Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 16 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 +40 -32
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 28 52 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 7.84% 11.09% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 13.51% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 25
Woking median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £35,375 £26,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £65,500
Surrey median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 Woking with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 287 385 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 80.39% 82.09% 87.25%
Number of salaries quoted 265 326 547
Woking median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,375 £58,750
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Woking

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Woking

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Problem-Solving in Woking over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Woking

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Woking region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
7 5 (17.86%) Selenium
7 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Data Architecture
8 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 4 (14.29%) Power BI
8 4 (14.29%) SDLC
8 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) Linux

Problem-Solving
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) RTP
2 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) Power BI
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
3 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) TestRail
3 3 (10.71%) WATIR
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (3.57%) TestNG
General
1 3 (10.71%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Junior
4 4 (14.29%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Test Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
3 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
4 4 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) SDLC
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) System Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C
4 3 (10.71%) C++
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Tcl
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) ACF2
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) Intel
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Veeam
3 1 (3.57%) VMware