Period
to 9 March 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 9 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 91 52
Rank change year-on-year +41 -39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 29 29 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 3.50% 1.85% 3.96%
As % of the General category 10.10% 4.50% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 52
Median annual salary £41,498 £40,000 £40,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.74% -0.31% +14.32%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,950 £27,000
90th Percentile £58,399 £61,000 £55,225
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +14.29%

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 287 644 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 34.62% 40.99% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 544 460
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,625 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in South Wales

Public Sector
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in South Wales

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in South Wales over the 6 months to 9 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in South Wales

Public Sector
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 9 March 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
Cardiff +25 19 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Newport +35 8 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Caerphilly - 2 £40,000 -
Public Sector
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 16 (55.17%) Service Management
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Business Development
3 13 (44.83%) CRM
4 12 (41.38%) Podcast
4 12 (41.38%) Time Management
4 12 (41.38%) Marketing
4 12 (41.38%) Social Media
4 12 (41.38%) GDPR
4 12 (41.38%) Lead Generation
4 12 (41.38%) Innovative Thinking
4 12 (41.38%) Content Strategy
5 8 (27.59%) Commercial Awareness
6 6 (20.69%) Google
6 6 (20.69%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Spring
7 5 (17.24%) Java
8 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.79%) SQL
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) ITSM
8 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
8 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GCP
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
1 3 (10.34%) Stackdriver
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (6.90%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Azure
3 1 (3.45%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Gradle
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Recruitment Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Client Engagement Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Engagement Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Angular Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Lead Product Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Product Manager
3 3 (10.34%) React Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.90%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Information Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Spring
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
3 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (10.34%) React
3 3 (10.34%) Spring Integration
3 3 (10.34%) Vue.js
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) Kafka
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Podcast
1 12 (41.38%) Social Media
2 4 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.34%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Service Management
2 13 (44.83%) Business Development
2 13 (44.83%) CRM
3 12 (41.38%) Content Strategy
3 12 (41.38%) Innovative Thinking
3 12 (41.38%) Lead Generation
3 12 (41.38%) Time Management
4 8 (27.59%) Commercial Awareness
5 6 (20.69%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) API Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Business Case
7 3 (10.34%) Market Research
7 3 (10.34%) Microservices
7 3 (10.34%) Product Backlog
7 3 (10.34%) Product Requirements
7 3 (10.34%) Product Roadmap
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Go
4 1 (3.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Grafana
1 3 (10.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
3 3 (10.34%) Splunk
4 2 (6.90%) Northgate
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy