Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Critical Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Critical Thinking over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Critical Thinking
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 278 268
Rank change year-on-year +97 -10 +65
Permanent jobs citing Critical Thinking 9 18 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.26% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 44
Median annual salary £47,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.65% +9.47% +40.74%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £87,000 £58,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -16.67%

Critical 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 3,635 7,007 9,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.33% 90.81% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,075 5,634 7,747
Median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,850
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Critical Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Critical Thinking in Yorkshire

Critical Thinking
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Critical Thinking in Yorkshire

Critical Thinking
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Critical Thinking in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Critical Thinking in Yorkshire

Critical 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 Critical Thinking within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 July 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
North Yorkshire +94 6 £47,500 +26.67%
West Yorkshire +47 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire +28 1 - -
Critical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT jobs citing Critical 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 Critical Thinking.

1 8 (88.89%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
5 2 (22.22%) Backlog Management
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) COBIT
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Product Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Nessus
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WLAN

Critical 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) BGP
1 2 (22.22%) IPsec
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) MPLS
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Environment Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Environment Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Backlog Management
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Product Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CSPO
3 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft