Period
to 25 November 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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 57 41
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 21 26 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 5.82% 3.05% 5.43%
As % of the General category 25.00% 11.06% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 50
Median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,000 £22,775
90th Percentile £65,950 £54,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.70%

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 84 235 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.27% 27.58% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79 193 262
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,970 £23,775
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +21 8 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Bath +1 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Yeovil - 2 £42,000 -
Bridgwater +11 1 £37,500 +3.31%
Public Sector
South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 13 (61.90%) Electronics
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
1 13 (61.90%) Manufacturing
1 13 (61.90%) SAP
1 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Programme Management
1 13 (61.90%) Marketing
1 13 (61.90%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
2 8 (38.10%) Azure
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) C
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Python
3 7 (33.33%) JSON
3 7 (33.33%) Blog
3 7 (33.33%) AWS
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (33.33%) React
4 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Ansible
6 4 (19.05%) User Experience

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 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Azure
2 7 (33.33%) AWS
3 3 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (4.76%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 13 (61.90%) Electronics
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
1 13 (61.90%) Manufacturing
1 13 (61.90%) Marketing
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Graduate
4 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) JSON
2 7 (33.33%) React
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Blog
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Debian
2 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (61.90%) Programme Management
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
9 1 (4.76%) Balanced Scorecard
9 1 (4.76%) Information Security
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
9 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (33.33%) C
1 7 (33.33%) C++
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix