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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 97 125 130
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.085% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.88% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Median salary £32,700 £44,000 £42,279
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.68% +4.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,996
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.26%
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
489 679 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.76% 40.27% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 416 540 726
Median salary £38,750 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.40% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) OPENHousing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) OPENHousing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle