Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 137 161 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Basingstoke 16.57% 10.70% 13.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.89% 11.42% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 119 124 184
Median annual salary £57,500 £46,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.99% -13.02% +34.38%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,000 £30,425
90th Percentile £68,000 £86,250 £87,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +6.67%

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 766 1,410 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 92.62% 93.69% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 523 1,104 1,105
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,714
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.35% +0.50%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Basingstoke

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in Basingstoke.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Basingstoke

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 75 (54.74%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (50.36%) SQL
2 69 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (41.61%) C#
4 52 (37.96%) C++
5 41 (29.93%) .NET
6 40 (29.20%) HTML
6 40 (29.20%) JavaScript
6 40 (29.20%) Web Services
7 37 (27.01%) Mentoring
8 36 (26.28%) Java
9 35 (25.55%) Linux
10 32 (23.36%) Degree
11 30 (21.90%) C
12 29 (21.17%) Git (software)
13 28 (20.44%) REST
13 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (18.98%) MySQL
14 26 (18.98%) Windows
14 26 (18.98%) Python
15 24 (17.52%) Technology Roadmap
16 23 (16.79%) Software Engineering
17 22 (16.06%) Data Analysis
17 22 (16.06%) CSS
17 22 (16.06%) Migration
18 21 (15.33%) WinForms
18 21 (15.33%) Test Automation
19 20 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
20 19 (13.87%) T-SQL
20 19 (13.87%) VB.NET

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 10 (7.30%) IIS
2 4 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Azure
2 4 (2.92%) Office 365
3 3 (2.19%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.22%) RTP
2 10 (7.30%) WAN
3 7 (5.11%) Firewall
3 7 (5.11%) LAN
4 6 (4.38%) MPLS
4 6 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.92%) DHCP
6 4 (2.92%) DNS
6 4 (2.92%) MRTG
6 4 (2.92%) VLAN
6 4 (2.92%) VPN
7 3 (2.19%) CTI
7 3 (2.19%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.19%) Network Security
8 2 (1.46%) PBX
9 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) MySQL
2 11 (8.03%) Neo4j
2 11 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (8.03%) Redis
3 7 (5.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.19%) Power BI
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (21.17%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.19%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.19%) Selenium
4 2 (1.46%) JIRA
5 1 (0.73%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.73%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (13.14%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.30%) Finance
3 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.19%) Back Office
4 3 (2.19%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.73%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (33.58%) Developer
2 22 (16.06%) Architect
2 22 (16.06%) C# Developer
3 20 (14.60%) .NET Developer
4 18 (13.14%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (10.22%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Analyst
6 13 (9.49%) Applications Architect
6 13 (9.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Backend Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (7.30%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.57%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.84%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.84%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (5.84%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.93%) .NET
2 40 (29.20%) HTML
2 40 (29.20%) Web Services
3 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 28 (20.44%) REST
4 22 (16.06%) CSS
5 21 (15.33%) WinForms
6 19 (13.87%) AngularJS
6 19 (13.87%) HTML5
6 19 (13.87%) jQuery
6 19 (13.87%) PhoneGap
6 19 (13.87%) WebRTC
6 19 (13.87%) WPF
7 18 (13.14%) XSLT
8 15 (10.95%) ASP.NET
9 14 (10.22%) .NET Core
10 11 (8.03%) gRPC
10 11 (8.03%) Kafka
11 10 (7.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (7.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (54.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.49%) User Experience
3 11 (8.03%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.92%) PMI
4 4 (2.92%) Replication
5 3 (2.19%) CMDB
6 2 (1.46%) IVR
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.73%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) NHS
7 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.55%) Linux
2 26 (18.98%) Windows
3 11 (8.03%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.38%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.92%) CentOS
6 3 (2.19%) Fedora
7 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (50.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.01%) Mentoring
3 24 (17.52%) Technology Roadmap
4 23 (16.79%) Software Engineering
5 22 (16.06%) Data Analysis
5 22 (16.06%) Migration
6 21 (15.33%) Test Automation
7 18 (13.14%) MVC
7 18 (13.14%) SOA
8 12 (8.76%) Computer Science
9 11 (8.03%) Data Science
10 10 (7.30%) Scrum
11 9 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.57%) ITIL
12 8 (5.84%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.84%) Project Management
12 8 (5.84%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.11%) Functional Testing
13 7 (5.11%) IT Strategy
13 7 (5.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (50.36%) SQL
2 57 (41.61%) C#
3 52 (37.96%) C++
4 40 (29.20%) JavaScript
5 36 (26.28%) Java
6 30 (21.90%) C
7 26 (18.98%) Python
8 19 (13.87%) T-SQL
8 19 (13.87%) VB.NET
9 12 (8.76%) Go
10 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (23.36%) Degree
2 8 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.92%) MCP
5 4 (2.92%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.19%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.46%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.46%) IIBA
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) QA
1 6 (4.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.03%) Docker
2 7 (5.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.92%) KVM
4 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) SCCM
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.46%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (13.87%) Xamarin
2 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.03%) Cisco
4 9 (6.57%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.11%) Remedy
6 6 (4.38%) Meraki
6 6 (4.38%) Riverbed
7 5 (3.65%) CA
7 5 (3.65%) HP
8 4 (2.92%) BMC
8 4 (2.92%) Dell
9 3 (2.19%) Juniper
9 3 (2.19%) McAfee
9 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.73%) Brocade
10 1 (0.73%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle
10 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.73%) SAP
10 1 (0.73%) VMware