The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 188 215 208
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 36 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the General category 1.56% 0.71% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 21
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,486 £35,877 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -24.47%
Local Government
South East

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

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2306 2393 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.39% 43.71% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1703 1541 1432
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Berkshire

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 16 - -
Newbury +18 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Maidenhead -9 2 - -
Reading -2 1 £72,500 +11.53%
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government.

1 30 (71.43%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Northgate
2 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 25 (59.52%) CSS
3 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
5 20 (47.62%) XML
6 12 (28.57%) W3C
6 12 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 12 (28.57%) OO
6 12 (28.57%) JSP
6 12 (28.57%) Servlets
6 12 (28.57%) Java
6 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 12 (28.57%) Web Design
6 12 (28.57%) jQuery
6 12 (28.57%) JSON
6 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 12 (28.57%) Open Source
6 12 (28.57%) HTML5
6 12 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
6 12 (28.57%) REST
6 12 (28.57%) CSS3
6 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (28.57%) Sass
6 12 (28.57%) Graceful Degradation
6 12 (28.57%) Analytics
6 12 (28.57%) User Experience
7 11 (26.19%) SDLC
7 11 (26.19%) QA

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Local Government also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.90%) RoboHelp
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) OPENHousing
2 3 (7.14%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 30 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
1 20 (47.62%) Graduate
1 20 (47.62%) Graduate Developer
2 8 (19.05%) UI Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Author
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Author
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) ERP Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.52%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Business Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) ERP Presales Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) QA Leader
6 2 (4.76%) QA Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Software Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) CSS
1 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 20 (47.62%) XML
3 12 (28.57%) CSS3
3 12 (28.57%) HTML5
3 12 (28.57%) jQuery
3 12 (28.57%) JSON
3 12 (28.57%) JSP
3 12 (28.57%) REST
3 12 (28.57%) Sass
3 12 (28.57%) Servlets
4 8 (19.05%) Web Services
5 5 (11.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) User Experience
1 12 (28.57%) W3C
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Analytics
2 12 (28.57%) Graceful Degradation
2 12 (28.57%) OO
2 12 (28.57%) Open Source
2 12 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
2 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (28.57%) Web Design
3 11 (26.19%) SDLC
4 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 4 (9.52%) Presales
7 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Java
1 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) CIMA
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Northgate
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
Berkshire
Northgate Public Services
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Northgate Public Services
Posted: 23 days ago