Period
to 25 February 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7 +32
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 91 74 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 8.64% 5.82% 8.29%
As % of the General category 29.35% 17.17% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 97 68 117
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £49,638
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -9.34% +12.81%
10th Percentile £33,599 £33,659 £33,983
90th Percentile £59,750 £72,312 £72,312
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,493 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.93% +3.80% +8.25%

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 310 431 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.44% 33.88% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 256 274 382
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,575 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £71,529
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in the North East

Public Sector
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in the North East.

Salary trend for Public Sector in the North East

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in the North East over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in the North East

Public Sector
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Tyne and Wear +14 69 £44,000 -2.22% 14
Durham +13 12 £36,000 -29.76% 3
Public Sector
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.67%) Java
3 20 (21.98%) SQL
3 20 (21.98%) .NET
3 20 (21.98%) ITIL
4 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
5 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (16.48%) Finance
7 14 (15.38%) Degree
8 12 (13.19%) HTML
8 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
9 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (10.99%) Azure
10 10 (10.99%) CSS
10 10 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.89%) Microservices
11 9 (9.89%) Line Management
12 8 (8.79%) C#
12 8 (8.79%) Oracle
12 8 (8.79%) TDD
12 8 (8.79%) Spring
13 7 (7.69%) Python
13 7 (7.69%) OO
13 7 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
14 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (6.59%) SDLC
14 6 (6.59%) AngularJS

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Azure
2 5 (5.49%) AWS
3 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (2.20%) SaaS
5 1 (1.10%) Power Automate
5 1 (1.10%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) LAN
1 4 (4.40%) WAN
2 1 (1.10%) DHCP
2 1 (1.10%) DNS
2 1 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) Network Security
2 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.59%) DTS
5 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.30%) Big Data
8 2 (2.20%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.10%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) Postman
3 3 (3.30%) Selenium
4 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.20%) JUnit
4 2 (2.20%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Law
2 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Developer
2 11 (12.09%) IT Manager
3 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Architect
4 9 (9.89%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) DBA
5 8 (8.79%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Development Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Support Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.49%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.40%) IT Development Manager
8 4 (4.40%) IT Support
8 4 (4.40%) IT Support Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Senior DBA
8 4 (4.40%) Service Transition Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.98%) .NET
2 12 (13.19%) HTML
3 10 (10.99%) CSS
4 8 (8.79%) Spring
5 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.49%) XML
7 4 (4.40%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (4.40%) Entity Framework
7 4 (4.40%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.40%) Lambda Expressions
7 4 (4.40%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.30%) Web Services
9 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.20%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.20%) JPA
9 2 (2.20%) jQuery
9 2 (2.20%) JSON
9 2 (2.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.10%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.10%) Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Solaris
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.98%) ITIL
3 9 (9.89%) Line Management
3 9 (9.89%) Microservices
3 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
4 8 (8.79%) TDD
5 7 (7.69%) OO
5 7 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 6 (6.59%) Business Case
6 6 (6.59%) Data Security
6 6 (6.59%) Information Governance
6 6 (6.59%) Information Management
6 6 (6.59%) MVC
6 6 (6.59%) SDLC
7 5 (5.49%) DevOps
7 5 (5.49%) ETL
7 5 (5.49%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.49%) Scrum
7 5 (5.49%) Supplier Management
8 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) Java
2 20 (21.98%) SQL
3 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.79%) C#
5 7 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.30%) HND
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.20%) ISEB
6 1 (1.10%) CCNA
6 1 (1.10%) CISM
6 1 (1.10%) CISSP
6 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) WCAG
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) Oracle
3 3 (3.30%) VMware
4 1 (1.10%) Avaya
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco
4 1 (1.10%) Google
4 1 (1.10%) Xamarin