Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Critical Thinking
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 264 237
Rank change year-on-year +110 -27 +62
Permanent jobs citing Critical Thinking 5 21 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.33% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 45
Median annual salary £41,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.95% +10.53% -17.39%
10th Percentile £32,875 £41,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £69,875 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,275 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.97% +9.10% -12.50%

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 2,608 6,305 7,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.28% 91.48% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,266 5,088 6,393
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 26 October 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 26 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
West Yorkshire +71 2 £41,500 -12.63% 1
South Yorkshire +24 2 £41,500 -25.07%
North Yorkshire - 1 £90,000 - 3
Critical Thinking
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Vue.js
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Laravel
1 2 (40.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Market Research
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel