Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 19 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 25 18 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 13.89% 9.38% 52.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.43% 11.18% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 69
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +33.33% -23.08%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £59,000 £44,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% - +4.00%

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 162 161 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 90.00% 83.85% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 111 117 197
Abingdon median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -9.64%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £23,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (40.00%) SQL
1 10 (40.00%) Python
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) VLAN
6 5 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory

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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (20.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) VLAN
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) Wireless
4 4 (16.00%) Broadband
5 1 (4.00%) BGP
5 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) IPv6
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) GitLab
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Games
2 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) QA Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (16.00%) QA Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Software Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Software Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Software QA Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Software Tester
2 4 (16.00%) Support Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Swing
1 1 (4.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (36.00%) Scrum
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) API Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Data Science
5 4 (16.00%) Line Management
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) SDET
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) MCP
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle