Period
to 27 October 2021

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

Public Sector
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 67 127
Rank change year-on-year -26 +60 -1
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 15 31 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.21% 3.72% 1.01%
As % of the General category 2.16% 10.37% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
10th Percentile £57,125 £26,050 £50,250
25th Percentile £73,438 £26,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £44,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +92.09% -15.71% +40.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £66,250 £59,375
90th Percentile " £73,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 694 299 1,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 55.79% 35.89% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 404 184 874
10th Percentile £31,020 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £40,938 £40,750 £37,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £55,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.71% +16.84% +0.53%
75th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £79,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in West Sussex over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in West Sussex

Public Sector
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
Worthing -20 9 £52,500 - 1
Crawley - 6 £85,000 -
Public Sector
South East

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 8 (53.33%) Mercator
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
1 8 (53.33%) Social Skills
1 8 (53.33%) Accessibility
2 6 (40.00%) User Experience
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) JSON
3 5 (33.33%) Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (26.67%) User Research
5 3 (20.00%) User Journey Map
5 3 (20.00%) WCAG
5 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (20.00%) Games
5 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 3 (20.00%) RSpec
5 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (20.00%) Web Testing

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) RSpec
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Designer
1 3 (20.00%) Interaction Designer
1 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Recruitment Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (13.33%) Head of Development
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) CSS3
2 2 (13.33%) Django
2 2 (13.33%) Guice
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Front End Development
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Web Design
3 4 (26.67%) User Research
4 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (20.00%) Service Design
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) User Journey Map
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Scala
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) Accessibility
2 3 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (20.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Mercator
2 2 (13.33%) Google