Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 37 149 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 19.47% 38.21% 38.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 40.60% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 23
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +66.67% -19.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £33,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £54,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%

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 185 367 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 97.37% 94.10% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 121 160 133
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +42.86% -20.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% -1.11%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 22 (59.46%) Mathematics
1 22 (59.46%) Analytics
2 21 (56.76%) Data Science
3 18 (48.65%) Computer Science
4 17 (45.95%) Test Automation
5 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Data Analysis
6 14 (37.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (37.84%) Algorithms
7 13 (35.14%) Python
8 12 (32.43%) Java
9 11 (29.73%) C#
10 10 (27.03%) C++
11 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
11 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
12 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
12 8 (21.62%) C
13 7 (18.92%) PhD
13 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
13 7 (18.92%) Project Management
13 7 (18.92%) Regression Testing
13 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
13 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
13 7 (18.92%) Load Testing
13 7 (18.92%) Security Testing
13 7 (18.92%) Life Science
13 7 (18.92%) R
13 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
13 7 (18.92%) Non-Functional Testing

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 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Broadband
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VLAN
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Ant
1 2 (5.41%) GitLab
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 14 (37.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Test Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Graduate
3 7 (18.92%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Software Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Software Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Support Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Swing
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) EJB
2 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.41%) JAXB
2 2 (5.41%) JAXP
2 2 (5.41%) JDBC
2 2 (5.41%) JMS
2 2 (5.41%) JSP
2 2 (5.41%) Kafka
2 2 (5.41%) Servlets
2 2 (5.41%) Spring
2 2 (5.41%) Struts
3 1 (2.70%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Algorithms
2 7 (18.92%) Life Science
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) EPoS
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Analytics
1 22 (59.46%) Mathematics
2 21 (56.76%) Data Science
3 18 (48.65%) Computer Science
4 17 (45.95%) Test Automation
5 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Data Analysis
7 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
8 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
9 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
9 7 (18.92%) Line Management
9 7 (18.92%) Load Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Project Management
9 7 (18.92%) Regression Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
9 7 (18.92%) Security Testing
9 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Python
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) C#
4 10 (27.03%) C++
5 8 (21.62%) C
6 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
6 7 (18.92%) R
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.41%) Java 8
9 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
2 7 (18.92%) PhD
3 6 (16.22%) Degree
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.41%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) SAP