Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 28 36
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 112 182 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.81% 8.47% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 9.59% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 76 160 135
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +2.00% +36.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £88,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%

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 1,651 1,897 1,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 85.68% 88.31% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,456 1,662 1,745
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,029 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.49% +0.06% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -25 57 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Lewes +8 15 £35,000 -11.39% 2
Crowborough +1 13 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Uckfield -3 13 £30,000 - 1
Hove -21 3 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 - -
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 50 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 38 (33.93%) Project Management
4 32 (28.57%) C#
4 32 (28.57%) Degree
4 32 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (26.79%) AWS
6 29 (25.89%) JIRA
6 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
7 28 (25.00%) SQL
8 27 (24.11%) Self-Motivation
9 26 (23.21%) Test Automation
10 25 (22.32%) E-Commerce
11 24 (21.43%) TDD
12 22 (19.64%) BDD
12 22 (19.64%) Microservices
13 21 (18.75%) Bitbucket
13 21 (18.75%) Confluence
13 21 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (18.75%) Atlassian
14 20 (17.86%) Finance
15 19 (16.96%) .NET
15 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
15 19 (16.96%) Open Source
16 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
17 15 (13.39%) REST
17 15 (13.39%) Domain-Driven Design
17 15 (13.39%) VB.NET
17 15 (13.39%) OO
17 15 (13.39%) Python

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 21 (18.75%) Confluence
2 3 (2.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.79%) AWS
2 11 (9.82%) Azure
3 2 (1.79%) GCP
4 1 (0.89%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) VoIP
2 3 (2.68%) Firewall
2 3 (2.68%) LAN
2 3 (2.68%) WAN
3 2 (1.79%) ADSL
3 2 (1.79%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.79%) Network Security
3 2 (1.79%) PBX
3 2 (1.79%) RTP
4 1 (0.89%) CHAP
4 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.89%) RS-232
4 1 (0.89%) RS-485
4 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) MySQL
3 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (3.57%) Couchbase
4 4 (3.57%) OLTP
4 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.89%) Power BI
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) JIRA
2 21 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 21 (18.75%) Bitbucket
3 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.04%) NUnit
5 8 (7.14%) Subversion
6 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.36%) Gatling
7 6 (5.36%) JMeter
7 6 (5.36%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.36%) VectorCAST
8 3 (2.68%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.68%) Selenium
8 3 (2.68%) TestNG
8 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.79%) Protractor
10 1 (0.89%) Grunt
10 1 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Electronics
2 8 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.25%) French Language
3 7 (6.25%) German Language
3 7 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 6 (5.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Automotive
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Developer
2 26 (23.21%) C# Developer
3 25 (22.32%) Project Manager
4 18 (16.07%) .NET Developer
4 18 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.39%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
5 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Python Developer
8 8 (7.14%) VB Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (6.25%) Embedded Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Embedded Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Software Project Manager
10 6 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) .NET
2 15 (13.39%) REST
3 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.46%) React
5 4 (3.57%) jQuery
5 4 (3.57%) Vue.js
6 3 (2.68%) CSS
6 3 (2.68%) HTML
6 3 (2.68%) Node.js
7 2 (1.79%) HTML5
8 1 (0.89%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.89%) CSS3
8 1 (0.89%) Laravel
8 1 (0.89%) LESS
8 1 (0.89%) MFC
8 1 (0.89%) Sass
8 1 (0.89%) Spring
8 1 (0.89%) Spring Security
8 1 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (24.11%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (13.39%) Cloud Native
4 8 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.79%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Linux
1 10 (8.93%) ThreadX
2 7 (6.25%) Windows
3 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 38 (33.93%) Project Management
4 26 (23.21%) Test Automation
5 25 (22.32%) E-Commerce
6 24 (21.43%) TDD
7 22 (19.64%) BDD
7 22 (19.64%) Microservices
8 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
8 19 (16.96%) Open Source
9 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 15 (13.39%) CQRS
10 15 (13.39%) Domain-Driven Design
10 15 (13.39%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 15 (13.39%) OO
10 15 (13.39%) SOA
10 15 (13.39%) SOLID
11 12 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (10.71%) Information Security
11 12 (10.71%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.57%) C#
2 28 (25.00%) SQL
3 15 (13.39%) Python
3 15 (13.39%) VB.NET
4 14 (12.50%) Java
5 13 (11.61%) C++
6 12 (10.71%) C
6 12 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.93%) VBA
8 9 (8.04%) VB
9 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.57%) PHP
11 3 (2.68%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.79%) Lua
12 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.89%) HiveQL
13 1 (0.89%) R
13 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (28.57%) Degree
2 15 (13.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.89%) CCNA
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.89%) HNC
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 5 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.46%) GDPR
3 3 (2.68%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.79%) PMO
4 2 (1.79%) SLA
4 2 (1.79%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.75%) Atlassian
3 11 (9.82%) QNX
4 10 (8.93%) Klocwork
5 3 (2.68%) Cisco
5 3 (2.68%) IBM
5 3 (2.68%) Lauterbach
6 2 (1.79%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 2 (1.79%) Google
6 2 (1.79%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.79%) Remedy
6 2 (1.79%) Virgin Media
6 2 (1.79%) VMware
7 1 (0.89%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.89%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.89%) Sage
7 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) WatchGuard