Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Strategic Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Thinking over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Thinking
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 139 175
Rank change year-on-year +5 +36 +25
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Thinking 11 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.56% 0.71% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.83% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 0
Reading median annual salary £50,165 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.35% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £50,165 £33,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +48.64% -32.50% -16.67%

Strategic Thinking 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,787 2,177 2,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.53% 85.98% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,779 1,980
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Strategic Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Strategic Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Thinking in Reading

Strategic Thinking
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Strategic Thinking in Reading

Strategic Thinking
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking in Reading over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Strategic Thinking in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking 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 Reading region with a requirement for Strategic Thinking.

1 7 (63.64%) Technical Leadership
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration

Strategic Thinking
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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Lead Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Business Solution Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Developer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Leadership
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) PQQ
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Thought Leadership
6 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft