Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
South West > Somerset
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 52 59
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -27
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 13 28 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 3.10% 3.60% 3.32%
As % of the General category 9.03% 15.38% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 34
Median annual salary £42,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £27,050 £32,555 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,875 £71,250 £49,250
South West median annual salary £46,729 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.54% +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 144 182 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 34.37% 23.42% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 128 147 319
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.94% -3.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £59,250 £63,750
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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Bath -15 8 £47,000 -6.00% 2
Yeovil - 4 £42,500 -
Clevedon +13 1 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Public Sector
South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (53.85%) C++
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
1 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
1 7 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 6 (46.15%) Blog
2 6 (46.15%) React
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) C
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 3 (23.08%) Ansible
4 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 3 (23.08%) Terraform
4 3 (23.08%) Debian
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) AWS
2 3 (23.08%) GitHub
3 2 (15.38%) Azure
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) JSON
1 6 (46.15%) React
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Debian
2 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Scorecard
5 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 6 (46.15%) C
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
1 3 (23.08%) Terraform
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds