Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 17 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 197 204 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.45% 12.16% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.31% 13.01% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 143 135 140
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £20,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -5.88%

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 1,377 1,568 1,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 93.99% 93.44% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,110 1,178 1,310
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,718 £27,000 £26,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,000 £61,825
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 73 (37.06%) SQL
2 63 (31.98%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (27.92%) Finance
4 49 (24.87%) Degree
5 48 (24.37%) Microsoft
6 41 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (20.30%) JavaScript
8 33 (16.75%) Computer Science
9 31 (15.74%) Windows
10 30 (15.23%) HTML
10 30 (15.23%) Retail
11 29 (14.72%) Java
12 28 (14.21%) SDLC
13 24 (12.18%) Banking
14 23 (11.68%) Marketing
14 23 (11.68%) Computer Science Degree
15 22 (11.17%) Project Management
16 21 (10.66%) Windows 10
17 20 (10.15%) Windows Server
17 20 (10.15%) .NET
17 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (9.64%) MySQL
18 19 (9.64%) C#
18 19 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
18 19 (9.64%) Change Management
19 18 (9.14%) Firewall
19 18 (9.14%) PHP
20 17 (8.63%) Oracle
20 17 (8.63%) Linux

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 10 (5.08%) IIS
2 4 (2.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.52%) SAS
3 3 (1.52%) Smallworld
3 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.02%) Confluence
4 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) JBoss
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.02%) HFM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (8.12%) Office 365
4 10 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.52%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.02%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.02%) Force.com
6 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.02%) Serverless
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.51%) Firebase
7 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.14%) Firewall
2 17 (8.63%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.06%) Internet
4 5 (2.54%) ATM
4 5 (2.54%) LAN
4 5 (2.54%) WAN
5 4 (2.03%) VoIP
6 3 (1.52%) DNS
7 2 (1.02%) IPsec
7 2 (1.02%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.02%) SMS
7 2 (1.02%) Wireless
8 1 (0.51%) DHCP
8 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.51%) HTTP
8 1 (0.51%) MPLS
8 1 (0.51%) SNMP
8 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.64%) MySQL
2 11 (5.58%) NoSQL
2 11 (5.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.06%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.05%) DB2
6 6 (3.05%) Essbase
6 6 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.54%) Big Data
7 5 (2.54%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.03%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (2.03%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (2.03%) Oracle Smart View
8 4 (2.03%) Redis
9 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.52%) Power BI
10 2 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Maven
2 5 (2.54%) JUnit
2 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.03%) JIRA
4 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.52%) Selenium
5 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.51%) Appium
6 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.51%) Calabash
6 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.51%) git-flow
6 1 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (27.92%) Finance
2 30 (15.23%) Retail
3 24 (12.18%) Banking
4 23 (11.68%) Marketing
5 14 (7.11%) Law
6 12 (6.09%) Legal
7 8 (4.06%) Investment Banking
8 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.52%) Automotive
10 2 (1.02%) Electronics
11 1 (0.51%) Back Office
11 1 (0.51%) Billing
11 1 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (27.41%) Developer
2 36 (18.27%) Analyst
3 15 (7.61%) PHP Developer
3 15 (7.61%) Support Analyst
4 13 (6.60%) Business Analyst
4 13 (6.60%) DBA
5 12 (6.09%) Java Developer
5 12 (6.09%) Tester
6 11 (5.58%) Applications Support
6 11 (5.58%) Software Developer
7 10 (5.08%) Penetration Tester
8 9 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (4.57%) Junior
8 9 (4.57%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.57%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.06%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 7 (3.55%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.23%) HTML
2 20 (10.15%) .NET
3 16 (8.12%) Spring
4 12 (6.09%) CSS
4 12 (6.09%) REST
5 9 (4.57%) LAMP
6 8 (4.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.06%) JSP
6 8 (4.06%) Spring Boot
7 7 (3.55%) Web Services
8 6 (3.05%) Ajax
9 5 (2.54%) DHTML
9 5 (2.54%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.54%) JSF
9 5 (2.54%) Node.js
9 5 (2.54%) Struts
9 5 (2.54%) Struts2
9 5 (2.54%) YAML
10 4 (2.03%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (31.98%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (16.75%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.54%) Fintech
6 4 (2.03%) PMI
7 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.02%) PKI
8 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.74%) Windows
2 21 (10.66%) Windows 10
3 20 (10.15%) Windows Server
4 17 (8.63%) Linux
4 17 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.06%) Unix
5 8 (4.06%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.52%) Android
7 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.02%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.02%) VMS
8 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.21%) SDLC
3 22 (11.17%) Project Management
4 19 (9.64%) Change Management
5 17 (8.63%) CRM
6 15 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 15 (7.61%) Time Management
7 14 (7.11%) ITIL
7 14 (7.11%) PRINCE2
7 14 (7.11%) Scrum
7 14 (7.11%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (6.09%) Migration
8 12 (6.09%) TDD
9 11 (5.58%) Data Protection
9 11 (5.58%) DevOps
9 11 (5.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (5.08%) Analytics
10 10 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (5.08%) Microservices
10 10 (5.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.06%) SQL
2 40 (20.30%) JavaScript
3 29 (14.72%) Java
4 19 (9.64%) C#
5 18 (9.14%) PHP
6 17 (8.63%) Python
7 13 (6.60%) Delphi
8 7 (3.55%) C++
8 7 (3.55%) Java 8
9 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.54%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.03%) Apex Code
10 4 (2.03%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.03%) Ruby
11 3 (1.52%) Perl
11 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.02%) C
12 2 (1.02%) Korn
12 2 (1.02%) R
12 2 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (24.87%) Degree
2 23 (11.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.08%) CISSP
3 10 (5.08%) CREST Certified
3 10 (5.08%) OSCP
4 9 (4.57%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.57%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.05%) ISEB
5 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.05%) PMP
6 5 (2.54%) MCSE
7 4 (2.03%) CCNA
7 4 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.03%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.52%) MCSA
8 3 (1.52%) PhD
8 3 (1.52%) Postgraduate
9 2 (1.02%) CCNP
9 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) QA
2 9 (4.57%) PMO
3 3 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.52%) GDPR
4 2 (1.02%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
1 13 (6.60%) XenDesktop
2 12 (6.09%) XenApp
3 9 (4.57%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.03%) Docker
6 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.51%) HDFS
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (3.55%) Ansible
2 4 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.02%) Puppet
4 1 (0.51%) Control-M
4 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.51%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.51%) Munin
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) SafeCom
4 1 (0.51%) SCCM
4 1 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.51%) Terraform
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.51%) WSUS
4 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.63%) Oracle
3 16 (8.12%) VMware
4 13 (6.60%) Citrix
5 12 (6.09%) Unisys
6 6 (3.05%) Cognizant
6 6 (3.05%) Hyperion
6 6 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.54%) Cisco
7 5 (2.54%) Sony
8 4 (2.03%) Remedy
8 4 (2.03%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.52%) IBM
9 3 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.02%) Adobe
10 2 (1.02%) Juniper
10 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.02%) SAP
10 2 (1.02%) WatchGuard