Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 88 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 196 72 230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.63% 2.81% 3.48%
As % of the General category 7.15% 6.25% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 116 48 207
10th Percentile £31,375 £36,600 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £69,711
90th Percentile £80,625 £64,125 £79,908
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £49,482
% change year-on-year -5.26% -4.01% +9.96%

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 2,742 1,152 3,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 50.73% 44.96% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,886 942 2,688
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,788 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,175 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.35% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £66,000 £63,438 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £71,250
North West median annual salary £47,825 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +11.11% +3.45%

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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021. 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
Wigan -2 2 £35,250 -14.55%
Oldham - 1 £45,000 -
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 83 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (30.10%) Social Skills
3 45 (22.96%) Security Cleared
4 42 (21.43%) Azure
5 41 (20.92%) AWS
6 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
7 37 (18.88%) Thought Leadership
8 36 (18.37%) Oracle
8 36 (18.37%) Project Management
9 34 (17.35%) SC Cleared
9 34 (17.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 33 (16.84%) Scrum
11 32 (16.33%) DevOps
12 31 (15.82%) Microservices
13 30 (15.31%) Java
14 29 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (14.80%) Degree
15 27 (13.78%) JavaScript
16 26 (13.27%) Service Delivery
16 26 (13.27%) Project Delivery
17 25 (12.76%) Windows
18 23 (11.73%) Linux
18 23 (11.73%) Law
18 23 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
19 22 (11.22%) Spring
19 22 (11.22%) XML
20 21 (10.71%) PRINCE2
20 21 (10.71%) Retail
20 21 (10.71%) Test Automation
20 21 (10.71%) Node.js

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 9 (4.59%) JBoss
1 9 (4.59%) nginx
2 7 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.53%) CMS
5 2 (1.02%) Confluence
5 2 (1.02%) Drupal
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Kentico
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 42 (21.43%) Azure
2 41 (20.92%) AWS
3 17 (8.67%) SaaS
3 17 (8.67%) Serverless
4 13 (6.63%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (5.10%) GCP
6 9 (4.59%) Apigee
6 9 (4.59%) OpenShift
7 8 (4.08%) Amazon EKS
7 8 (4.08%) IaaS
8 6 (3.06%) PaaS
9 5 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.55%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (2.55%) AWS Fargate
9 5 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.53%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.53%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.63%) HTTP
2 9 (4.59%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (4.08%) LAN
4 6 (3.06%) Network Security
5 5 (2.55%) DHCP
5 5 (2.55%) DNS
5 5 (2.55%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (2.55%) Wireless
6 3 (1.53%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (1.53%) PBX
6 3 (1.53%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (1.53%) VoIP
6 3 (1.53%) WAN
7 2 (1.02%) Firewall
7 2 (1.02%) MPLS
8 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.20%) MySQL
1 20 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.06%) Big Data
3 6 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.53%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.53%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.53%) Power BI
5 3 (1.53%) QlikView
6 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.02%) Redis
7 1 (0.51%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.59%) Mercurial
2 9 (4.59%) Storybook
2 9 (4.59%) Subversion
3 5 (2.55%) Cypress.io
3 5 (2.55%) JIRA
3 5 (2.55%) webpack
4 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.53%) JMeter
5 3 (1.53%) JUnit
5 3 (1.53%) NeoLoad
5 3 (1.53%) Selenium
5 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.02%) Bower
6 2 (1.02%) GitLab
7 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 59 (30.10%) Social Skills
2 34 (17.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 23 (11.73%) Law
4 21 (10.71%) Retail
5 19 (9.69%) Finance
6 18 (9.18%) Presentation Skills
7 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (5.61%) Marketing
9 9 (4.59%) Legal
10 8 (4.08%) Automotive
10 8 (4.08%) Banking
10 8 (4.08%) Local Government
11 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
12 6 (3.06%) Electronics
12 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.53%) Billing
13 3 (1.53%) Multimedia
14 2 (1.02%) Organisational Skills
15 1 (0.51%) Documentation Skills
15 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (23.47%) Developer
2 22 (11.22%) Consultant
3 21 (10.71%) Architect
4 16 (8.16%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.65%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.12%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (5.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.10%) AWS Architect
9 9 (4.59%) Senior Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (4.08%) Graduate
11 7 (3.57%) AWS Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) AWS Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Azure Architect
12 6 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Data Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.22%) Spring
1 22 (11.22%) XML
2 21 (10.71%) Node.js
3 20 (10.20%) React
3 20 (10.20%) Web Services
4 16 (8.16%) AngularJS
4 16 (8.16%) Spring Boot
5 15 (7.65%) CSS
6 14 (7.14%) HTML
6 14 (7.14%) Kafka
6 14 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 11 (5.61%) Ajax
7 11 (5.61%) REST
7 11 (5.61%) SOAP
8 9 (4.59%) JWT
8 9 (4.59%) OAuth
8 9 (4.59%) OAuth2
8 9 (4.59%) Redux
9 8 (4.08%) .NET
10 6 (3.06%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.65%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (6.63%) Client/Server
3 11 (5.61%) Cloud Native
3 11 (5.61%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.59%) SWIFT
5 7 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (3.06%) NHS
6 6 (3.06%) PKI
7 4 (2.04%) PMI
7 4 (2.04%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (1.53%) Clustering
8 3 (1.53%) Life Science
9 2 (1.02%) Blog
9 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.02%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.76%) Windows
2 23 (11.73%) Linux
3 11 (5.61%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.59%) Unix
5 8 (4.08%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.53%) Android
7 3 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.53%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.02%) CentOS
8 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.88%) Thought Leadership
3 36 (18.37%) Project Management
4 33 (16.84%) Scrum
5 32 (16.33%) DevOps
6 31 (15.82%) Microservices
7 29 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (13.27%) Project Delivery
8 26 (13.27%) Service Delivery
9 23 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 21 (10.71%) Test Automation
11 20 (10.20%) ITIL
12 19 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (9.69%) Software Engineering
13 17 (8.67%) Line Management
14 16 (8.16%) Configuration Management
14 16 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.31%) Java
2 27 (13.78%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.18%) Python
4 14 (7.14%) SQL
5 11 (5.61%) C#
6 9 (4.59%) Ruby
7 8 (4.08%) C
8 7 (3.57%) Go
9 6 (3.06%) C++
9 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.53%) ES6
11 2 (1.02%) PHP
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.51%) R
12 1 (0.51%) Scala
12 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (22.96%) Security Cleared
2 34 (17.35%) SC Cleared
3 29 (14.80%) Degree
4 13 (6.63%) AWS Certification
5 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.55%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.04%) CCNA
7 4 (2.04%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.53%) CIMA
8 3 (1.53%) CISA
8 3 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.53%) MCSA
8 3 (1.53%) MCTS
9 2 (1.02%) CCNP
9 2 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.02%) MCSE
9 2 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) GDPR
1 4 (2.04%) PMO
2 3 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.02%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.02%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 20 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.69%) Docker
3 9 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (7.65%) Kubernetes
1 15 (7.65%) Terraform
2 8 (4.08%) Ansible
2 8 (4.08%) Puppet
3 3 (1.53%) SCCM
4 2 (1.02%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.02%) Consul
4 2 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.02%) Grafana
4 2 (1.02%) Graphite
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.02%) Packer
4 2 (1.02%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.02%) WSUS
5 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 36 (18.37%) Oracle
3 11 (5.61%) BMC
3 11 (5.61%) HP
3 11 (5.61%) Ivanti
3 11 (5.61%) ServiceNow
4 9 (4.59%) Cisco
4 9 (4.59%) SAP
4 9 (4.59%) VMware
5 5 (2.55%) Meraki
6 4 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.53%) Avaya
7 3 (1.53%) BroadSoft
7 3 (1.53%) Citrix
7 3 (1.53%) Mitel
8 2 (1.02%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.02%) Zend
9 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.51%) IBM