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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 30 19
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 0.51% 1.56%
As % of the General category - 1.67% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £39,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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
44 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 34.38% 30.77% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 28
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,375 £22,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,530 £65,000
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 28 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle