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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 683 702 656
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -46
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 199 202 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.43% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 164 177 171
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,279 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
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
46235 47739 45020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.61% 43.92% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37482 37168 35960
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 0 67 £47,500 +5.55% 9
South East -8 35 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Yorkshire +20 18 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands +1 17 £50,500 +26.25% 2
North West +2 15 £40,000 -5.39%
South West -28 15 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East of England -10 11 £25,000 -37.06%
East Midlands +10 7 £39,083 -8.04% 1
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 88 (21.73%) Microsoft
2 86 (21.23%) Finance
3 84 (20.74%) SQL Server
3 84 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (20.00%) SQL
5 72 (17.78%) ITIL
6 57 (14.07%) Project Management
7 54 (13.33%) HTML
8 52 (12.84%) .NET
9 49 (12.10%) PRINCE2
10 48 (11.85%) C#
10 48 (11.85%) JavaScript
11 45 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 44 (10.86%) CRM
12 44 (10.86%) Web Services
12 44 (10.86%) Business Development
13 43 (10.62%) Degree
13 43 (10.62%) Oracle
13 43 (10.62%) Windows
14 40 (9.88%) Migration
15 37 (9.14%) Telecoms
15 37 (9.14%) Marketing
16 34 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (8.15%) CSS
18 32 (7.90%) SOAP
19 31 (7.65%) Retail
19 31 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (7.41%) SharePoint
21 29 (7.16%) XML
22 27 (6.67%) MS Office

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.44%) CMS
3 16 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.96%) IIS
5 9 (2.22%) Apache
6 8 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.48%) Lync
9 5 (1.23%) SugarCRM
9 5 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.25%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 45 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.67%) MS Office
3 17 (4.20%) MS Project
4 12 (2.96%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.98%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (2.72%) Oracle HRMS
4 9 (2.22%) Oracle Payroll
5 6 (1.48%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (1.23%) SAP CRM
6 5 (1.23%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.99%) OPENHousing
8 3 (0.74%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.74%) Agresso
8 3 (0.74%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.49%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 2 (0.49%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.46%) SaaS
2 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.98%) Office 365
3 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.99%) Symantec.cloud
5 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.49%) PaaS
6 2 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.42%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.95%) WAN
2 16 (3.95%) Firewall
3 15 (3.70%) LAN
4 14 (3.46%) DHCP
4 14 (3.46%) DNS
5 13 (3.21%) VoIP
6 11 (2.72%) SAN
7 7 (1.73%) Internet
8 6 (1.48%) Wireless
8 6 (1.48%) VPN
8 6 (1.48%) NAS
8 6 (1.48%) PABX
9 5 (1.23%) SSL
9 5 (1.23%) IPsec
10 4 (0.99%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.99%) BIG-IP
10 4 (0.99%) OSPF
10 4 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.99%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.72%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.73%) Big Data
8 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.23%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.74%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.49%) EDRMS
13 2 (0.49%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.96%) Visual Studio
1 12 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.23%) Subversion
3 5 (1.23%) Maven
3 5 (1.23%) JIRA
4 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.49%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.49%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.49%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.49%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.49%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.49%) ERwin
6 1 (0.25%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.25%) Gradle
6 1 (0.25%) JDeveloper
General
1 86 (21.23%) Finance
2 37 (9.14%) Telecoms
2 37 (9.14%) Marketing
3 31 (7.65%) Retail
4 12 (2.96%) Legal
5 10 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.48%) Banking
6 6 (1.48%) Front Office
7 4 (0.99%) Back Office
8 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.74%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (17.04%) Developer
2 49 (12.10%) Analyst
3 44 (10.86%) Consultant
4 39 (9.63%) Architect
5 29 (7.16%) Project Manager
6 24 (5.93%) .NET Developer
7 19 (4.69%) Test Manager
7 19 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (4.69%) Support Analyst
8 18 (4.44%) Business Manager
9 17 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
10 16 (3.95%) DBA
11 15 (3.70%) Development Manager
12 14 (3.46%) Business Development Manager
13 12 (2.96%) C# Developer
13 12 (2.96%) Account Manager
13 12 (2.96%) Account Director
14 11 (2.72%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.72%) Junior
15 10 (2.47%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.33%) HTML
2 52 (12.84%) .NET
3 44 (10.86%) Web Services
4 33 (8.15%) CSS
5 32 (7.90%) SOAP
6 29 (7.16%) XML
7 26 (6.42%) jQuery
8 19 (4.69%) LINQ
8 19 (4.69%) ASP.NET
9 18 (4.44%) .NET Framework
10 16 (3.95%) Entity Framework
11 15 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
11 15 (3.70%) Ajax
11 15 (3.70%) NHibernate
11 15 (3.70%) JSON
12 13 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (2.96%) WCF
14 10 (2.47%) HTML5
15 9 (2.22%) Middleware
16 8 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.68%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.19%) User Experience
4 19 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.95%) NHS
6 11 (2.72%) Clustering
7 10 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.98%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.73%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.73%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.48%) BYOD
12 5 (1.23%) Statistics
12 5 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.99%) Physics
13 4 (0.99%) Chemistry
14 3 (0.74%) CESG
14 3 (0.74%) Replication
15 2 (0.49%) EFT
15 2 (0.49%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.62%) Windows
2 13 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.98%) UNIX
4 7 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.23%) Linux
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.99%) CentOS
7 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.74%) Solaris
8 2 (0.49%) AIX
8 2 (0.49%) HPUX
9 1 (0.25%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (17.78%) ITIL
3 57 (14.07%) Project Management
4 49 (12.10%) PRINCE2
5 44 (10.86%) CRM
5 44 (10.86%) Business Development
6 40 (9.88%) Migration
7 27 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (6.42%) Service Delivery
9 24 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (5.68%) Scrum
10 23 (5.68%) MVC
11 20 (4.94%) TOGAF
12 19 (4.69%) Business Analysis
13 18 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (4.20%) SOA
14 17 (4.20%) TDD
14 17 (4.20%) Line Management
14 17 (4.20%) SDLC
15 16 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 81 (20.00%) SQL
2 48 (11.85%) C#
2 48 (11.85%) JavaScript
3 24 (5.93%) T-SQL
4 10 (2.47%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.48%) Java
6 4 (0.99%) VBScript
6 4 (0.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.49%) VBA
8 2 (0.49%) Perl
8 2 (0.49%) PHP
8 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.25%) C++
9 1 (0.25%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (10.62%) Degree
2 21 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.70%) MCSE
4 14 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.72%) MCP
7 9 (2.22%) PMP
7 9 (2.22%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.48%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.23%) MCSA
11 4 (0.99%) CCNA
11 4 (0.99%) ISEB
11 4 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.99%) VCP5
12 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.74%) MCITP
12 3 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.95%) COBIT
2 9 (2.22%) SLA
3 7 (1.73%) QA
4 6 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.49%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) GPG13
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.48%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.99%) Xen
4 4 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.49%) XenApp
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.25%) Squid
6 1 (0.25%) UAG
6 1 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (1.48%) SCCM
2 4 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.49%) SCOM
4 2 (0.49%) OpenView
4 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.49%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.25%) MOM
5 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 88 (21.73%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.62%) Oracle
3 25 (6.17%) Capita
4 20 (4.94%) VMware
4 20 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (4.69%) Citrix
6 18 (4.44%) SAP
6 18 (4.44%) Cisco
7 9 (2.22%) HP
8 8 (1.98%) Adobe
8 8 (1.98%) Civica
9 7 (1.73%) Symantec
9 7 (1.73%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.73%) Orchard
10 6 (1.48%) Northgate
10 6 (1.48%) F5
11 5 (1.23%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.23%) FrontRange
11 5 (1.23%) Oneserve
11 5 (1.23%) Lagan
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £65k OTE £80k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
England
Careerwise
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ilford, Essex
London Borough of Redbridge
Salary: From £54,402 to £57,763 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Ilford, Essex
London Borough of Redbridge
Salary: From £54,402 to £57,763 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Ilford, Essex
London Borough of Redbridge
Salary: From £54,402 to £57,763 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Ilford, Essex
London Borough of Redbridge
Salary: From £54,402 to £57,763 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Corporate Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £21500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago