Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 32 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 191 262 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.68% 8.55% 8.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.40% 9.29% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 151 245 187
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £23,550
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,750 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.23%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,836 2,820 2,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 93.01% 92.04% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,532 2,520 2,137
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,125 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Oxfordshire

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Oxfordshire

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Oxfordshire

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Oxford +20 96 £47,500 +5.56% 27
Abingdon +5 38 £60,000 +50.00% 10
Banbury -2 9 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Wallingford +13 6 £35,000 -2.78% 1
Thame +16 5 £60,000 +46.34% 4
Woodstock +1 3 - -
Kidlington +19 2 £39,000 - 2
Witney +10 2 £28,000 -41.05% 3
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £32,500 - 2
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 63 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.70%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (23.56%) C#
3 45 (23.56%) Computer Science
4 42 (21.99%) SQL
5 40 (20.94%) Java
6 38 (19.90%) Microsoft
6 38 (19.90%) Analytics
7 37 (19.37%) CSS
7 37 (19.37%) Software Engineering
8 35 (18.32%) JavaScript
9 34 (17.80%) SQL Server
10 32 (16.75%) Degree
11 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
12 26 (13.61%) JIRA
12 26 (13.61%) Test Automation
12 26 (13.61%) DevOps
13 25 (13.09%) Software Architecture
13 25 (13.09%) Mathematics
13 25 (13.09%) Data Analysis
13 25 (13.09%) Project Management
13 25 (13.09%) HTML
14 23 (12.04%) .NET
14 23 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (11.52%) AngularJS
15 22 (11.52%) REST
15 22 (11.52%) Finance
15 22 (11.52%) TDD
16 21 (10.99%) Algorithms
17 19 (9.95%) C++

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 14 (7.33%) Confluence
2 9 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.05%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.19%) InfoPath
3 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) SAP MM
2 4 (2.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.57%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.52%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.24%) SaaS
4 4 (2.09%) Office 365
5 3 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.57%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.57%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.57%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.52%) GitHub
7 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) DHCP
1 5 (2.62%) Internet
2 4 (2.09%) DNS
3 3 (1.57%) Firewall
3 3 (1.57%) Skype
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.05%) LAN
4 2 (1.05%) PSTN
4 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.05%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.52%) IPsec
5 1 (0.52%) OSPF
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.90%) MySQL
3 4 (2.09%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.09%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.57%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.57%) Power BI
4 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.05%) Big Data
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.52%) Redis
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.61%) JIRA
3 18 (9.42%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.76%) Fiddler
4 11 (5.76%) TeamCity
4 11 (5.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (4.19%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.66%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.62%) Selenium
8 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.57%) JUnit
8 3 (1.57%) Spinnaker
8 3 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.52%) GitLab
9 1 (0.52%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (11.52%) Finance
2 16 (8.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (7.85%) Publishing
4 10 (5.24%) Marketing
5 6 (3.14%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (28.80%) Developer
2 27 (14.14%) Analyst
3 23 (12.04%) Software Developer
4 20 (10.47%) Software Engineer
5 17 (8.90%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.38%) Development Manager
7 14 (7.33%) Delivery Manager
8 13 (6.81%) .NET Developer
9 12 (6.28%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.76%) QA Engineer
10 11 (5.76%) Software QA Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) Administrator
11 10 (5.24%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.24%) Software Analyst
12 9 (4.71%) Consultant
12 9 (4.71%) Java Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.19%) Functional Consultant
13 8 (4.19%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.37%) CSS
2 25 (13.09%) HTML
3 23 (12.04%) .NET
4 22 (11.52%) AngularJS
4 22 (11.52%) REST
5 19 (9.95%) React
6 18 (9.42%) jQuery
6 18 (9.42%) Spring
7 14 (7.33%) HTML5
8 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET
9 12 (6.28%) CSS3
9 12 (6.28%) JSON
9 12 (6.28%) Web Services
10 11 (5.76%) .NET Framework
10 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (4.71%) WCF
12 7 (3.66%) Ember.js
13 6 (3.14%) Spring Boot
14 5 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (2.09%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.70%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.99%) Algorithms
3 14 (7.33%) User Experience
4 13 (6.81%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.76%) Blog
5 11 (5.76%) Cloud Native
5 11 (5.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.09%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.09%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.57%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.57%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.57%) EPoS
8 3 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.52%) Life Science
9 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.38%) Windows
2 10 (5.24%) Linux
3 6 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.62%) Unix
4 5 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.57%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.57%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (23.56%) Computer Science
3 38 (19.90%) Analytics
4 37 (19.37%) Software Engineering
5 26 (13.61%) DevOps
5 26 (13.61%) Test Automation
6 25 (13.09%) Data Analysis
6 25 (13.09%) Mathematics
6 25 (13.09%) Project Management
6 25 (13.09%) Software Architecture
7 22 (11.52%) TDD
8 19 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.42%) Visualisation
10 17 (8.90%) E-Commerce
10 17 (8.90%) OOP
10 17 (8.90%) Technology Roadmap
11 16 (8.38%) Data Science
11 16 (8.38%) ITIL
11 16 (8.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.56%) C#
2 42 (21.99%) SQL
3 40 (20.94%) Java
4 35 (18.32%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.95%) C++
6 17 (8.90%) Python
7 12 (6.28%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.76%) C
8 11 (5.76%) R
9 10 (5.24%) VB.NET
10 9 (4.71%) MATLAB
11 5 (2.62%) C++/CLI
12 4 (2.09%) VBA
13 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.57%) Java 8
13 3 (1.57%) X++
14 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.52%) Groovy
15 1 (0.52%) PHP
15 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (16.75%) Degree
2 14 (7.33%) ISTQB
3 12 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (5.24%) PhD
5 4 (2.09%) SAP Certification
6 3 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.05%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.05%) MCSA
7 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.52%) CCIE
8 1 (0.52%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.52%) CEH
8 1 (0.52%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.95%) QA
2 15 (7.85%) PMO
3 3 (1.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (4.71%) Docker
2 5 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.57%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.52%) oVirt
5 1 (0.52%) RHEV
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.57%) Kibana
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.57%) Puppet
2 3 (1.57%) Terraform
3 2 (1.05%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (1.05%) SCCM
3 2 (1.05%) SCOM
3 2 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Graphite
4 1 (0.52%) Icinga
4 1 (0.52%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (19.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.71%) SAP
3 4 (2.09%) Cisco
4 3 (1.57%) Google
4 3 (1.57%) VMware
5 2 (1.05%) Ivanti
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle
5 2 (1.05%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.05%) Polycom
5 2 (1.05%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.05%) WatchGuard
6 1 (0.52%) Arista
6 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.52%) Infor
6 1 (0.52%) Juniper
6 1 (0.52%) New Relic
6 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.52%) Tableau