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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 241 221 247
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 11 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.81% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.47% +18.75%
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
2589 2359 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.79% 35.73% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1764 2629
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Essex -19 5 £39,450 -6.05%
Bedfordshire -5 4 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Hertfordshire -7 3 £40,000 +70.21% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 - 2
Local Government
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (37.21%) Service Delivery
2 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
3 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) HTTP
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
4 10 (23.26%) Degree
4 10 (23.26%) Information Governance
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Internet
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 7 (16.28%) .NET
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) C
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.63%) MS Office
9 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.63%) ISEB
9 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
9 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (11.63%) Information Management
9 5 (11.63%) Line Management
10 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
10 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
10 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
10 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (9.30%) Windows
10 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
10 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payroll
1 2 (4.65%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 9 (20.93%) Internet
3 3 (6.98%) Intranet
4 2 (4.65%) MPLS
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) ADSL
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) VoIP
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.33%) Broadband
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
2 2 (4.65%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) German Language
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Software Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Support Officer
5 3 (6.98%) UML Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) Servlets
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 3 (6.98%) JSF
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.98%) GIS
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Service Delivery
2 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Information Governance
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.63%) Information Management
5 5 (11.63%) Line Management
6 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
6 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) UML
7 3 (6.98%) ERD
7 3 (6.98%) Product Management
7 3 (6.98%) Web Development
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) Winbatch
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) OpenView
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
2 2 (4.65%) Veeam
2 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.33%) Siemens
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Data Interchange
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension, flexitime and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago