Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -21
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 54 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.03% 9.79% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.51% 10.80% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 23
Portsmouth median annual salary £30,500 £32,640 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.56% -12.96% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,400 £20,750 £29,450
90th Percentile £57,000 £64,000 £48,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% -3.75%

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 568 648 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 94.98% 90.63% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 471 570 463
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,250
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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 28 (51.85%) SQL
2 23 (42.59%) C#
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) .NET
4 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
5 16 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (27.78%) Degree
7 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
8 12 (22.22%) Linux
8 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 11 (20.37%) Windows
10 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.67%) High Availability
11 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
11 9 (16.67%) MVC
12 8 (14.81%) Unix
12 8 (14.81%) HTML
12 8 (14.81%) CSS
13 7 (12.96%) Creative Thinking
14 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
14 6 (11.11%) Line Management
14 6 (11.11%) CentOS
14 6 (11.11%) HTML5
14 6 (11.11%) Web Development
14 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
14 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 6 (11.11%) C

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 4 (7.41%) NServiceBus
2 2 (3.70%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.26%) DB2
2 5 (9.26%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Moq
2 5 (9.26%) NUnit
3 3 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
1 4 (7.41%) Avionics
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
1 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Junior
3 10 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 7 (12.96%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Junior .NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 6 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Graduate
6 6 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) DB2 Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) DB2 DBA
7 5 (9.26%) DBA
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) .NET
2 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 8 (14.81%) CSS
3 8 (14.81%) HTML
4 6 (11.11%) HTML5
5 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.26%) Middleware
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (7.41%) Autofac
6 4 (7.41%) Dapper ORM
6 4 (7.41%) jQuery
6 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (7.41%) NHibernate
6 4 (7.41%) Spring.NET
6 4 (7.41%) WCF
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.56%) RESTful
7 3 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.26%) HACMP
3 5 (9.26%) Replication
4 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.70%) User Experience
7 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) Unix
4 6 (11.11%) CentOS
5 5 (9.26%) AIX
5 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.67%) High Availability
4 9 (16.67%) MVC
5 7 (12.96%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (11.11%) CRM
6 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Line Management
6 6 (11.11%) Web Development
7 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.26%) Database Tuning
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
7 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.26%) SDLC
7 5 (9.26%) Storage Management
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) SQL
2 23 (42.59%) C#
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.11%) C
7 5 (9.26%) Korn
8 4 (7.41%) PHP
8 4 (7.41%) VBScript
9 2 (3.70%) C++
10 1 (1.85%) Java
10 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.70%) ISEB
4 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (7.41%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.26%) Veritas
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) BT
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian