Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basildon 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - +23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon 1.89% - 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Basildon median annual salary £35,000 - £32,500
10th Percentile £32,500 - £31,250
90th Percentile £37,500 - £53,000
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +14.29%

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 Basildon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basildon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 96 54 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basildon 90.57% 85.71% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75 34 56
Basildon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,900 £25,625
90th Percentile £55,750 £60,000 £60,625
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,924
% change year-on-year -5.56% -4.10% +17.31%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Basildon

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Basildon

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft