Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Innovative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Innovative Thinking over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Innovative Thinking
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 110 121
Permanent jobs citing Innovative Thinking 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.36% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Essex median annual salary - £42,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -37.04% -20.59%
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -22.50% +9.09% -21.43%

Innovative Thinking 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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 858 1,196 1,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 81.95% 86.73% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 628 1,010 1,323
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Innovative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Innovative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Innovative Thinking in Essex

Innovative Thinking
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Innovative Thinking in Essex.

Salary trend for Innovative Thinking in Essex