The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 120 116
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.49% 0.13%
As % of the General category - 1.09% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £18,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -56.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,486 £35,877 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -24.47%
Local Government
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
615 825 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.97% 45.01% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 532 642 405
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Cheshire

Local Government
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Architecture