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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 113 173 191
Rank change year-on-year +60 +18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 212 74 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.67% 1.39% 1.06%
As % of the General category 4.20% 2.28% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 53
10th Percentile £48,750 £35,000 £35,115
25th Percentile £56,250 £46,438 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +33.33%
75th Percentile £100,750 £85,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £103,875 £95,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £56,514
% change year-on-year - +32.71% +13.03%

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 5,050 3,241 3,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 63.56% 60.77% 60.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,790 2,828 3,230
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

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 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 124 (58.49%) Agile
2 86 (40.57%) Finance
3 82 (38.68%) Software Engineering
4 61 (28.77%) Scrum
5 60 (28.30%) Java
6 55 (25.94%) User Experience
7 54 (25.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 52 (24.53%) Security Cleared
9 49 (23.11%) UX Design
10 46 (21.70%) Azure
10 46 (21.70%) Python
10 46 (21.70%) CI/CD
10 46 (21.70%) Service Design
11 45 (21.23%) Project Management
12 44 (20.75%) Line Management
13 42 (19.81%) AWS
14 41 (19.34%) Cyberattack
14 41 (19.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 41 (19.34%) Threat Intelligence
15 37 (17.45%) Full Stack Development
16 35 (16.51%) Social Skills
17 34 (16.04%) DevOps
17 34 (16.04%) C#
17 34 (16.04%) Git (software)
18 32 (15.09%) Cybersecurity
19 31 (14.62%) JavaScript
19 31 (14.62%) Business Intelligence
20 30 (14.15%) Telecoms
21 29 (13.68%) SAP
21 29 (13.68%) Cybercrime

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 8 (3.77%) Confluence
2 5 (2.36%) JBoss
2 5 (2.36%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.42%) SAS
3 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (4.72%) Sketch
2 2 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.47%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.47%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.47%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 46 (21.70%) Azure
2 42 (19.81%) AWS
3 11 (5.19%) Figma
3 11 (5.19%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (4.72%) Miro
5 8 (3.77%) GCP
5 8 (3.77%) Trello
6 7 (3.30%) SaaS
7 5 (2.36%) Azure Machine Learning
7 5 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.36%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.89%) Azure Sentinel
8 4 (1.89%) IaaS
8 4 (1.89%) PaaS
8 4 (1.89%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.89%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
8 4 (1.89%) Salesforce Einstein
8 4 (1.89%) Serverless
9 3 (1.42%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 3 (1.42%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) 5G
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) MQTT
2 1 (0.47%) Network Security
2 1 (0.47%) SSL
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.47%) VoIP
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
2 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.77%) MySQL
4 7 (3.30%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (3.30%) Apache Hive
4 7 (3.30%) Big Data
4 7 (3.30%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.30%) Impala
5 4 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.42%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.42%) Power BI
7 2 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.94%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.47%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 34 (16.04%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.08%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.13%) Subversion
4 10 (4.72%) JIRA
5 6 (2.83%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.36%) Maven
6 5 (2.36%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.36%) SonarQube
6 5 (2.36%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.94%) GitLab
7 2 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.47%) ERwin
8 1 (0.47%) JMeter
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) Serenity BDD
8 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (40.57%) Finance
2 54 (25.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 35 (16.51%) Social Skills
4 30 (14.15%) Telecoms
5 28 (13.21%) Law
6 27 (12.74%) Electronics
6 27 (12.74%) Manufacturing
6 27 (12.74%) Marketing
7 15 (7.08%) Legal
8 14 (6.60%) Presentation Skills
9 13 (6.13%) Back Office
9 13 (6.13%) Local Government
10 9 (4.25%) Retail
11 5 (2.36%) Games
12 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.47%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 55 (25.94%) Developer
2 40 (18.87%) Senior Developer
3 31 (14.62%) Software Engineer
4 19 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (8.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 15 (7.08%) Consultant
7 12 (5.66%) Designer
7 12 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (5.66%) Security Manager
7 12 (5.66%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 11 (5.19%) Senior Manager
9 10 (4.72%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 10 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) Data Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) Interaction Designer
10 9 (4.25%) Scrum Master
11 8 (3.77%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.77%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.77%) Lead Software Engineer
11 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.55%) Node.js
2 14 (6.60%) Kafka
3 13 (6.13%) CSS
3 13 (6.13%) HTML
4 12 (5.66%) Apache NiFi
4 12 (5.66%) Spring Boot
4 12 (5.66%) Web Services
5 10 (4.72%) .NET
6 5 (2.36%) TensorFlow
7 4 (1.89%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.42%) .NET Core
8 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.42%) REST
8 3 (1.42%) Spring
9 2 (0.94%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.94%) ARM Templates
9 2 (0.94%) JSON
9 2 (0.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.94%) User Experience
2 41 (19.34%) Cyberattack
3 29 (13.68%) Cybercrime
4 22 (10.38%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (8.96%) Cyber Defence
5 19 (8.96%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.72%) Graphic Design
7 9 (4.25%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.25%) NHS
7 9 (4.25%) Virtual Team
8 8 (3.77%) Data Structures
8 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Licensing
9 6 (2.83%) Blog
9 6 (2.83%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (2.36%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (2.36%) IoT
11 4 (1.89%) Freedom of Information Act
12 2 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.25%) Linux
2 7 (3.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (58.49%) Agile
2 82 (38.68%) Software Engineering
3 61 (28.77%) Scrum
4 49 (23.11%) UX Design
5 46 (21.70%) CI/CD
5 46 (21.70%) Service Design
6 45 (21.23%) Project Management
7 44 (20.75%) Line Management
8 41 (19.34%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 41 (19.34%) Threat Intelligence
9 37 (17.45%) Full Stack Development
10 34 (16.04%) DevOps
11 32 (15.09%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (14.62%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (13.21%) Infrastructure as Code
13 28 (13.21%) Mentoring
14 27 (12.74%) Digital Marketing
14 27 (12.74%) Programme Management
15 25 (11.79%) Front End Development
16 23 (10.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.30%) Java
2 46 (21.70%) Python
3 34 (16.04%) C#
4 31 (14.62%) JavaScript
5 19 (8.96%) C++
6 15 (7.08%) C
7 14 (6.60%) Perl
8 12 (5.66%) TypeScript
9 11 (5.19%) SQL
10 9 (4.25%) Ruby
11 7 (3.30%) HiveQL
11 7 (3.30%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) ABAP
12 1 (0.47%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.47%) PHP
12 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 21 (9.91%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.72%) ACCA
3 10 (4.72%) CIMA
3 10 (4.72%) CISA
3 10 (4.72%) Degree
3 10 (4.72%) DV Cleared
3 10 (4.72%) MBA
4 9 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.89%) CCNA
5 4 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CCA
8 1 (0.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.43%) Accessibility
2 10 (4.72%) QA
2 10 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (4.25%) WCAG
4 3 (1.42%) GDPR
5 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (5.19%) Docker
2 7 (3.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (4.72%) Ansible
2 7 (3.30%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.36%) Terraform
4 4 (1.89%) CASB
4 4 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.89%) Puppet
5 2 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.47%) Packer
Vendors
1 29 (13.68%) SAP
2 26 (12.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.08%) Google
4 9 (4.25%) NEC
5 8 (3.77%) Oracle
5 8 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.30%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.36%) Perforce
8 4 (1.89%) Informatica
9 3 (1.42%) Talend
10 2 (0.94%) Adobe
10 2 (0.94%) IBM
10 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.47%) Cisco