Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 106 76
Rank change year-on-year +5 -30 +30
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 85 132 273
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.43% 2.51% 4.21%
As % of the General category 7.90% 7.48% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 71 121 243
Median annual salary £55,000 £54,486 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.94% +21.08% -7.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,946 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,903
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.27% +4.23%

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 1,076 1,764 2,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.76% 33.49% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1,331 2,150
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Rochdale +10 2 £45,000 -40.00%
Oldham -4 1 £45,000 +7.78%
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 32 (37.65%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (35.29%) AWS
3 27 (31.76%) Azure
4 24 (28.24%) DevOps
4 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
4 24 (28.24%) Finance
4 24 (28.24%) Manufacturing
4 24 (28.24%) Marketing
5 23 (27.06%) Programme Management
5 23 (27.06%) Electronics
5 23 (27.06%) Telecoms
5 23 (27.06%) SAP
5 23 (27.06%) Digital Marketing
6 19 (22.35%) Open Source
7 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (20.00%) Kubernetes
8 17 (20.00%) Terraform
9 16 (18.82%) Docker
10 15 (17.65%) Retail
10 15 (17.65%) Python
10 15 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (16.47%) Linux
12 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.12%) SQL
13 12 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (12.94%) GCP
14 11 (12.94%) .NET
14 11 (12.94%) C#
14 11 (12.94%) OO

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 (9.41%) Apache
1 8 (9.41%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.88%) Apache Synapse
3 4 (4.71%) WinCC
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.29%) AWS
2 27 (31.76%) Azure
3 11 (12.94%) GCP
4 9 (10.59%) Azure Data Factory
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (5.88%) SaaS
7 4 (4.71%) GitHub
7 4 (4.71%) Serverless
8 2 (2.35%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.18%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.18%) Cloud Functions
9 1 (1.18%) Firebase
9 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) Cisco Firepower
2 7 (8.24%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.35%) Network Security
4 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.59%) Amazon Athena
3 9 (10.59%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (10.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.59%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (10.59%) Data Lake
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (9.41%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.88%) HBase
6 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.35%) Power BI
6 2 (2.35%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.35%) QlikView
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.88%) GitLab
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.71%) Selenium
4 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.35%) Babel
5 2 (2.35%) webpack
6 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.18%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
1 24 (28.24%) Manufacturing
1 24 (28.24%) Marketing
2 23 (27.06%) Electronics
2 23 (27.06%) Telecoms
3 15 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Social Housing
5 2 (2.35%) Local Government
6 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Developer
2 9 (10.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (10.59%) Graduate
3 7 (8.24%) Analyst
3 7 (8.24%) Incident Analyst
4 6 (7.06%) Consultant
5 5 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Systems Developer
7 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Scala Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) HTML
3 6 (7.06%) React
4 5 (5.88%) Kafka
5 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.71%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (3.53%) HTML5
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.35%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (2.35%) REST
8 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.18%) AWS Amplify
8 1 (1.18%) CSS
8 1 (1.18%) CSS3
8 1 (1.18%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.18%) Node.js
8 1 (1.18%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Blog
3 7 (8.24%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (5.88%) Acoustics
6 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.71%) SCADA
7 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.53%) User Experience
8 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.18%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.18%) NHS
9 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.53%) CentOS
5 1 (1.18%) Unix
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (28.24%) DevOps
3 23 (27.06%) Digital Marketing
3 23 (27.06%) Programme Management
4 19 (22.35%) Open Source
5 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.94%) OO
8 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.76%) OOP
10 8 (9.41%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (9.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (9.41%) Front End Development
10 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Automation
10 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.24%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 7 (8.24%) Malware Analysis
11 7 (8.24%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) Python
2 12 (14.12%) SQL
3 11 (12.94%) C#
4 10 (11.76%) C++
4 10 (11.76%) Java
5 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.24%) C
7 3 (3.53%) Go
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.35%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.53%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (18.82%) Docker
2 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 17 (20.00%) Terraform
2 4 (4.71%) Grafana
2 4 (4.71%) Prometheus
2 4 (4.71%) Puppet
3 3 (3.53%) Graphite
4 2 (2.35%) Ansible
5 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.18%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.06%) SAP
3 9 (10.59%) Databricks
3 9 (10.59%) Oracle
4 8 (9.41%) Google
5 6 (7.06%) VMware
6 4 (4.71%) Citrix
7 1 (1.18%) Dell
7 1 (1.18%) EMC
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat