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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank 672 622 682
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +60
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 200 265 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.60% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 162 214 166
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £27,500 £25,429
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,626 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.74% +33.33%
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
45572 44524 47368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.26% 43.49% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36901 35123 39828
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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 £42,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +24 75 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South East +26 51 £39,626 +32.08% 2
South West -13 21 £67,500 +98.52% 2
East of England -24 19 £39,725 -11.72% 3
North West -36 13 £18,500 -61.05% 4
East Midlands +11 9 £34,263 -42.89%
West Midlands -13 7 £52,500 -16.00% 5
Yorkshire -37 4 £65,000 +23.80%
North East -21 2 £32,000 -48.80%
Midlands -2 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 114 (26.70%) Finance
2 95 (22.25%) Project Management
3 91 (21.31%) ITIL
4 89 (20.84%) Microsoft
5 72 (16.86%) Degree
6 70 (16.39%) PRINCE2
7 66 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (14.52%) MS Excel
9 54 (12.65%) Service Management
10 53 (12.41%) Change Management
11 51 (11.94%) SQL Server
12 47 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
13 44 (10.30%) Service Delivery
13 44 (10.30%) Management Information System
13 44 (10.30%) Business Analysis
14 43 (10.07%) .NET
15 42 (9.84%) People Management
16 41 (9.60%) MS Office
17 38 (8.90%) Migration
18 36 (8.43%) SAP
18 36 (8.43%) SQL
18 36 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
19 33 (7.73%) Marketing
19 33 (7.73%) Security Cleared
20 32 (7.49%) C#
21 31 (7.26%) TOGAF
21 31 (7.26%) Line Management
22 30 (7.03%) JavaScript
22 30 (7.03%) CRM
23 29 (6.79%) SharePoint

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 29 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.87%) WordPress
3 7 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.41%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.70%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.47%) IIS
7 2 (0.47%) JBoss
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 62 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 41 (9.60%) MS Office
3 9 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.34%) Agresso
2 7 (1.64%) SAP HR
3 6 (1.41%) SAP BPC
4 5 (1.17%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.94%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.47%) Academy Housing
6 2 (0.47%) arcHouse
6 2 (0.47%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.47%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.94%) Office 365
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.45%) Internet
2 15 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.04%) HTTP
4 9 (2.11%) LAN
4 9 (2.11%) Firewall
5 8 (1.87%) WAN
5 8 (1.87%) Network Security
6 7 (1.64%) DNS
7 5 (1.17%) SAN
8 4 (0.94%) Intranet
8 4 (0.94%) VPN
8 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.94%) VoIP
8 4 (0.94%) ADSL
8 4 (0.94%) MPLS
9 3 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.47%) Wireless
10 2 (0.47%) DHCP
10 2 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.87%) Big Data
3 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (1.87%) SAP BW
4 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.17%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.70%) EDMS
8 3 (0.70%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.47%) Ingres
9 2 (0.47%) MySQL
9 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.47%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.23%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.47%) JIRA
3 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.23%) MSI
3 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 114 (26.70%) Finance
2 33 (7.73%) Marketing
3 18 (4.22%) Legal
4 14 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.28%) Retail
5 10 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.11%) German Language
7 8 (1.87%) Spanish Language
7 8 (1.87%) French Language
8 7 (1.64%) Advertising
9 5 (1.17%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.94%) Banking
11 3 (0.70%) Billing
11 3 (0.70%) Law
11 3 (0.70%) Military
12 2 (0.47%) Games
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (19.44%) Consultant
2 56 (13.11%) Analyst
3 52 (12.18%) Developer
4 41 (9.60%) Architect
5 25 (5.85%) Project Manager
5 25 (5.85%) Junior
6 24 (5.62%) SAP Consultant
7 22 (5.15%) Business Analyst
8 20 (4.68%) Programme Manager
8 20 (4.68%) Test Manager
8 20 (4.68%) Service Manager
9 16 (3.75%) Junior Service Manager
10 14 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.28%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.04%) .NET Developer
12 12 (2.81%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (2.58%) Business Development Manager
13 11 (2.58%) Development Manager
13 11 (2.58%) Business Manager
14 10 (2.34%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.07%) .NET
2 25 (5.85%) CSS
3 24 (5.62%) Web Services
4 23 (5.39%) XML
5 22 (5.15%) HTML
6 14 (3.28%) ASP.NET
7 12 (2.81%) .NET Framework
8 10 (2.34%) jQuery
8 10 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (2.11%) JSON
10 8 (1.87%) SOAP
11 6 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (1.17%) CSS3
12 5 (1.17%) HTML5
13 4 (0.94%) Castle Windsor
13 4 (0.94%) NHibernate
13 4 (0.94%) LINQ
13 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (0.94%) Ember.js
13 4 (0.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (10.30%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.92%) NHS
5 19 (4.45%) Mathematics
6 15 (3.51%) CESG
7 14 (3.28%) CESG CLAS
8 10 (2.34%) RMADS
9 8 (1.87%) Social Media
9 8 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.41%) User Experience
11 6 (1.41%) GIS
12 5 (1.17%) Replication
13 4 (0.94%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.94%) Life Science
13 4 (0.94%) Open Source
14 3 (0.70%) Data Extraction
15 2 (0.47%) Taxonomies
15 2 (0.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.79%) Windows
2 13 (3.04%) Windows 7
3 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.87%) Windows 8
5 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.94%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.94%) Android
8 3 (0.70%) Linux
9 2 (0.47%) UNIX
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (22.25%) Project Management
2 91 (21.31%) ITIL
3 70 (16.39%) PRINCE2
4 66 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (12.65%) Service Management
6 53 (12.41%) Change Management
7 44 (10.30%) Service Delivery
7 44 (10.30%) Business Analysis
8 42 (9.84%) People Management
9 38 (8.90%) Migration
10 36 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 31 (7.26%) Line Management
11 31 (7.26%) TOGAF
12 30 (7.03%) CRM
13 22 (5.15%) ERP
13 22 (5.15%) Infrastructure Management
14 21 (4.92%) Business Development
14 21 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (4.68%) Enterprise Architecture
16 19 (4.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.43%) SQL
2 32 (7.49%) C#
3 30 (7.03%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.04%) VB.NET
5 11 (2.58%) C
6 8 (1.87%) Java
7 7 (1.64%) ABAP
8 4 (0.94%) VB
8 4 (0.94%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.47%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) Winbatch
11 1 (0.23%) VBScript
11 1 (0.23%) Perl
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (16.86%) Degree
2 33 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (3.51%) ISEB
6 13 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.58%) CISSP
7 11 (2.58%) MCP
8 9 (2.11%) MCSE
8 9 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (1.64%) MCSA
11 6 (1.41%) CCNA
11 6 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.41%) CISA
12 5 (1.17%) CISM
13 3 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.47%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.56%) SLA
2 21 (4.92%) QA
3 18 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.70%) XenApp
3 3 (0.70%) Firmware
4 2 (0.47%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.87%) OpenView
2 7 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.17%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.47%) WSUS
4 2 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 89 (20.84%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.43%) SAP
3 25 (5.85%) Capita
4 24 (5.62%) Oracle
5 18 (4.22%) HP
5 18 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (2.58%) VMware
6 11 (2.58%) Cisco
6 11 (2.58%) Citrix
7 9 (2.11%) BT
8 8 (1.87%) Twitter
9 6 (1.41%) CA
9 6 (1.41%) Lotus
10 5 (1.17%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.17%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.70%) LANDesk
11 3 (0.70%) Northgate
11 3 (0.70%) Mercator
12 2 (0.47%) ILOG
12 2 (0.47%) ESRI
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Hudson - London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Canon
Salary: £29700 - £36000 per annum + £25K + car
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Firmstep
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Data Interchange
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension, flexitime and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago