Period
to 8 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 94 123
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 -14
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 64 179 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.23% 3.02% 2.45%
As % of the General category 6.73% 9.77% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 191 131
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,625 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £79,500 £75,000 £87,500
South East median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% -4.26%

Public Sector is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 951 1,833 2,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.09% 30.95% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 639 1,326 1,728
Median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,600 £79,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Berkshire

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Public Sector in Berkshire

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Berkshire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Berkshire

Public Sector
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 8 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
Reading +8 24 £60,000 - 2
Bracknell +15 5 £75,750 +37.73%
Newbury +3 3 £47,500 +5.56%
Ascot - 3 £34,014 -
Maidenhead +36 1 £40,000 -25.93%
Wokingham +18 1 £65,000 +64.56%
Public Sector
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing Public Sector 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 22 (34.38%) Test Automation
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) QA
4 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.31%) Java
5 13 (20.31%) Scrum
6 12 (18.75%) AWS
6 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 12 (18.75%) DevOps
7 11 (17.19%) Presales
8 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
9 8 (12.50%) JIRA
9 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (12.50%) HP
9 8 (12.50%) Web Services
9 8 (12.50%) Information Security
9 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 8 (12.50%) Finance
9 8 (12.50%) HP ALM
9 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (10.94%) GDPR
10 7 (10.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 7 (10.94%) TDD
10 7 (10.94%) Data Management
10 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (10.94%) C#
10 7 (10.94%) Marketing
10 7 (10.94%) Azure
11 6 (9.38%) Confluence
11 6 (9.38%) Open Source

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (9.38%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.75%) AWS
2 7 (10.94%) Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.25%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.69%) GCP
4 3 (4.69%) GitHub
4 3 (4.69%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.13%) PaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (1.56%) IaaS
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.25%) OLTP
3 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.69%) Power BI
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.13%) Sisense
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
6 1 (1.56%) QlikView
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (9.38%) SoapUI
3 5 (7.81%) JUnit
4 4 (6.25%) DbUnit
4 4 (6.25%) jMock
4 4 (6.25%) Mockito
5 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.56%) GitLab
6 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.56%) JBehave
6 1 (1.56%) Mocha
6 1 (1.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Electronics
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Local Government
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Architect
3 8 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Security Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) QA Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Bid Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Service Design Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.13%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) QA Test Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) React
3 4 (6.25%) Apache Camel
3 4 (6.25%) J2EE
3 4 (6.25%) PowerMock
3 4 (6.25%) SOAP
4 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.69%) Spring
5 2 (3.13%) .NET Core
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (3.13%) GraphQL
5 2 (3.13%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (3.13%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.56%) CSS
6 1 (1.56%) Redux
6 1 (1.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Cloud Native
3 4 (6.25%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.69%) NHS
4 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.69%) Smart Energy
5 2 (3.13%) Cyberattack
5 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.56%) Smart City
6 1 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Test Automation
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.31%) Scrum
4 12 (18.75%) DevOps
5 11 (17.19%) Presales
6 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (12.50%) Information Security
6 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.94%) Data Management
7 7 (10.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 7 (10.94%) TDD
8 6 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.38%) DevSecOps
8 6 (9.38%) ITIL
8 6 (9.38%) Manual Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (9.38%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) Java
2 7 (10.94%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Go
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) Java 8
8 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) CISSP
4 3 (4.69%) APMP
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) ISEB
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.56%) MBA
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) QA
2 7 (10.94%) GDPR
3 6 (9.38%) NIST
4 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (4.69%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (4.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (4.69%) Government Security Classifications
5 3 (4.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.56%) PMO
6 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) HP ALM
2 5 (7.81%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.13%) HP Fortify
3 2 (3.13%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) HP
3 6 (9.38%) CA
3 6 (9.38%) Delphix
3 6 (9.38%) VMware
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco
4 4 (6.25%) Citrix
4 4 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.25%) InterSystems
4 4 (6.25%) Remedy
5 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 3 (4.69%) Tableau
6 2 (3.13%) Black Duck
6 2 (3.13%) Micro Focus
6 2 (3.13%) Qualys
6 2 (3.13%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.56%) Adobe
7 1 (1.56%) Capita
7 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.56%) Google