Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 25 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 32 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 7.37% 8.36% 13.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 8.99% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 39
Poole median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +40.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,000 £20,743
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,250 £46,250
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +20.83% -20.00%

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 Poole with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 390 267 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 89.86% 93.03% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 380 251 251
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,700 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £48,750
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Poole

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Poole

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Poole over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Poole

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

1 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) SOLID
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
4 15 (46.88%) Web Development
5 11 (34.38%) C++
5 11 (34.38%) C
5 11 (34.38%) OOP
5 11 (34.38%) OO
5 11 (34.38%) WPF
5 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) MVVM
5 11 (34.38%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (28.13%) MVC
7 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) Migration
10 5 (15.63%) Xamarin
10 5 (15.63%) React
10 5 (15.63%) Mobile Development
10 5 (15.63%) Vue.js
10 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
10 5 (15.63%) RESTful
10 5 (15.63%) Android
11 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
11 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
1 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) C# Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Backend Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) SOC Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) ITSM Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Sage Support
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) WPF
3 5 (15.63%) React
3 5 (15.63%) RESTful
3 5 (15.63%) Vue.js
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) ODBC
6 1 (3.13%) JSON
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) SOLID
2 15 (46.88%) Web Development
3 11 (34.38%) MVVM
3 11 (34.38%) OO
3 11 (34.38%) OOP
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
7 5 (15.63%) Mobile Development
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
9 3 (9.38%) ERP
9 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Change Control
10 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) C
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) COBOL
6 3 (9.38%) Delphi
6 3 (9.38%) Perl
6 3 (9.38%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.25%) AlienVault
3 2 (6.25%) Kaspersky
4 1 (3.13%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
4 1 (3.13%) SnapLogic