Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 108 88
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 110 98 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.82% 2.36% 3.56%
As % of the General category 6.35% 5.02% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 201
10th Percentile £33,375 £30,200 £24,000
25th Percentile £40,938 £34,375 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £81,120 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 1,731 1,951 3,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.40% 47.00% 55.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,475 2,593
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.98%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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
Oldham 0 2 £45,000 +7.14%
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.09%) Azure
3 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (27.27%) DevOps
4 29 (26.36%) Social Skills
4 29 (26.36%) Finance
5 26 (23.64%) Manufacturing
5 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
6 25 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 24 (21.82%) AWS
7 24 (21.82%) Marketing
7 24 (21.82%) SAP
7 24 (21.82%) Programme Management
8 23 (20.91%) Electronics
8 23 (20.91%) Telecoms
8 23 (20.91%) Digital Marketing
8 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
9 20 (18.18%) Project Management
9 20 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (17.27%) Kubernetes
11 18 (16.36%) Terraform
11 18 (16.36%) Retail
12 17 (15.45%) Degree
13 16 (14.55%) Docker
14 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2
15 13 (11.82%) Java
15 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
15 13 (11.82%) Analytics

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 4 (3.64%) Apache
1 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
1 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.82%) WinCC
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 32 (29.09%) Azure
2 24 (21.82%) AWS
3 13 (11.82%) GCP
4 12 (10.91%) SaaS
5 5 (4.55%) Serverless
6 4 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (3.64%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (3.64%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 3 (2.73%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (2.73%) Azure Functions
7 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.73%) Cloud Functions
7 3 (2.73%) Firebase
7 3 (2.73%) GitHub
7 3 (2.73%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (2.73%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) LAN
2 4 (3.64%) Network Security
2 4 (3.64%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.64%) Wireless
3 3 (2.73%) Firewall
4 2 (1.82%) MPLS
4 2 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon Athena
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.73%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.73%) HBase
4 3 (2.73%) Power BI
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.91%) QlikView
6 1 (0.91%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.64%) GitLab
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.73%) JIRA
4 3 (2.73%) JMeter
4 3 (2.73%) NeoLoad
4 3 (2.73%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.82%) JUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.91%) Babel
6 1 (0.91%) gulp
6 1 (0.91%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.91%) Maven
6 1 (0.91%) Mockito
6 1 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.91%) webpack
General
1 29 (26.36%) Finance
1 29 (26.36%) Social Skills
2 26 (23.64%) Manufacturing
3 24 (21.82%) Marketing
4 23 (20.91%) Electronics
4 23 (20.91%) Telecoms
5 19 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (16.36%) Retail
7 7 (6.36%) Local Government
8 5 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (3.64%) Banking
10 3 (2.73%) Automotive
10 3 (2.73%) Law
11 2 (1.82%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.91%) Billing
12 1 (0.91%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.91%) Games
12 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (19.09%) Developer
2 16 (14.55%) Consultant
3 11 (10.00%) Graduate
4 8 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.36%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Analyst
7 4 (3.64%) Data Engineer
7 4 (3.64%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (3.64%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (2.73%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (2.73%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (2.73%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) .NET
2 6 (5.45%) React
3 5 (4.55%) HTML
4 4 (3.64%) HTML5
5 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.73%) AWS Amplify
5 3 (2.73%) CSS
5 3 (2.73%) CSS3
5 3 (2.73%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.73%) Ember.js
5 3 (2.73%) Kafka
5 3 (2.73%) Node.js
5 3 (2.73%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.82%) REST
7 1 (0.91%) PowerMock
7 1 (0.91%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Blog
2 7 (6.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.36%) Video\Live Streaming
3 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.55%) Acoustics
5 4 (3.64%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.73%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.73%) PMI
7 2 (1.82%) SCADA
7 2 (1.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Life Science
8 1 (0.91%) NHS
8 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.82%) CentOS
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (27.27%) DevOps
3 24 (21.82%) Programme Management
4 23 (20.91%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (18.18%) Project Management
6 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 13 (11.82%) Analytics
7 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
8 12 (10.91%) Open Source
9 10 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Automation
10 9 (8.18%) OO
10 9 (8.18%) Project Delivery
10 9 (8.18%) Scrum
11 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure as Code
11 8 (7.27%) Migration
11 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.82%) Java
2 12 (10.91%) Python
3 10 (9.09%) C#
4 8 (7.27%) C++
4 8 (7.27%) SQL
5 7 (6.36%) C
5 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.73%) Go
6 3 (2.73%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.45%) Degree
4 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.82%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.82%) CCNA
7 2 (1.82%) CCNP
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.82%) RHCE
7 2 (1.82%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.91%) CIMA
8 1 (0.91%) CISA
8 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) GDPR
2 3 (2.73%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (14.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (17.27%) Kubernetes
2 18 (16.36%) Terraform
3 5 (4.55%) Puppet
4 4 (3.64%) Ansible
5 3 (2.73%) Grafana
5 3 (2.73%) Packer
5 3 (2.73%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.82%) Consul
6 2 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.82%) Graphite
7 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.82%) SAP
3 8 (7.27%) Cisco
3 8 (7.27%) Oracle
4 6 (5.45%) Google
5 4 (3.64%) Databricks
5 4 (3.64%) Meraki
6 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.91%) BiZZdesign
7 1 (0.91%) IBM
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com