The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
South West / Dorset
Rank - 88 92
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the General category - 0.23% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,486 £35,877
% change year-on-year
+33.38% +4.48%

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

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
142 443 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.30% 53.12% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 115 266 164
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Local Government
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Dorset