Period
to 18 August 2018

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

Problem-Solving
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 27
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 5 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 8.06% 20.00% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 20.34% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 3
Torfaen median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +30.77% -34.18%
10th Percentile £21,350 £26,725 £19,400
90th Percentile £46,000 £49,375 £29,000
South Wales median annual salary £41,250 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +2.63% +2.70%

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 Torfaen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 57 59 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 91.94% 98.33% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 83
Torfaen median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% -8.82% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £22,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,375 £62,000
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +1.35%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Torfaen

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Torfaen

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

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

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Torfaen

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Cwmbran -6 5 £42,500 +25.00%
Problem-Solving
South Wales

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

1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Express
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MEAN Stack

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Express
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter