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 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 - 32 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.52% -
As % of the General category - 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £46,900 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,486 £35,877 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -24.47%
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
60 74 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 56.60% 38.74% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 42
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £59,750 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 Chester by Category

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