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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 207 216 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 18 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.70% 0.69% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 10
Average salary £33,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
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
2585 2468 2121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.93% 42.68% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1565 1607
Average salary £50,675 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Reading -9 2 £28,500 -52.50%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £37,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Local Government
South East

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (45.83%) C#
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) QA
2 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (29.17%) Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (16.67%) B2B
7 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 4 (16.67%) Advertising
7 4 (16.67%) Logistics
7 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.67%) Brand Management
7 4 (16.67%) Big Data
8 3 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) Internet
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Document Management
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.33%) VB

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.67%) Big Data
3 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Bid Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Database Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Scrum
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) B2B
3 4 (16.67%) Logistics
3 4 (16.67%) Brand Management
4 3 (12.50%) Document Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Use Case
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) HNC
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Northgate