Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 29 10
Rank change year-on-year +10 -19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.05% 3.68% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.02% 3.88% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 18
North Wales median annual salary £29,250 £35,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.43% +41.41% -23.85%
10th Percentile £23,750 £29,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,900 £59,200 £33,400
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +15.38%

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 North Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 83 129 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 83.84% 94.85% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 105 57
North Wales median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% +9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £29,800 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £47,500 £50,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in North Wales

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in North Wales

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in North Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in North Wales

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in North Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Flintshire +14 5 £29,250 -16.43% 6
Problem-Solving
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) ADO
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) IBM

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) ASP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (40.00%) ADO
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) LXC
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware