Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 145 152 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 10.73% 9.14% 8.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.53% 10.04% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 136 138 108
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £21,875 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,500 £52,500
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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,258 1,514 1,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 93.12% 91.04% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 1,366 1,006
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -9.41% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,875
90th Percentile £65,125 £60,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Southampton

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Southampton

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 51 (35.17%) SQL
2 46 (31.72%) C#
3 43 (29.66%) Microsoft
4 42 (28.97%) .NET
5 41 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (24.83%) Windows
7 34 (23.45%) Scrum
8 31 (21.38%) Retail
8 31 (21.38%) SQL Server
9 30 (20.69%) MVC
10 29 (20.00%) Degree
11 28 (19.31%) ASP.NET
11 28 (19.31%) Java
12 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (17.24%) Git (software)
14 22 (15.17%) T-SQL
14 22 (15.17%) OO
14 22 (15.17%) Linux
15 20 (13.79%) Relational Database
16 19 (13.10%) SDLC
16 19 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (13.10%) Refactoring
17 18 (12.41%) JavaScript
18 17 (11.72%) OOD
18 17 (11.72%) Software Engineering
18 17 (11.72%) Self-Motivation
19 16 (11.03%) Computer Science
20 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
20 15 (10.34%) Spring
20 15 (10.34%) IIS

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 15 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.07%) WildFly
3 2 (1.38%) CMS
3 2 (1.38%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.69%) HFM
2 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.69%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.69%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.83%) Office 365
3 7 (4.83%) SaaS
4 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.38%) G Suite
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.69%) IaaS
6 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.66%) Internet
2 5 (3.45%) VPN
3 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.07%) LAN
4 3 (2.07%) WAN
5 2 (1.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.38%) DHCP
5 2 (1.38%) DNS
5 2 (1.38%) Firewall
5 2 (1.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.38%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.14%) DB2
3 6 (4.14%) MySQL
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.76%) Power BI
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.38%) MS Access
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.38%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.38%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.97%) JIRA
3 10 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.52%) Subversion
4 8 (5.52%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.83%) Maven
6 4 (2.76%) NUnit
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.07%) Toad
8 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.38%) Selenium
8 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (21.38%) Retail
2 12 (8.28%) Finance
3 10 (6.90%) Back Office
4 7 (4.83%) Advertising
5 4 (2.76%) Electronics
5 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.76%) Marketing
6 3 (2.07%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) French Language
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (28.28%) Developer
2 30 (20.69%) Analyst
3 19 (13.10%) Support Analyst
4 15 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 12 (8.28%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (8.28%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 9 (6.21%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.21%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.52%) IT Support
8 8 (5.52%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Software Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) Software Tester
9 7 (4.83%) Tester
10 6 (4.14%) 1st Line Technical Support
10 6 (4.14%) Architect
10 6 (4.14%) Software Project Manager
10 6 (4.14%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (28.97%) .NET
2 28 (19.31%) ASP.NET
3 15 (10.34%) Spring
4 12 (8.28%) Ember.js
5 11 (7.59%) CSS
5 11 (7.59%) HTML
6 10 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.90%) CSS3
6 10 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 10 (6.90%) HTML5
7 8 (5.52%) RESTful
8 7 (4.83%) SOAP
9 5 (3.45%) JSF
10 4 (2.76%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (2.76%) jQuery
10 4 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.07%) PrimeFaces
11 3 (2.07%) Web Services
11 3 (2.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.72%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (9.66%) EPoS
4 13 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (8.97%) Management Information System
5 12 (8.28%) Data Centre
6 11 (7.59%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.45%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.38%) iPad
9 2 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.69%) CMDB
10 1 (0.69%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 1 (0.69%) Industry 4.0
10 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.69%) Life Science
10 1 (0.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.83%) Windows
2 22 (15.17%) Linux
3 14 (9.66%) Windows 10
3 14 (9.66%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.59%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.14%) Unix
7 4 (2.76%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.38%) AIX
8 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.45%) Scrum
3 30 (20.69%) MVC
4 22 (15.17%) OO
5 19 (13.10%) Refactoring
5 19 (13.10%) SDLC
6 17 (11.72%) OOD
6 17 (11.72%) Software Engineering
7 16 (11.03%) Computer Science
8 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.34%) ITIL
8 15 (10.34%) Project Management
9 14 (9.66%) Iteration Planning
9 14 (9.66%) Test Automation
10 12 (8.28%) Mathematics
10 12 (8.28%) TDD
10 12 (8.28%) Test Scripting
11 11 (7.59%) Deadline-Driven
11 11 (7.59%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.17%) SQL
2 46 (31.72%) C#
3 28 (19.31%) Java
4 22 (15.17%) T-SQL
5 18 (12.41%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.66%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.83%) C
8 5 (3.45%) C++
8 5 (3.45%) Java 8
9 4 (2.76%) Delphi
9 4 (2.76%) RPG
9 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.07%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.07%) PHP
10 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.38%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.38%) Perl
11 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) MCSE
4 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.38%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.38%) CCNA
5 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.38%) MCDST
5 2 (1.38%) MCP
5 2 (1.38%) MCSA
5 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.69%) CITP
6 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.66%) QA
2 10 (6.90%) SLA
3 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.76%) PMO
4 3 (2.07%) GDPR
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (3.45%) Firmware
2 3 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.07%) Docker
3 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) WSUS
2 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.69%) Nagios
2 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.97%) Intel
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (4.83%) Xamarin
5 5 (3.45%) Borland
5 5 (3.45%) SAP
6 3 (2.07%) MKS
6 3 (2.07%) Sybase
7 2 (1.38%) CA
7 2 (1.38%) Cadence
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco
7 2 (1.38%) Dell
7 2 (1.38%) HP
7 2 (1.38%) Sage
8 1 (0.69%) BMC
8 1 (0.69%) Epicor
8 1 (0.69%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Infor
8 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards