The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 80 98
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.98% 0.097%
As % of the General category - 3.01% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.86%
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +21.42%
Local Government
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
295 332 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.28% 32.42% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 252 274 210
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £63,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Bedfordshire region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Bedfordshire