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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 86 84
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the General category - 0.34% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,835 £36,500 £39,626
% change year-on-year
+20.09% -7.88%
Local Government
South West

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
145 298 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 29.90% 37.67% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 125 165 180
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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