Period
to 27 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
UK > Wales
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 69 63 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +36
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 46 30 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.26% 2.62% 3.47%
As % of the General category 5.39% 6.11% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 55
10th Percentile £31,220 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,013 £36,250 £36,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.50% +11.11% +21.62%
75th Percentile £44,625 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £63,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 854 491 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 60.61% 42.84% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 519 405 720
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Wales

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Wales

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Wales over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Wales

Public Sector
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
South Wales +7 34 £38,250 -23.50% 10
West Wales -17 7 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Mid Wales - 3 £37,500 - 1
Dyfed - 1 £55,500 -
Public Sector
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) Business Case
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Service Management
4 9 (19.57%) Azure
5 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) Python
5 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Life Science
6 7 (15.22%) Marketing
6 7 (15.22%) .NET
6 7 (15.22%) HTML
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness
7 6 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) CRM
7 6 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (10.87%) Business Development
8 5 (10.87%) Podcast
8 5 (10.87%) CSS
8 5 (10.87%) Web Services
8 5 (10.87%) GDPR
8 5 (10.87%) Lead Generation
8 5 (10.87%) Decision-Making
8 5 (10.87%) Innovative Thinking
8 5 (10.87%) Content Strategy
8 5 (10.87%) Organisational Skills

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.17%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (6.52%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) SNMP
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) GIS
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.35%) Metadata
3 1 (2.17%) Metadata Repository
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Power BI
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) Serenity BDD
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) GitLab
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) JMeter
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Marketing
3 5 (10.87%) Organisational Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Public Speaking
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Electronics
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.35%) Social Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Recruitment Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) React Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Angular Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) CSS
2 5 (10.87%) React
2 5 (10.87%) Web Services
3 4 (8.70%) JSON
3 4 (8.70%) Spring
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 3 (6.52%) REST
4 3 (6.52%) Vue.js
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.17%) CSS3
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (2.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Life Science
2 5 (10.87%) Podcast
2 5 (10.87%) Social Media
3 4 (8.70%) NHS
4 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.17%) Housing Association
6 1 (2.17%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (2.17%) Robotics
6 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Business Case
1 11 (23.91%) DevOps
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Service Management
4 8 (17.39%) Scrum
5 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 5 (10.87%) Analytics
7 5 (10.87%) Business Development
7 5 (10.87%) Content Strategy
7 5 (10.87%) Decision-Making
7 5 (10.87%) Innovative Thinking
7 5 (10.87%) Lead Generation
7 5 (10.87%) Project Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Time Management
8 4 (8.70%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
1 8 (17.39%) Python
2 4 (8.70%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) Perl
3 3 (6.52%) PHP
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) ES6
5 1 (2.17%) Go
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Scala
5 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) GDPR
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
3 2 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Cacti
3 1 (2.17%) CloudForms
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Google
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Apple
3 2 (4.35%) Northgate
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.17%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Epiphany
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Remedy
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow