Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 29 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 259 321 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.63% 8.57% 11.81%
As % of the General category 18.16% 23.52% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 247 277 368
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £34,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,426 1,365 1,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 42.02% 36.44% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,081 1,125
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Public Sector as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Bristol

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Public Sector in Bristol.

Salary trend for Public Sector in Bristol

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 160 (61.78%) Finance
2 151 (58.30%) Programme Management
3 146 (56.37%) Business Intelligence
4 140 (54.05%) Manufacturing
4 140 (54.05%) Telecoms
4 140 (54.05%) Marketing
4 140 (54.05%) Digital Marketing
5 139 (53.67%) Electronics
5 139 (53.67%) SAP
6 121 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (34.75%) C#
8 79 (30.50%) .NET
9 69 (26.64%) JavaScript
10 67 (25.87%) Scrum
11 60 (23.17%) Test Automation
11 60 (23.17%) Azure
12 47 (18.15%) SQL Server
13 45 (17.37%) AngularJS
14 44 (16.99%) AWS
15 43 (16.60%) Java
15 43 (16.60%) ASP.NET
16 38 (14.67%) SQL
16 38 (14.67%) Microsoft
16 38 (14.67%) Software Engineering
16 38 (14.67%) Security Cleared
17 37 (14.29%) Oracle
17 37 (14.29%) HTML
17 37 (14.29%) CSS
18 33 (12.74%) SDLC
19 31 (11.97%) DevOps

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (1.93%) Apache
2 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.16%) IIS
4 2 (0.77%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.77%) GeoServer
4 2 (0.77%) Moodle
4 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.77%) Totara
5 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.39%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) Drupal
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.77%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.77%) Revit
4 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 60 (23.17%) Azure
2 44 (16.99%) AWS
3 23 (8.88%) SaaS
4 14 (5.41%) IaaS
5 9 (3.47%) PaaS
6 5 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.54%) Office 365
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.39%) AdWords
8 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.39%) GCP
8 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.47%) HTTP
2 6 (2.32%) Firewall
2 6 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (1.93%) BGP
3 5 (1.93%) OSPF
4 4 (1.54%) SAN
4 4 (1.54%) VPN
5 3 (1.16%) LAN
5 3 (1.16%) Network Security
5 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.16%) VoIP
5 3 (1.16%) WAN
6 2 (0.77%) ADSL
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.77%) MPLS
6 2 (0.77%) VPLS
6 2 (0.77%) VRRP
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) DNS
7 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.25%) RDBMS
2 11 (4.25%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.86%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (2.70%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.77%) GIS
7 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.77%) QGIS
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.39%) Redis
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (11.58%) Selenium
2 24 (9.27%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.49%) WebDriver
4 18 (6.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.79%) SpecFlow
6 11 (4.25%) Protractor
7 10 (3.86%) JIRA
8 8 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.70%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.70%) JUnit
9 7 (2.70%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.32%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.93%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.54%) MSTest
12 4 (1.54%) NUnit
13 3 (1.16%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.16%) TestNG
14 2 (0.77%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.77%) MSBuild
General
1 160 (61.78%) Finance
2 140 (54.05%) Manufacturing
2 140 (54.05%) Marketing
2 140 (54.05%) Telecoms
3 139 (53.67%) Electronics
4 8 (3.09%) Local Government
5 7 (2.70%) Retail
6 6 (2.32%) Police
7 4 (1.54%) Fire and Rescue
8 2 (0.77%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 106 (40.93%) Developer
2 36 (13.90%) .NET Developer
3 34 (13.13%) Software Developer
4 31 (11.97%) Analyst
5 22 (8.49%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.18%) Cloud Developer
6 16 (6.18%) Tester
7 15 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 13 (5.02%) Developer in Test
9 13 (5.02%) Java Developer
10 11 (4.25%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.86%) Test Leader
12 9 (3.47%) Information Officer
12 9 (3.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (30.50%) .NET
2 45 (17.37%) AngularJS
3 43 (16.60%) ASP.NET
4 37 (14.29%) CSS
4 37 (14.29%) HTML
5 26 (10.04%) React
6 23 (8.88%) HTML5
6 23 (8.88%) jQuery
7 19 (7.34%) Web Services
8 18 (6.95%) .NET Core
8 18 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (5.41%) Node.js
9 14 (5.41%) RESTful
9 14 (5.41%) SOAP
10 13 (5.02%) WCF
11 12 (4.63%) .NET Framework
12 11 (4.25%) Redux
13 10 (3.86%) CSS3
14 9 (3.47%) JSON
15 8 (3.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.86%) User Experience
5 6 (2.32%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.32%) Freedom of Information
5 6 (2.32%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.93%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.77%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.77%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.39%) CESG
9 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.39%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.18%) Linux
2 12 (4.63%) Windows
3 11 (4.25%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.70%) CentOS
5 6 (2.32%) Solaris
6 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.54%) Unix
7 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.16%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (58.30%) Programme Management
2 146 (56.37%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (54.05%) Digital Marketing
4 121 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (25.87%) Scrum
6 60 (23.17%) Test Automation
7 38 (14.67%) Software Engineering
8 33 (12.74%) SDLC
9 31 (11.97%) DevOps
10 28 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (10.04%) OO
11 26 (10.04%) Web Development
12 25 (9.65%) Mentoring
13 23 (8.88%) MVC
13 23 (8.88%) TDD
14 20 (7.72%) Project Management
15 19 (7.34%) E-Commerce
16 18 (6.95%) BDD
17 13 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (5.02%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 90 (34.75%) C#
2 69 (26.64%) JavaScript
3 43 (16.60%) Java
4 38 (14.67%) SQL
5 20 (7.72%) PHP
6 18 (6.95%) C
7 17 (6.56%) TypeScript
8 10 (3.86%) Python
9 6 (2.32%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.32%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.93%) C++
11 4 (1.54%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.16%) Korn
12 3 (1.16%) Perl
13 2 (0.77%) ES6
13 2 (0.77%) Ruby
13 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.58%) Degree
3 27 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 16 (6.18%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.32%) CCNA
5 6 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.32%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.93%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (1.93%) CISA
6 5 (1.93%) CISM
6 5 (1.93%) CISSP
6 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.54%) APMP
7 4 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.16%) CCDP
8 3 (1.16%) CCNP
8 3 (1.16%) MCSA
9 2 (0.77%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.77%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.79%) QA
2 6 (2.32%) GDPR
3 5 (1.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (6.18%) Docker
2 10 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.32%) Ansible
3 5 (1.93%) Nagios
3 5 (1.93%) Terraform
4 4 (1.54%) Graylog
5 2 (0.77%) Puppet
6 1 (0.39%) Nessus
6 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 139 (53.67%) SAP
2 38 (14.67%) Microsoft
3 37 (14.29%) Oracle
4 10 (3.86%) VMware
5 7 (2.70%) Cisco
5 7 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.93%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.93%) Juniper
7 3 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.16%) Splunk
8 2 (0.77%) Black Duck
8 2 (0.77%) Brocade
8 2 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.77%) Capita
8 2 (0.77%) McAfee
8 2 (0.77%) Meraki
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe
9 1 (0.39%) Apple
9 1 (0.39%) ESRI
9 1 (0.39%) Palo Alto