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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 28 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.95% 2.44% -
As % of the General category 8.57% 8.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £19,366 £43,833 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
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
35 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 22.73% 27.64% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 30
Average salary £45,000 £43,833 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £34,180 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £69,100 £74,000
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 28 January 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (61.90%) Service Delivery
2 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Information Governance
4 8 (38.10%) HTTP
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 3 (14.29%) MS Office
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) GIS
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) Intranet
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) Data Entry
8 2 (9.52%) QA
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Billing
8 2 (9.52%) Information Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (9.52%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Law
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
1 2 (9.52%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Officer
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Applications Tester
2 2 (9.52%) Tester
3 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Advisor
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Communications Officer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Communications Officer
3 1 (4.76%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Service Delivery
2 10 (47.62%) Information Governance
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Data Entry
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) C
4 2 (9.52%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Winbatch
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Siemens