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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 6 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 231 128 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.05% 10.57% 9.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.03% 11.02% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 97 63 46
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,600 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,375 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £57,500 £54,375 £55,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £63,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +11.11%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,214 1,162 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.59% 95.95% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 671 833 1,007
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,275 £73,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in West Sussex

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in West Sussex

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in West Sussex

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley +23 62 £55,000 -4.35% 6
Gatwick +15 30 £65,000 +160.00% 1
Worthing +12 27 £40,000 +48.15% 7
Horsham -5 26 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Haywards Heath +15 17 £31,000 -50.40%
Chichester +14 17 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea -2 8 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Steyning - 7 - -
Hassocks - 7 - -
East Grinstead - 6 £43,000 - 1
Burgess Hill -17 2 - - 1
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 133 (57.58%) Degree
2 86 (37.23%) Finance
3 73 (31.60%) Marketing
4 67 (29.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 66 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (24.24%) Decision-Making
7 49 (21.21%) Analytics
8 42 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 42 (18.18%) Agile
8 42 (18.18%) Driving Licence
8 42 (18.18%) Revenue Management
8 42 (18.18%) Conflict Management
8 42 (18.18%) Cost Control
9 41 (17.75%) Social Skills
9 41 (17.75%) SQL
10 31 (13.42%) Retail
10 31 (13.42%) Computer Science
11 28 (12.12%) Google
11 28 (12.12%) Power Platform
11 28 (12.12%) Power BI
12 27 (11.69%) Tableau
12 27 (11.69%) Legal
13 26 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (11.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 25 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (10.39%) Software Engineering
15 24 (10.39%) Web Development
15 24 (10.39%) Windows
15 24 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineering

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (3.90%) WordPress
2 7 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.43%) Confluence
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (29.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (11.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (8.23%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (4.33%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (4.33%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.43%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.43%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (3.90%) Magento
2 5 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.12%) Power Platform
2 22 (9.52%) Google Analytics
3 15 (6.49%) Azure
4 11 (4.76%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (4.33%) Google Sheets
6 5 (2.16%) GitHub
7 4 (1.73%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (1.73%) Contentsquare
7 4 (1.73%) Google Data Studio
8 3 (1.30%) AWS
8 3 (1.30%) GCP
8 3 (1.30%) SaaS
9 2 (0.87%) Figma
9 2 (0.87%) Google Workspace
10 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Sentinel
10 1 (0.43%) Miro
10 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.90%) Wireless
2 6 (2.60%) Firewall
3 5 (2.16%) LAN
3 5 (2.16%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (2.16%) SD-WAN
3 5 (2.16%) WAN
3 5 (2.16%) WLAN
4 4 (1.73%) Internet
5 3 (1.30%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.12%) Power BI
2 27 (11.69%) Tableau
3 22 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (8.23%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (1.73%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.73%) DB2
7 2 (0.87%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.87%) QlikView
8 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.30%) ERwin
3 2 (0.87%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.87%) git-flow
3 2 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 86 (37.23%) Finance
2 73 (31.60%) Marketing
3 66 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (17.75%) Social Skills
5 31 (13.42%) Retail
6 27 (11.69%) Legal
7 23 (9.96%) Manufacturing
8 16 (6.93%) Aviation
9 13 (5.63%) Organisational Skills
10 9 (3.90%) Advertising
11 5 (2.16%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (1.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 2 (0.87%) Banking
14 2 (0.87%) Billing
14 2 (0.87%) Influencing Skills
15 1 (0.43%) Electronics
15 1 (0.43%) Games
15 1 (0.43%) Law
15 1 (0.43%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.61%) Graduate
2 42 (18.18%) Trainee
3 27 (11.69%) Developer
4 26 (11.26%) Analyst
5 24 (10.39%) Product Owner
6 21 (9.09%) Project Engineer
7 15 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.06%) Product Manager
9 12 (5.19%) Embedded Engineer
9 12 (5.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (5.19%) Junior
9 12 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.23%) .NET
2 15 (6.49%) HTML
3 14 (6.06%) CSS
4 9 (3.90%) AngularJS
4 9 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (3.90%) LESS
5 7 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (1.73%) XML
8 3 (1.30%) HTML5
8 3 (1.30%) J2EE
8 3 (1.30%) React
9 2 (0.87%) CSS3
9 2 (0.87%) iOS SDK
9 2 (0.87%) Laravel
9 2 (0.87%) OpenGL
9 2 (0.87%) Symfony
9 2 (0.87%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (0.87%) WebGL
10 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 18 (7.79%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.33%) User Experience
4 9 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.46%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.03%) Social Media
7 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.73%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (1.73%) Life Science
10 3 (1.30%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.43%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.43%) FPGA
12 1 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.43%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.39%) Windows
2 23 (9.96%) Linux
3 11 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (3.46%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.16%) Android
7 4 (1.73%) zOS
8 2 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.24%) Decision-Making
2 49 (21.21%) Analytics
3 42 (18.18%) Agile
3 42 (18.18%) Conflict Management
3 42 (18.18%) Cost Control
3 42 (18.18%) Revenue Management
4 31 (13.42%) Computer Science
5 26 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (10.39%) Software Engineering
7 24 (10.39%) Web Development
8 23 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 20 (8.66%) Process Improvement
9 20 (8.66%) Project Delivery
9 20 (8.66%) Scrum
9 20 (8.66%) Statistical Analysis
10 17 (7.36%) ITIL
11 16 (6.93%) Project Management
11 16 (6.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.75%) SQL
2 22 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 16 (6.93%) C++
4 15 (6.49%) C#
5 13 (5.63%) PHP
6 11 (4.76%) Python
7 9 (3.90%) Assembly Language
7 9 (3.90%) Java
8 5 (2.16%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.16%) VB
8 5 (2.16%) VB6
9 4 (1.73%) Perl
9 4 (1.73%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.30%) C
10 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.30%) R
11 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.43%) Ada
12 1 (0.43%) Go
12 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 133 (57.58%) Degree
2 19 (8.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.03%) MCP
5 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CSPO
6 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.63%) SLA
2 10 (4.33%) Accessibility
3 9 (3.90%) QA
4 6 (2.60%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.16%) Good Clinical Practice
6 1 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.43%) CDISC
System Software
1 7 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.60%) Terraform
2 5 (2.16%) Ansible
2 5 (2.16%) SCCM
3 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.12%) Google
3 19 (8.23%) NEC
4 10 (4.33%) Oracle
5 7 (3.03%) ANSYS
6 6 (2.60%) IBM
7 5 (2.16%) Adobe
7 5 (2.16%) Avaya
7 5 (2.16%) Cognos
7 5 (2.16%) Mitel
7 5 (2.16%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.73%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.30%) Citrix
9 3 (1.30%) VMware
10 2 (0.87%) Anaplan
10 2 (0.87%) Cisco
10 2 (0.87%) SAP
10 2 (0.87%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.43%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.43%) Workday