Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 19 35
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 -18
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 187 186 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.06% 11.74% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.83% 12.70% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 128 133 142
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.50% -0.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,563 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,050 £51,125
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +21.43% -15.15% +3.13%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,352 1,465 1,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 94.41% 92.49% 91.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 1,085 1,353
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 71 (37.97%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (35.83%) SQL
3 51 (27.27%) Finance
4 46 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (22.46%) Retail
6 38 (20.32%) Microsoft
7 28 (14.97%) SDLC
7 28 (14.97%) Marketing
8 27 (14.44%) Degree
8 27 (14.44%) Java
8 27 (14.44%) ITIL
9 26 (13.90%) PRINCE2
10 25 (13.37%) JavaScript
10 25 (13.37%) Banking
11 22 (11.76%) Oracle
11 22 (11.76%) Project Management
11 22 (11.76%) Decision-Making
12 21 (11.23%) Computer Science
13 20 (10.70%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (10.70%) Thought Leadership
14 19 (10.16%) C#
14 19 (10.16%) Spring
14 19 (10.16%) Big Data
15 18 (9.63%) .NET
16 17 (9.09%) HTML
16 17 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (8.56%) REST
17 16 (8.56%) TOGAF
17 16 (8.56%) TDD
17 16 (8.56%) Management Information System

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 12 (6.42%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (2.67%) SAS
3 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.60%) IIS
3 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.07%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.53%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (10.70%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (7.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (3.74%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.67%) Office 365
4 3 (1.60%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.60%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.07%) GitHub
5 2 (1.07%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.53%) Firebase
6 1 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.21%) LAN
1 6 (3.21%) WAN
2 5 (2.67%) Firewall
3 4 (2.14%) Internet
3 4 (2.14%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.60%) VoIP
5 2 (1.07%) ATM
5 2 (1.07%) DNS
5 2 (1.07%) IPsec
5 2 (1.07%) Wireless
6 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.53%) MPLS
6 1 (0.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.16%) Big Data
2 15 (8.02%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.35%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.28%) MySQL
6 7 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.67%) DB2
9 4 (2.14%) DB2 UDB
9 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.60%) Power BI
11 2 (1.07%) Cloudera CDH
11 2 (1.07%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.07%) Essbase
11 2 (1.07%) HBase
11 2 (1.07%) Impala
11 2 (1.07%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Maven
2 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.60%) JIRA
2 3 (1.60%) JUnit
2 3 (1.60%) Selenium
3 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.07%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.07%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Appium
4 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.53%) Calabash
4 1 (0.53%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.53%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.53%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (27.27%) Finance
2 42 (22.46%) Retail
3 28 (14.97%) Marketing
4 25 (13.37%) Banking
5 12 (6.42%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.81%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.67%) Law
7 5 (2.67%) Legal
8 4 (2.14%) Automotive
9 2 (1.07%) Electronics
10 1 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) Billing
10 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (26.20%) Developer
2 35 (18.72%) Analyst
3 17 (9.09%) Architect
4 15 (8.02%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.49%) Tester
6 12 (6.42%) Business Analyst
6 12 (6.42%) Enterprise Architect
7 11 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 11 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.81%) Penetration Tester
8 9 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.28%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.21%) Application Support Team Leader
11 6 (3.21%) Core Java Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 6 (3.21%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (3.21%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.16%) Spring
2 18 (9.63%) .NET
3 17 (9.09%) HTML
4 16 (8.56%) REST
5 14 (7.49%) Spring Boot
6 9 (4.81%) CSS
7 8 (4.28%) ASP.NET
8 7 (3.74%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.74%) LAMP
9 6 (3.21%) Web Services
10 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.14%) HTML5
10 4 (2.14%) Node.js
10 4 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (2.14%) YAML
11 3 (1.60%) CSS3
11 3 (1.60%) JSF
11 3 (1.60%) Struts
11 3 (1.60%) Struts2
11 3 (1.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (37.97%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.56%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.42%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.74%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.21%) Fintech
7 4 (2.14%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.14%) PMI
8 3 (1.60%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.60%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.60%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.07%) PKI
9 2 (1.07%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) EPoS
10 1 (0.53%) HACMP
10 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.49%) Linux
2 13 (6.95%) Windows
3 8 (4.28%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.74%) Unix
4 7 (3.74%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.60%) VMS
7 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.07%) Android
8 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.53%) Solaris
9 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.97%) SDLC
3 27 (14.44%) ITIL
4 26 (13.90%) PRINCE2
5 22 (11.76%) Decision-Making
5 22 (11.76%) Project Management
6 21 (11.23%) Computer Science
7 20 (10.70%) Thought Leadership
8 17 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (8.56%) TDD
9 16 (8.56%) TOGAF
10 15 (8.02%) Workflow
11 14 (7.49%) Change Management
11 14 (7.49%) CRM
11 14 (7.49%) Data Management
11 14 (7.49%) Microservices
12 13 (6.95%) Process Management
12 13 (6.95%) Scrum
12 13 (6.95%) Supplier Management
12 13 (6.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.83%) SQL
2 27 (14.44%) Java
3 25 (13.37%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.16%) C#
5 12 (6.42%) Java 8
6 11 (5.88%) Python
7 7 (3.74%) PHP
8 6 (3.21%) Delphi
9 5 (2.67%) C
9 5 (2.67%) C++
9 5 (2.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.14%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.07%) Korn
12 2 (1.07%) Perl
12 2 (1.07%) Ruby
12 2 (1.07%) Scala
13 1 (0.53%) JCL
13 1 (0.53%) Magik
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) Degree
2 14 (7.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (4.81%) CISSP
4 9 (4.81%) CREST Certified
4 9 (4.81%) OSCP
4 9 (4.81%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.81%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.74%) CCNA
5 7 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.74%) ISEB
6 6 (3.21%) PMP
7 5 (2.67%) MCSE
7 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.14%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (1.60%) MCSA
10 2 (1.07%) CCNP
10 2 (1.07%) PhD
10 2 (1.07%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) BS7799
1 12 (6.42%) COBIT
1 12 (6.42%) QA
2 9 (4.81%) PMO
3 3 (1.60%) GDPR
4 2 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.07%) SLA
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.14%) Docker
3 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.60%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.53%) GPFS
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Control-M
3 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.53%) Munin
3 1 (0.53%) Nagios
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) SafeCom
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.76%) Oracle
3 10 (5.35%) Unisys
4 8 (4.28%) Cisco
5 6 (3.21%) Tableau
6 5 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.14%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.60%) Adobe
8 3 (1.60%) Google
9 2 (1.07%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.07%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.07%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.07%) Intel
9 2 (1.07%) Juniper
9 2 (1.07%) Mitel
9 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.07%) SAP
9 2 (1.07%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.07%) VMware