The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.99% 1.29% -
As % of the General category 21.74% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £30,341 £31,599 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.74% +33.33%
Local Government
Essex

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

General Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 32.17% 25.81% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 29
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,366 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Local Government
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Local Government
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (52.00%) HTTP
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Information Governance
4 6 (24.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) C
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (12.00%) GIS
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) Intranet
8 2 (8.00%) VB
8 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visualfiles
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) HTTP
2 6 (24.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Law
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
1 2 (8.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Officer
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) ASP Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) GIS
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (4.00%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Winbatch
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Siemens
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Business Objects