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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Creative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Creative Thinking over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Thinking
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 183 223 164
Rank change year-on-year +40 -59 +110
Permanent jobs citing Creative Thinking 99 36 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.36% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.61% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 5
10th Percentile £37,885 £31,875 £32,800
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £46,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.51% -11.90% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £55,153 £53,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £66,875 £54,500
England median annual salary £62,920 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.43% - +9.52%

Creative Thinking 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,008 5,895 3,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 96.11% 95.10% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4,279 4,549 2,601
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +9.41%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £83,811 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Creative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Creative Thinking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Thinking in Yorkshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Creative Thinking in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Creative Thinking in Yorkshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Creative Thinking in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Creative Thinking in Yorkshire

Creative Thinking
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Thinking within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 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
West Yorkshire +24 78 £50,000 +11.11% 10
North Yorkshire -4 13 £70,000 +47.37%
South Yorkshire +20 8 £50,000 - 2
Creative Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing Creative Thinking 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Creative Thinking.

1 78 (78.79%) Agile
2 55 (55.56%) React
3 54 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (51.52%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (47.47%) JavaScript
5 47 (47.47%) Finance
6 43 (43.43%) DevOps
7 36 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 34 (34.34%) .NET
9 33 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (32.32%) CSS
11 30 (30.30%) SQL
11 30 (30.30%) Azure
12 29 (29.29%) HTML
12 29 (29.29%) Degree
13 28 (28.28%) JIRA
13 28 (28.28%) AWS
13 28 (28.28%) Confluence
13 28 (28.28%) Customer Experience
14 27 (27.27%) Git (software)
14 27 (27.27%) Coaching
14 27 (27.27%) Scrum
15 26 (26.26%) Azure DevOps
15 26 (26.26%) Node.js
16 24 (24.24%) DynamoDB
16 24 (24.24%) Mobile App
16 24 (24.24%) AWS Lambda
16 24 (24.24%) Serverless
17 23 (23.23%) .NET Core
17 23 (23.23%) Docker

Creative Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 28 (28.28%) Confluence
2 3 (3.03%) CMS
2 3 (3.03%) Headless CMS
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.08%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.05%) Adobe XD
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (4.04%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.02%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.30%) Azure
2 28 (28.28%) AWS
3 26 (26.26%) Azure DevOps
4 24 (24.24%) AWS Lambda
4 24 (24.24%) Serverless
5 23 (23.23%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (23.23%) Amazon SQS
5 23 (23.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (8.08%) GitHub
7 4 (4.04%) GCP
7 4 (4.04%) SaaS
8 3 (3.03%) Amplience
8 3 (3.03%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.01%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) DynamoDB
2 23 (23.23%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (23.23%) MySQL
3 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.04%) Redis
4 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.02%) Power BI
6 1 (1.01%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (28.28%) JIRA
2 27 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.03%) GitLab
4 3 (3.03%) Selenium
4 3 (3.03%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.02%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.01%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.01%) JUnit
6 1 (1.01%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (47.47%) Finance
2 33 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (23.23%) Games
4 22 (22.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 19 (19.19%) Social Skills
6 17 (17.17%) Banking
7 8 (8.08%) Law
8 6 (6.06%) Retail Banking
9 5 (5.05%) Marketing
10 3 (3.03%) Billing
11 2 (2.02%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
11 2 (2.02%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
12 1 (1.01%) Legal
12 1 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (1.01%) Public Sector
12 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (46.46%) Developer
2 30 (30.30%) Software Engineer
3 23 (23.23%) .NET Developer
3 23 (23.23%) .NET Software Developer
3 23 (23.23%) .NET Software Engineer
3 23 (23.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 23 (23.23%) Software Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Node.js Developer
4 15 (15.15%) React Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Senior React Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Designer
7 6 (6.06%) Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Business IT Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Graduate
8 5 (5.05%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.05%) UI/UX Designer
8 5 (5.05%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (55.56%) React
2 34 (34.34%) .NET
3 32 (32.32%) CSS
4 29 (29.29%) HTML
5 26 (26.26%) Node.js
6 23 (23.23%) .NET Core
6 23 (23.23%) .NET Framework
7 19 (19.19%) GraphQL
8 9 (9.09%) jQuery
9 8 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.05%) Sass
11 4 (4.04%) JSON
11 4 (4.04%) REST
11 4 (4.04%) XML
12 3 (3.03%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.03%) ARM Templates
12 3 (3.03%) Ember.js
12 3 (3.03%) SOAP
12 3 (3.03%) Svelte
12 3 (3.03%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.24%) Mobile App
2 14 (14.14%) User Experience
3 11 (11.11%) Social Media
4 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.03%) Hackathon
4 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.02%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.01%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (78.79%) Agile
2 54 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (51.52%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (43.43%) DevOps
5 36 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 28 (28.28%) Customer Experience
7 27 (27.27%) Coaching
7 27 (27.27%) Scrum
8 23 (23.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 23 (23.23%) Software Delivery
8 23 (23.23%) Web Development
9 22 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (21.21%) High Availability
11 20 (20.20%) Mentoring
12 19 (19.19%) Customer Service
12 19 (19.19%) Pair Programming
12 19 (19.19%) TDD
13 13 (13.13%) CI/CD
14 12 (12.12%) Test Automation
15 10 (10.10%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.30%) SQL
3 23 (23.23%) TypeScript
4 10 (10.10%) C#
5 5 (5.05%) Java
6 4 (4.04%) Python
6 4 (4.04%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.02%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) R
8 1 (1.01%) VB
8 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (29.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.03%) Azure Certification
3 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (1.01%) CISA
4 1 (1.01%) CISM
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.01%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) QA
2 5 (5.05%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (23.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Terraform
2 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.01%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 23 (23.23%) Xamarin
2 5 (5.05%) Adobe
3 4 (4.04%) Google
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) Remedy
4 3 (3.03%) Cadence
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.02%) BMC
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
5 2 (2.02%) Sparx
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow