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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 615 666 679
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +13
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 244 197 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 207 162 157
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,728 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
44258 45998 44732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.11% 44.14% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35184 36107 36038
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +87 94 £62,500 +0.80% 15
South East +13 57 £38,394 +3.76% 6
North West +29 30 £35,000 -24.32% 2
West Midlands -23 17 £30,000 -40.59% 3
South West -41 16 £70,000 +55.55% 12
Yorkshire -7 14 £35,000 -30.00% 3
East Midlands +16 12 £34,500 +30.18% 1
East of England +8 6 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
North East - 1 £33,000 - 1
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 99 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 95 (21.89%) Project Management
3 84 (19.35%) Finance
4 78 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (17.51%) ITIL
6 75 (17.28%) PRINCE2
7 72 (16.59%) Degree
8 68 (15.67%) MS Excel
9 64 (14.75%) SQL Server
10 52 (11.98%) SQL
10 52 (11.98%) Marketing
11 50 (11.52%) TOGAF
11 50 (11.52%) .NET
12 49 (11.29%) Oracle
13 45 (10.37%) C#
13 45 (10.37%) ERP
14 39 (8.99%) Change Management
14 39 (8.99%) JavaScript
15 38 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (8.76%) Enterprise Architecture
15 38 (8.76%) Business Development
16 37 (8.53%) CRM
17 36 (8.29%) HTML
18 35 (8.06%) MS Office
19 34 (7.83%) CSS
20 32 (7.37%) SAP
21 31 (7.14%) Service Management
21 31 (7.14%) Service Delivery
21 31 (7.14%) jQuery
22 29 (6.68%) Salesforce.com

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.69%) CMS
3 9 (2.07%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.38%) IIS
4 6 (1.38%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.15%) Apache
5 5 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.15%) WordPress
5 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.15%) Node.js
6 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.92%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.46%) JBoss
8 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 68 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.06%) MS Office
3 11 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (4.15%) Agresso
2 12 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.07%) Oracle Payroll
3 9 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.61%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.92%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.92%) Sage CRM
7 3 (0.69%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.46%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.46%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.46%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.46%) arcHouse
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.84%) SaaS
2 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Office 365
3 2 (0.46%) Yammer
4 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.30%) WAN
2 21 (4.84%) LAN
2 21 (4.84%) Firewall
3 17 (3.92%) Internet
4 14 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.76%) DNS
6 9 (2.07%) SAN
7 7 (1.61%) VPN
8 6 (1.38%) DHCP
9 5 (1.15%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.92%) Network Security
10 4 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.69%) Wireless
11 3 (0.69%) VoIP
12 2 (0.46%) HTTP
13 1 (0.23%) NAS
13 1 (0.23%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.84%) Big Data
6 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (1.38%) MySQL
6 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.15%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.15%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.92%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.46%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.46%) Redis
10 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (1.84%) JIRA
1 8 (1.84%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.92%) Subversion
3 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.23%) MSI
General
1 84 (19.35%) Finance
2 52 (11.98%) Marketing
3 23 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.61%) Retail
5 15 (3.46%) Legal
6 12 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.61%) Back Office
8 5 (1.15%) Front Office
8 5 (1.15%) Advertising
8 5 (1.15%) Publishing
8 5 (1.15%) Billing
8 5 (1.15%) Banking
8 5 (1.15%) German Language
9 4 (0.92%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.92%) French Language
10 3 (0.69%) Games
11 2 (0.46%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (16.82%) Developer
2 68 (15.67%) Architect
3 61 (14.06%) Analyst
4 45 (10.37%) Consultant
5 34 (7.83%) Project Manager
6 26 (5.99%) Business Analyst
7 22 (5.07%) Enterprise Architect
8 21 (4.84%) Business Manager
8 21 (4.84%) .NET Developer
9 18 (4.15%) Technical Architect
9 18 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (3.92%) Web Developer
10 17 (3.92%) Product Manager
11 13 (3.00%) Business Development Manager
11 13 (3.00%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.53%) Support Analyst
12 11 (2.53%) Account Director
13 10 (2.30%) DBA
14 9 (2.07%) Service Analyst
14 9 (2.07%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.52%) .NET
2 36 (8.29%) HTML
3 34 (7.83%) CSS
4 31 (7.14%) jQuery
5 22 (5.07%) Web Services
6 21 (4.84%) .NET Framework
6 21 (4.84%) HTML5
7 20 (4.61%) CSS3
8 17 (3.92%) XML
9 11 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (2.30%) Sass
10 10 (2.30%) LINQ
11 9 (2.07%) NHibernate
11 9 (2.07%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.84%) Ajax
12 8 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (1.61%) J2EE
13 7 (1.61%) SOAP
13 7 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (1.38%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.45%) NHS
2 25 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.30%) User Experience
6 8 (1.84%) Open Source
7 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.15%) Clustering
9 4 (0.92%) CESG
9 4 (0.92%) Social Media
10 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.69%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.69%) GIS
11 2 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.46%) Replication
12 1 (0.23%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.23%) Tandem
12 1 (0.23%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.23%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.76%) Windows
2 8 (1.84%) UNIX
3 7 (1.61%) Linux
4 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.69%) SUSE
7 2 (0.46%) AIX
8 1 (0.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.89%) Project Management
2 78 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (17.51%) ITIL
4 75 (17.28%) PRINCE2
5 50 (11.52%) TOGAF
6 45 (10.37%) ERP
7 39 (8.99%) Change Management
8 38 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (8.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 38 (8.76%) Business Development
9 37 (8.53%) CRM
10 31 (7.14%) Service Management
10 31 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 28 (6.45%) MVC
11 28 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 28 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
12 22 (5.07%) Scrum
13 21 (4.84%) B2B
14 18 (4.15%) Migration
15 17 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 52 (11.98%) SQL
2 45 (10.37%) C#
3 39 (8.99%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.92%) VB.NET
5 14 (3.23%) PHP
6 10 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.30%) Java
7 8 (1.84%) C
8 7 (1.61%) Python
9 6 (1.38%) VB
10 5 (1.15%) Ruby
11 2 (0.46%) R
11 2 (0.46%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (0.46%) Perl
12 1 (0.23%) C++
12 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 72 (16.59%) Degree
2 22 (5.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 21 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.23%) MCP
4 14 (3.23%) ISEB
5 13 (3.00%) MCSE
5 13 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.84%) MCSA
9 7 (1.61%) CCNA
9 7 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (1.15%) MCITP
11 4 (0.92%) MCTS
11 4 (0.92%) PMP
11 4 (0.92%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.61%) SLA
2 15 (3.46%) QA
3 9 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.61%) COBIT
5 5 (1.15%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.46%) XenApp
5 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.46%) vSphere
6 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.23%) Xen
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (2.07%) OpenView
1 9 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (0.92%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.69%) WSUS
4 2 (0.46%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 99 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.29%) Oracle
3 32 (7.37%) SAP
4 29 (6.68%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (5.99%) Cisco
6 17 (3.92%) Citrix
7 13 (3.00%) HP
8 12 (2.76%) Epicor
9 11 (2.53%) VMware
10 9 (2.07%) Lotus
11 8 (1.84%) Capita
12 7 (1.61%) Northgate
12 7 (1.61%) Civica
13 6 (1.38%) Orchard
14 5 (1.15%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.15%) IBM
15 4 (0.92%) Lagan
15 4 (0.92%) Amdocs
15 4 (0.92%) Blue Coat
15 4 (0.92%) Sage
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Portsmouth City Council
Posted: 15 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Depending upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Wimborne, Dorset
Christchurch and East Dorset Councils
Salary: £43,857 - £47,633 p.a
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28500.00 - £33250.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Up to £110k OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Newham Partnership Working
Salary: From £26,664 to £28,311 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Newham Partnership Working
Salary: From £33,846 to £36,669 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, Leeds,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + car + share ownership scheme + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago