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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 119 124 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.84% 0.27% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £85,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,279 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +21.42%
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
952 1096 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.21% 50.32% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 780 958 550
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £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 2 September 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Mercator
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) ABAP
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) JDBC

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Developer
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%) SAP BW Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
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%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SOA
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) Java
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%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Mercator
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) Google
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Capita
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: From £72,000 to £120,000 per annum £72k OTE £120k, Car, Health, Pensio
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car allowance & Uncapped Commission
Posted: 18 days ago