Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 45 15
Rank change year-on-year +19 -30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 72 46 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.58% 6.14% 11.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.74% 7.18% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 45 65
Guildford median annual salary £45,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.33% -16.67% +9.76%
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £74,000
Surrey median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +4.65% -4.44%

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 739 641 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 88.08% 85.58% 89.70%
Number of salaries quoted 602 584 716
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +4.44%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 24 (33.33%) C
1 24 (33.33%) Degree
2 17 (23.61%) Windows
3 15 (20.83%) Embedded C
3 15 (20.83%) Wireless
3 15 (20.83%) Electronics
3 15 (20.83%) LabVIEW
4 14 (19.44%) SQL
5 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
5 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (16.67%) Python
7 11 (15.28%) Intel
7 11 (15.28%) Thin Client
7 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (15.28%) Fat Client
8 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 9 (12.50%) HTML
9 9 (12.50%) CSS
9 9 (12.50%) Firmware
9 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 9 (12.50%) Physics
9 9 (12.50%) Algorithms
9 9 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) Analytics
10 8 (11.11%) ITIL
10 8 (11.11%) C++
10 8 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.33%) Microsoft

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 4 (5.56%) MTS
2 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) Wireless
2 4 (5.56%) SMS
3 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 3 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (2.78%) SCTP
5 1 (1.39%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.39%) AMQP
5 1 (1.39%) HTTP
5 1 (1.39%) LTE
5 1 (1.39%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.56%) Power BI
3 4 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.56%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon QuickSight
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.39%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) LabVIEW
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) Gatling
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) JMeter
4 1 (1.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.83%) Electronics
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Advertising
3 4 (5.56%) Local Government
3 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) IT Support
2 12 (16.67%) Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Desktop Support
3 11 (15.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Field Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Field Support Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) IT Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) IT Support Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) CSS
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (8.33%) XML
3 5 (6.94%) HTML5
3 5 (6.94%) jQuery
4 4 (5.56%) CSS3
5 3 (4.17%) .NET
5 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.17%) JSP
5 3 (4.17%) JSTL
5 3 (4.17%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.78%) SOAP
6 2 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.39%) JPA
7 1 (1.39%) LESS
7 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.39%) RESTful
7 1 (1.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.28%) Fat Client
2 11 (15.28%) Thin Client
3 9 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 8 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (8.33%) Acoustics
6 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.94%) NHS
7 3 (4.17%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 9 (12.50%) Physics
2 9 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
3 8 (11.11%) Analytics
3 8 (11.11%) ITIL
4 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.33%) Performance Measurement
5 6 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
6 5 (6.94%) BPMN
6 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (6.94%) Information Security
6 5 (6.94%) RUP
6 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.94%) UML
7 4 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) C
2 15 (20.83%) Embedded C
3 14 (19.44%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Python
5 8 (11.11%) C++
6 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (5.56%) Java
9 3 (4.17%) C#
9 3 (4.17%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.39%) Java 8
10 1 (1.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 24 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) MCSE
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (5.56%) COBIT
2 4 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) KVM
3 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Intel
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) Apple
4 3 (4.17%) Google
4 3 (4.17%) Screaming Frog
4 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Birst
6 1 (1.39%) CA