Public Sector Jobs in Wales

Public Sector
UK > Wales

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 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 62 42 56
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 62 96 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.90% 6.13% 4.52%
As % of the General category 5.94% 8.83% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 68 63
10th Percentile £43,000 £37,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,230 £34,425
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,500 £44,708 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.09% +5.19% +0.59%
75th Percentile £66,000 £63,875 £61,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £117,800 £76,725
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,316 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21% -

All General Skills
Wales

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,044 1,087 1,099
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 65.74% 69.46% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 681 579 719
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,924 £29,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,107 £36,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,860 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,450 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

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 22 February 2024.

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 22 February 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales -11 55 £60,000 +34.33% 34
West Wales -4 4 £52,504 +5.01% 9
North Wales +21 3 £52,956 +21.30% 3
Public Sector
UK

Public Sector
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.29%) JBoss
1 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Fuse
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Power Platform
2 4 (6.45%) Azure
2 4 (6.45%) PowerApps
3 2 (3.23%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (3.23%) Power Automate
4 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) NAS
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) VLAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.23%) MySQL
1 2 (3.23%) Power BI
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) IntelliJ
2 2 (3.23%) Git
General
1 12 (19.35%) Social Skills
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Aviation
3 4 (6.45%) Law
3 4 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Police
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Lead
3 13 (20.97%) Lead Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
4 9 (14.52%) Senior
5 6 (9.68%) Head of Delivery
6 5 (8.06%) Java Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Head of Technology
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) JSON
1 8 (12.90%) XML
2 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
2 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
2 7 (11.29%) JPA
2 7 (11.29%) REST
2 7 (11.29%) SOAP
2 7 (11.29%) Spring
2 7 (11.29%) Web Services
2 7 (11.29%) XSD
3 6 (9.68%) Java EE
3 6 (9.68%) RESTful
4 2 (3.23%) .NET
4 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) Laravel
5 1 (1.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Product Ownership
1 4 (6.45%) Smart Energy
2 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Agile
2 19 (30.65%) Mentoring
3 14 (22.58%) Coaching
4 12 (19.35%) Actionable Insight
5 9 (14.52%) Front End Development
5 9 (14.52%) Roadmaps
6 8 (12.90%) Customer Service
6 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 7 (11.29%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (11.29%) Data Design
7 7 (11.29%) Decision-Making
7 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.29%) User Experience
7 7 (11.29%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 7 (11.29%) UX Design
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) Data Science
8 6 (9.68%) Project Delivery
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Accessibility
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) NIST
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) NEC
3 1 (1.61%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.61%) NetApp
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce
3 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow