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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 661 609 694
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +85
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 174 243 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 145 206 141
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,642 £25,429
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,225 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.55% +25.00%
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
42888 42346 44412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.48% 43.67% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34831 33299 37103
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 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 23 January 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 23 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
London -12 62 £50,000 +5.26% 9
South East -22 41 £35,877 -40.20% 11
North West -5 18 £35,877 -24.47% 9
South West -16 17 £70,000 +110.52% 5
East Midlands +20 16 £31,025 -48.29% 4
East of England -18 12 £40,000 -13.51% 5
West Midlands -27 10 £52,500 -15.32% 1
Yorkshire -30 4 £43,750 -12.50%
Midlands -5 1 £40,000 -5.88%
North East -14 1 £29,000 -43.41% 1
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 112 (26.67%) Finance
2 96 (22.86%) Project Management
3 92 (21.90%) Microsoft
4 75 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (17.38%) MS Excel
6 70 (16.67%) ITIL
7 67 (15.95%) Degree
8 63 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 57 (13.57%) SQL Server
10 48 (11.43%) .NET
11 44 (10.48%) Service Delivery
11 44 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (10.24%) Change Management
13 40 (9.52%) SQL
14 39 (9.29%) C#
14 39 (9.29%) Marketing
14 39 (9.29%) TOGAF
14 39 (9.29%) Business Analysis
15 38 (9.05%) Service Management
16 37 (8.81%) MS Office
17 34 (8.10%) SAP
17 34 (8.10%) Management Information System
18 31 (7.38%) Windows
19 30 (7.14%) ERP
20 29 (6.90%) JavaScript
21 28 (6.67%) SharePoint
21 28 (6.67%) Migration
22 27 (6.43%) Web Services
22 27 (6.43%) Oracle
22 27 (6.43%) NHS

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.14%) WordPress
3 7 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.43%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.95%) IIS
5 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.95%) ColdFusion
6 3 (0.71%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.71%) Node.js
6 3 (0.71%) Apache
6 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.48%) SAS
7 2 (0.48%) JBoss
7 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 73 (17.38%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.81%) MS Office
3 10 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.33%) Agresso
2 6 (1.43%) SAP BPC
3 5 (1.19%) SAP HR
3 5 (1.19%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.48%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.48%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.48%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.95%) Office 365
3 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.24%) Internet
2 16 (3.81%) Firewall
2 16 (3.81%) WAN
3 14 (3.33%) LAN
3 14 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.62%) DNS
5 10 (2.38%) HTTP
6 9 (2.14%) Network Security
7 7 (1.67%) VPN
8 6 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.19%) SAN
9 5 (1.19%) VoIP
9 5 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.95%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.95%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.95%) ADSL
10 4 (0.95%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.95%) Intranet
10 4 (0.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.81%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.38%) Big Data
5 8 (1.90%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.19%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.95%) MySQL
9 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.95%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.48%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (2.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.43%) JIRA
3 4 (0.95%) Subversion
4 1 (0.24%) MSI
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.24%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 112 (26.67%) Finance
2 39 (9.29%) Marketing
3 20 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.52%) Retail
5 18 (4.29%) Legal
6 11 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.14%) German Language
8 8 (1.90%) Spanish Language
8 8 (1.90%) French Language
9 7 (1.67%) Advertising
10 5 (1.19%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.95%) Publishing
11 4 (0.95%) Billing
11 4 (0.95%) Banking
12 3 (0.71%) Law
12 3 (0.71%) Games
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.24%) Back Office
14 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 72 (17.14%) Consultant
2 58 (13.81%) Developer
3 53 (12.62%) Architect
4 52 (12.38%) Analyst
5 25 (5.95%) Project Manager
6 22 (5.24%) SAP Consultant
7 21 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 19 (4.52%) .NET Developer
9 17 (4.05%) Junior
10 16 (3.81%) Programme Manager
10 16 (3.81%) Technical Architect
11 12 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (2.86%) Business Manager
12 11 (2.62%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.62%) Test Manager
12 11 (2.62%) Service Manager
12 11 (2.62%) Business Development Manager
13 10 (2.38%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.38%) Business Architect
14 9 (2.14%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (11.43%) .NET
2 27 (6.43%) Web Services
3 22 (5.24%) CSS
4 21 (5.00%) HTML
5 17 (4.05%) XML
6 16 (3.81%) jQuery
7 14 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 11 (2.62%) .NET Framework
8 11 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (2.38%) HTML5
10 9 (2.14%) CSS3
11 8 (1.90%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (1.43%) Ember.js
12 6 (1.43%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.19%) J2EE
14 4 (0.95%) XSLT
14 4 (0.95%) JSON
14 4 (0.95%) LINQ
14 4 (0.95%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.10%) Management Information System
3 27 (6.43%) NHS
4 18 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.10%) CESG
5 13 (3.10%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.14%) CESG CLAS
7 8 (1.90%) Social Media
7 8 (1.90%) User Experience
8 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.67%) RMADS
9 6 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.43%) GIS
10 5 (1.19%) Replication
11 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.95%) Open Source
11 4 (0.95%) Life Science
12 3 (0.71%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.48%) Clustering
13 2 (0.48%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.38%) Windows
2 11 (2.62%) Windows 7
3 8 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.19%) Linux
6 4 (0.95%) UNIX
6 4 (0.95%) Android
6 4 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) SUSE
8 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.86%) Project Management
2 75 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (16.67%) ITIL
4 63 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 44 (10.48%) Service Delivery
6 43 (10.24%) Change Management
7 39 (9.29%) TOGAF
7 39 (9.29%) Business Analysis
8 38 (9.05%) Service Management
9 30 (7.14%) ERP
10 28 (6.67%) Migration
11 26 (6.19%) Business Development
12 25 (5.95%) CRM
13 24 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
13 24 (5.71%) People Management
14 22 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (5.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (4.76%) Line Management
16 19 (4.52%) MVC
17 18 (4.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (9.52%) SQL
2 39 (9.29%) C#
3 29 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.33%) C
5 12 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.38%) Java
7 7 (1.67%) PHP
8 5 (1.19%) ABAP
8 5 (1.19%) Python
9 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.95%) VB
10 3 (0.71%) Ruby
11 2 (0.48%) Perl
11 2 (0.48%) R
12 1 (0.24%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.24%) VBScript
12 1 (0.24%) C++
12 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.24%) Winbatch
12 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 67 (15.95%) Degree
2 25 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.05%) ISEB
5 14 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.62%) MCP
8 9 (2.14%) MCSE
9 8 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.67%) MCSA
10 7 (1.67%) CISSP
10 7 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.19%) CCNA
13 4 (0.95%) CISA
13 4 (0.95%) CISM
14 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.48%) IIBA
15 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.71%) SLA
2 21 (5.00%) QA
3 14 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.71%) XenApp
3 3 (0.71%) Firmware
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.24%) Xen
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.90%) OpenView
2 7 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (0.95%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.48%) WSUS
5 2 (0.48%) SCCM
5 2 (0.48%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.24%) SCOM
6 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 92 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.10%) SAP
3 27 (6.43%) Oracle
4 20 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (4.29%) Cisco
6 16 (3.81%) HP
6 16 (3.81%) Capita
7 11 (2.62%) Citrix
8 9 (2.14%) VMware
9 8 (1.90%) SolarWinds
9 8 (1.90%) BT
9 8 (1.90%) Twitter
10 6 (1.43%) Lotus
11 5 (1.19%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.19%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.95%) IBM
12 4 (0.95%) CA
12 4 (0.95%) Blue Coat
12 4 (0.95%) F5
13 3 (0.71%) LANDesk
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
London
networx
Salary: PRP
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Hays UK - University For The Creative Arts
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candidate Source
Salary: £37,649 - £42,374 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Firmstep
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33242.00 - £38511.00 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33242.00 - £38511.00 per annum + Benefits, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
networx
Salary: From £26,700 to £36,100 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Data Interchange
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension, flexitime and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
University of Derby
Salary: From £25,340 to £27,857 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
University of Derby
Salary: From £30,066 to £32,583 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
University of Derby
Salary: From £25,340 to £27,857 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Salary: From £22,212 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago