Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 47 34
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 42 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.40% 4.67% 8.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 5.07% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 46
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £35,800 £21,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,375 £62,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.23%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 449 473 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 89.80% 92.02% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 349 414 526
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £28,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% -2.35%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Python
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (33.33%) Unix
3 14 (33.33%) ITIL
3 14 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 14 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 14 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 14 (33.33%) SciPy
3 14 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 14 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 14 (33.33%) Analytics
3 14 (33.33%) Pandas
3 14 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 14 (33.33%) scikit-learn
3 14 (33.33%) Data Science
4 13 (30.95%) Java
5 12 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
5 12 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 12 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (28.57%) Neo4j
5 12 (28.57%) Scala
5 12 (28.57%) Retail
5 12 (28.57%) JSON
5 12 (28.57%) Cypher
5 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (28.57%) DevOps

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 12 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 6 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) DSL
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Neo4j
2 8 (19.05%) Big Data
3 6 (14.29%) Data Lake
3 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) GIS
7 1 (2.38%) Spatial Data
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) IT Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Data Scientist
4 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Data Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Graduate
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery Coordinator
8 1 (2.38%) CRM Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.38%) ERP Manager
8 1 (2.38%) GIS Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Pandas
1 14 (33.33%) scikit-learn
1 14 (33.33%) SciPy
2 12 (28.57%) JSON
2 12 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 6 (14.29%) Apache Avro
3 6 (14.29%) Kafka
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Unix
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Analytics
1 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 14 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 14 (33.33%) Data Science
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
1 14 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 12 (28.57%) DevOps
2 12 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (28.57%) SDLC
3 10 (23.81%) Visualisation
4 8 (19.05%) Complexity Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) Data Management
6 6 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 6 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
6 6 (14.29%) Data Stewardship
6 6 (14.29%) Open Source
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Python
3 14 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 13 (30.95%) Java
5 12 (28.57%) Cypher
5 12 (28.57%) Scala
6 6 (14.29%) Clojure
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.76%) PhD
5 1 (2.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Sybase
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Draytek
5 1 (2.38%) ESRI
5 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.38%) Sophos
5 1 (2.38%) Veeam
5 1 (2.38%) VMware