Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 56 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 17.50% 9.33% 12.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.31% 10.22% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 54
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +27.69% +21.50%
10th Percentile £28,650 £21,896 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £55,000 £43,375
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £38,273 £32,750
% change year-on-year -8.55% +16.86% +19.09%

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 290 313 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 90.63% 91.25% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 245 280 363
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,675 £21,896
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +6.06%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Exeter

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 35 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 29 (51.79%) Linux
4 27 (48.21%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (46.43%) HTML
6 25 (44.64%) Apache
6 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (39.29%) Information Security
9 21 (37.50%) C#
9 21 (37.50%) MySQL
9 21 (37.50%) MVC
9 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
9 21 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 20 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (35.71%) PHP
10 20 (35.71%) jQuery
11 19 (33.93%) Technical Architecture
11 19 (33.93%) B2B
11 19 (33.93%) B2C
11 19 (33.93%) LAMP
12 18 (32.14%) Windows
13 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Office
14 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
15 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (17.86%) VMware
16 9 (16.07%) TDD
16 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
16 9 (16.07%) NHS

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 25 (44.64%) Apache
2 8 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Pig
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Solr
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) InVision
2 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 27 (48.21%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.93%) HBase
3 5 (8.93%) Redis
4 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.36%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.93%) IntelliJ
2 5 (8.93%) NetBeans
3 3 (5.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (5.36%) GitLab
3 3 (5.36%) gulp
3 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (5.36%) webpack
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 9 (16.07%) IT Technician
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) LAMP Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Customer Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Customer Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) IT Support
6 5 (8.93%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (46.43%) HTML
2 20 (35.71%) jQuery
3 19 (33.93%) LAMP
4 8 (14.29%) Node.js
5 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 6 (10.71%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.93%) JPA
7 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (8.93%) RESTful
7 5 (8.93%) SOAP
7 5 (8.93%) Spring
7 5 (8.93%) Spring Boot
7 5 (8.93%) Spring Cloud
8 3 (5.36%) amCharts
8 3 (5.36%) D3.js
8 3 (5.36%) React
8 3 (5.36%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 35 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Driving Licence
2 9 (16.07%) NHS
3 5 (8.93%) Fat Client
3 5 (8.93%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.14%) User Experience
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Debian
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Information Security
3 21 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 21 (37.50%) MVC
3 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 20 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (33.93%) B2B
5 19 (33.93%) B2C
5 19 (33.93%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
6 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.07%) TDD
7 8 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (10.71%) Microservices
9 5 (8.93%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.93%) Wireframes
10 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 3 (5.36%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.36%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (5.36%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) C#
3 20 (35.71%) PHP
4 8 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 3 (5.36%) ES6
8 3 (5.36%) Groovy
8 3 (5.36%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.79%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.36%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) RHCE
4 1 (1.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (3.57%) GDPR
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.93%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) HDFS
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (5.36%) Ansible
3 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) Graylog
4 1 (1.79%) Puppet
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) VMware
2 9 (16.07%) Citrix
3 5 (8.93%) Intel
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe
4 3 (5.36%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 2 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) Splunk