Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 28 20
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 14 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 3.91% 10.10% 11.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 11.45% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 29
Poole median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +54.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £23,400 £20,950 £26,200
90th Percentile £52,000 £48,250 £46,250
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -13.33%

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 320 358 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 89.39% 88.18% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 309 346 225
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £48,750
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Poole

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
4 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Automotive
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
4 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) MVVM

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SOC Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Sage Support
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) ODBC
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) SOLID
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Science
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) AlienVault
2 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
3 1 (7.14%) Sage