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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 23 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 125 128 122
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 18 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.76% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the General category 2.06% 0.63% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 5
Median salary £26,500 £29,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% -55.38%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +6.25%
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
872 634 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.96% 35.38% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 621 483 789
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 May 2016, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 39 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (63.16%) Service Delivery
3 32 (56.14%) Finance
3 32 (56.14%) Data Management
4 27 (47.37%) Business Analysis
5 24 (42.11%) Mobile App
6 22 (38.60%) Degree
6 22 (38.60%) Project Management
7 20 (35.09%) Management Information System
8 18 (31.58%) .NET
8 18 (31.58%) Retail
9 16 (28.07%) CRM
9 16 (28.07%) VLE
10 15 (26.32%) SOA
10 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
11 14 (24.56%) QA
11 14 (24.56%) Web Development
11 14 (24.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (24.56%) Analytics
11 14 (24.56%) C#
11 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
12 13 (22.81%) Statistics
13 12 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (19.30%) Operations Research
14 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
14 11 (19.30%) Physics
14 11 (19.30%) Chemistry
15 10 (17.54%) WCF
15 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (17.54%) SOLID

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (12.28%) SAS
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.54%) Subversion
1 10 (17.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (31.58%) Graduate
3 14 (24.56%) Developer
4 13 (22.81%) Business Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Business Consultant
6 8 (14.04%) Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Graduate Business Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Graduate Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Architect
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
10 4 (7.02%) DBA
10 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
10 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (17.54%) REST
2 10 (17.54%) SOAP
2 10 (17.54%) WCF
2 10 (17.54%) Web Services
2 10 (17.54%) XML
2 10 (17.54%) XSLT
3 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 20 (35.09%) Management Information System
3 16 (28.07%) VLE
4 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
5 13 (22.81%) Statistics
6 11 (19.30%) Chemistry
6 11 (19.30%) Mathematics
6 11 (19.30%) Physics
7 4 (7.02%) Data Extraction
7 4 (7.02%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (63.16%) Service Delivery
3 32 (56.14%) Data Management
4 27 (47.37%) Business Analysis
5 22 (38.60%) Project Management
6 16 (28.07%) CRM
7 15 (26.32%) SOA
8 14 (24.56%) Analytics
8 14 (24.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (24.56%) Web Development
9 11 (19.30%) Operations Research
10 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.54%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (17.54%) MVC
10 10 (17.54%) Scrum
10 10 (17.54%) SOLID
11 9 (15.79%) Information Management
12 6 (10.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
13 5 (8.77%) ArchiMate
13 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) C#
2 10 (17.54%) XPath
3 4 (7.02%) PHP
3 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) SAP