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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Problem-Solving
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 11 20 19
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 1,010 552 398
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.20% 9.66% 9.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.12% 10.27% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 539 431 317
10th Percentile £26,450 £23,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,419 £32,325 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +12.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,800 - £69,100
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.38%

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 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 7,152 5,376 3,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.44% 94.10% 92.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,389 4,237 3,222
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% +8.24%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%

Problem-Solving
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Problem-Solving as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Problem-Solving in Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Problem-Solving in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Problem-Solving in Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Problem-Solving in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Problem-Solving in Yorkshire

Problem-Solving
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem-Solving within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 June 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 +10 620 £47,500 -5.00% 90
South Yorkshire +11 198 £37,500 -25.00% 21
North Yorkshire +8 116 £52,500 +46.85% 16
East Yorkshire +18 26 £24,500 +4.26% 4
Humberside - 5 - - 3
Problem-Solving
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Problem-Solving.

1 402 (39.80%) Agile
2 377 (37.33%) Social Skills
3 337 (33.37%) Analytical Skills
4 234 (23.17%) Finance
5 223 (22.08%) Microsoft
6 211 (20.89%) Degree
7 182 (18.02%) SQL
8 179 (17.72%) Azure
9 154 (15.25%) AWS
10 144 (14.26%) .NET
11 141 (13.96%) Windows
12 136 (13.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 130 (12.87%) JavaScript
14 129 (12.77%) Project Management
14 129 (12.77%) Time Management
15 122 (12.08%) DevOps
16 121 (11.98%) Scrum
17 118 (11.68%) React
18 114 (11.29%) HTML
19 107 (10.59%) Software Engineering
20 106 (10.50%) CSS
21 104 (10.30%) ITIL
22 97 (9.60%) Mentoring
23 91 (9.01%) Active Directory
24 90 (8.91%) Microsoft 365
25 89 (8.81%) Java
26 86 (8.51%) Python
26 86 (8.51%) Docker
27 85 (8.42%) Linux
28 83 (8.22%) Presentation Skills

Problem-Solving
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 82 (8.12%) SAS
2 31 (3.07%) Confluence
3 24 (2.38%) Umbraco
4 17 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.39%) IIS
6 11 (1.09%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.59%) WordPress
8 5 (0.50%) OpenEdge
9 4 (0.40%) Apache
9 4 (0.40%) CMS
9 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.20%) nginx
12 1 (0.099%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.099%) Drupal
12 1 (0.099%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.40%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.40%) Simulink
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.89%) Summit
2 4 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.099%) iTrent
5 1 (0.099%) Magento
5 1 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.099%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 179 (17.72%) Azure
2 154 (15.25%) AWS
3 90 (8.91%) Microsoft 365
4 46 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
5 42 (4.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (2.57%) SaaS
7 25 (2.48%) GitHub
7 25 (2.48%) PaaS
8 23 (2.28%) Serverless
9 21 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (1.78%) Amazon EKS
11 18 (1.78%) IaaS
12 17 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
13 16 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (1.58%) Azure Monitor
13 16 (1.58%) Power Platform
13 16 (1.58%) Pulumi
14 15 (1.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 15 (1.49%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.94%) Broadband
2 44 (4.36%) Firewall
3 41 (4.06%) DNS
4 23 (2.28%) Internet
5 21 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.98%) Wireless
7 19 (1.88%) DHCP
7 19 (1.88%) LAN
8 18 (1.78%) WAN
9 16 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (1.49%) VPN
11 13 (1.29%) SAN
12 8 (0.79%) ADSL
12 8 (0.79%) MQTT
12 8 (0.79%) Skype
12 8 (0.79%) SSL
12 8 (0.79%) VoIP
13 7 (0.69%) DLNA
13 7 (0.69%) SSH
13 7 (0.69%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.95%) MySQL
3 24 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 22 (2.18%) DynamoDB
5 21 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (1.78%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.49%) Power BI
8 13 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.99%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.69%) Redis
11 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.59%) Metadata
13 5 (0.50%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.50%) Tableau
14 4 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 80 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 57 (5.64%) JIRA
3 41 (4.06%) Jenkins
4 25 (2.48%) Bitbucket
5 19 (1.88%) GoogleTest
6 15 (1.49%) Visual Studio
7 14 (1.39%) Selenium
8 11 (1.09%) GitLab
9 9 (0.89%) JUnit
10 8 (0.79%) JMeter
10 8 (0.79%) Mockito
10 8 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
10 8 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.79%) TestRail
11 7 (0.69%) GCC
11 7 (0.69%) GDB
11 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.69%) webpack
12 6 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 377 (37.33%) Social Skills
2 337 (33.37%) Analytical Skills
3 234 (23.17%) Finance
4 83 (8.22%) Presentation Skills
5 72 (7.13%) Public Sector
6 68 (6.73%) Marketing
7 65 (6.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 63 (6.24%) Games
8 63 (6.24%) Law
9 54 (5.35%) Banking
10 46 (4.55%) Organisational Skills
11 39 (3.86%) Legal
12 34 (3.37%) Manufacturing
13 28 (2.77%) Retail Banking
14 25 (2.48%) Automotive
15 22 (2.18%) Retail
16 19 (1.88%) Influencing Skills
17 14 (1.39%) Advertising
18 13 (1.29%) Documentation Skills
19 11 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 197 (19.50%) Developer
2 104 (10.30%) Analyst
3 85 (8.42%) Software Engineer
4 71 (7.03%) Programmer
5 69 (6.83%) Software Developer
6 65 (6.44%) Statistical Programmer
7 50 (4.95%) Senior Developer
8 44 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
9 41 (4.06%) Senior Programmer
9 41 (4.06%) Senior Statistical Programmer
10 40 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 34 (3.37%) .NET Developer
12 30 (2.97%) Product Manager
13 27 (2.67%) IT Support
13 27 (2.67%) Product Owner
14 26 (2.57%) Architect
14 26 (2.57%) Support Engineer
15 25 (2.48%) Designer
16 24 (2.38%) Java Developer
17 23 (2.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (14.26%) .NET
2 118 (11.68%) React
3 114 (11.29%) HTML
4 106 (10.50%) CSS
5 74 (7.33%) Node.js
6 60 (5.94%) .NET Core
7 44 (4.36%) RESTful
8 39 (3.86%) Sass
9 38 (3.76%) jQuery
10 37 (3.66%) AngularJS
11 36 (3.56%) Web Services
12 34 (3.37%) .NET Framework
13 31 (3.07%) JSON
14 29 (2.87%) GraphQL
14 29 (2.87%) XML
15 23 (2.28%) REST
16 20 (1.98%) Semantic HTML
17 19 (1.88%) Spring
18 18 (1.78%) HTML5
18 18 (1.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.62%) Self-Motivation
2 50 (4.95%) User Experience
3 46 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 39 (3.86%) Management Information System
5 36 (3.56%) Social Media
6 33 (3.27%) Data Protection Act
7 26 (2.57%) Data Centre
8 25 (2.48%) Algorithms
9 23 (2.28%) NHS
10 19 (1.88%) Smartphone
11 18 (1.78%) Driving Licence
12 16 (1.58%) Enterprise Cloud
13 14 (1.39%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.19%) IoT
15 11 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.89%) Life Science
17 8 (0.79%) Cyberattack
17 8 (0.79%) Housing Association
17 8 (0.79%) Legacy Applications
18 7 (0.69%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 141 (13.96%) Windows
2 85 (8.42%) Linux
3 68 (6.73%) Windows Server
4 54 (5.35%) Android
5 36 (3.56%) Windows 10
6 33 (3.27%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.49%) Windows 8
7 15 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 11 (1.09%) VMS
10 9 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.79%) Windows Server 2016
12 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.40%) Unix
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (39.80%) Agile
2 136 (13.47%) Continuous Improvement
3 129 (12.77%) Project Management
3 129 (12.77%) Time Management
4 122 (12.08%) DevOps
5 121 (11.98%) Scrum
6 107 (10.59%) Software Engineering
7 104 (10.30%) ITIL
8 97 (9.60%) Mentoring
9 82 (8.12%) Decision-Making
10 78 (7.72%) Analytics
11 71 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 70 (6.93%) Test Automation
13 66 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
14 65 (6.44%) Business Development
15 64 (6.34%) Coaching
16 60 (5.94%) Quality Management
17 59 (5.84%) Microservices
18 58 (5.74%) Product Roadmap
19 57 (5.64%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 182 (18.02%) SQL
2 130 (12.87%) JavaScript
3 89 (8.81%) Java
4 86 (8.51%) Python
5 77 (7.62%) C#
6 41 (4.06%) TypeScript
7 36 (3.56%) C
7 36 (3.56%) C++
8 34 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 29 (2.87%) T-SQL
10 27 (2.67%) MATLAB
10 27 (2.67%) PHP
11 25 (2.48%) Go
12 16 (1.58%) Ruby
13 14 (1.39%) Bash
13 14 (1.39%) VB
14 12 (1.19%) Apple Swift
15 9 (0.89%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.79%) ES6
17 7 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 211 (20.89%) Degree
2 32 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (2.77%) DBS Check
4 25 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (2.38%) Master's Degree
6 16 (1.58%) AWS Certification
7 15 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (1.39%) Security Cleared
9 13 (1.29%) SC Cleared
10 12 (1.19%) CCNA
11 10 (0.99%) CISSP
11 10 (0.99%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.69%) CISM
14 6 (0.59%) A+ Certification
14 6 (0.59%) HND
14 6 (0.59%) MCSE
14 6 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.50%) ISEB
15 5 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.63%) Good Clinical Practice
2 57 (5.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 55 (5.45%) SLA
4 41 (4.06%) CDISC
5 33 (3.27%) QA
6 18 (1.78%) Accessibility
7 16 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (1.39%) NIST
8 14 (1.39%) PMO
9 12 (1.19%) GDPR
10 11 (1.09%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
11 10 (0.99%) WAI
12 7 (0.69%) Actionable Recommendations
12 7 (0.69%) NIST 800
13 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.40%) GMP
14 4 (0.40%) WCAG
15 3 (0.30%) NCSC
16 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 86 (8.51%) Docker
3 30 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (1.58%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.09%) vSphere
7 9 (0.89%) XenApp
8 8 (0.79%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.30%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.099%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.099%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.099%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.099%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 48 (4.75%) Terraform
3 34 (3.37%) SCCM
4 26 (2.57%) Puppet
5 20 (1.98%) SCOM
6 18 (1.78%) Ansible
6 18 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.58%) Microsoft Intune
8 13 (1.29%) WSUS
9 6 (0.59%) Istio
9 6 (0.59%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.50%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
12 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.30%) CloudForms
13 2 (0.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 2 (0.20%) Mesos
13 2 (0.20%) Nessus
13 2 (0.20%) QRadar
13 2 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 223 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 47 (4.65%) VMware
3 39 (3.86%) Oracle
4 37 (3.66%) Google
5 33 (3.27%) Citrix
6 27 (2.67%) SolarWinds
7 24 (2.38%) NEC
7 24 (2.38%) Northgate
8 18 (1.78%) Cisco
9 16 (1.58%) SaltStack
9 16 (1.58%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.39%) IBM
10 14 (1.39%) Kaseya
10 14 (1.39%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.29%) Amplitude
11 13 (1.29%) SAP
12 10 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.89%) Dell
13 9 (0.89%) HP
14 8 (0.79%) Adobe