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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 34 21
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 1.52% 1.43%
As % of the General category - 6.00% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £37,500 £39,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
39 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 29.32% 25.38% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 29
Average salary £46,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £30,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (14.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Advisor
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft