The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Customer Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Engagement over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Engagement
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 111 125
Rank change year-on-year +22 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Customer Engagement 18 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 1.02% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.13% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 13
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,331 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.66% -  

Customer Engagement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1092 1596 1955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.13% 90.37% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1242 1420
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Customer Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Customer Engagement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Engagement in Reading

Customer Engagement
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Customer Engagement in Reading.

Salary trend for Customer Engagement in Reading

Customer Engagement
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Engagement in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Customer Engagement in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Customer Engagement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Customer Engagement.

1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 15 (55.56%) Internet
3 10 (37.04%) SOA
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (33.33%) REST
4 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 9 (33.33%) Spring
4 9 (33.33%) Maven
4 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (33.33%) Java SE
4 9 (33.33%) Java EE
4 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 9 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) SOAP
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) JBoss
4 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 9 (33.33%) IntelliJ
4 9 (33.33%) JMS
4 9 (33.33%) IBM
4 9 (33.33%) FTP
4 9 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 9 (33.33%) BEA
4 9 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 7 (25.93%) VMware

Customer Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (33.33%) JBoss
2 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (22.22%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
1 15 (55.56%) Internet
2 9 (33.33%) FTP
3 6 (22.22%) IPsec
3 6 (22.22%) SSL
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Broadband
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 9 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
1 9 (33.33%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (22.22%) Billing
1 6 (22.22%) Legal
1 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Platform Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) SAP Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Account Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Account Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Java EE
1 9 (33.33%) Java SE
1 9 (33.33%) JMS
1 9 (33.33%) REST
1 9 (33.33%) SOAP
1 9 (33.33%) Spring
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
1 9 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (22.22%) Blog
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Fintech
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) SOA
2 9 (33.33%) Open Source
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Presales
4 6 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (22.22%) Demand Management
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps
4 6 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 6 (22.22%) Logistics
4 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 6 (22.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) PLM
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.70%) MBA
4 1 (3.70%) MBCS
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) BEA
2 9 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) SAP
4 6 (22.22%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com