Problem-Solving Jobs in the North East

Problem Solving
England > North East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East requiring Problem-Solving skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Problem-Solving over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 7 22 23
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 328 113 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 15.12% 9.50% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.17% 9.78% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 250 70 92
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,500 £24,675
25th Percentile £24,970 £31,563 £30,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,637 £42,500 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.03% +4.94% -8.73%
75th Percentile £63,750 £52,034 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £75,900
England median annual salary £49,838 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.39% - +4.76%

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East

Problem-Solving falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the North East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,805 1,155 1,403
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 83.18% 97.06% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,419 583 980
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £35,500 £37,500 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £43,250
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +15.61% -3.89%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £81,375
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 the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in the North East

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in the North East.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in the North East

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in the North East over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in the North East

Problem-Solving
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 Problem-Solving within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Tyne and Wear +9 215 £42,500 - 76
Durham +24 95 £44,036 +25.82% 18
Northumberland +2 12 £24,500 -14.78% 7
Cleveland - 1 - - 2
Problem-Solving
England

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North East 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 10 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Exchange
3 4 (1.22%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (0.91%) IIS
5 2 (0.61%) Apache
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Sage X3
2 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.91%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 76 (23.17%) Azure
2 61 (18.60%) AWS
3 50 (15.24%) Microsoft 365
4 26 (7.93%) GCP
5 16 (4.88%) Serverless
6 15 (4.57%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (4.57%) Power Platform
7 14 (4.27%) Entra ID
8 12 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (3.35%) GitHub
10 8 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (2.44%) OCI
11 6 (1.83%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (1.83%) Azure DevOps
12 5 (1.52%) Amazon ECS
12 5 (1.52%) AWS CodePipeline
12 5 (1.52%) SaaS
13 4 (1.22%) dbt
13 4 (1.22%) Power Automate
14 3 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.79%) Firewall
2 15 (4.57%) LAN
3 14 (4.27%) WAN
4 9 (2.74%) VPN
4 9 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (2.44%) Network Security
6 7 (2.13%) VoIP
7 6 (1.83%) VLAN
8 5 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (1.52%) SAN
9 4 (1.22%) DHCP
9 4 (1.22%) DNS
10 3 (0.91%) 4G
10 3 (0.91%) 5G
10 3 (0.91%) MQTT
10 3 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.15%) MySQL
2 25 (7.62%) SQL Server
3 22 (6.71%) BigQuery
4 18 (5.49%) Looker
5 14 (4.27%) Power BI
5 14 (4.27%) Redis
6 13 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (2.44%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.83%) Tableau
11 5 (1.52%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.22%) Big Data
12 4 (1.22%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.61%) Delta Lake
14 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (3.35%) TeamCity
2 10 (3.05%) Git
3 5 (1.52%) Sourcetree
4 3 (0.91%) JIRA
5 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.30%) GitLab
6 1 (0.30%) Gradle
6 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.30%) Maven
6 1 (0.30%) Selenium
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 166 (50.61%) Social Skills
2 85 (25.91%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (18.90%) Retail
4 36 (10.98%) Finance
5 22 (6.71%) Games
5 22 (6.71%) Presentation Skills
6 21 (6.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 19 (5.79%) Manufacturing
8 18 (5.49%) Public Sector
9 13 (3.96%) Law
10 11 (3.35%) Organisational Skills
11 6 (1.83%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (1.22%) Police
13 3 (0.91%) Banking
13 3 (0.91%) Legal
13 3 (0.91%) Marketing
13 3 (0.91%) Social Housing
14 2 (0.61%) Billing
14 2 (0.61%) Electronics
14 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (14.63%) Analyst
2 36 (10.98%) Lead
3 35 (10.67%) Developer
3 35 (10.67%) Senior
4 22 (6.71%) Architect
5 20 (6.10%) Administrator
5 20 (6.10%) DBA
6 19 (5.79%) Data Analyst
6 19 (5.79%) Support Engineer
7 18 (5.49%) Data Engineer
8 16 (4.88%) Consultant
9 15 (4.57%) Service Analyst
10 14 (4.27%) Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (3.96%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.35%) Data Architect
12 11 (3.35%) IT Technician
13 10 (3.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 10 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (3.05%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.54%) .NET
2 19 (5.79%) .NET Core
2 19 (5.79%) ASP.NET
2 19 (5.79%) Node.js
3 18 (5.49%) CSS
4 17 (5.18%) HTML
5 16 (4.88%) Vue
6 15 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (4.57%) RESTful
7 10 (3.05%) jQuery
8 8 (2.44%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.44%) React
9 6 (1.83%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.52%) Ajax
10 5 (1.52%) Flask
10 5 (1.52%) Jinja
10 5 (1.52%) REST
10 5 (1.52%) SQLAlchemy
11 4 (1.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.01%) Onboarding
1 23 (7.01%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (6.71%) Client/Server
2 22 (6.71%) Online Games
3 19 (5.79%) STB
4 13 (3.96%) Cyberattack
4 13 (3.96%) Data Structures
5 12 (3.66%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.66%) IoT
6 9 (2.74%) Clustering
7 8 (2.44%) Product Ownership
8 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.52%) NHS
8 5 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.22%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.22%) Security Posture
10 3 (0.91%) Distributed Applications
10 3 (0.91%) Industry 4.0
10 3 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.11%) Windows
2 27 (8.23%) Windows 10
3 18 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.35%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.83%) Linux
5 6 (1.83%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.61%) AIX
7 2 (0.61%) Unix
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.65%) Mentoring
2 65 (19.82%) Customer Service
3 44 (13.41%) Computer Science
4 42 (12.80%) Agile
5 41 (12.50%) Data Management
6 40 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 37 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 37 (11.28%) Data Engineering
8 29 (8.84%) Software Engineering
9 28 (8.54%) User Experience
10 27 (8.23%) Data Analysis
10 27 (8.23%) DevOps
11 25 (7.62%) Coaching
11 25 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (7.32%) Collaborative Working
12 24 (7.32%) ITIL
12 24 (7.32%) Project Management
13 22 (6.71%) Data Modelling
13 22 (6.71%) ETL
14 21 (6.40%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 62 (18.90%) SQL
2 38 (11.59%) C#
3 32 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 31 (9.45%) Python
5 25 (7.62%) PowerShell
6 19 (5.79%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.74%) Bash
8 8 (2.44%) Java
8 8 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.22%) Ruby
11 3 (0.91%) PHP
12 2 (0.61%) C
12 2 (0.61%) C++
12 2 (0.61%) Scala
12 2 (0.61%) VB
13 1 (0.30%) Go
13 1 (0.30%) Groovy
13 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 100 (30.49%) Degree
2 22 (6.71%) HNC
3 16 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (3.35%) Azure Certification
5 10 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.44%) OCP
6 8 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.83%) CISA
7 6 (1.83%) CISMP
7 6 (1.83%) CISSP
7 6 (1.83%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.83%) GIAC
7 6 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.83%) SANS
8 5 (1.52%) MCSE
8 5 (1.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.22%) CCNA
9 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.22%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (14.94%) SLA
2 30 (9.15%) Data Quality
3 20 (6.10%) GDPR
4 5 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.22%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.91%) NCSC
6 3 (0.91%) NIST
7 1 (0.30%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 31 (9.45%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.71%) Docker
3 15 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (6.71%) Terraform
2 21 (6.40%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (3.35%) Kubernetes
4 9 (2.74%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (1.83%) Autotask
5 6 (1.83%) Jamf Pro
5 6 (1.83%) SCCM
6 4 (1.22%) Cacti
7 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.61%) Grafana
8 2 (0.61%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.30%) Ansible
9 1 (0.30%) Progress Chef
9 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (32.01%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.32%) Google
3 21 (6.40%) Oracle
4 19 (5.79%) VMware
5 15 (4.57%) Cisco
6 10 (3.05%) SAP
7 6 (1.83%) Sage
7 6 (1.83%) Sophos
8 5 (1.52%) Apple
8 5 (1.52%) Datto
8 5 (1.52%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.22%) Juniper
9 4 (1.22%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.91%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.91%) BMC
10 3 (0.91%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.91%) Epicor
10 3 (0.91%) Meraki
10 3 (0.91%) Northgate
10 3 (0.91%) Splunk