Problem-Solving Jobs in the East Midlands

Problem Solving
England > East Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands requiring Problem-Solving skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 6 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 694 319 635
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.94% 11.90% 17.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.77% 12.42% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 442 160 317
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
25th Percentile £28,500 £29,875 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £44,141 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.04% +5.10% +1.82%
75th Percentile £53,000 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £68,625 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,838 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.39% - +4.76%

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands

Problem-Solving falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the East Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,138 2,569 3,324
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 77.14% 95.86% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,761 1,194 2,007
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,140 £36,300 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +7.95%
75th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £60,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in the East Midlands

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in the East Midlands

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in the East Midlands

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire +10 198 £36,500 -8.75% 59
Nottinghamshire +15 183 £42,500 -26.09% 84
Derbyshire +19 135 £37,500 +7.14% 66
Northamptonshire +15 123 £42,500 +1.19% 62
Lincolnshire -10 53 £37,500 -21.88% 42
Problem-Solving
England

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (4.47%) Microsoft Exchange
2 25 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.02%) IIS
4 10 (1.44%) WordPress
5 8 (1.15%) Apache
6 3 (0.43%) CMS
7 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.14%) Drupal
8 1 (0.14%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.14%) TYPO3
8 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (7.20%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.58%) Sketch
6 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.14%) Autodesk Inventor
7 1 (0.14%) InDesign
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Misys Midas
2 7 (1.01%) Shopify
3 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.72%) Salesforce CRM
4 4 (0.58%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.43%) iTrent
5 3 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.14%) Magento
7 1 (0.14%) Primavera
7 1 (0.14%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 139 (20.03%) Azure
2 88 (12.68%) AWS
3 80 (11.53%) Microsoft 365
4 27 (3.89%) GCP
5 22 (3.17%) Power Platform
6 21 (3.03%) Entra ID
6 21 (3.03%) SaaS
7 16 (2.31%) Azure DevOps
8 12 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.59%) WhatsApp
10 9 (1.30%) Figma
11 8 (1.15%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (1.15%) Cloudflare
11 8 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
12 7 (1.01%) Google Workspace
13 6 (0.86%) Azure Storage
13 6 (0.86%) Google Sheets
14 5 (0.72%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.72%) GitHub
14 5 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.92%) Firewall
2 36 (5.19%) DNS
3 33 (4.76%) Network Security
4 29 (4.18%) VPN
5 28 (4.03%) Internet
6 26 (3.75%) TCP/IP
7 25 (3.60%) DHCP
8 16 (2.31%) SAN
8 16 (2.31%) Wireless
8 16 (2.31%) WLAN
9 12 (1.73%) WAN
10 11 (1.59%) LAN
11 9 (1.30%) Broadband
12 8 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.86%) SNMP
14 5 (0.72%) Hyperconnected
14 5 (0.72%) IPsec
15 4 (0.58%) HTTP
15 4 (0.58%) NAS
15 4 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.03%) Tableau
3 26 (3.75%) BigQuery
3 26 (3.75%) Looker
4 22 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.59%) MySQL
5 18 (2.59%) Power BI
6 16 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 13 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.86%) Data Lake
11 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.72%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.58%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (5.04%) Git
2 9 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.15%) JIRA
4 4 (0.58%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.43%) Appium
5 3 (0.43%) Gatling
5 3 (0.43%) GitLab
5 3 (0.43%) gulp
5 3 (0.43%) JBehave
5 3 (0.43%) JMeter
5 3 (0.43%) JUnit
5 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.29%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.14%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.14%) Subversion
7 1 (0.14%) Xcode
General
1 353 (50.86%) Social Skills
2 233 (33.57%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (16.43%) Retail
4 78 (11.24%) Presentation Skills
5 76 (10.95%) Finance
6 46 (6.63%) Manufacturing
7 38 (5.48%) Marketing
8 28 (4.03%) Law
8 28 (4.03%) Organisational Skills
9 17 (2.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 16 (2.31%) Automotive
11 14 (2.02%) Games
12 11 (1.59%) Electronics
12 11 (1.59%) Telecoms
13 10 (1.44%) Aerospace
13 10 (1.44%) Billing
13 10 (1.44%) Influencing Skills
14 9 (1.30%) Legal
14 9 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (1.30%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 86 (12.39%) Analyst
2 81 (11.67%) Support Engineer
3 63 (9.08%) Lead
4 59 (8.50%) Developer
5 56 (8.07%) IT Support
6 51 (7.35%) IT Engineer
7 48 (6.92%) Senior
8 36 (5.19%) Applications Support
9 34 (4.90%) Architect
10 31 (4.47%) Applications Engineer
11 30 (4.32%) Applications Support Engineer
12 29 (4.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 27 (3.89%) Data Analyst
14 26 (3.75%) Consultant
15 25 (3.60%) IT Support Engineer
16 22 (3.17%) IT Manager
17 21 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
18 19 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
19 18 (2.59%) Team Leader
20 17 (2.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.05%) .NET
2 32 (4.61%) HTML
3 23 (3.31%) React
4 17 (2.45%) CSS
5 14 (2.02%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.02%) REST
6 13 (1.87%) AngularJS
6 13 (1.87%) Laravel
7 10 (1.44%) HTML5
7 10 (1.44%) Node.js
7 10 (1.44%) Web Services
8 9 (1.30%) ATL
8 9 (1.30%) jQuery
9 8 (1.15%) CSS3
10 7 (1.01%) Vue
11 6 (0.86%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.86%) ASP.NET Core
11 6 (0.86%) Express.js
11 6 (0.86%) Tailwind CSS
11 6 (0.86%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.37%) Onboarding
2 62 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
3 50 (7.20%) Driving Licence
4 24 (3.46%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.31%) CCTV
6 15 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.02%) Product Ownership
8 12 (1.73%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.59%) Clustering
10 10 (1.44%) Cyber Threat
10 10 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
11 7 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
11 7 (1.01%) FMCG
11 7 (1.01%) Team-Oriented Environment
11 7 (1.01%) Virtual Reality
12 6 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (0.86%) iPhone
13 5 (0.72%) Cyberattack
14 4 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 143 (20.61%) Windows
2 71 (10.23%) Windows Server
3 57 (8.21%) Linux
4 13 (1.87%) Mac OS
5 12 (1.73%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.30%) Android
7 8 (1.15%) Unix
8 7 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.86%) CentOS
9 6 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (0.72%) SUSE
11 3 (0.43%) VMS
11 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.29%) AIX
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (18.44%) Customer Service
2 113 (16.28%) Mentoring
3 92 (13.26%) Agile
4 86 (12.39%) Project Management
5 81 (11.67%) Mathematics
6 80 (11.53%) Data Analysis
7 71 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 70 (10.09%) Computer Science
9 64 (9.22%) DevOps
10 61 (8.79%) ITIL
11 52 (7.49%) Analytics
11 52 (7.49%) ERP
12 47 (6.77%) Service Management
13 46 (6.63%) Root Cause Analysis
14 44 (6.34%) Cybersecurity
15 42 (6.05%) Actionable Insight
16 39 (5.62%) Migration
17 38 (5.48%) Roadmaps
18 37 (5.33%) Mechatronics
19 36 (5.19%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 135 (19.45%) SQL
2 61 (8.79%) Python
3 55 (7.93%) C#
4 41 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 26 (3.75%) PHP
6 20 (2.88%) Java
7 15 (2.16%) C++
7 15 (2.16%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.16%) TypeScript
8 14 (2.02%) C
9 8 (1.15%) Bash
9 8 (1.15%) Rust
10 5 (0.72%) Bicep
11 4 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions
11 4 (0.58%) Ruby
11 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.43%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.43%) VB
13 2 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 181 (26.08%) Degree
2 51 (7.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (5.91%) HNC
4 34 (4.90%) DBS Check
5 32 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (3.75%) Security Cleared
7 22 (3.17%) MCP
8 20 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (2.74%) CCNA
10 17 (2.45%) MCSE
10 17 (2.45%) SC Cleared
11 16 (2.31%) CCNP
12 15 (2.16%) LPIC
13 12 (1.73%) CISSP
14 11 (1.59%) A+ Certification
14 11 (1.59%) Azure Certification
14 11 (1.59%) CISM
15 6 (0.86%) ISEB
15 6 (0.86%) ISTQB
16 5 (0.72%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.33%) QA
2 34 (4.90%) GDPR
3 30 (4.32%) SLA
4 13 (1.87%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.01%) PMO
6 6 (0.86%) Accessibility
7 5 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.58%) WCAG
9 3 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 25 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.16%) Docker
5 7 (1.01%) Firmware
6 6 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.43%) vSphere
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.29%) pfSense
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (2.31%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (2.16%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (0.86%) Ansible
4 6 (0.86%) Prometheus
5 5 (0.72%) vCenter Server
5 5 (0.72%) WSUS
6 3 (0.43%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.43%) Progress Chef
6 3 (0.43%) SCOM
7 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.14%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.14%) Grafana
8 1 (0.14%) Puppet
8 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 169 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.62%) Google
3 33 (4.76%) VMware
4 28 (4.03%) Cisco
5 22 (3.17%) Veeam
6 21 (3.03%) Databricks
7 20 (2.88%) SAP
8 12 (1.73%) Salesforce
9 11 (1.59%) Oracle
10 10 (1.44%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.15%) Acronis
11 8 (1.15%) Meraki
12 7 (1.01%) Dell
12 7 (1.01%) Minitab
12 7 (1.01%) Palo Alto
13 6 (0.86%) JDA
13 6 (0.86%) WooCommerce
14 5 (0.72%) HP
14 5 (0.72%) SolidFire
14 5 (0.72%) SonicWALL