Period
to 9 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
South West > Somerset
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 66 76
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 15 38 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 1.80% 3.57% 2.77%
As % of the General category 5.10% 21.11% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 27
Median annual salary £39,069 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.86% +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,300 £32,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £82,500 £58,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.46% +15.56% +3.45%

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 294 180 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.29% 16.93% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 247 144 321
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,550 £25,000 £27,062
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Somerset

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Somerset.

Salary trend for Public Sector in Somerset

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Somerset over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Somerset

Public Sector
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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
Taunton - 6 £39,500 -
Bath -18 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Portishead -11 2 £36,604 +10.92%
Clevedon - 1 £32,500 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Public Sector
South West

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) SAP
2 9 (60.00%) Electronics
2 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 9 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (60.00%) Marketing
3 8 (53.33%) Azure
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (26.67%) Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Deep Learning
8 3 (20.00%) Coaching
8 3 (20.00%) SaaS
8 3 (20.00%) PaaS
8 3 (20.00%) AWS
8 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) C#

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 3 (20.00%) AWS
2 3 (20.00%) PaaS
2 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (6.67%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 9 (60.00%) Electronics
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (60.00%) Marketing
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Police
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Principal .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) Java EE
5 1 (6.67%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Data Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Deep Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Business Agility
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Informatics
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Capita
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) VMware