The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 133 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.71% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £44,145 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.23% +22.62%
Local Government
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
929 985 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.12% 47.93% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 814 890 461
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Local Government
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Birmingham

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Mercator
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) GIS
5 1 (10.00%) ESRI
5 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
5 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BW Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Mercator
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) ESRI
3 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 7 days ago