Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Creative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Creative Thinking over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Thinking
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 162 173
Rank change year-on-year +118 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Creative Thinking 218 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.78% 0.93% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 1.02% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 5
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% +71.43%
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% - +33.80%

Creative Thinking 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,482 3,442 3,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.36% 91.54% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,248 2,638 2,612
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,050 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Creative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Creative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Creative Thinking in Cambridgeshire

Creative Thinking
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Thinking within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 204 £23,250 - 15
Cambridge +4 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Creative Thinking
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Creative Thinking 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Creative Thinking.

1 171 (78.44%) Finance
2 90 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (22.02%) Problem-Solving
5 38 (17.43%) TDD
6 37 (16.97%) Mentoring
6 37 (16.97%) Coaching
7 35 (16.06%) OO
8 33 (15.14%) Marketing
9 32 (14.68%) Software Engineering
10 25 (11.47%) Extreme Programming
10 25 (11.47%) SQL
10 25 (11.47%) Technical Architecture
11 23 (10.55%) SQL Server
12 22 (10.09%) Analytics
13 19 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (8.72%) .NET
13 19 (8.72%) Lean Thinking
14 18 (8.26%) Degree
15 16 (7.34%) JavaScript
15 16 (7.34%) Business Analysis
15 16 (7.34%) Docker
16 15 (6.88%) Node.js
16 15 (6.88%) CRM
16 15 (6.88%) HTML
17 14 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (6.42%) Legal
17 14 (6.42%) MongoDB
17 14 (6.42%) jQuery
17 14 (6.42%) Time Management

Creative Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (2.75%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.83%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.38%) IIS
3 3 (1.38%) WordPress
4 2 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.83%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.83%) Google Tag Manager
4 3 (1.38%) Office 365
4 3 (1.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) ATM
1 2 (0.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.42%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.50%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (5.05%) Big Data
5 9 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.21%) Power BI
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.38%) Redis
10 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.92%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.46%) OLAP
11 1 (0.46%) QlikView
11 1 (0.46%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 8 (3.67%) NUnit
2 5 (2.29%) Bugzilla
3 4 (1.83%) ReSharper
3 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.38%) Capybara
4 3 (1.38%) gulp
4 3 (1.38%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.38%) Protractor
4 3 (1.38%) Selenium
4 3 (1.38%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.38%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.38%) webpack
5 2 (0.92%) JIRA
5 2 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 171 (78.44%) Finance
2 33 (15.14%) Marketing
3 14 (6.42%) Legal
4 6 (2.75%) German Language
5 5 (2.29%) Law
5 5 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.83%) Games
7 2 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (17.89%) Analyst
2 25 (11.47%) Technical Leader
3 17 (7.80%) Business Analyst
4 15 (6.88%) Architect
5 14 (6.42%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.50%) Senior Manager
7 10 (4.59%) Associate Director
7 10 (4.59%) Developer
8 8 (3.67%) CRM Executive
8 8 (3.67%) Lead Business Analyst
8 8 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.21%) Applications Architect
9 7 (3.21%) Project Manager
10 6 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Finance Manager
10 6 (2.75%) Operations Director
10 6 (2.75%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Systems Architect
10 6 (2.75%) Telesales Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.72%) .NET
2 15 (6.88%) HTML
2 15 (6.88%) Node.js
3 14 (6.42%) jQuery
4 11 (5.05%) CSS
5 10 (4.59%) .NET Core
6 9 (4.13%) Web Services
7 5 (2.29%) XSLT
8 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (1.38%) Jest
9 3 (1.38%) Redux
9 3 (1.38%) RESTful
10 2 (0.92%) SOAP
11 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (5.05%) User Experience
3 8 (3.67%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.75%) Life Science
5 5 (2.29%) Social Media
6 4 (1.83%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.92%) Clustering
7 2 (0.92%) iSeries
7 2 (0.92%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.46%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.21%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (22.02%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (17.43%) TDD
4 37 (16.97%) Coaching
4 37 (16.97%) Mentoring
5 35 (16.06%) OO
6 32 (14.68%) Software Engineering
7 25 (11.47%) Extreme Programming
7 25 (11.47%) Technical Architecture
8 22 (10.09%) Analytics
9 19 (8.72%) Lean Thinking
10 16 (7.34%) Business Analysis
11 15 (6.88%) CRM
12 14 (6.42%) Data Science
12 14 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.42%) Time Management
13 13 (5.96%) Decision-Making
13 13 (5.96%) Line Management
14 12 (5.50%) People Management
15 11 (5.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.47%) SQL
2 16 (7.34%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.59%) Python
4 9 (4.13%) C#
5 6 (2.75%) Scala
6 5 (2.29%) R
7 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.38%) C
8 3 (1.38%) ES6
8 3 (1.38%) PHP
9 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.92%) RPG
9 2 (0.92%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (8.26%) Degree
2 6 (2.75%) MCIPD
3 4 (1.83%) ACCA
3 4 (1.83%) CIMA
4 3 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.92%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.46%) PhD
6 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.92%) IFRS
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.34%) Docker
2 5 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.83%) KVM
3 4 (1.83%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (3.21%) Tableau
2 5 (2.29%) Adobe
3 4 (1.83%) Google
3 4 (1.83%) Tealium
4 3 (1.38%) Citrix
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.92%) BEA
5 2 (0.92%) IBM
5 2 (0.92%) NetApp
6 1 (0.46%) Facebook
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com