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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.51%
As % of the General category - - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,486 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+20.04% -5.69%

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
35 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.72% 53.49% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 61
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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