Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Innovative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Innovative Thinking over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Innovative Thinking
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 104 116
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Innovative Thinking 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.78% 0.073% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.081% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
North East median annual salary £65,000 - £39,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Innovative 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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,320 1,233 1,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.29% 90.53% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,065 1,066 1,104
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Innovative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Innovative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Innovative Thinking in the North East

Innovative Thinking
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Innovative Thinking in the North East.

Salary trend for Innovative Thinking in the North East

Innovative Thinking
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Innovative Thinking in the North East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Innovative Thinking in the North East

Innovative Thinking
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Innovative Thinking within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Tyne and Wear - 7 £65,000 - 2
Durham +18 4 £47,500 -
Innovative Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Innovative 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 North East region with a requirement for Innovative Thinking.

1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Business Transformation
1 7 (63.64%) IaaS
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) OpenGL
2 4 (36.36%) MATLAB
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) GitHub
2 4 (36.36%) GDPR
2 4 (36.36%) Parallel Programming
2 4 (36.36%) CUDA
2 4 (36.36%) R
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) OpenCL

Innovative Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) IaaS
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (36.36%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Transformation
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) Parallel Programming
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) MATLAB
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco