The table below looks at the statistics for Problem Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Management
Rank 108 84 96
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem Management 28 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 2.25% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 2.59% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 20
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £37,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +1.97%
Problem Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1654 1580 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.07% 86.86% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1243 1196
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,576 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Problem Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Problem Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Problem Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Bristol region.

Problem Management Salary Trend in Bristol

Problem Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Problem Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Problem Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management.

1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) Finance
3 28 (54.90%) WebLogic
3 28 (54.90%) JBoss
3 28 (54.90%) Banking
3 28 (54.90%) WebSphere
3 28 (54.90%) Degree
3 28 (54.90%) Computer Science
4 26 (50.98%) GWT
4 26 (50.98%) Unit Testing
4 26 (50.98%) Eclipse RCP
4 26 (50.98%) Software Engineering
4 26 (50.98%) Java
4 26 (50.98%) Eclipse
5 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
5 23 (45.10%) Spring
6 22 (43.14%) Relational Database
6 22 (43.14%) Oracle
6 22 (43.14%) ITIL
6 22 (43.14%) RDBMS
7 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (41.18%) VMware
7 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (39.22%) TDD
8 20 (39.22%) Scrum
8 20 (39.22%) Maven
8 20 (39.22%) Google
8 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
8 20 (39.22%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (39.22%) Continuous Integration

Problem Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Problem Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Problem Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (54.90%) WebLogic
1 28 (54.90%) JBoss
1 28 (54.90%) WebSphere
2 20 (39.22%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) VPN
1 2 (3.92%) MPLS
1 2 (3.92%) VLAN
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 22 (43.14%) RDBMS
2 22 (43.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (50.98%) Eclipse
1 26 (50.98%) Eclipse RCP
2 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
2 20 (39.22%) Maven
2 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
2 20 (39.22%) Ant
2 20 (39.22%) JUnit
General
1 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 28 (54.90%) Banking
3 14 (27.45%) French Language
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Software Engineer
2 20 (39.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Consultant
4 8 (15.69%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Junior
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Junior C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Junior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Graduate Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) GWT
2 23 (45.10%) Spring
3 20 (39.22%) OSGi
3 20 (39.22%) XML
3 20 (39.22%) XSLT
3 20 (39.22%) JMS
3 20 (39.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 20 (39.22%) J2EE
3 20 (39.22%) JSP
3 20 (39.22%) Servlets
4 6 (11.76%) Struts
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) SWT
5 3 (5.88%) MyBatis
6 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.92%) .NET
6 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (54.90%) Computer Science
2 20 (39.22%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (39.22%) SWIFT
2 20 (39.22%) Client/Server
2 20 (39.22%) N-Tier
3 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) UNIX
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Software Engineering
1 26 (50.98%) Unit Testing
2 22 (43.14%) ITIL
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (39.22%) TDD
4 20 (39.22%) Scrum
4 20 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (39.22%) UML
5 18 (35.29%) Service Management
6 15 (29.41%) Validation
7 12 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.88%) Project Management
10 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.92%) ITSM
10 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
10 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) Degree
2 17 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 21 (41.18%) VMware
3 20 (39.22%) Google
4 14 (27.45%) Sybase
5 12 (23.53%) BEA
6 8 (15.69%) IBM
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft