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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 645 745 689
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -56
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 223 171 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 159 146 145
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,350 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,279 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +5.69%
Local Government
UK

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

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45275 49703 44606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.47% 44.36% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36343 39247 35932
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in England

Local Government
Salary Trend in England

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

Local Government Salary Trend in England

Local Government
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Local Government across the England region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Local Government Salary Histogram in England

Local Government
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
London +63 93 £45,000 -12.62% 26
South East +4 41 £35,250 +14.63% 7
Yorkshire +30 29 £45,346 -27.44% 5
West Midlands -2 12 £35,750 -28.50% 4
South West -27 12 £46,250 -22.91% 14
North West -10 10 £37,500 -11.30% 6
East of England +15 8 £57,500 +60.36% 4
East Midlands +8 5 £32,000 -1.53% 5
North East -5 1 £33,000 +6.45% 1
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 100 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (18.95%) Microsoft
3 89 (18.74%) SQL Server
3 89 (18.74%) Project Management
4 88 (18.53%) SQL
5 86 (18.11%) Finance
6 72 (15.16%) PRINCE2
7 69 (14.53%) ITIL
8 68 (14.32%) Degree
9 67 (14.11%) HTML
10 64 (13.47%) .NET
11 61 (12.84%) JavaScript
12 60 (12.63%) C#
13 53 (11.16%) Oracle
13 53 (11.16%) Marketing
14 51 (10.74%) Business Development
14 51 (10.74%) MS Excel
14 51 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 47 (9.89%) CSS
16 45 (9.47%) Windows
17 44 (9.26%) CRM
17 44 (9.26%) jQuery
18 42 (8.84%) TOGAF
18 42 (8.84%) Web Services
19 38 (8.00%) Migration
20 36 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
21 34 (7.16%) Telecoms
21 34 (7.16%) MVC
21 34 (7.16%) ERP
22 29 (6.11%) Salesforce.com

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 28 (5.89%) SharePoint
1 28 (5.89%) CMS
2 14 (2.95%) IIS
3 12 (2.53%) Apache
3 12 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.26%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.05%) SugarCRM
5 5 (1.05%) Node.js
6 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.63%) Lync
7 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.42%) SAS
8 2 (0.42%) Drupal
Applications
1 51 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.00%) MS Office
3 15 (3.16%) MS Project
3 15 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.68%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.95%) Agresso
2 14 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (2.53%) Oracle HRMS
4 10 (2.11%) Oracle Payroll
5 6 (1.26%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (1.05%) SAP CRM
6 5 (1.05%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.84%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.42%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.42%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.21%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.37%) SaaS
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.05%) Office 365
3 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.68%) LAN
1 27 (5.68%) WAN
2 24 (5.05%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.63%) Firewall
4 12 (2.53%) DNS
5 10 (2.11%) VoIP
6 9 (1.89%) DHCP
7 8 (1.68%) SAN
7 8 (1.68%) Internet
8 5 (1.05%) PABX
9 3 (0.63%) Wireless
9 3 (0.63%) NAS
9 3 (0.63%) VPN
9 3 (0.63%) WLAN
10 2 (0.42%) Intranet
10 2 (0.42%) HTTP
10 2 (0.42%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.21%) Network Security
11 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.47%) MySQL
8 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.05%) Big Data
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.63%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.42%) EDMS
12 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.37%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.32%) JIRA
3 10 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.89%) Subversion
5 8 (1.68%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.05%) Maven
6 5 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.21%) Gradle
9 1 (0.21%) Ant
9 1 (0.21%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 86 (18.11%) Finance
2 53 (11.16%) Marketing
3 34 (7.16%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.68%) Retail
5 12 (2.53%) Legal
6 10 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.47%) Back Office
8 6 (1.26%) Front Office
8 6 (1.26%) Publishing
9 5 (1.05%) Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Billing
11 2 (0.42%) Games
11 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (19.79%) Developer
2 69 (14.53%) Architect
3 47 (9.89%) Consultant
4 46 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 40 (8.42%) Analyst
6 31 (6.53%) .NET Developer
7 23 (4.84%) Web Developer
8 21 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (4.42%) Technical Architect
9 20 (4.21%) Enterprise Architect
9 20 (4.21%) Business Manager
10 18 (3.79%) Account Director
11 16 (3.37%) Support Analyst
11 16 (3.37%) DBA
12 15 (3.16%) Technical Consultant
13 14 (2.95%) C# Developer
13 14 (2.95%) Product Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Administrator
14 13 (2.74%) Test Manager
14 13 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (14.11%) HTML
2 64 (13.47%) .NET
3 47 (9.89%) CSS
4 44 (9.26%) jQuery
5 42 (8.84%) Web Services
6 27 (5.68%) SOAP
7 26 (5.47%) XML
7 26 (5.47%) HTML5
7 26 (5.47%) .NET Framework
8 19 (4.00%) LINQ
9 18 (3.79%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.58%) Ajax
10 17 (3.58%) CSS3
11 16 (3.37%) Entity Framework
12 15 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (2.95%) LINQ to SQL
13 14 (2.95%) NHibernate
14 13 (2.74%) JSON
15 10 (2.11%) Sass
16 9 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.11%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.05%) NHS
3 20 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.21%) User Experience
4 9 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.89%) Clustering
5 8 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.47%) Graphic Design
6 7 (1.47%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.84%) CESG
7 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.42%) BYOD
9 2 (0.42%) Replication
9 2 (0.42%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.42%) CCTV
9 2 (0.42%) GIS
9 2 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.47%) Windows
2 12 (2.53%) UNIX
3 10 (2.11%) Linux
4 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.05%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.84%) CentOS
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.63%) SUSE
7 3 (0.63%) Solaris
7 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.42%) AIX
8 2 (0.42%) HPUX
9 1 (0.21%) Android
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (18.74%) Project Management
3 72 (15.16%) PRINCE2
4 69 (14.53%) ITIL
5 51 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (10.74%) Business Development
6 44 (9.26%) CRM
7 42 (8.84%) TOGAF
8 38 (8.00%) Migration
9 36 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 34 (7.16%) MVC
10 34 (7.16%) ERP
11 28 (5.89%) Service Delivery
11 28 (5.89%) Zachman Framework
12 27 (5.68%) Change Management
12 27 (5.68%) Scrum
13 23 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (4.84%) SDLC
14 21 (4.42%) Data Management
15 19 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.53%) SQL
2 61 (12.84%) JavaScript
3 60 (12.63%) C#
4 19 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (3.37%) PHP
6 13 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.32%) Java
8 7 (1.47%) Python
9 5 (1.05%) Ruby
10 4 (0.84%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.84%) VBScript
10 4 (0.84%) VB
10 4 (0.84%) C
10 4 (0.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.63%) Perl
12 2 (0.42%) R
12 2 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.21%) C++
13 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (14.32%) Degree
2 22 (4.63%) Security Cleared
2 22 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 19 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (2.74%) MCSE
6 11 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.32%) PMP
6 11 (2.32%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.32%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.68%) MCP
8 7 (1.47%) MCSA
9 6 (1.26%) CCNA
9 6 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.26%) MCITP
10 5 (1.05%) ISEB
11 4 (0.84%) CISSP
11 4 (0.84%) MCTS
12 3 (0.63%) CISA
12 3 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.58%) COBIT
2 11 (2.32%) SLA
3 10 (2.11%) QA
4 8 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.05%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.21%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.42%) Xen
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.42%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.42%) XenApp
5 2 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) Varnish
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.21%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (0.63%) OpenView
1 3 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (0.63%) Data Guard
1 3 (0.63%) SCCM
2 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.42%) WSUS
2 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
2 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.21%) MOM
3 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 90 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.16%) Oracle
3 29 (6.11%) Salesforce.com
4 27 (5.68%) Cisco
5 23 (4.84%) SAP
6 22 (4.63%) Citrix
7 18 (3.79%) VMware
7 18 (3.79%) Capita
8 12 (2.53%) Epicor
9 8 (1.68%) Adobe
10 7 (1.47%) HP
10 7 (1.47%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.47%) Civica
11 6 (1.26%) Northgate
11 6 (1.26%) Orchard
12 5 (1.05%) FrontRange
12 5 (1.05%) Oneserve
12 5 (1.05%) Lagan
12 5 (1.05%) Amdocs
12 5 (1.05%) Sage
Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + pension, corporate discounts
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
networx
Posted: 4 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Corporate package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Linkpoint Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Harvey Nash
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + uncapped commission + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago