Period
to 21 April 2019

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

Problem-Solving
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 37 47
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 162 151 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.79% 7.16% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.02% 7.94% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 142 131 80
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +1.15% -1.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,500 £53,750
South East median annual salary £42,810 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.73% +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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,616 1,901 1,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 87.73% 90.18% 88.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,655 1,384
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in East Sussex

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 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
Brighton +10 120 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Hove +3 13 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Lewes - 5 £31,354 -
Crowborough -1 4 £49,000 +40.00%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Eastbourne - 3 £31,354 - 1
Hastings - 3 £31,354 - 1
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 97 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (54.32%) Analytical Skills
3 79 (48.77%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (46.30%) TDD
5 67 (41.36%) Git (software)
6 63 (38.89%) Pair Programming
6 63 (38.89%) C#
7 56 (34.57%) Test Automation
8 55 (33.95%) Computer Science
8 55 (33.95%) SQL
9 53 (32.72%) .NET
10 44 (27.16%) Integration Testing
11 43 (26.54%) Continuous Deployment
12 41 (25.31%) SOLID
12 41 (25.31%) OO
13 40 (24.69%) HTML
14 39 (24.07%) CSS
15 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET
16 34 (20.99%) Scrum
16 34 (20.99%) Visual Studio
16 34 (20.99%) XSLT
16 34 (20.99%) OOD
16 34 (20.99%) WCF
16 34 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (20.99%) Customer Requirements
17 33 (20.37%) Java
18 32 (19.75%) JavaScript
19 31 (19.14%) HTML5
19 31 (19.14%) Responsive Web Design
20 30 (18.52%) Open Source

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (4.94%) Confluence
1 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) Drupal
2 5 (3.09%) WordPress
3 4 (2.47%) SAS
3 4 (2.47%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.85%) Apache
4 3 (1.85%) JBoss
4 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.62%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.62%) CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.62%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Chatbot
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Magento
2 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.56%) NuGet
3 7 (4.32%) SaaS
4 5 (3.09%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.23%) IaaS
6 2 (1.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.62%) npm
7 1 (0.62%) Office 365
7 1 (0.62%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) Firewall
2 6 (3.70%) HTTP
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco Firepower
3 4 (2.47%) DNS
3 4 (2.47%) Wireless
4 3 (1.85%) DHCP
4 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.85%) WAN
5 2 (1.23%) SAN
5 2 (1.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.62%) LAN
6 1 (0.62%) Network Security
6 1 (0.62%) Skype
6 1 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) Power BI
4 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (41.36%) Git (software)
2 34 (20.99%) Visual Studio
3 22 (13.58%) Jasmine
3 22 (13.58%) Mocha
4 19 (11.73%) Grunt
4 19 (11.73%) gulp
4 19 (11.73%) Karma Test Runner
4 19 (11.73%) PostCSS
5 13 (8.02%) JIRA
6 9 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.94%) Subversion
8 5 (3.09%) JUnit
9 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.85%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.85%) LabVIEW
10 3 (1.85%) VectorCAST
11 2 (1.23%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (15.43%) Finance
2 5 (3.09%) Retail
3 3 (1.85%) Electronics
3 3 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (57.41%) Developer
2 45 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 41 (25.31%) .NET Developer
3 41 (25.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 38 (23.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 36 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 20 (12.35%) Agile .NET Developer
6 20 (12.35%) Agile C# Developer
6 20 (12.35%) Agile Developer
7 17 (10.49%) Java Developer
8 15 (9.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (9.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 15 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
9 14 (8.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.64%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.64%) Senior SQL Developer
9 14 (8.64%) SQL Developer
10 13 (8.02%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (6.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.72%) .NET
2 40 (24.69%) HTML
3 39 (24.07%) CSS
4 38 (23.46%) ASP.NET
5 34 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (20.99%) WCF
5 34 (20.99%) XSLT
6 31 (19.14%) HTML5
7 26 (16.05%) Spring
8 24 (14.81%) Sass
9 23 (14.20%) AngularJS
10 20 (12.35%) LESS
11 19 (11.73%) React
12 13 (8.02%) Keycloak
13 12 (7.41%) Spring Security
14 11 (6.79%) jQuery
15 9 (5.56%) Ajax
15 9 (5.56%) CSS3
16 8 (4.94%) Django
17 7 (4.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (54.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (6.17%) User Experience
3 5 (3.09%) e-Learning
4 4 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (2.47%) Fintech
5 3 (1.85%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.23%) CMDB
6 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.64%) Linux
2 9 (5.56%) Windows
3 4 (2.47%) ThreadX
3 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.85%) SUSE
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (48.77%) Continuous Integration
3 75 (46.30%) TDD
4 63 (38.89%) Pair Programming
5 56 (34.57%) Test Automation
6 55 (33.95%) Computer Science
7 44 (27.16%) Integration Testing
8 43 (26.54%) Continuous Deployment
9 41 (25.31%) OO
9 41 (25.31%) SOLID
10 34 (20.99%) Customer Requirements
10 34 (20.99%) OOD
10 34 (20.99%) Scrum
11 31 (19.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 30 (18.52%) Open Source
13 29 (17.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 26 (16.05%) BDD
15 24 (14.81%) OWASP
15 24 (14.81%) Technical Leadership
16 22 (13.58%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.89%) C#
2 55 (33.95%) SQL
3 33 (20.37%) Java
4 32 (19.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.17%) Python
6 8 (4.94%) R
7 7 (4.32%) C++
7 7 (4.32%) PHP
8 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.09%) Scala
9 4 (2.47%) C
9 4 (2.47%) ES6
9 4 (2.47%) Ruby
10 3 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.23%) VB
11 2 (1.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.62%) HiveQL
12 1 (0.62%) Lua
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Degree
2 12 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.47%) CCDP
4 4 (2.47%) CCNP
4 4 (2.47%) MBA
4 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.23%) MCSE
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PhD
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.35%) QA
2 19 (11.73%) WAI
3 3 (1.85%) SLA
4 2 (1.23%) COBIT
4 2 (1.23%) COSO
4 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.62%) IFRS
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Docker
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.32%) Google
3 6 (3.70%) Cisco
3 6 (3.70%) VMware
4 5 (3.09%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.47%) Juniper
5 4 (2.47%) Meraki
5 4 (2.47%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.47%) QNX
5 4 (2.47%) Zend
6 3 (1.85%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.85%) Virgin Media
7 2 (1.23%) Apple
7 2 (1.23%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.23%) Citrix
7 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) Facebook
8 1 (0.62%) Tableau
8 1 (0.62%) WatchGuard