Period
to 29 March 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 87 86
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +33
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 110 144 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.72% 3.07% 3.11%
As % of the General category 7.97% 9.73% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 104 122 175
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,442 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,560 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,380 1,480 2,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.15% 31.54% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,098 1,155 2,282
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +2.33% +1.18%
10th Percentile £28,925 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,735 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.18% +5.26% +6.25%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in West Yorkshire

Public Sector
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in West Yorkshire

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in West Yorkshire

Public Sector
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 29 March 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
Leeds -11 95 £51,500 +3.39% 31
Bradford +7 6 £22,000 -48.24% 2
Keighley - 6 £22,000 - 2
Wakefield +2 5 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Wetherby -4 1 £29,000 -27.50%
Public Sector
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.18%) Azure
3 23 (20.91%) Mentoring
4 22 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (15.45%) Coaching
7 17 (15.45%) Java
8 16 (14.55%) AWS
8 16 (14.55%) BDD
9 15 (13.64%) DevOps
9 15 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 15 (13.64%) SQL
10 14 (12.73%) Service Delivery
10 14 (12.73%) Project Delivery
10 14 (12.73%) Data Centre
10 14 (12.73%) Analytics
11 13 (11.82%) Linux
12 12 (10.91%) Windows
12 12 (10.91%) NHS
12 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
12 12 (10.91%) Test Automation
12 12 (10.91%) Docker
12 12 (10.91%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (10.00%) TDD
13 11 (10.00%) Project Management
14 10 (9.09%) Service Management
14 10 (9.09%) JavaScript

Public Sector
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (4.55%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.64%) Confluence
3 3 (2.73%) Apache
3 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Drupal
4 1 (0.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.91%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.18%) Azure
2 16 (14.55%) AWS
3 9 (8.18%) Office 365
4 6 (5.45%) IaaS
5 5 (4.55%) BrowserStack
6 4 (3.64%) PaaS
7 3 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.73%) GCP
7 3 (2.73%) SaaS
8 2 (1.82%) Apigee
8 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.82%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.82%) Serverless
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.91%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.91%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.91%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Broadband
1 6 (5.45%) Firewall
1 6 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (5.45%) Wireless
2 3 (2.73%) LAN
2 3 (2.73%) Network Security
3 2 (1.82%) SSL
3 2 (1.82%) X.509
4 1 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
1 9 (8.18%) MySQL
1 9 (8.18%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.64%) Big Data
5 3 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.91%) Flink
7 1 (0.91%) HBase
7 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.91%) OLAP
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.36%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (5.45%) JIRA
4 6 (5.45%) JMeter
4 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.55%) Gatling
5 5 (4.55%) Postman
5 5 (4.55%) Protractor
5 5 (4.55%) Selenium
5 5 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 5 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.73%) Maven
6 3 (2.73%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.91%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.91%) jMock
7 1 (0.91%) JUnit
7 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.64%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Local Government
2 4 (3.64%) Marketing
3 3 (2.73%) Law
3 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Social Housing
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (11.82%) Architect
2 12 (10.91%) Developer
3 10 (9.09%) Junior
4 8 (7.27%) Software Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Architecture Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Junior Technical Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Presales Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Consultant
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) QA Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) RESTful
2 8 (7.27%) Node.js
2 8 (7.27%) Web Services
3 4 (3.64%) CSS
3 4 (3.64%) HTML
3 4 (3.64%) Spring
4 3 (2.73%) .NET
4 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.73%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.82%) JSON
5 2 (1.82%) OAuth
5 2 (1.82%) OAuth2
5 2 (1.82%) OpenID
5 2 (1.82%) React
5 2 (1.82%) REST
5 2 (1.82%) SAML
5 2 (1.82%) Sass
5 2 (1.82%) SOAP
5 2 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.91%) NHS
3 8 (7.27%) CCTV
4 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.64%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.73%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.73%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.82%) PKI
6 2 (1.82%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.91%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) PMI
7 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.82%) Linux
2 12 (10.91%) Windows
3 9 (8.18%) Unix
4 8 (7.27%) Windows 10
5 7 (6.36%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.82%) CentOS
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.91%) Solaris
8 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.91%) Mentoring
3 22 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (15.45%) Coaching
6 16 (14.55%) BDD
7 15 (13.64%) DevOps
7 15 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 14 (12.73%) Analytics
8 14 (12.73%) Project Delivery
8 14 (12.73%) Service Delivery
9 12 (10.91%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (10.91%) Test Automation
10 11 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (10.00%) Project Management
10 11 (10.00%) TDD
11 10 (9.09%) Data Analysis
11 10 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) Java
2 15 (13.64%) SQL
3 10 (9.09%) C#
3 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.73%) Python
5 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.82%) C
6 2 (1.82%) C++
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.82%) Julia
6 2 (1.82%) R
7 1 (0.91%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) Go
7 1 (0.91%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.91%) Perl
7 1 (0.91%) Scala
7 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) CCNA
2 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) MCSE
3 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.55%) SLA
3 4 (3.64%) PMO
4 3 (2.73%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (2.73%) GDPR
5 1 (0.91%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.91%) NCSC
5 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) Docker
2 9 (8.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.91%) HDFS
3 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.91%) Postfix
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.55%) SCCM
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.64%) SCOM
4 2 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.82%) Terraform
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Cisco
3 3 (2.73%) Google
3 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.73%) Splunk
4 2 (1.82%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.82%) IronPort
4 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.91%) IBM
5 1 (0.91%) Infoblox
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) SAP
5 1 (0.91%) Sparx
5 1 (0.91%) Tableau
5 1 (0.91%) VMware