Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 13 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 3.57% 12.50% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 13.04% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Torfaen median annual salary £23,000 £41,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.58% +22.06% -13.92%
10th Percentile £21,500 £28,800 £20,300
90th Percentile £24,500 £77,500 £47,800
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 52 69 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 92.86% 95.83% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 70
Torfaen median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £22,500 £21,975
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +2.74%

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
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 22 October 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 -4 2 £23,000 -44.58% 2
Problem-Solving
South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) eTOM
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Frameworx
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) TM Forum

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 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Frameworx
1 1 (50.00%) TM Forum
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) eTOM
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP