Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 31 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 -24
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 49 60 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 8.22% 8.82% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 9.80% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 26
Portsmouth median annual salary £43,750 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £17,875
90th Percentile £58,120 £68,750 £43,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 549 612 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 92.11% 90.00% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 476 533 557
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) Degree
3 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) C#
4 15 (30.61%) .NET
5 14 (28.57%) Windows
6 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
7 11 (22.45%) T-SQL
7 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.45%) Linux
7 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
7 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
7 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
7 11 (22.45%) High Availability
8 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (20.41%) Database Tuning
8 10 (20.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (20.41%) IBM InfoSphere
8 10 (20.41%) Storage Management
8 10 (20.41%) Performance Management
8 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (20.41%) Korn
8 10 (20.41%) Replication
8 10 (20.41%) Middleware
8 10 (20.41%) Tivoli
8 10 (20.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (20.41%) HACMP
8 10 (20.41%) Unix
8 10 (20.41%) Veritas
8 10 (20.41%) Red Hat

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (4.08%) Drupal
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.41%) DB2
2 10 (20.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.08%) GIS
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.04%) Moq
4 1 (2.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.16%) Avionics
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Administrator
3 10 (20.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) C# Developer
3 10 (20.41%) DB2 Administrator
3 10 (20.41%) DB2 DBA
3 10 (20.41%) DBA
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Unix Administrator
4 8 (16.33%) Unix DBA
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Junior
6 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Graduate
7 4 (8.16%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) Middleware
3 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.20%) XML
5 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
5 4 (8.16%) Gherkin
5 4 (8.16%) RESTful
5 4 (8.16%) WCF
5 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) CSS
6 3 (6.12%) HTML
7 2 (4.08%) Node.js
8 1 (2.04%) CSS3
8 1 (2.04%) HTML5
8 1 (2.04%) JSON
8 1 (2.04%) LAMP
8 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.41%) HACMP
2 10 (20.41%) Replication
3 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.08%) User Experience
7 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.04%) Fintech
7 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) AIX
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) High Availability
2 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
3 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (20.41%) Database Tuning
3 10 (20.41%) Performance Management
3 10 (20.41%) Storage Management
4 9 (18.37%) CRM
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.29%) Web Development
7 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.20%) API Design
8 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.20%) Line Management
8 5 (10.20%) MVC
8 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
4 11 (22.45%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.41%) Korn
6 6 (12.24%) C
7 2 (4.08%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Java
8 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
2 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) MISRA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Tivoli
1 10 (20.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
1 10 (20.41%) Veritas
2 8 (16.33%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian