Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 134 77 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 41.49% 32.91% 44.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.97% 35.48% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 45
Abingdon median annual salary £48,750 £34,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.29% +10.32% -21.25%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,775 £22,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,125 £50,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.64% -1.19%

Problem-Solving 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 Abingdon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 298 217 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 92.26% 92.74% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 132 123 174
Abingdon median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.83% -10.56%
10th Percentile £23,825 £28,100 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £56,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Abingdon

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Abingdon.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Abingdon

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Abingdon over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Problem-Solving 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 95 (70.90%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (70.15%) Sophos
3 82 (61.19%) Python
4 77 (57.46%) Test Automation
5 63 (47.01%) C++
6 60 (44.78%) Windows
7 56 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
8 53 (39.55%) Linux
9 51 (38.06%) Java
10 49 (36.57%) Software Engineering
11 37 (27.61%) C#
12 35 (26.12%) Mentoring
13 33 (24.63%) Pair Programming
14 31 (23.13%) JavaScript
15 30 (22.39%) Regression Testing
16 27 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (19.40%) Perl
18 25 (18.66%) SQL
19 22 (16.42%) Coaching
19 22 (16.42%) Degree
20 20 (14.93%) Perforce
21 19 (14.18%) QA
21 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
22 18 (13.43%) WinDbg
22 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
22 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
22 18 (13.43%) HTML
22 18 (13.43%) DNS

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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 8 (5.97%) CMS
2 5 (3.73%) Confluence
3 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.15%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.24%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.43%) DNS
2 10 (7.46%) HTTP
2 10 (7.46%) SSL
2 10 (7.46%) Wireshark
3 9 (6.72%) Internet
4 8 (5.97%) SMTP
5 5 (3.73%) Broadband
6 2 (1.49%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.75%) BGP
7 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.75%) Firewall
7 1 (0.75%) IPv6
7 1 (0.75%) MPLS
7 1 (0.75%) OSPF
7 1 (0.75%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.94%) Big Data
3 13 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.96%) MySQL
5 10 (7.46%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.97%) Data Mining
6 8 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) WinDbg
2 13 (9.70%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.70%) JIRA
3 12 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.96%) Subversion
4 8 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (5.97%) Bitbucket
4 8 (5.97%) IDA Disassembler
4 8 (5.97%) OllyDbg
4 8 (5.97%) TestRail
5 5 (3.73%) GitLab
6 4 (2.99%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (11.19%) Marketing
2 10 (7.46%) Finance
3 9 (6.72%) Games
4 4 (2.99%) Publishing
5 3 (2.24%) Back Office
5 3 (2.24%) Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
5 3 (2.24%) Retail
6 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (29.10%) Software Engineer
2 31 (23.13%) Developer
3 14 (10.45%) Graduate
3 14 (10.45%) Server Engineer
3 14 (10.45%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (10.45%) Windows Server Engineer
4 13 (9.70%) Python Developer
5 12 (8.96%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) QA Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Development Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Escalation Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Product Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) QA Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Data Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.43%) HTML
2 10 (7.46%) CSS
2 10 (7.46%) jQuery
3 8 (5.97%) MDX
3 8 (5.97%) Regular Expression
3 8 (5.97%) XML
4 7 (5.22%) Web Services
5 5 (3.73%) REST
6 4 (2.99%) .NET
6 4 (2.99%) Laravel
7 3 (2.24%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.24%) Dojo
7 3 (2.24%) DOM
7 3 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (1.49%) CSS3
8 2 (1.49%) HTML5
8 2 (1.49%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (41.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.72%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.97%) Blog
3 8 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.97%) Spread Betting
4 5 (3.73%) Life Science
5 3 (2.24%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Robotics
5 3 (2.24%) Tandem
6 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.49%) Fintech
6 2 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.78%) Windows
2 53 (39.55%) Linux
3 14 (10.45%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (70.90%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (57.46%) Test Automation
3 49 (36.57%) Software Engineering
4 35 (26.12%) Mentoring
5 33 (24.63%) Pair Programming
6 30 (22.39%) Regression Testing
7 26 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (16.42%) Coaching
9 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (12.69%) Functional Testing
10 17 (12.69%) TDD
11 16 (11.94%) Acceptance Criteria
11 16 (11.94%) Configuration Management
11 16 (11.94%) CRM
12 14 (10.45%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (9.70%) Workflow
14 12 (8.96%) Data Analysis
15 11 (8.21%) Process Improvement
16 10 (7.46%) Analytics
16 10 (7.46%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 82 (61.19%) Python
2 63 (47.01%) C++
3 51 (38.06%) Java
4 37 (27.61%) C#
5 31 (23.13%) JavaScript
6 26 (19.40%) Perl
7 25 (18.66%) SQL
8 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
9 10 (7.46%) VBScript
10 8 (5.97%) C
11 4 (2.99%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) VB
12 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (16.42%) Degree
2 8 (5.97%) MBA
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CCIE
4 1 (0.75%) CCNP
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.18%) QA
2 10 (7.46%) SLA
3 8 (5.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Docker
1 8 (5.97%) Hyper-V
1 8 (5.97%) KVM
1 8 (5.97%) VirtualBox
1 8 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Ansible
1 8 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (70.15%) Sophos
2 20 (14.93%) Perforce
3 10 (7.46%) Progress
4 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.97%) Cadence
5 8 (5.97%) Cognos
5 8 (5.97%) Tableau
6 5 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.24%) IBM
7 3 (2.24%) Pega
7 3 (2.24%) webMethods
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco
8 1 (0.75%) Juniper