Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 32 46 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.82% 11.41% 12.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 12.11% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 35
10th Percentile " £19,750 £24,600
25th Percentile £28,500 £19,938 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,000 £31,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.20% -21.88% +6.67%
75th Percentile £44,688 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,875 £51,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% -2.50%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 377 380 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 92.18% 94.29% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 291 331 313
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £22,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -2.60%
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +6.51% +0.60%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Derbyshire

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in Derbyshire.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Derbyshire

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Derbyshire

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. 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
Derby +5 25 £35,000 +62.79% 7
Chesterfield -10 2 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Problem-Solving
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (28.13%) SLA
4 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (28.13%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Azure
5 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (21.88%) LAN
6 7 (21.88%) WLAN
6 7 (21.88%) WAN
6 7 (21.88%) Citrix
6 7 (21.88%) AS400
6 7 (21.88%) Firewall
6 7 (21.88%) VMware
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
6 7 (21.88%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (21.88%) Proactive Management

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Azure Functions
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.25%) Serverless
3 1 (3.13%) AWS
3 1 (3.13%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
1 7 (21.88%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
1 7 (21.88%) WLAN
2 4 (12.50%) SSH
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.25%) GCC
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (12.50%) Automotive
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) IT Support
3 7 (21.88%) IT Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior IT Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Technical Support
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Support
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 4 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) CSS
2 8 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (12.50%) CSS3
3 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
3 4 (12.50%) Laravel
3 4 (12.50%) Sass
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) WinForms
4 3 (9.38%) Backbone.js
4 3 (9.38%) React
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Core
5 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.13%) Node.js
6 1 (3.13%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) AS400
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.25%) SCADA
5 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) DevOps
2 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
2 7 (21.88%) Proactive Management
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) B2B
4 4 (12.50%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (12.50%) Project Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Data Extraction
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Product Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) C
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.25%) VBA
8 1 (3.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Google
4 4 (12.50%) Telerik
5 2 (6.25%) JD Edwards