Period
to 4 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 91 91
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 84 196 264
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.90% 3.10% 3.57%
As % of the General category 9.82% 9.12% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 180 203
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,946 £32,533
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,812 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,903
% change year-on-year - +6.60% -1.26%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 855 2,148 2,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.55% 33.92% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1,607 2,372
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,075 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Manchester

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Manchester

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Manchester

Public Sector
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +13 4 £45,000 +26.76%
Stockport - 3 £50,000 -
Altrincham +16 1 - -
Oldham -1 1 £45,000 +8.43%
Wigan - 1 £41,250 -
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 33 (39.29%) AWS
2 29 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.38%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (26.19%) SQL
4 22 (26.19%) Open Source
5 21 (25.00%) DevOps
5 21 (25.00%) Linux
5 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (22.62%) Python
8 17 (20.24%) Finance
8 17 (20.24%) Azure
9 16 (19.05%) Marketing
9 16 (19.05%) Terraform
10 15 (17.86%) Manufacturing
10 15 (17.86%) Electronics
10 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
10 15 (17.86%) Programme Management
10 15 (17.86%) SAP
10 15 (17.86%) NoSQL
10 15 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (17.86%) Microservices
11 14 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 14 (16.67%) Puppet
11 14 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
12 13 (15.48%) High Availability
12 13 (15.48%) GitHub

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (9.52%) Apache
1 8 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.76%) WinCC
3 3 (3.57%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (39.29%) AWS
2 17 (20.24%) Azure
3 14 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (15.48%) GitHub
5 8 (9.52%) Office 365
6 7 (8.33%) GCP
7 6 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
8 5 (5.95%) Serverless
9 3 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (3.57%) Power Platform
10 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
11 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.19%) CloudFront
11 1 (1.19%) Trello
11 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
1 7 (8.33%) Firewall
1 7 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.19%) Network Security
2 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.14%) Amazon Athena
3 6 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (7.14%) Data Lake
3 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.57%) HBase
4 3 (3.57%) Power BI
4 3 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (3.57%) QlikView
4 3 (3.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (14.29%) GitLab
4 4 (4.76%) Selenium
5 3 (3.57%) NUnit
5 3 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.38%) Babel
6 2 (2.38%) PostCSS
6 2 (2.38%) webpack
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Marketing
3 15 (17.86%) Electronics
3 15 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 15 (17.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.14%) Retail
5 5 (5.95%) Local Government
6 4 (4.76%) Social Housing
7 2 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (15.48%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Consultant
5 7 (8.33%) Graduate
5 7 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.95%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Scala Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Scala Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) React Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Business Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (8.33%) React
4 6 (7.14%) HTML
5 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.57%) .NET Core
6 3 (3.57%) Akka.NET
6 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (3.57%) Bulma
6 3 (3.57%) Express
6 3 (3.57%) GraphQL
6 3 (3.57%) Handlebars
6 3 (3.57%) Jest
6 3 (3.57%) Kafka
6 3 (3.57%) LINQ
6 3 (3.57%) Node.js
6 3 (3.57%) Sass
6 3 (3.57%) Sequelize
6 3 (3.57%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.95%) Blog
4 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.76%) Cloud Native
5 4 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.76%) SCADA
6 3 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
6 3 (3.57%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) NHS
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.00%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.29%) CentOS
4 10 (11.90%) Windows
5 9 (10.71%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.19%) Unix
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (26.19%) Open Source
4 21 (25.00%) DevOps
5 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 15 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (17.86%) Microservices
6 15 (17.86%) Programme Management
7 13 (15.48%) Configuration Management
7 13 (15.48%) High Availability
8 12 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (14.29%) E-Procurement
8 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
8 12 (14.29%) IT Strategy
8 12 (14.29%) Load Balancing
8 12 (14.29%) OO
8 12 (14.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 11 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) SQL
2 19 (22.62%) Python
3 12 (14.29%) C#
3 12 (14.29%) Go
3 12 (14.29%) Ruby
4 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.33%) C
5 7 (8.33%) Java
6 6 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 10 (11.90%) Degree
3 4 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.19%) APMP
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
5 1 (1.19%) MCSA
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 1 (1.19%) COBIT
4 1 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.19%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Terraform
2 14 (16.67%) Puppet
3 13 (15.48%) Grafana
3 13 (15.48%) Prometheus
4 12 (14.29%) Graphite
5 9 (10.71%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.57%) Ansible
7 2 (2.38%) Nagios
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.19%) SCCM
8 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.86%) SAP
3 9 (10.71%) Google
3 9 (10.71%) Oracle
4 8 (9.52%) VMware
5 7 (8.33%) Citrix
6 6 (7.14%) Databricks
7 1 (1.19%) Dell
7 1 (1.19%) EMC
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat