Period
to 10 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 94 38
Rank change year-on-year +36 -56 -13
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 24 69 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.68% 2.68% 5.32%
As % of the General category 7.87% 6.57% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37 58 102
Median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -17.14% +10.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,650 £33,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £78,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year +7.95% -3.83% +7.65%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 305 1,050 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.00% 40.79% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 176 630 577
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +4.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,225 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £74,625 £78,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Edinburgh

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Edinburgh

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 10 (41.67%) .NET
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
1 10 (41.67%) .NET Core
2 8 (33.33%) Azure
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
5 5 (20.83%) React
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) IaaS
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (16.67%) ServiceStack
6 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (16.67%) API Development
6 4 (16.67%) Terraform
6 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (16.67%) Project Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 4 (16.67%) SaaS

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Azure
2 4 (16.67%) IaaS
2 4 (16.67%) PaaS
2 4 (16.67%) SaaS
3 3 (12.50%) Azure Functions
3 3 (12.50%) Serverless
4 1 (4.17%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Cosmos DB
1 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Billing
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Search Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
1 10 (41.67%) .NET Core
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) React
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) ServiceStack
4 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.50%) REST
4 3 (12.50%) Sass
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Blog
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Native
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (16.67%) Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) API Development
2 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
2 4 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) API Design
3 3 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (12.50%) SOLID
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Trillium