The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 247 252 235
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 13 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 13
Average salary £31,250 £39,450 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.78% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,614 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,250 £79,522
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Local Government
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2503 2851 2811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 35.87% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 2273 2208
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Local Government
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the East of England

Local Government
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in the East of England

Local Government
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £57,500 +21.05%
Hertfordshire -4 3 £25,000 -54.54%
Essex -12 1 £37,500 -1.52% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,500 - 3
Local Government
England

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (47.06%) Product Management
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Servlets
3 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 5 (29.41%) JSF
3 5 (29.41%) Maven
3 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 5 (29.41%) JIRA
4 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) MS Office
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) ITSM
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Physics
5 3 (17.65%) Chemistry

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) IPsec
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
1 5 (29.41%) Maven
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Payroll Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Product Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Accountant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) Servlets
2 5 (29.41%) JSF
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Physics
2 3 (17.65%) Chemistry
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Product Management
2 5 (29.41%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Operations Research
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago