Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 22 120 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 14.10% 38.22% 18.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.89% 40.13% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 29
Cornwall median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +62.79% +10.26%
10th Percentile £26,450 £23,275 £17,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £41,375 £42,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% +8.11%

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 Cornwall with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 123 299 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 78.85% 95.22% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 96 135 122
Cornwall median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,500 £18,800
90th Percentile £53,750 £70,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Cornwall

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Cornwall

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Cornwall over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Cornwall

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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
St Ives +3 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Newquay -8 6 - -
Callington - 2 £26,500 -
Redruth - 1 £30,000 - 2
Problem-Solving
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cornwall region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (31.82%) Degree
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (31.82%) SLA
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (31.82%) User Experience
5 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) IaaS
5 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (27.27%) PaaS
5 6 (27.27%) Proactive Management
5 6 (27.27%) Decision-Making
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (27.27%) MCSA
5 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) ITSM
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Replication
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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 (4.55%) Marvel
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) InVision
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (27.27%) IaaS
2 6 (27.27%) PaaS
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (13.64%) Office 365
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DBA
1 7 (31.82%) SQL DBA
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Healthcare Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (22.73%) Replication
4 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (27.27%) Decision-Making
3 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITSM
3 6 (27.27%) Proactive Management
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 6 (27.27%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V2
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) MCSA
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) IFS
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau