Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 30 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 61 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.32% 8.05% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.89% 8.82% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 24
Portsmouth median annual salary £31,750 £28,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.39% -21.13% -11.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £20,750 £30,125
90th Percentile £56,350 £54,500 £46,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

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 560 601 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 94.75% 91.34% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 441 535 402
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +1.22%

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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 40 (65.57%) SQL
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 37 (60.66%) C#
4 31 (50.82%) .NET
5 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
7 26 (42.62%) E-Commerce
8 24 (39.34%) CSS
9 23 (37.70%) MVC
10 22 (36.07%) AngularJS
11 21 (34.43%) HTML
12 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (24.59%) HTML5
13 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
14 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
15 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
15 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
16 12 (19.67%) WCF
16 12 (19.67%) REST
16 12 (19.67%) SOLID
17 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
17 11 (18.03%) Retail
18 10 (16.39%) QA
18 10 (16.39%) jQuery
18 10 (16.39%) Moq
18 10 (16.39%) NUnit
18 10 (16.39%) Front End Development
19 9 (14.75%) Autofac
19 9 (14.75%) NServiceBus
19 9 (14.75%) KnockoutJS

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 9 (14.75%) NServiceBus
2 6 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.48%) InfluxDB
4 3 (4.92%) Big Data
4 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.39%) Moq
2 10 (16.39%) NUnit
3 7 (11.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (11.48%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 11 (18.03%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Junior
5 9 (14.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (13.11%) Junior Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Support Team Leader
7 7 (11.48%) Team Leader
8 6 (9.84%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Applications Support
8 6 (9.84%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Lead Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Analyst
9 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 24 (39.34%) CSS
3 22 (36.07%) AngularJS
4 21 (34.43%) HTML
5 15 (24.59%) HTML5
6 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
7 12 (19.67%) REST
7 12 (19.67%) WCF
8 10 (16.39%) jQuery
9 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (14.75%) Autofac
9 9 (14.75%) Dapper ORM
9 9 (14.75%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (14.75%) NHibernate
9 9 (14.75%) Spring.NET
9 9 (14.75%) Web Services
10 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
11 7 (11.48%) Entity Framework
11 7 (11.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) CentOS
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.56%) Solaris
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) E-Commerce
3 23 (37.70%) MVC
4 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
5 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
6 12 (19.67%) SOLID
7 10 (16.39%) Front End Development
8 8 (13.11%) API Design
8 8 (13.11%) Web Development
9 7 (11.48%) Analytics
9 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.48%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (11.48%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (11.48%) Kanban
9 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.48%) Scrum
10 6 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (9.84%) Line Management
10 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) SQL
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 37 (60.66%) C#
4 9 (14.75%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.56%) Java
5 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
5 4 (6.56%) VBScript
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.64%) IIBA
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Firmware
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe
2 2 (3.28%) BT
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco