Period
to

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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Manchester
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 51 99 117
Rank change year-on-year +48 +18 -30
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 336 130 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.50% 2.83% 2.30%
As % of the General category 9.23% 5.99% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 193 98 58
10th Percentile £32,694 £31,692 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,563 £38,781
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +23.02%
75th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,750 £73,250
North West median annual salary £53,056 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.70% - +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 3,640 2,170 1,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.60% 47.19% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,108 1,553 1,280
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,725
25th Percentile £39,866 £37,419 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.22% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,283 £66,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £50,400 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.11% - +5.56%

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 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham - 4 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 4 - -
Bolton - 4 - - 2
Oldham -15 2 - -
Stockport - 2 - - 1
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 201 (59.82%) Agile
2 113 (33.63%) Security Cleared
3 93 (27.68%) SC Cleared
4 88 (26.19%) Finance
5 85 (25.30%) Microsoft
6 79 (23.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 73 (21.73%) AWS
8 70 (20.83%) Azure
9 69 (20.54%) Problem-Solving
10 62 (18.45%) SQL
11 59 (17.56%) DevOps
11 59 (17.56%) Social Skills
12 57 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
13 56 (16.67%) Degree
14 53 (15.77%) Legal
14 53 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (14.58%) Mentoring
16 48 (14.29%) C#
17 47 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
18 46 (13.69%) Programme Management
18 46 (13.69%) CI/CD
19 45 (13.39%) SQL Server
20 44 (13.10%) JavaScript
20 44 (13.10%) Scrum
20 44 (13.10%) Software Engineering
20 44 (13.10%) Service Design
21 43 (12.80%) Full Stack Development
21 43 (12.80%) .NET
22 41 (12.20%) SAP
22 41 (12.20%) Coaching

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 7 (2.08%) IIS
2 4 (1.19%) Confluence
3 3 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (0.89%) WinCC
4 1 (0.30%) Apache
4 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) InDesign
5 1 (0.30%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 73 (21.73%) AWS
2 70 (20.83%) Azure
3 19 (5.65%) Power Platform
4 16 (4.76%) Microsoft 365
4 16 (4.76%) SaaS
5 14 (4.17%) Google Workspace
6 12 (3.57%) Amazon S3
7 10 (2.98%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 10 (2.98%) Azure Data Factory
7 10 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (2.08%) Azure DevOps
9 7 (2.08%) GitHub
9 7 (2.08%) PaaS
9 7 (2.08%) Serverless
9 7 (2.08%) Snowflake
10 6 (1.79%) Route 53
11 5 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.49%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.65%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (3.27%) Network Security
3 8 (2.38%) DNS
4 7 (2.08%) DHCP
4 7 (2.08%) Internet
5 5 (1.49%) HTTP
6 4 (1.19%) Firewall
7 2 (0.60%) VPN
8 1 (0.30%) SAN
8 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.65%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (5.65%) Power BI
3 19 (5.65%) Qlik Sense
3 19 (5.65%) QlikView
4 18 (5.36%) Tableau
5 14 (4.17%) Data Lake
6 13 (3.87%) Big Data
7 11 (3.27%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.98%) PowerCenter
8 10 (2.98%) Snowflake Schema
8 10 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.08%) MySQL
10 7 (2.08%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (4.46%) Git (software)
1 15 (4.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.98%) JIRA
3 6 (1.79%) Selenium
3 6 (1.79%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (1.49%) Maven
4 5 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.19%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.19%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.19%) SonarQube
5 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.19%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.60%) GitLab
7 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.30%) ERwin
7 1 (0.30%) Gatling
7 1 (0.30%) JMeter
7 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (26.19%) Finance
2 79 (23.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 59 (17.56%) Social Skills
4 57 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (15.77%) Legal
6 40 (11.90%) Retail
7 37 (11.01%) Marketing
8 36 (10.71%) Electronics
8 36 (10.71%) Law
8 36 (10.71%) Manufacturing
8 36 (10.71%) Telecoms
9 29 (8.63%) Local Government
10 23 (6.85%) Banking
11 17 (5.06%) Influencing Skills
12 9 (2.68%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (2.68%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (1.79%) Games
13 6 (1.79%) Publishing
14 5 (1.49%) Documentation Skills
14 5 (1.49%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 75 (22.32%) Developer
2 42 (12.50%) Analyst
3 38 (11.31%) Senior Developer
4 27 (8.04%) Software Engineer
5 26 (7.74%) Consultant
6 20 (5.95%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 20 (5.95%) Security Specialist
6 20 (5.95%) Software Developer
7 18 (5.36%) Graduate
8 16 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 15 (4.46%) Designer
10 14 (4.17%) Lead Developer
10 14 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
11 13 (3.87%) .NET Developer
11 13 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (3.57%) Graduate Analyst
13 11 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (3.27%) Microsoft Licensing Consultant
13 11 (3.27%) Software Licensing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.80%) .NET
2 36 (10.71%) React
3 28 (8.33%) CSS
4 27 (8.04%) HTML
5 23 (6.85%) Node.js
6 17 (5.06%) .NET Core
7 12 (3.57%) jQuery
7 12 (3.57%) XML
8 11 (3.27%) Ajax
9 10 (2.98%) AngularJS
9 10 (2.98%) Web Services
10 9 (2.68%) Vue.js
11 8 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (2.38%) WCF
12 7 (2.08%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.08%) EDI
12 7 (2.08%) Kendo UI
12 7 (2.08%) LDAP
12 7 (2.08%) LINQ
12 7 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.31%) Management Information System
2 30 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
3 25 (7.44%) User Experience
4 21 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (4.17%) Cyberattack
5 14 (4.17%) Cybercrime
6 11 (3.27%) Blog
6 11 (3.27%) Microsoft Licensing
7 10 (2.98%) NHS
8 9 (2.68%) Hackathon
8 9 (2.68%) Virtual Team
9 8 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
10 7 (2.08%) PKI
10 7 (2.08%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.79%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.89%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.89%) SCADA
13 3 (0.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.76%) Windows
2 6 (1.79%) Linux
2 6 (1.79%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.19%) Unix
4 3 (0.89%) Solaris
4 3 (0.89%) VMS
5 1 (0.30%) CentOS
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (59.82%) Agile
2 69 (20.54%) Problem-Solving
3 59 (17.56%) DevOps
4 53 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 47 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
7 46 (13.69%) CI/CD
7 46 (13.69%) Programme Management
8 44 (13.10%) Scrum
8 44 (13.10%) Service Design
8 44 (13.10%) Software Engineering
9 43 (12.80%) Full Stack Development
10 41 (12.20%) Coaching
11 39 (11.61%) Analytics
12 36 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
13 35 (10.42%) ITIL
14 34 (10.12%) Project Management
15 30 (8.93%) Line Management
16 28 (8.33%) Data Protection
16 28 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (18.45%) SQL
2 48 (14.29%) C#
3 44 (13.10%) JavaScript
4 37 (11.01%) Python
5 36 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 35 (10.42%) Java
7 20 (5.95%) TypeScript
8 11 (3.27%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.27%) Ruby
9 6 (1.79%) C++
9 6 (1.79%) ES6
10 4 (1.19%) C
10 4 (1.19%) Go
10 4 (1.19%) R
11 2 (0.60%) Scala
12 1 (0.30%) Bash
12 1 (0.30%) Groovy
12 1 (0.30%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (33.63%) Security Cleared
2 93 (27.68%) SC Cleared
3 56 (16.67%) Degree
4 21 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.57%) DBS Check
7 10 (2.98%) PCI QSA
8 7 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.79%) CISA
9 6 (1.79%) MCSA
9 6 (1.79%) MCTS
10 5 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.19%) ACCA
11 4 (1.19%) CIMA
11 4 (1.19%) CISSP
11 4 (1.19%) MBA
12 3 (0.89%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.95%) GDPR
2 14 (4.17%) Accessibility
3 11 (3.27%) QA
4 10 (2.98%) PCI DSS
5 9 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (2.08%) PMO
7 5 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (1.49%) NCSC
8 4 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.60%) SLA
10 1 (0.30%) GRC
10 1 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (11.01%) Docker
2 10 (2.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (7.44%) Kubernetes
2 18 (5.36%) Terraform
3 13 (3.87%) Ansible
4 7 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.89%) Puppet
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.60%) Packer
7 1 (0.30%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.30%) Consul
7 1 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.30%) Grafana
7 1 (0.30%) Graphite
7 1 (0.30%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.20%) SAP
3 22 (6.55%) Google
4 20 (5.95%) NEC
5 19 (5.65%) Northgate
6 10 (2.98%) Informatica
7 6 (1.79%) Oracle
8 4 (1.19%) Perforce
9 3 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.60%) Remedy
11 1 (0.30%) Adobe
11 1 (0.30%) Databricks
11 1 (0.30%) Dell
11 1 (0.30%) IBM
11 1 (0.30%) Intel