Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Strategic Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Thinking over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Thinking
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 82 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Thinking 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.35% 0.98% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.09% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Merseyside median annual salary £51,500 £38,500 £66,667
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.77% -42.25% -25.93%
10th Percentile £44,750 £36,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £110,000 £68,333
North West median annual salary £45,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.87% +15.00% +17.65%

Strategic Thinking 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 781 918 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 91.13% 90.09% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 608 664 711
Merseyside median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,261 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Strategic Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Strategic Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Thinking in Merseyside

Strategic Thinking
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Strategic Thinking in Merseyside

Strategic Thinking
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 2 £51,500 +27.95%
Wirral +10 1 - -
Strategic Thinking
North West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Strategic Thinking.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Angular 2
2 2 (66.67%) Affiliate Network
2 2 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Content Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Strategic Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) CMS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) CMS Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SEO Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Angular 2
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Affiliate Network
1 2 (66.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Google