Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
South West > Somerset
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 69 60
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 15 12 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 2.79% 1.71% 3.64%
As % of the General category 6.67% 3.43% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 25
10th Percentile £24,750 £29,250 £19,850
25th Percentile £37,750 £31,750 £32,259
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% -22.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £51,750 £43,317 £75,000
90th Percentile £52,350 £51,050 "
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 225 350 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 41.82% 49.93% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 162 302 260
10th Percentile £25,525 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,313
90th Percentile £74,375 £72,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 11 May 2021.

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 11 May 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
Taunton +8 6 £48,500 +22.78%
Bath +22 5 £26,500 -32.05%
Public Sector
South West

For the 6 months to 11 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) Azure
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 5 (33.33%) Electronics
5 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) AWS
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) SaaS
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) Sass
7 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 4 (26.67%) AWS
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) CGI
3 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix