Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Task Automation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 251 283
Rank change year-on-year +45 +32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Task Automation 39 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.68% 0.21% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 7
Berkshire median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +19.05% -26.96%
10th Percentile £45,500 £33,375 £37,600
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £69,000
South East median annual salary £52,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +38.67% -21.05% -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 5,241 6,015 6,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.85% 89.10% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,116 4,800 5,273
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +22 19 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Maidenhead - 15 £50,000 -
Newbury - 2 £38,750 -
Slough -15 1 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Task Automation
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 35 (89.74%) Python
2 32 (82.05%) Linux
3 26 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 22 (56.41%) Windows
5 21 (53.85%) ITIL
6 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
7 19 (48.72%) C
8 18 (46.15%) Perl
8 18 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (46.15%) Bash Shell
9 17 (43.59%) Java
9 17 (43.59%) Oracle
9 17 (43.59%) WebLogic
9 17 (43.59%) Unix
9 17 (43.59%) Shell Script
9 17 (43.59%) DevOps
10 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
11 15 (38.46%) C++
11 15 (38.46%) J2EE
11 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
11 15 (38.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 15 (38.46%) Informatica
11 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (38.46%) Riverbed
11 15 (38.46%) Windows 10
12 12 (30.77%) Ansible
12 12 (30.77%) Migration
13 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification

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 17 (43.59%) WebLogic
2 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.26%) nginx
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) SaaS
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.13%) CloudFront
4 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.13%) Route 53
4 2 (5.13%) Serverless
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
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 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (10.26%) PowerCenter
4 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.13%) DB2
5 2 (5.13%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (5.13%) Power BI
5 2 (5.13%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Toad
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) gulp
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.56%) WiX
General
1 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) CloudOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) SSRS Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) J2EE
2 11 (28.21%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.56%) Celery
4 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) React
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.56%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (2.56%) Twisted
4 1 (2.56%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) BBC
2 6 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) Windows
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
4 17 (43.59%) Unix
5 15 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (38.46%) Windows 10
5 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (28.21%) CentOS
7 2 (5.13%) AIX
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris
8 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 17 (43.59%) DevOps
3 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (30.77%) Migration
5 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Logistics
6 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
6 4 (10.26%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (10.26%) Sprint Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
7 3 (7.69%) Release Management
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 2 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 2 (5.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) Python
2 19 (48.72%) C
3 18 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 18 (46.15%) Perl
4 17 (43.59%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) Shell Script
5 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 15 (38.46%) C++
7 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) Ruby
9 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.13%) C#
10 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.56%) C-shell
11 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) iptables
2 1 (2.56%) Postfix
2 1 (2.56%) Squid
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (30.77%) Ansible
3 11 (28.21%) Kibana
3 11 (28.21%) Terraform
3 11 (28.21%) ZABBIX
4 5 (12.82%) Puppet
5 4 (10.26%) Capistrano
5 4 (10.26%) Nagios
5 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.13%) Grafana
6 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle
3 15 (38.46%) Informatica
3 15 (38.46%) Riverbed
4 11 (28.21%) Google
5 6 (15.38%) New Relic
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.13%) Epicor
7 2 (5.13%) HP
7 2 (5.13%) MuleSoft
7 2 (5.13%) Sage
7 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.13%) Tableau