Period
to 25 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 83 203 226
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.12% 8.53% 9.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.77% 9.39% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 120 198
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,875 £65,075
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 771 2,161 2,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 94.02% 90.76% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 567 1,732 1,789
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% - +10.47%
10th Percentile £33,650 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 October 2020.

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 October 2020. 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
Worthing +25 43 £75,000 +47.06%
Gatwick +3 12 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Crawley -16 11 £28,500 -25.97% 2
Horsham -8 6 £39,500 -21.00% 1
Burgess Hill +33 4 £52,500 +176.32%
Chichester +5 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Problem-Solving
South East

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 56 (67.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.35%) SAP
3 30 (36.14%) ABAP
4 29 (34.94%) Apache Flex
5 27 (32.53%) Degree
6 24 (28.92%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (27.71%) Azure
8 21 (25.30%) Java
9 20 (24.10%) Finance
10 19 (22.89%) Migration
11 18 (21.69%) SC Cleared
11 18 (21.69%) Security Cleared
12 17 (20.48%) Oracle
13 16 (19.28%) REST
13 16 (19.28%) Workshop Facilitation
14 14 (16.87%) Requirements Gathering
14 14 (16.87%) Windows
15 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
15 12 (14.46%) SQL
16 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
16 11 (13.25%) JSON
17 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
17 10 (12.05%) Web Dynpro
17 10 (12.05%) SAP XI
17 10 (12.05%) Oracle RMAN
17 10 (12.05%) Workflow
17 10 (12.05%) SAP Basis
17 10 (12.05%) AIX
17 10 (12.05%) Linux
17 10 (12.05%) CRM

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 1 (1.20%) Confluence
1 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.20%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.05%) SAP HR
1 10 (12.05%) SAP PSCD
1 10 (12.05%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.71%) Azure
2 10 (12.05%) AWS
3 6 (7.23%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (7.23%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.82%) Office 365
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) FTP
1 10 (12.05%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) Skype
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.20%) DSL
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) Network Security
3 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) DB2
2 6 (7.23%) Power BI
3 2 (2.41%) Tableau
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Eclipse
1 10 (12.05%) NWDS
2 4 (4.82%) JIRA
3 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Public Sector
3 7 (8.43%) Marketing
3 7 (8.43%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Analyst
2 20 (24.10%) Consultant
2 20 (24.10%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (16.87%) Business Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Developer
5 11 (13.25%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.05%) ABAP Developer
6 10 (12.05%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 10 (12.05%) SAP Developer
6 10 (12.05%) SAP PI Consultant
6 10 (12.05%) Senior ABAP Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Senior SAP Developer
7 7 (8.43%) User Experience Researcher
7 7 (8.43%) User Researcher
8 4 (4.82%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) Apache Flex
2 16 (19.28%) REST
3 11 (13.25%) JSON
4 10 (12.05%) SAP Basis
4 10 (12.05%) SAP Fiori
4 10 (12.05%) SAP PI
4 10 (12.05%) SAP XI
4 10 (12.05%) SAPUI5
4 10 (12.05%) SOAP
4 10 (12.05%) Web Dynpro
4 10 (12.05%) XML
4 10 (12.05%) XSD
4 10 (12.05%) XSLT
5 9 (10.84%) .NET
6 5 (6.02%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.82%) HTML
8 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.20%) COM
8 1 (1.20%) CSS
8 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) W3C
3 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.84%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (9.64%) User Experience
5 6 (7.23%) AS400
5 6 (7.23%) iSeries
6 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) AIX
2 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 10 (12.05%) Unix
3 7 (8.43%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (67.47%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.89%) Migration
3 16 (19.28%) Workshop Facilitation
4 14 (16.87%) Requirements Gathering
5 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.05%) CRM
5 10 (12.05%) Revenue Management
5 10 (12.05%) SDLC
5 10 (12.05%) Workflow
6 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.84%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.64%) Decision-Making
7 8 (9.64%) ERP
7 8 (9.64%) User Stories
8 7 (8.43%) Actionable Customer Insight
8 7 (8.43%) Actionable Insight
8 7 (8.43%) Guerrilla Research
8 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 7 (8.43%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) ABAP
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 9 (10.84%) C#
5 6 (7.23%) X++
6 3 (3.61%) C++
6 3 (3.61%) Delphi
6 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.61%) VB
6 3 (3.61%) VB6
7 2 (2.41%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) Groovy
8 1 (1.20%) Java 8
8 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.20%) Scala
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) Degree
2 18 (21.69%) SC Cleared
2 18 (21.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.82%) ISEB
5 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.41%) PMP
7 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) COBIT
2 2 (2.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.20%) GDPR
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) NFS
2 5 (6.02%) Docker
3 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Data Guard
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (6.02%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) SAP
2 17 (20.48%) Oracle
3 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.05%) Adobe
5 3 (3.61%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.61%) Google
5 3 (3.61%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.20%) Splunk