Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 127 75 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 13.69% 8.76% 10.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.87% 9.55% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 40 59
Guildford median annual salary £34,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.13% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £56,250 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%

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 854 785 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 92.03% 91.71% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 700 667 477
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £72,500
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +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 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 49 (38.58%) Windows
2 47 (37.01%) C#
3 34 (26.77%) Finance
4 28 (22.05%) .NET
4 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
5 27 (21.26%) C++
6 26 (20.47%) Java
6 26 (20.47%) Android
7 25 (19.69%) AngularJS
7 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (19.69%) SQL
8 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (18.11%) TypeScript
9 23 (18.11%) ITIL
9 23 (18.11%) Software Engineering
10 22 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
11 20 (15.75%) Apple iOS
11 20 (15.75%) REST
11 20 (15.75%) Mobile Development
11 20 (15.75%) Creative Thinking
12 19 (14.96%) Microsoft Office
12 19 (14.96%) Intel
13 17 (13.39%) QA
13 17 (13.39%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (12.60%) JSON
14 16 (12.60%) ITSM
15 15 (11.81%) JavaScript
16 14 (11.02%) Linux
16 14 (11.02%) Degree

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 5 (3.94%) Apache
2 4 (3.15%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (14.96%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.57%) GitHub
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) Network Security
2 10 (7.87%) Firewall
2 10 (7.87%) LAN
2 10 (7.87%) WAN
3 8 (6.30%) VoIP
3 8 (6.30%) Wireless
4 7 (5.51%) Internet
4 7 (5.51%) Intranet
5 5 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.57%) DNS
7 2 (1.57%) SAN
7 2 (1.57%) VLAN
8 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) MySQL
2 7 (5.51%) Adabas
3 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) JIRA
2 7 (5.51%) JUnit
3 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.15%) Android Studio
4 4 (3.15%) Gradle
4 4 (3.15%) Mockito
5 3 (2.36%) Selenium
6 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.57%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (26.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Billing
2 6 (4.72%) Games
2 6 (4.72%) Local Government
3 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (49.61%) Developer
2 31 (24.41%) Software Developer
3 24 (18.90%) .NET Developer
4 22 (17.32%) Analyst
5 20 (15.75%) IT Support
6 17 (13.39%) Support Engineer
7 14 (11.02%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (9.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) Desktop Support
8 12 (9.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) Field Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) Field Support Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) IT Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (5.51%) IT Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (5.51%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.72%) Consultant
11 6 (4.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) .NET
2 25 (19.69%) AngularJS
3 20 (15.75%) REST
4 16 (12.60%) JSON
5 12 (9.45%) HTML
6 11 (8.66%) XML
7 10 (7.87%) CSS
8 9 (7.09%) SOAP
9 8 (6.30%) STL
10 6 (4.72%) .NET Core
10 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.72%) LAMP
10 6 (4.72%) Laravel
10 6 (4.72%) Symfony
10 6 (4.72%) Unreal Engine
10 6 (4.72%) Web Services
11 5 (3.94%) Apache NiFi
11 5 (3.94%) HTML5
12 4 (3.15%) OAuth2
12 4 (3.15%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.39%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (9.45%) Fat Client
3 12 (9.45%) Thin Client
4 7 (5.51%) Fintech
4 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.72%) Graphic Design
5 6 (4.72%) NHS
6 5 (3.94%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.57%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.58%) Windows
2 26 (20.47%) Android
3 20 (15.75%) Apple iOS
4 14 (11.02%) Linux
5 7 (5.51%) HPUX
5 7 (5.51%) Unix
5 7 (5.51%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.15%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.11%) ITIL
2 23 (18.11%) Software Engineering
3 20 (15.75%) Creative Thinking
3 20 (15.75%) Mobile Development
4 16 (12.60%) ITSM
5 13 (10.24%) Service Management
6 12 (9.45%) Mathematics
6 12 (9.45%) Physics
7 11 (8.66%) Test Automation
8 10 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (7.87%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.09%) Business Analysis
9 9 (7.09%) OO
9 9 (7.09%) OOP
9 9 (7.09%) Project Management
9 9 (7.09%) Web Development
10 8 (6.30%) Coaching
10 8 (6.30%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.01%) C#
2 27 (21.26%) C++
3 26 (20.47%) Java
4 25 (19.69%) SQL
5 23 (18.11%) TypeScript
6 15 (11.81%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.45%) Python
8 7 (5.51%) C
9 6 (4.72%) PHP
10 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.94%) Embedded C++
10 5 (3.94%) Ruby
11 4 (3.15%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.57%) VB
12 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.79%) R
13 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.02%) Degree
3 7 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.36%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.36%) HND
5 3 (2.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) CISA
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CISM
6 1 (0.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) CRISC
6 1 (0.79%) GIAC
6 1 (0.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.39%) QA
2 8 (6.30%) SLA
3 6 (4.72%) COBIT
3 6 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (3.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Docker
2 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.96%) Intel
3 9 (7.09%) Oracle
4 6 (4.72%) Adobe
5 3 (2.36%) Cisco
6 2 (1.57%) Dell
6 2 (1.57%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.57%) HP
6 2 (1.57%) Meraki
6 2 (1.57%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.79%) WatchGuard