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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 114 98 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 3 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.18% 0.69% 0.74%
As % of the General category 0.52% 1.44% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 9
Average salary £65,000 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.21% -6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-24.21% +15.15%
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
576 696 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.92% 47.90% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 468 597 417
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 March 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Local Government
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC
2 2 (28.57%) R
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) ESRI
3 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC
2 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SAP BW Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) R
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 1 (14.29%) ESRI