Period
to 11 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 159 206 244
Rank change year-on-year +47 +38 +20
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 68 100 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 1.18% 0.86%
As % of the General category 2.83% 2.32% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62 78 69
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,625 £24,000
25th Percentile £46,991 £52,813 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £82,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.15% +32.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £96,250 £92,750
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -9.09%

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,407 4,302 5,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 49.72% 50.82% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,071 3,735 4,695
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,750 £106,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the City of London

Public Sector
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in the City of London.

Salary trend for Public Sector in the City of London

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 26 (38.24%) Finance
1 26 (38.24%) DevOps
2 21 (30.88%) AWS
2 21 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.47%) Azure
4 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
5 15 (22.06%) Marketing
5 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (22.06%) SC Cleared
5 15 (22.06%) Electronics
5 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
5 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
5 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
5 15 (22.06%) SAP
6 13 (19.12%) Python
7 12 (17.65%) Java
8 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
8 11 (16.18%) SQL
8 11 (16.18%) Migration
8 11 (16.18%) GCP
9 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
9 10 (14.71%) Kanban
9 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
10 9 (13.24%) Scrum
10 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
10 9 (13.24%) Presales
10 9 (13.24%) Product Requirements
10 9 (13.24%) Product Strategy
11 8 (11.76%) Kubernetes

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.88%) AWS
2 18 (26.47%) Azure
3 11 (16.18%) GCP
4 6 (8.82%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (8.82%) Power Platform
5 3 (4.41%) GitHub
5 3 (4.41%) IaaS
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (2.94%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (2.94%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.47%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.47%) PaaS
7 1 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Serverless
7 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
1 2 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) ATM
2 1 (1.47%) BGP
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.47%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.47%) Multicast
2 1 (1.47%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Power BI
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.88%) Big Data
2 4 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.29%) JIRA
4 4 (5.88%) Maven
5 3 (4.41%) CircleCI
5 3 (4.41%) GitLab
6 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.94%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.47%) C++Builder
7 1 (1.47%) git-flow
7 1 (1.47%) Valgrind
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Electronics
2 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
2 15 (22.06%) Marketing
2 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.76%) Law
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.94%) Police
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.47%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (20.59%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Architect
3 10 (14.71%) Product Manager
4 9 (13.24%) Consultant
5 8 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Manager
5 8 (11.76%) Technical Product Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Data Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Spring
2 6 (8.82%) Node.js
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) .NET
4 4 (5.88%) CSS
4 4 (5.88%) REST
4 4 (5.88%) Spring Boot
4 4 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.47%) HTML5
5 1 (1.47%) RESTful
5 1 (1.47%) STL
5 1 (1.47%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.94%) Life Science
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.94%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (2.94%) Video on Demand
2 2 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Blog
3 1 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.47%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.47%) FMCG
3 1 (1.47%) IPTV
3 1 (1.47%) Media Streaming
3 1 (1.47%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) CentOS
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) DevOps
2 21 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
5 11 (16.18%) Migration
6 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
6 10 (14.71%) Kanban
7 9 (13.24%) Presales
7 9 (13.24%) Product Requirements
7 9 (13.24%) Product Strategy
7 9 (13.24%) Scrum
8 7 (10.29%) Analytics
8 7 (10.29%) Microservices
8 7 (10.29%) Product Management
9 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.35%) ETL
10 5 (7.35%) MVC
10 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) Python
2 12 (17.65%) Java
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.18%) SQL
4 4 (5.88%) C#
4 4 (5.88%) Java 8
4 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) Go
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.94%) CISSP
7 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.47%) CCNP
7 1 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.47%) CISM
7 1 (1.47%) GSEC
7 1 (1.47%) RHCE
7 1 (1.47%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (1.47%) NCSC
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 7 (10.29%) Ansible
3 5 (7.35%) Terraform
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) Consul
5 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.47%) Grafana
5 1 (1.47%) Graphite
5 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) Packer
5 1 (1.47%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.47%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) SAP
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) Google
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) Databricks
6 1 (1.47%) Juniper
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.47%) Samsung
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) Xerox