Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
London > Central London
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 139 162 188
Rank change year-on-year +23 +26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 185 102 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.21% 1.65% 1.34%
As % of the General category 3.53% 2.72% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 82 95 96
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £51,875 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £67,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +11.94% +34.00%
75th Percentile £100,750 £110,000 £90,313
90th Percentile £105,000 £117,500 £100,625
London median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.34% +26.09% -4.17%

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 Central London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,247 3,750 5,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 62.63% 60.80% 60.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,094 3,318 4,623
10th Percentile £43,542 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,375 £102,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +5.47%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Central London

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Central London

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Central London over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Central London

Public Sector
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 May 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
City of London +34 171 £80,000 +18.52% 41
Camden - 6 £50,000 -
City of Westminster +1 4 - - 1
Southwark - 4 £75,000 -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 £82,500 -
Public Sector
London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 99 (53.51%) Agile
2 75 (40.54%) Finance
3 69 (37.30%) Software Engineering
4 52 (28.11%) Java
5 49 (26.49%) Scrum
6 45 (24.32%) Azure
6 45 (24.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 43 (23.24%) Security Cleared
8 41 (22.16%) Project Management
9 40 (21.62%) Python
9 40 (21.62%) User Experience
10 38 (20.54%) AWS
11 37 (20.00%) UX Design
12 36 (19.46%) Line Management
13 34 (18.38%) Cyberattack
13 34 (18.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 34 (18.38%) Service Design
13 34 (18.38%) Threat Intelligence
14 32 (17.30%) CI/CD
15 31 (16.76%) Git (software)
16 30 (16.22%) Social Skills
17 29 (15.68%) Full Stack Development
18 28 (15.14%) Telecoms
19 27 (14.59%) SAP
19 27 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (14.05%) JavaScript
20 26 (14.05%) C#
20 26 (14.05%) Cybersecurity
21 25 (13.51%) Analytics
21 25 (13.51%) DevOps

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (3.24%) Confluence
2 5 (2.70%) JBoss
2 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.16%) SAS
3 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Sketch
2 2 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.54%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.54%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.54%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.54%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 45 (24.32%) Azure
2 38 (20.54%) AWS
3 13 (7.03%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (5.95%) Figma
5 10 (5.41%) Miro
6 7 (3.78%) GCP
7 6 (3.24%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (3.24%) Trello
8 5 (2.70%) Azure Machine Learning
8 5 (2.70%) Azure Sentinel
8 5 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.70%) IaaS
8 5 (2.70%) PaaS
8 5 (2.70%) Serverless
9 4 (2.16%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.16%) SaaS
9 4 (2.16%) Salesforce Einstein
10 3 (1.62%) PowerApps
11 2 (1.08%) Azure Pipelines
11 2 (1.08%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.11%) Internet
2 6 (3.24%) Wireless
3 3 (1.62%) LAN
3 3 (1.62%) WAN
4 2 (1.08%) Firewall
4 2 (1.08%) MPLS
5 1 (0.54%) 5G
5 1 (0.54%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.54%) DNS
5 1 (0.54%) Network Security
5 1 (0.54%) SSL
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) VoIP
5 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (4.86%) MySQL
4 8 (4.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (4.32%) Apache Hive
4 8 (4.32%) Big Data
4 8 (4.32%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.32%) Impala
5 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.16%) Pentaho
7 3 (1.62%) Power BI
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.54%) Metadata
8 1 (0.54%) Metadata Repository
8 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.54%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 31 (16.76%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.41%) Subversion
4 9 (4.86%) JIRA
5 6 (3.24%) Bitbucket
5 6 (3.24%) Maven
5 6 (3.24%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.70%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.54%) ERwin
9 1 (0.54%) GitLab
9 1 (0.54%) JMeter
9 1 (0.54%) Selenium
9 1 (0.54%) Serenity BDD
General
1 75 (40.54%) Finance
2 45 (24.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 30 (16.22%) Social Skills
4 28 (15.14%) Telecoms
5 25 (13.51%) Manufacturing
6 24 (12.97%) Electronics
6 24 (12.97%) Marketing
7 20 (10.81%) Law
8 14 (7.57%) Presentation Skills
9 12 (6.49%) Legal
9 12 (6.49%) Local Government
10 11 (5.95%) Back Office
11 10 (5.41%) Retail
12 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (3.24%) Games
13 2 (1.08%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (1.08%) Police
14 1 (0.54%) Advertising
14 1 (0.54%) Automotive
14 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 41 (22.16%) Developer
2 28 (15.14%) Senior Developer
3 24 (12.97%) Software Engineer
4 16 (8.65%) Consultant
5 13 (7.03%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Designer
6 12 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (6.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 9 (4.86%) Data Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Interaction Designer
7 9 (4.86%) Security Manager
7 9 (4.86%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.32%) Automation Tester
8 8 (4.32%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 8 (4.32%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Tester
9 7 (3.78%) Development Manager
9 7 (3.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.49%) Node.js
2 11 (5.95%) Kafka
3 10 (5.41%) Apache NiFi
3 10 (5.41%) CSS
3 10 (5.41%) HTML
3 10 (5.41%) Spring Boot
4 8 (4.32%) Web Services
5 7 (3.78%) .NET
6 5 (2.70%) TensorFlow
7 2 (1.08%) ARM Templates
8 1 (0.54%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.54%) AWS Amplify
8 1 (0.54%) CSS3
8 1 (0.54%) React
8 1 (0.54%) REST
8 1 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.54%) Spring
8 1 (0.54%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.62%) User Experience
2 34 (18.38%) Cyberattack
3 24 (12.97%) Cybercrime
4 18 (9.73%) Management Information System
5 17 (9.19%) Cyber Defence
5 17 (9.19%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (5.41%) Graphic Design
7 9 (4.86%) NHS
7 9 (4.86%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.24%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.24%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Licensing
9 5 (2.70%) IoT
10 4 (2.16%) Blog
10 4 (2.16%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.62%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
12 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.54%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.32%) Unix
2 6 (3.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) VMS
3 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (53.51%) Agile
2 69 (37.30%) Software Engineering
3 49 (26.49%) Scrum
4 41 (22.16%) Project Management
5 37 (20.00%) UX Design
6 36 (19.46%) Line Management
7 34 (18.38%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 34 (18.38%) Service Design
7 34 (18.38%) Threat Intelligence
8 32 (17.30%) CI/CD
9 29 (15.68%) Full Stack Development
10 27 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (14.05%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (13.51%) Analytics
12 25 (13.51%) DevOps
12 25 (13.51%) Front End Development
13 24 (12.97%) Digital Marketing
13 24 (12.97%) Programme Management
14 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
15 20 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 52 (28.11%) Java
2 40 (21.62%) Python
3 26 (14.05%) C#
3 26 (14.05%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.57%) C++
5 11 (5.95%) C
5 11 (5.95%) SQL
6 10 (5.41%) Perl
6 10 (5.41%) TypeScript
7 8 (4.32%) HiveQL
7 8 (4.32%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.32%) Ruby
8 1 (0.54%) ABAP
8 1 (0.54%) Bash
8 1 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.54%) Go
8 1 (0.54%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
8 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (23.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.19%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.41%) ACCA
3 10 (5.41%) CIMA
3 10 (5.41%) CISA
3 10 (5.41%) MBA
4 8 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.78%) Degree
6 6 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.16%) CCNA
7 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.54%) CCA
9 1 (0.54%) HNC
9 1 (0.54%) HND
9 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.81%) Accessibility
2 10 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (4.86%) QA
3 9 (4.86%) WCAG
4 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (5.95%) Docker
2 8 (4.32%) HDFS
3 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (4.32%) Ansible
2 7 (3.78%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.16%) CASB
3 4 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.16%) Puppet
3 4 (2.16%) Terraform
4 1 (0.54%) Packer
4 1 (0.54%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (14.59%) SAP
2 24 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.65%) Google
4 9 (4.86%) NEC
4 9 (4.86%) Oracle
5 8 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.78%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.24%) Informatica
8 5 (2.70%) Perforce
9 4 (2.16%) Talend
10 3 (1.62%) IBM
11 2 (1.08%) Adobe
11 2 (1.08%) Cisco
12 1 (0.54%) Atmel
12 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.54%) Darktrace
12 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.54%) Symantec