Period
to 16 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 31 32
Rank change year-on-year -31 +1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 135 68 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.14% 7.45% 6.86%
As % of the General category 8.80% 14.53% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 108 46 159
10th Percentile £40,875 £34,634 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £37,505 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -17.39% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £52,337 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £53,438 £49,118 £48,000
% change year-on-year +8.79% +2.33% -12.73%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,534 468 1,387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.04% 51.26% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,166 386 1,189
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,933
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.86% +2.07%
75th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £63,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Birmingham

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Birmingham

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 47 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.93%) Finance
3 32 (23.70%) Microsoft
4 29 (21.48%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (18.52%) Project Management
6 22 (16.30%) Social Skills
7 21 (15.56%) Power Platform
7 21 (15.56%) SAP
7 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
8 20 (14.81%) Azure
8 20 (14.81%) Power BI
9 19 (14.07%) Oracle
10 17 (12.59%) Analytics
10 17 (12.59%) Degree
10 17 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (12.59%) Project Delivery
11 16 (11.85%) SC Cleared
11 16 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (11.11%) Docker
12 15 (11.11%) DevOps
12 15 (11.11%) Kubernetes
13 14 (10.37%) Data Modelling
13 14 (10.37%) MySQL
13 14 (10.37%) AWS
13 14 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
14 13 (9.63%) PRINCE2
14 13 (9.63%) Python
14 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
14 13 (9.63%) Coaching

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) Confluence
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.93%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.96%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.96%) SAP HR
4 3 (2.22%) SAP CO
4 3 (2.22%) SAP FI
4 3 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.22%) SAP MM
4 3 (2.22%) SAP SCM
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.56%) Power Platform
2 20 (14.81%) Azure
3 14 (10.37%) AWS
4 8 (5.93%) SaaS
5 7 (5.19%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (5.19%) Serverless
6 6 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (4.44%) PowerApps
7 5 (3.70%) Power Automate
8 2 (1.48%) Asana
8 2 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.48%) IaaS
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.74%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.74%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.74%) Trello
9 1 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (1.48%) HTTP
2 2 (1.48%) Network Security
3 1 (0.74%) MPLS
3 1 (0.74%) Skype
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) Power BI
2 14 (10.37%) MySQL
3 10 (7.41%) Amazon QuickSight
3 10 (7.41%) Metadata
3 10 (7.41%) Metadata Repository
4 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.48%) Redis
7 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.74%) Power Query
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.96%) JIRA
3 3 (2.22%) Liquibase
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) gulp
5 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.74%) JUnit
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Social Skills
3 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.15%) Retail
4 10 (7.41%) Marketing
5 8 (5.93%) Banking
5 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.70%) Automotive
7 5 (3.70%) Electronics
7 5 (3.70%) Local Government
7 5 (3.70%) Police
8 4 (2.96%) Back Office
8 4 (2.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 3 (2.22%) General Ledger
9 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.48%) Digital Economy
10 2 (1.48%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.48%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.74%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (12.59%) Analyst
2 15 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.89%) Developer
4 11 (8.15%) Architect
4 11 (8.15%) Data Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (5.93%) Audit Manager
6 7 (5.19%) Consultant
7 6 (4.44%) Data Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Administrator
8 5 (3.70%) AWS Architect
8 5 (3.70%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Salesforce Administrator
8 5 (3.70%) Senior Data Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) IT Assistant
9 4 (2.96%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) Web Services
2 4 (2.96%) CSS
2 4 (2.96%) HTML
2 4 (2.96%) Node.js
2 4 (2.96%) React
2 4 (2.96%) Spring
2 4 (2.96%) XML
3 3 (2.22%) .NET
3 3 (2.22%) Ajax
3 3 (2.22%) Ext JS
3 3 (2.22%) jQuery
4 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.48%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.48%) Classic ASP
4 2 (1.48%) Django
4 2 (1.48%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.48%) Laravel
4 2 (1.48%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (1.48%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.48%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.19%) Public Cloud
3 6 (4.44%) Legacy Systems
4 5 (3.70%) NHS
4 5 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.22%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.48%) User Experience
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (2.22%) Linux
3 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.48%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (18.52%) Project Management
4 17 (12.59%) Analytics
4 17 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (12.59%) Project Delivery
5 16 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (11.11%) DevOps
7 14 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (10.37%) Data Modelling
7 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
8 13 (9.63%) Coaching
8 13 (9.63%) PRINCE2
9 12 (8.89%) ERP
9 12 (8.89%) ETL
10 11 (8.15%) ITIL
10 11 (8.15%) Presales
10 11 (8.15%) Visualisation
11 10 (7.41%) Data Transformation
11 10 (7.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.63%) Python
2 8 (5.93%) Java
2 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.70%) SQL
4 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.22%) C
5 3 (2.22%) C#
6 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.74%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.74%) Go
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.59%) Degree
3 16 (11.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.93%) ACCA
4 8 (5.93%) CIPFA
5 5 (3.70%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.22%) CCNA
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.48%) CEH
7 2 (1.48%) CIPD
7 2 (1.48%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.48%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.48%) OSCP
8 1 (0.74%) APMP
8 1 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.74%) CIMA
8 1 (0.74%) HNC
8 1 (0.74%) HND
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) GAAP
2 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.22%) GDPR
3 3 (2.22%) PMO
3 3 (2.22%) QA
4 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.48%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (11.11%) Docker
2 8 (5.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 13 (9.63%) Terraform
3 2 (1.48%) Ansible
3 2 (1.48%) Consul
3 2 (1.48%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.48%) Grafana
3 2 (1.48%) Graphite
3 2 (1.48%) Opsview
3 2 (1.48%) Packer
3 2 (1.48%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.56%) SAP
3 19 (14.07%) Oracle
4 8 (5.93%) CA
5 5 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco
6 3 (2.22%) Sencha
6 3 (2.22%) VMware
7 2 (1.48%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.48%) Juniper
7 2 (1.48%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.74%) Cadence
8 1 (0.74%) Conga
8 1 (0.74%) CrowdStrike
8 1 (0.74%) Qualys
8 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow