Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 60 25
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35 +28
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 42 20 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.50% 4.47% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 4.93% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 55
Cheltenham median annual salary £39,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.54% -18.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,550 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £69,375 £53,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.38% -3.61%

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 600 406 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 92.88% 90.83% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 508 334 570
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,225 £29,425
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.11%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 14 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) Windows
5 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
6 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (21.43%) .NET
6 9 (21.43%) Perl
6 9 (21.43%) MVC
6 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 8 (19.05%) HTML5
7 8 (19.05%) Aerospace
7 8 (19.05%) C
7 8 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (16.67%) SDLC
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) Java
8 7 (16.67%) Python
8 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (16.67%) Web Development
9 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 6 (14.29%) Linux
9 6 (14.29%) Apache Cordova

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 1 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) DataStage
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 3 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (4.76%) Maven
6 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
7 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.05%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.90%) Electronics
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.90%) Military
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Junior
3 8 (19.05%) Junior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Graduate
5 6 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Test Scripter
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) CSS
1 12 (28.57%) HTML
2 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
3 9 (21.43%) .NET
4 8 (19.05%) HTML5
5 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
6 6 (14.29%) CSS3
6 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (14.29%) PhoneGap
6 6 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.14%) jQuery
7 3 (7.14%) JSON
7 3 (7.14%) Spring
8 2 (4.76%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
8 2 (4.76%) XML
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.38%) Java EE
9 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.90%) CAN bus
5 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.38%) Fintech
6 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.67%) SDLC
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 5 (11.90%) Mobile Development
6 5 (11.90%) Post-Production
6 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
6 5 (11.90%) Validation
7 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.52%) Time Management
8 3 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) Perl
4 8 (19.05%) C
5 7 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) Embedded C
6 5 (11.90%) Tcl
6 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) VBA
9 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.14%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Talend
4 1 (2.38%) Thunderhead
4 1 (2.38%) XMPie