Period
to 22 October 2020

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

Problem-Solving
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Problem-Solving 194 651 730
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.98% 9.37% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% 10.25% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 159 505 610
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +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 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 2,594 6,349 7,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.31% 91.37% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,253 5,113 6,327
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,400 £26,250 £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%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 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 -16 96 £47,500 +18.75% 38
South Yorkshire +10 77 £50,000 +12.99% 17
North Yorkshire +2 20 £32,500 +3.17% 7
East Yorkshire -12 2 £19,000 -57.78% 3
Problem-Solving
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 79 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.26%) Finance
3 45 (23.20%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (22.68%) Software Engineering
5 41 (21.13%) DevOps
5 41 (21.13%) Azure
6 38 (19.59%) JavaScript
6 38 (19.59%) ITIL
6 38 (19.59%) OO
7 35 (18.04%) SQL
7 35 (18.04%) Degree
7 35 (18.04%) AWS
7 35 (18.04%) Git (software)
8 33 (17.01%) Jenkins
9 32 (16.49%) Python
9 32 (16.49%) Configuration Management
10 31 (15.98%) Infrastructure as Code
11 29 (14.95%) Microsoft
11 29 (14.95%) Terraform
12 28 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (14.43%) Kubernetes
12 28 (14.43%) RESTful
13 27 (13.92%) Docker
13 27 (13.92%) Data Structures
13 27 (13.92%) PHP
13 27 (13.92%) Unit Testing
14 26 (13.40%) Ruby
14 26 (13.40%) C#
14 26 (13.40%) Windows
15 25 (12.89%) TDD

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 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.03%) Apache
3 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.03%) nginx
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) BASE24
1 1 (0.52%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (21.13%) Azure
2 35 (18.04%) AWS
3 16 (8.25%) Office 365
4 12 (6.19%) Amazon EKS
4 12 (6.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (6.19%) Datadog
5 10 (5.15%) GCP
6 6 (3.09%) npm
7 5 (2.58%) Firebase
7 5 (2.58%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.03%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.03%) Route 53
8 2 (1.03%) SaaS
8 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.03%) Yammer
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.86%) WAN
2 19 (9.79%) LAN
3 13 (6.70%) SAN
4 9 (4.64%) DNS
5 8 (4.12%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.61%) Firewall
7 5 (2.58%) VLAN
8 4 (2.06%) BGP
8 4 (2.06%) DHCP
8 4 (2.06%) IPsec
8 4 (2.06%) IPv4
8 4 (2.06%) OSPF
8 4 (2.06%) Skype
9 3 (1.55%) Network Security
10 2 (1.03%) RTP
10 2 (1.03%) VPN
11 1 (0.52%) HTTP
11 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.79%) MySQL
2 13 (6.70%) Redis
3 12 (6.19%) Azure SQL Database
3 12 (6.19%) Cosmos DB
3 12 (6.19%) MariaDB
3 12 (6.19%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.58%) Power BI
5 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.06%) Data Mart
6 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.55%) Tableau
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (18.04%) Git (software)
2 33 (17.01%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.61%) Subversion
5 6 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.09%) Babel
5 6 (3.09%) Travis CI
5 6 (3.09%) webpack
6 4 (2.06%) JIRA
7 2 (1.03%) Snyk
8 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.52%) Selenium
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (25.26%) Finance
2 13 (6.70%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.15%) Retail
4 7 (3.61%) Marketing
4 7 (3.61%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.58%) Banking
6 3 (1.55%) Games
7 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (19.07%) Software Engineer
2 29 (14.95%) Developer
3 27 (13.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (10.82%) Mobile Engineer
5 20 (10.31%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 19 (9.79%) Analyst
7 13 (6.70%) Architect
8 12 (6.19%) AWS DevOps
8 12 (6.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Azure DevOps
8 12 (6.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Azure Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) IT Manager
9 11 (5.67%) Android Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Data Architect
9 11 (5.67%) IT Analyst
9 11 (5.67%) PHP Developer
10 10 (5.15%) Android Software Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) iOS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.43%) RESTful
2 15 (7.73%) .NET
2 15 (7.73%) CSS
3 14 (7.22%) HTML
4 12 (6.19%) AngularJS
4 12 (6.19%) Web Services
5 10 (5.15%) Android SDK
5 10 (5.15%) Laravel
5 10 (5.15%) Vue.js
6 9 (4.64%) REST
7 8 (4.12%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.61%) JSON
8 7 (3.61%) Node.js
8 7 (3.61%) Sass
9 6 (3.09%) .NET Core
9 6 (3.09%) Immutable.js
9 6 (3.09%) Jest
9 6 (3.09%) LESS
9 6 (3.09%) OAuth
9 6 (3.09%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.20%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.92%) Data Structures
3 21 (10.82%) Algorithms
4 16 (8.25%) User Experience
5 12 (6.19%) Enterprise Cloud
5 12 (6.19%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 12 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (5.67%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (3.09%) Clustering
8 5 (2.58%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.58%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.58%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (1.55%) PKI
10 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.03%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.40%) Windows
2 20 (10.31%) Linux
3 13 (6.70%) Windows 10
4 12 (6.19%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.67%) Android
6 9 (4.64%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.03%) AIX
9 2 (1.03%) Solaris
9 2 (1.03%) SUSE
9 2 (1.03%) Unix
9 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.68%) Software Engineering
3 41 (21.13%) DevOps
4 38 (19.59%) ITIL
4 38 (19.59%) OO
5 32 (16.49%) Configuration Management
6 31 (15.98%) Infrastructure as Code
7 27 (13.92%) Unit Testing
8 25 (12.89%) TDD
9 24 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.31%) Analytics
11 17 (8.76%) Information Security
12 16 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (8.25%) Project Management
12 16 (8.25%) Service Delivery
12 16 (8.25%) Service Management
13 15 (7.73%) ITSM
13 15 (7.73%) Test Automation
14 14 (7.22%) Translating Business Requirements
15 13 (6.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.59%) JavaScript
2 35 (18.04%) SQL
3 32 (16.49%) Python
4 27 (13.92%) PHP
5 26 (13.40%) C#
5 26 (13.40%) Ruby
6 25 (12.89%) Go
7 24 (12.37%) Java
8 18 (9.28%) TypeScript
9 16 (8.25%) Bash Shell
10 15 (7.73%) PowerShell
11 12 (6.19%) Groovy
12 10 (5.15%) Apple Swift
12 10 (5.15%) Objective-C
13 8 (4.12%) C
14 5 (2.58%) C++
14 5 (2.58%) R
15 2 (1.03%) Elixir
15 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (18.04%) Degree
2 18 (9.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.19%) AWS Certification
4 10 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.12%) PhD
6 5 (2.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.55%) CCSP
8 3 (1.55%) CISM
8 3 (1.55%) CISSP
8 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CIMA
10 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.37%) SLA
2 16 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.67%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.55%) QA
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (13.92%) Docker
2 19 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.03%) NFS
5 2 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (14.95%) Terraform
2 28 (14.43%) Kubernetes
2 28 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (12.37%) Puppet
4 14 (7.22%) Ansible
5 12 (6.19%) Grafana
5 12 (6.19%) Prometheus
6 7 (3.61%) SCCM
7 2 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.03%) HP Fortify
7 2 (1.03%) Istio
7 2 (1.03%) linkerd
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.03%) SCOM
7 2 (1.03%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.03%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.37%) SaltStack
3 15 (7.73%) Google
4 12 (6.19%) Autodesk
4 12 (6.19%) New Relic
5 10 (5.15%) VMware
6 8 (4.12%) Citrix
7 5 (2.58%) Zend
8 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.55%) Veeam
9 2 (1.03%) Apple
9 2 (1.03%) CommVault
9 2 (1.03%) Databricks
9 2 (1.03%) HP
9 2 (1.03%) Nintex
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle
10 1 (0.52%) Adobe
10 1 (0.52%) Intel
10 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.52%) Snow