Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 18 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 171 174 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.70% 12.27% 8.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.73% 13.37% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 143 162 92
Southampton median annual salary £43,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.36% -10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £20,550
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% +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 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 1,343 1,301 1,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 91.86% 91.75% 91.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,109 1,162 980
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £28,700 £26,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 70 (40.94%) Windows
2 64 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (36.26%) Microsoft
4 58 (33.92%) C#
5 47 (27.49%) SQL Server
6 36 (21.05%) SQL
6 36 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 35 (20.47%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (18.71%) .NET
9 27 (15.79%) Visual Studio
9 27 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 27 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 26 (15.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (15.20%) Video Conferencing
11 25 (14.62%) Virtual Team
11 25 (14.62%) Web Development
11 25 (14.62%) Unit Testing
12 24 (14.04%) XML
12 24 (14.04%) ITIL
13 22 (12.87%) PowerShell
14 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (11.70%) Software Engineering
15 19 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (10.53%) Analytics
16 18 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (10.53%) React
17 17 (9.94%) Relational Database
17 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (9.94%) jQuery

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 9 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.34%) IIS
2 4 (2.34%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.17%) WordPress
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.43%) Office 365
4 9 (5.26%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.17%) AWS IoT
5 2 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.17%) IaaS
5 2 (1.17%) SaaS
5 2 (1.17%) Serverless
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) VoIP
2 13 (7.60%) CTI
3 9 (5.26%) Network Security
4 3 (1.75%) Firewall
4 3 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.75%) Wireless
5 2 (1.17%) Internet
5 2 (1.17%) LAN
5 2 (1.17%) VLAN
5 2 (1.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.58%) BGP
6 1 (0.58%) DHCP
6 1 (0.58%) DNS
6 1 (0.58%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.58%) OSPF
6 1 (0.58%) SAN
6 1 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (27.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.94%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (5.26%) Power BI
5 4 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.34%) SAP BW
5 4 (2.34%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.17%) MS Access
7 2 (1.17%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.58%) ActiveReports
8 1 (0.58%) DB2
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 26 (15.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (9.36%) WiX
5 10 (5.85%) Maven
6 6 (3.51%) Selenium
7 5 (2.92%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.34%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.34%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.75%) Ant
9 3 (1.75%) JIRA
9 3 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.58%) Chocolatey
10 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.58%) Mocha
10 1 (0.58%) NUnit
10 1 (0.58%) Subversion
10 1 (0.58%) tSQLt
General
1 17 (9.94%) Retail
2 14 (8.19%) Finance
3 10 (5.85%) Banking
4 5 (2.92%) Advertising
4 5 (2.92%) Back Office
5 2 (1.17%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (23.98%) Developer
2 27 (15.79%) Analyst
3 24 (14.04%) Team Leader
4 16 (9.36%) Architect
4 16 (9.36%) Software Team Leader
5 15 (8.77%) Applications Support
5 15 (8.77%) Lead Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Lead Software Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Software Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.02%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.85%) Software Architect
7 10 (5.85%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) IT Support
9 8 (4.68%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (4.68%) C# Architect
9 8 (4.68%) Deployment Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.71%) .NET
2 27 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 24 (14.04%) XML
4 18 (10.53%) React
4 18 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (9.94%) jQuery
6 16 (9.36%) Ajax
6 16 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
6 16 (9.36%) WCF
7 14 (8.19%) HTML
8 10 (5.85%) Redux
9 9 (5.26%) HTML5
10 8 (4.68%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.68%) RESTful
11 7 (4.09%) JSON
12 5 (2.92%) CSS
12 5 (2.92%) VCL
13 4 (2.34%) Node.js
14 3 (1.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.47%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (15.20%) Video Conferencing
3 25 (14.62%) Virtual Team
4 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (8.19%) Replication
6 11 (6.43%) Enterprise Cloud
7 10 (5.85%) EPoS
8 4 (2.34%) User Experience
9 3 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.17%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.17%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.17%) EFT
10 2 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.17%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.58%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.94%) Windows
2 27 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.19%) Linux
3 14 (8.19%) Windows 10
3 14 (8.19%) Windows 7
4 13 (7.60%) Android
4 13 (7.60%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.92%) Unix
6 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.75%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.62%) Unit Testing
2 25 (14.62%) Web Development
3 24 (14.04%) ITIL
4 20 (11.70%) Software Engineering
5 18 (10.53%) Analytics
6 16 (9.36%) Multithreading
6 16 (9.36%) OWASP
7 15 (8.77%) Virtual Team Management
8 14 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.02%) SDLC
10 11 (6.43%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.85%) DevOps
11 10 (5.85%) Iteration Planning
11 10 (5.85%) Product Management
11 10 (5.85%) Scrum
12 9 (5.26%) Time Management
13 8 (4.68%) ITSM
13 8 (4.68%) OO
13 8 (4.68%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.92%) C#
2 36 (21.05%) SQL
3 22 (12.87%) PowerShell
4 17 (9.94%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.36%) Java
6 15 (8.77%) C++
6 15 (8.77%) Python
7 6 (3.51%) C
8 5 (2.92%) Delphi
8 5 (2.92%) PHP
9 4 (2.34%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.75%) F#
10 3 (1.75%) Ruby
10 3 (1.75%) Scala
11 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.17%) CCNA
3 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.17%) GIAC
3 2 (1.17%) MCSA
3 2 (1.17%) SANS
4 1 (0.58%) CCNP
4 1 (0.58%) CISM
4 1 (0.58%) CISSP
4 1 (0.58%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.58%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.58%) MCDST
4 1 (0.58%) MCITP
4 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) SLA
2 7 (4.09%) QA
3 2 (1.17%) GDPR
3 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.17%) WCAG
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) ITGC
System Software
1 15 (8.77%) Docker
2 8 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (5.26%) Kibana
2 3 (1.75%) Nessus
2 3 (1.75%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.17%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 2 (1.17%) CSIRT
3 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.17%) QRadar
3 2 (1.17%) SCCM
3 2 (1.17%) SCOM
3 2 (1.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.58%) Grafana
4 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (36.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.36%) Cisco
3 12 (7.02%) Avaya
4 9 (5.26%) Motorola
4 9 (5.26%) VMware
5 7 (4.09%) Intel
6 6 (3.51%) Borland
7 5 (2.92%) Google
8 4 (2.34%) SAP
9 3 (1.75%) LogRhythm
9 3 (1.75%) Mitel
9 3 (1.75%) Qualys
9 3 (1.75%) Splunk
10 2 (1.17%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.17%) Ivanti
10 2 (1.17%) Meraki
10 2 (1.17%) Oracle
10 2 (1.17%) Symantec
11 1 (0.58%) HP
11 1 (0.58%) Sybase