The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank 33 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.63% 1.27% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.61% 3.06% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £25,000 £55,000 £41,102
Median salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +33.81%
UK excluding London median salary £36,300 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.25% -
Local Government
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 98 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.99% 41.53% 57.98%
Number of salaries quoted 55 47 84
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,100 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Local Government
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Chester

Local Government
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 7 (100.00%) SAS
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Degree

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Graduate
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree