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

Problem-Solving
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 147 103 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 10.84% 9.47% 9.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.90% 10.45% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 147 96 119
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% +21.43%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,875 £56,250
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 1,235 986 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 91.08% 90.63% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 891 1,058
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,543
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.71% -2.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
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 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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 51 (34.69%) SQL
2 48 (32.65%) C#
3 46 (31.29%) .NET
3 46 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (27.21%) Windows
4 40 (27.21%) Microsoft
5 38 (25.85%) Java
6 36 (24.49%) JavaScript
7 35 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 34 (23.13%) Scrum
9 32 (21.77%) OO
10 31 (21.09%) MVC
11 29 (19.73%) SQL Server
11 29 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (18.37%) Retail
13 26 (17.69%) Spring
13 26 (17.69%) Refactoring
13 26 (17.69%) Relational Database
14 22 (14.97%) JIRA
14 22 (14.97%) ASP.NET
15 21 (14.29%) HTML
15 21 (14.29%) Linux
15 21 (14.29%) Degree
15 21 (14.29%) Windows Server
16 20 (13.61%) Hibernate
16 20 (13.61%) CSS
17 19 (12.93%) E-Commerce
17 19 (12.93%) OOD
17 19 (12.93%) Windows 10
17 19 (12.93%) Test Automation

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 12 (8.16%) IIS
2 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.04%) WildFly
4 2 (1.36%) Apache
4 2 (1.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) HFM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.84%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.16%) Office 365
3 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.36%) G Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.68%) PaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Route 53
6 1 (0.68%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.48%) Internet
2 7 (4.76%) VPN
3 4 (2.72%) LAN
3 4 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.72%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) DNS
4 3 (2.04%) Wireless
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.36%) DHCP
6 1 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) Network Security
6 1 (0.68%) SAN
6 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.69%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.08%) MySQL
4 5 (3.40%) DB2
5 4 (2.72%) MS Access
6 3 (2.04%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) Power BI
7 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.97%) JIRA
3 18 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.56%) Subversion
5 14 (9.52%) Maven
6 7 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.72%) NUnit
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.72%) Selenium
7 4 (2.72%) Toad
8 3 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.04%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.36%) Protractor
9 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.68%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (18.37%) Retail
2 11 (7.48%) Finance
3 9 (6.12%) Back Office
4 4 (2.72%) Automotive
5 3 (2.04%) Electronics
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (37.41%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) Analyst
3 18 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.16%) IT Support
6 10 (6.80%) C# Developer
6 10 (6.80%) IT Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.44%) IT Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Architect
9 7 (4.76%) QA Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Technical Leader
10 6 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.08%) Software Tester
10 6 (4.08%) Tester
11 5 (3.40%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.29%) .NET
2 26 (17.69%) Spring
3 22 (14.97%) ASP.NET
4 21 (14.29%) HTML
5 20 (13.61%) CSS
5 20 (13.61%) Hibernate
6 14 (9.52%) CSS3
6 14 (9.52%) HTML5
7 10 (6.80%) AngularJS
8 9 (6.12%) Ember.js
9 7 (4.76%) RESTful
9 7 (4.76%) SOAP
10 6 (4.08%) Web Services
10 6 (4.08%) XML
11 4 (2.72%) Ionic Framework
11 4 (2.72%) Java EE
11 4 (2.72%) JSF
11 4 (2.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.73%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.93%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 18 (12.24%) Mobile App
4 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
4 13 (8.84%) EPoS
5 7 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.36%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.36%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) CMDB
8 1 (0.68%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.21%) Windows
2 21 (14.29%) Linux
2 21 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 19 (12.93%) Windows 10
4 18 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.72%) Unix
7 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.13%) Scrum
3 32 (21.77%) OO
4 31 (21.09%) MVC
5 26 (17.69%) Refactoring
6 19 (12.93%) E-Commerce
6 19 (12.93%) OOD
6 19 (12.93%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.24%) Mobile Application Development
8 17 (11.56%) OOP
9 16 (10.88%) Performance Improvement
10 14 (9.52%) SDLC
10 14 (9.52%) SOA
11 13 (8.84%) Test Scripting
12 12 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (8.16%) Web Development
13 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.80%) TDD
15 9 (6.12%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.69%) SQL
2 48 (32.65%) C#
3 38 (25.85%) Java
4 36 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.48%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.40%) PHP
7 5 (3.40%) VBA
8 4 (2.72%) C++
8 4 (2.72%) Delphi
8 4 (2.72%) Java 8
8 4 (2.72%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.72%) RPG
8 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.04%) Perl
9 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.04%) Python
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.72%) MCSE
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.04%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (2.04%) CITP
3 3 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.04%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.36%) CCNA
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.36%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.36%) MCDST
4 2 (1.36%) MCP
4 2 (1.36%) MCSA
4 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.48%) GDPR
2 9 (6.12%) QA
3 5 (3.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.36%) Firmware
2 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) WSUS
2 1 (0.68%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.68%) Nagios
2 1 (0.68%) SCOM
2 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) Xamarin
3 11 (7.48%) Intel
4 10 (6.80%) Oracle
5 4 (2.72%) MKS
5 4 (2.72%) Sybase
6 3 (2.04%) Borland
6 3 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (1.36%) Cisco
7 2 (1.36%) Dell
7 2 (1.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.68%) BMC
8 1 (0.68%) Brocade
8 1 (0.68%) CA
8 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.68%) SAP
8 1 (0.68%) VMware