Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 48 24
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 0
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 69 47 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.19% 6.09% 8.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.31% 6.91% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 78
Guildford median annual salary £36,750 £48,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.44% -6.34% +31.41%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,850 £31,175
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 741 680 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 87.90% 88.08% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 597 610 675
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,375 £70,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Guildford

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Guildford

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Guildford over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (21.74%) Degree
4 14 (20.29%) Fat Client
4 14 (20.29%) Thin Client
4 14 (20.29%) Intel
5 13 (18.84%) ITIL
6 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.49%) CSS
8 10 (14.49%) HTML
8 10 (14.49%) SQL
8 10 (14.49%) ITSM
8 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
9 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.59%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
9 8 (11.59%) Information Security
9 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
9 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
10 7 (10.14%) Python
10 7 (10.14%) C
10 7 (10.14%) C#
10 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.14%) Windows 10
10 7 (10.14%) Office 365
11 6 (8.70%) Static Code Analysis
11 6 (8.70%) High Availability
11 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
11 6 (8.70%) Mathematics

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (4.35%) Apache
1 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.90%) MTS
3 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Wireless
2 5 (7.25%) VoIP
2 5 (7.25%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.80%) SMS
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (2.90%) SCTP
6 1 (1.45%) AMQP
6 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) MySQL
2 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.45%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.45%) Gatling
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.70%) Electronics
2 5 (7.25%) Local Government
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) IT Support
2 15 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Field Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) IT Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) ITSM Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) CSS
1 10 (14.49%) HTML
2 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) HTML5
2 6 (8.70%) XML
3 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.25%) CSS3
3 5 (7.25%) jQuery
4 3 (4.35%) JSP
4 3 (4.35%) JSTL
4 3 (4.35%) REST
5 2 (2.90%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.90%) SOAP
5 2 (2.90%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (2.90%) Web Services
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.45%) React
6 1 (1.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Fat Client
1 14 (20.29%) Thin Client
2 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.59%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.25%) NHS
6 3 (4.35%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 7 (10.14%) Windows 10
3 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Android
4 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.49%) ITSM
4 8 (11.59%) Information Security
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.70%) High Availability
6 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 6 (8.70%) Physics
6 6 (8.70%) Static Code Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) BPMN
7 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (7.25%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.25%) Security Architecture
7 5 (7.25%) Service Management
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (7.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.14%) C
3 7 (10.14%) C#
3 7 (10.14%) Python
4 6 (8.70%) Embedded C
5 4 (5.80%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) VB
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.45%) Java 8
8 1 (1.45%) Lua
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) A+ Certification
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) COBIT
1 5 (7.25%) GDPR
1 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (5.80%) SLA
3 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) Firmware
3 2 (2.90%) KVM
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Intel
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) Apple
4 3 (4.35%) Computacenter
4 3 (4.35%) Google
4 3 (4.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Screaming Frog
4 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.90%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) Birst