2 9 (23.08%) wxWidgets
3 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.56%) Express
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.56%) React
5 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) BBC
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) CentOS
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 9 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) DevOps
2 11 (28.21%) Migration
3 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
4 9 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
5 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (17.95%) Coaching
6 7 (17.95%) Deployment Automation
6 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) ERP
7 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Python
2 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
3 18 (46.15%) Perl
4 16 (41.03%) Ruby
5 12 (30.77%) C
6 10 (25.64%) C#
7 9 (23.08%) Java
7 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (5.13%) C++
10 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.56%) C-shell
11 1 (2.56%) PHP
11 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
1 9 (23.08%) vSphere
2 7 (17.95%) Samba
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) iptables
3 1 (2.56%) Postfix
3 1 (2.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 26 (66.67%) Ansible
2 17 (43.59%) Terraform
3 10 (25.64%) Kibana
3 10 (25.64%) ZABBIX
4 9 (23.08%) HAProxy
5 8 (20.51%) Puppet
6 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (17.95%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (5.13%) Grafana
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Red Hat
2 10 (25.64%) Google
3 7 (17.95%) Centrify
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Epicor
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Progress
4 3 (7.69%) Sage
4 3 (7.69%) Tableau
5 2 (5.13%) Informatica
5 2 (5.13%) New Relic
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Riverbed