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

Problem-Solving
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 59 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 39 28 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.79% 5.91% 7.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 6.39% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 52
Cheltenham median annual salary £41,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.33% -25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,500 £23,050
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £53,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +26.43% -6.67% -6.25%

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 639 438 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 94.81% 92.41% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 514 377 636
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% +16.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,300 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +9.88%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 (35.90%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) Python
3 9 (23.08%) C
3 9 (23.08%) Perl
3 9 (23.08%) Aerospace
3 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) C#
5 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 7 (17.95%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (12.82%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) Linux
7 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
7 5 (12.82%) HTTP

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 (2.56%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) DataStage
4 1 (2.56%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Spatial Data
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.08%) Aerospace
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Military
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Scripter
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
5 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Database Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Email Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Pensions Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) CSS
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.56%) CSS3
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Java EE
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) React
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) CAN bus
3 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) SDLC
2 7 (17.95%) Validation
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.82%) Post-Production
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (10.26%) SysML
5 4 (10.26%) Time Management
6 3 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.69%) CRM
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) C
1 9 (23.08%) Perl
1 9 (23.08%) Python
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Java
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Tcl
5 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) VBA
8 1 (2.56%) ES6
8 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) DO-178B
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.56%) ESRI
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) Talend
3 1 (2.56%) Thunderhead
3 1 (2.56%) XMPie