Problem-Solving Jobs in London

Problem Solving
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 12 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 3,300 4,025 10,715
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 13.77% 12.28% 14.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.24% 12.88% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,136 2,486 3,842
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,875 £35,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £91,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £112,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
London

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 21,652 31,243 69,958
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 90.32% 95.32% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15,871 22,511 34,163
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,789 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,055 £110,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in London

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in London.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in London

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in London over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in London

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the London region over the 6 months to 29 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London +9 536 £62,500 -7.41% 153
South London +11 135 £48,750 +15.89% 49
West London -32 59 £52,500 +10.53% 89
East London +11 32 £46,000 +2.51% 52
North London +1 23 £31,250 -60.94% 13
Problem-Solving
England

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 102 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 83 (2.52%) Microsoft Exchange
3 68 (2.06%) Confluence
4 38 (1.15%) CMS
5 35 (1.06%) Apache Spark
5 35 (1.06%) SAS
6 31 (0.94%) Apache
7 21 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
8 15 (0.45%) IIS
9 14 (0.42%) WordPress
10 11 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (0.27%) Drupal
11 9 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (0.24%) OpenEdge
13 6 (0.18%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.18%) JBoss
13 6 (0.18%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.15%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.15%) WildFly
Applications
1 241 (7.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 234 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 14 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.30%) SPSS
7 9 (0.27%) Sketch
8 8 (0.24%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.18%) Trello
11 4 (0.12%) Blender
12 3 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.091%) InDesign
12 3 (0.091%) Zeplin
13 2 (0.061%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.030%) Elementor
14 1 (0.030%) InVision
14 1 (0.030%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 21 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
3 16 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
4 14 (0.42%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.24%) Fidessa
5 8 (0.24%) Teamcenter
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.18%) Elite 3E
7 6 (0.18%) Endur
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 6 (0.18%) Sage 50
8 5 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.12%) Raiser’s Edge
9 4 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 679 (20.58%) AWS
2 622 (18.85%) Azure
3 265 (8.03%) Microsoft 365
4 215 (6.52%) Power Platform
5 204 (6.18%) GCP
6 150 (4.55%) SaaS
7 141 (4.27%) Serverless
8 99 (3.00%) Azure DevOps
9 88 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
10 70 (2.12%) Entra ID
11 66 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
12 61 (1.85%) Amazon S3
12 61 (1.85%) PowerApps
13 55 (1.67%) GitHub
14 52 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
15 51 (1.55%) Snowflake
16 46 (1.39%) WhatsApp
17 42 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
17 42 (1.27%) IaaS
18 38 (1.15%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 168 (5.09%) Firewall
2 100 (3.03%) DNS
3 82 (2.48%) Network Security
4 75 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 64 (1.94%) LAN
6 63 (1.91%) Internet
6 63 (1.91%) WAN
7 60 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
8 46 (1.39%) DHCP
9 41 (1.24%) Wireless
10 38 (1.15%) VPN
11 24 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
12 20 (0.61%) SNMP
13 17 (0.52%) SD-WAN
13 17 (0.52%) VoIP
14 15 (0.45%) NAS
15 14 (0.42%) Broadband
16 13 (0.39%) PBX
17 12 (0.36%) HTTP
17 12 (0.36%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (6.67%) Tableau
2 193 (5.85%) SQL Server
3 167 (5.06%) Power BI
4 94 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
5 91 (2.76%) NoSQL
6 89 (2.70%) MySQL
7 80 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
8 68 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 66 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
10 62 (1.88%) DynamoDB
10 62 (1.88%) MongoDB
11 39 (1.18%) Big Data
12 38 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
14 33 (1.00%) Redis
15 27 (0.82%) BigQuery
16 25 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 25 (0.76%) Data Mining
17 23 (0.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 310 (9.39%) Git
2 150 (4.55%) JIRA
3 97 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 92 (2.79%) GitLab
5 31 (0.94%) Metasploit
6 28 (0.85%) Burp Suite
7 27 (0.82%) Visual Studio
8 25 (0.76%) Bitbucket
9 21 (0.64%) JUnit
9 21 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (0.64%) TeamCity
10 20 (0.61%) Sourcetree
11 19 (0.58%) NUnit
12 18 (0.55%) SpecFlow
13 17 (0.52%) git-flow
13 17 (0.52%) Moq
14 14 (0.42%) Selenium
15 12 (0.36%) CircleCI
16 10 (0.30%) Cucumber
17 9 (0.27%) Mockito
General
1 1,928 (58.42%) Social Skills
2 1,267 (38.39%) Analytical Skills
3 894 (27.09%) Finance
4 309 (9.36%) Presentation Skills
5 292 (8.85%) Retail
6 284 (8.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 255 (7.73%) Marketing
8 242 (7.33%) Legal
9 155 (4.70%) Law
10 139 (4.21%) Organisational Skills
11 115 (3.48%) Banking
12 114 (3.45%) Public Sector
13 103 (3.12%) Influencing Skills
14 72 (2.18%) Billing
15 65 (1.97%) Telecoms
16 62 (1.88%) Manufacturing
17 50 (1.52%) Games
18 45 (1.36%) Advertising
18 45 (1.36%) Back Office
19 43 (1.30%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 598 (18.12%) Senior
2 482 (14.61%) Analyst
3 444 (13.45%) Developer
4 314 (9.52%) Lead
5 217 (6.58%) Architect
6 173 (5.24%) Data Analyst
7 144 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
8 122 (3.70%) Consultant
9 118 (3.58%) Software Engineer
10 96 (2.91%) Support Engineer
11 94 (2.85%) Senior Data Analyst
12 92 (2.79%) Project Manager
12 92 (2.79%) Senior Developer
13 88 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
14 81 (2.45%) Full Stack Developer
15 78 (2.36%) Data Engineer
16 76 (2.30%) IT Support
16 76 (2.30%) Python Engineer
17 73 (2.21%) DevOps Engineer
18 69 (2.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (5.73%) HTML
2 176 (5.33%) .NET
3 172 (5.21%) React
4 163 (4.94%) CSS
5 121 (3.67%) RESTful
6 86 (2.61%) REST
7 85 (2.58%) Node.js
8 84 (2.55%) Web Services
9 73 (2.21%) Django
9 73 (2.21%) GraphQL
10 58 (1.76%) Kafka
11 54 (1.64%) AngularJS
12 52 (1.58%) ASP.NET
13 46 (1.39%) Spring
14 44 (1.33%) .NET Framework
14 44 (1.33%) SOAP
15 42 (1.27%) XML
16 40 (1.21%) Flask
17 39 (1.18%) Spring Boot
18 37 (1.12%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 243 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
2 174 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 131 (3.97%) Product Ownership
4 125 (3.79%) Onboarding
5 119 (3.61%) Data Structures
6 110 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 89 (2.70%) Client/Server
8 77 (2.33%) Virtual Team
9 47 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (1.42%) Life Science
10 46 (1.39%) Reinsurance
11 43 (1.30%) Analytical Mindset
11 43 (1.30%) Cloud Native
12 42 (1.27%) Mobile App
13 40 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
14 38 (1.15%) Hedge funds
15 36 (1.09%) Data Centre
16 33 (1.00%) Security Posture
17 32 (0.97%) PropTech
18 31 (0.94%) Cyber Threat
Operating Systems
1 325 (9.85%) Windows
2 207 (6.27%) Linux
3 116 (3.52%) Windows Server
4 80 (2.42%) Windows 10
5 54 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 48 (1.45%) Android
7 39 (1.18%) Mac OS
8 35 (1.06%) Unix
9 30 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (0.85%) Kali Linux
11 21 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
11 21 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
12 14 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
14 5 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.12%) CentOS
15 4 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (25.15%) Agile
2 549 (16.64%) Computer Science
3 421 (12.76%) Analytics
4 375 (11.36%) DevOps
5 368 (11.15%) Project Management
6 366 (11.09%) Mentoring
7 333 (10.09%) Software Engineering
8 330 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 321 (9.73%) Decision-Making
10 294 (8.91%) Data Analysis
11 278 (8.42%) Visualisation
12 270 (8.18%) CI/CD
13 255 (7.73%) Roadmaps
14 240 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 234 (7.09%) Mathematics
16 233 (7.06%) Cybersecurity
17 226 (6.85%) Actionable Insight
18 223 (6.76%) Customer Service
19 210 (6.36%) Full Stack Development
20 209 (6.33%) Business Strategy
Programming Languages
1 713 (21.61%) SQL
2 701 (21.24%) Python
3 270 (8.18%) JavaScript
4 235 (7.12%) Java
5 198 (6.00%) C#
6 130 (3.94%) PowerShell
7 121 (3.67%) TypeScript
8 80 (2.42%) Bash
9 72 (2.18%) T-SQL
10 71 (2.15%) R
11 59 (1.79%) C++
12 39 (1.18%) Ruby
13 37 (1.12%) PHP
14 35 (1.06%) C
15 34 (1.03%) Scala
16 33 (1.00%) Go
17 32 (0.97%) Kotlin
17 32 (0.97%) VBA
18 27 (0.82%) Perl
19 19 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1,117 (33.85%) Degree
2 369 (11.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 217 (6.58%) DBS Check
4 155 (4.70%) Security Cleared
5 150 (4.55%) Master's Degree
6 95 (2.88%) CISSP
7 77 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 70 (2.12%) AWS Certification
9 69 (2.09%) Azure Certification
10 67 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 56 (1.70%) ACCA
12 37 (1.12%) CISM
12 37 (1.12%) PMI Certification
13 35 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
13 35 (1.06%) DV Cleared
14 29 (0.88%) GIAC
15 27 (0.82%) CISA
16 25 (0.76%) CEH
17 24 (0.73%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
17 24 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (5.64%) QA
2 125 (3.79%) Data Quality
3 89 (2.70%) GDPR
4 86 (2.61%) SLA
5 81 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 53 (1.61%) IFRS
7 51 (1.55%) Accessibility
8 48 (1.45%) GAAP
9 44 (1.33%) NIST
10 39 (1.18%) PCI DSS
11 21 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
12 16 (0.48%) HIPAA
13 15 (0.45%) SOC 2
14 13 (0.39%) GRC
14 13 (0.39%) ISO 9001
15 12 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
15 12 (0.36%) Good Clinical Practice
15 12 (0.36%) PMO
16 10 (0.30%) NCSC
17 9 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 212 (6.42%) Docker
2 208 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 88 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.39%) KVM
7 13 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.18%) Firmware
10 4 (0.12%) Embedded Firmware
10 4 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.12%) vSphere
11 2 (0.061%) HDFS
11 2 (0.061%) Varnish
12 1 (0.030%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.030%) LXC
12 1 (0.030%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.030%) pfSense
12 1 (0.030%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 206 (6.24%) Kubernetes
2 166 (5.03%) Terraform
3 60 (1.82%) Ansible
4 48 (1.45%) Grafana
5 42 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 32 (0.97%) Prometheus
7 27 (0.82%) Puppet
8 24 (0.73%) vCenter Server
9 23 (0.70%) SCCM
10 22 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
11 17 (0.52%) Functional Safety
12 12 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
12 12 (0.36%) Packer
12 12 (0.36%) Progress Chef
13 11 (0.33%) CASB
14 9 (0.27%) Consul
14 9 (0.27%) Graphite
14 9 (0.27%) HAProxy
14 9 (0.27%) Nagios
15 8 (0.24%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 678 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 196 (5.94%) Google
3 148 (4.48%) Databricks
4 126 (3.82%) VMware
5 123 (3.73%) Oracle
6 96 (2.91%) Salesforce
7 90 (2.73%) SAP
8 67 (2.03%) Cisco
9 52 (1.58%) CA
10 46 (1.39%) Adobe
11 41 (1.24%) Juniper
12 39 (1.18%) ServiceNow
13 33 (1.00%) Apple
13 33 (1.00%) IBM
14 32 (0.97%) Fortinet
15 30 (0.91%) Alteryx
15 30 (0.91%) Splunk
16 23 (0.70%) Meraki
17 22 (0.67%) Red Hat
17 22 (0.67%) Sandvine