Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Creative Problem-Solving skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Creative Problem-Solving over the 6 months to 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Problem-Solving
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 67 65
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Creative Problem-Solving 4 4 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.46% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.79% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median annual salary £21,000 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.24% +23.64% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £33,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £22,000 £35,000 £28,750
West Midlands median annual salary £21,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -38.24% +13.33% -62.50%

Creative 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 249 507 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 90.88% 90.54% 92.13%
Number of salaries quoted 212 453 516
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,650 £23,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.09%

Creative Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Creative Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Problem-Solving in Staffordshire

Creative Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Creative Problem-Solving in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Creative Problem-Solving in Staffordshire

Creative Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Problem-Solving within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 1 £21,000 - 1
Creative Problem-Solving
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Creative 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Creative Problem-Solving.

1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Sage
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Magento
1 4 (100.00%) Shopify
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Xero
1 4 (100.00%) WooCommerce
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Inventory Management

Creative Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Magento
1 4 (100.00%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Software Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Inventory Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sage
1 4 (100.00%) WooCommerce
1 4 (100.00%) Xero