The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 103 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.056% -
As % of the General category 1.86% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Local Government
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
376 632 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.07% 35.21% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 301 487 408
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,694 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Local Government
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Cambridge

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) JSF
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Servlets
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Maven
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Servlets
2 5 (71.43%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
1 5 (71.43%) Product Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com