Period
to 21 March 2019

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

Problem-Solving
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 30 16
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 92 24 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 21.50% 7.79% 13.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.23% 8.92% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 73 21 56
Exeter median annual salary £45,000 £38,469 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.98% +18.37% +18.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,000 £24,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Devon median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +38.46% - +10.17%

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 Exeter with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 396 269 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 92.52% 87.34% 92.52%
Number of salaries quoted 315 215 355
Exeter median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +24.29% -
10th Percentile £27,050 £26,100 £24,375
90th Percentile £55,750 £70,000 £50,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Exeter

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Exeter

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Exeter over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 38 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 37 (40.22%) Linux
3 36 (39.13%) Apache
4 34 (36.96%) HTML
5 32 (34.78%) TDD
6 31 (33.70%) Java
6 31 (33.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (32.61%) PHP
7 30 (32.61%) MySQL
7 30 (32.61%) MVC
8 29 (31.52%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (29.35%) Degree
11 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
11 26 (28.26%) Node.js
12 25 (27.17%) C#
13 24 (26.09%) Information Security
13 24 (26.09%) Critical Thinking
14 23 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 23 (25.00%) jQuery
14 23 (25.00%) Spring
14 23 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
14 23 (25.00%) B2B
14 23 (25.00%) B2C
14 23 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
15 22 (23.91%) Microservices
16 21 (22.83%) Python

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 36 (39.13%) Apache
2 15 (16.30%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (13.04%) Apache Pig
3 12 (13.04%) Apache Solr
3 12 (13.04%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.43%) IIS
4 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.70%) InVision
2 8 (8.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 31 (33.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.35%) IaaS
4 4 (4.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) DHCP
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (1.09%) LAN
3 1 (1.09%) VoIP
3 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) MySQL
2 12 (13.04%) HBase
2 12 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.04%) Redis
3 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.26%) Hazelcast
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.09%) GIS
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.39%) Eclipse
2 16 (17.39%) IntelliJ
3 12 (13.04%) NetBeans
4 8 (8.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (8.70%) GitLab
4 8 (8.70%) gulp
4 8 (8.70%) Jasmine
4 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (8.70%) webpack
5 4 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (9.78%) Marketing
2 8 (8.70%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (53.26%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) Senior Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Software Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Customer Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Customer Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) IT Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) IT Support
6 9 (9.78%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Process Mapping Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.96%) HTML
2 26 (28.26%) Node.js
3 23 (25.00%) jQuery
3 23 (25.00%) Spring
4 19 (20.65%) LAMP
5 16 (17.39%) JPA
5 16 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
5 16 (17.39%) Spring Boot
6 12 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 12 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 12 (13.04%) SOAP
6 12 (13.04%) Spring Cloud
6 12 (13.04%) Web Services
7 11 (11.96%) CSS
8 8 (8.70%) amCharts
8 8 (8.70%) D3.js
8 8 (8.70%) Ionic Framework
8 8 (8.70%) React Native
8 8 (8.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.78%) Fat Client
2 9 (9.78%) Thin Client
3 8 (8.70%) User Experience
4 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.43%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) Life Science
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.22%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) TDD
2 30 (32.61%) MVC
3 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
5 24 (26.09%) Critical Thinking
5 24 (26.09%) Information Security
6 23 (25.00%) B2B
6 23 (25.00%) B2C
6 23 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 23 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 22 (23.91%) Microservices
8 21 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
10 12 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 12 (13.04%) Wireframes
11 11 (11.96%) Task Automation
12 8 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (8.70%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 31 (33.70%) Java
3 30 (32.61%) PHP
4 25 (27.17%) C#
5 21 (22.83%) Python
6 19 (20.65%) Ruby
7 12 (13.04%) T-SQL
8 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
9 8 (8.70%) ES6
9 8 (8.70%) Groovy
9 8 (8.70%) TypeScript
10 7 (7.61%) C
11 3 (3.26%) SQL
12 2 (2.17%) C++
12 2 (2.17%) Go
13 1 (1.09%) Perl
13 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Degree
2 23 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.17%) CCNA
4 2 (2.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) GDPR
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.57%) Docker
2 12 (13.04%) HDFS
3 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (5.43%) Ansible
3 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.09%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.09%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Intel
2 8 (8.70%) Adobe
2 8 (8.70%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco
3 2 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Apple
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle
4 1 (1.09%) VMware