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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 633 714 678
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -36
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 239 177 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 189 149 147
Average salary £42,500 £42,279 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -10.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
45564 48314 45110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.49% 44.10% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36586 37910 35959
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 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 29 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 +53 89 £46,250 +1.92% 14
South East +19 47 £42,500 +41.66% 11
Yorkshire +17 26 £42,500 -32.00% 1
North West +6 18 £37,500 -11.30% 8
South West -9 15 £45,000 -25.00% 4
West Midlands -8 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East of England +1 11 £40,000 +0.69% 3
East Midlands +7 6 £33,500 +7.20% 5
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 94 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 91 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 91 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (18.01%) Project Management
3 85 (18.01%) ITIL
4 83 (17.58%) SQL
4 83 (17.58%) Finance
5 74 (15.68%) PRINCE2
6 67 (14.19%) HTML
6 67 (14.19%) Degree
7 61 (12.92%) JavaScript
8 60 (12.71%) .NET
9 56 (11.86%) C#
10 51 (10.81%) Oracle
10 51 (10.81%) Marketing
11 50 (10.59%) Business Development
12 48 (10.17%) CRM
13 46 (9.75%) Windows
14 45 (9.53%) CSS
15 43 (9.11%) Web Services
16 42 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (8.69%) MS Excel
18 40 (8.47%) Migration
19 37 (7.84%) jQuery
20 35 (7.42%) Service Delivery
21 34 (7.20%) Telecoms
21 34 (7.20%) TOGAF
22 33 (6.99%) SOAP
23 32 (6.78%) Data Centre
24 31 (6.57%) MVC

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 30 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.14%) CMS
3 15 (3.18%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.54%) IIS
5 10 (2.12%) Apache
6 7 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.06%) SugarCRM
8 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.06%) Lync
9 3 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.42%) Node.js
10 2 (0.42%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.87%) MS Office
3 17 (3.60%) MS Project
4 16 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.69%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (3.18%) Oracle HRMS
4 13 (2.75%) Oracle Payroll
5 10 (2.12%) Agresso
6 6 (1.27%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (1.06%) SAP CRM
7 5 (1.06%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.64%) OPENHousing
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.42%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (0.42%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.42%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 2 (0.42%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.21%) Summit
10 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.60%) SaaS
2 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.27%) Office 365
3 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.64%) Symantec.cloud
3 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.51%) TCP/IP
2 25 (5.30%) LAN
2 25 (5.30%) WAN
3 21 (4.45%) Firewall
4 14 (2.97%) DNS
5 13 (2.75%) DHCP
6 12 (2.54%) VoIP
7 10 (2.12%) SAN
8 9 (1.91%) Internet
9 6 (1.27%) PABX
10 5 (1.06%) NAS
10 5 (1.06%) Wireless
11 4 (0.85%) VPN
12 3 (0.64%) SSL
12 3 (0.64%) WLAN
12 3 (0.64%) ADSL
12 3 (0.64%) IPsec
13 2 (0.42%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.42%) BIG-IP
13 2 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.64%) Big Data
10 3 (0.64%) MySQL
10 3 (0.64%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.42%) EDMS
11 2 (0.42%) BODI
Development Applications
1 12 (2.54%) Visual Studio
1 12 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.48%) JIRA
3 6 (1.27%) Subversion
4 5 (1.06%) Maven
4 5 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.21%) Gradle
7 1 (0.21%) Ant
7 1 (0.21%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 83 (17.58%) Finance
2 51 (10.81%) Marketing
3 34 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.93%) Retail
5 13 (2.75%) Legal
6 11 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.48%) Back Office
8 6 (1.27%) Front Office
9 5 (1.06%) Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Law
10 3 (0.64%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (18.64%) Developer
2 58 (12.29%) Architect
3 51 (10.81%) Analyst
4 45 (9.53%) Consultant
5 44 (9.32%) Project Manager
6 26 (5.51%) .NET Developer
7 22 (4.66%) Web Developer
7 22 (4.66%) Business Manager
8 21 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (4.45%) Support Analyst
9 18 (3.81%) Enterprise Architect
10 16 (3.39%) Test Manager
10 16 (3.39%) Account Director
11 15 (3.18%) Technical Architect
11 15 (3.18%) DBA
11 15 (3.18%) Technical Consultant
12 14 (2.97%) Development Manager
13 13 (2.75%) Business Development Manager
14 12 (2.54%) Account Manager
14 12 (2.54%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (14.19%) HTML
2 60 (12.71%) .NET
3 45 (9.53%) CSS
4 43 (9.11%) Web Services
5 37 (7.84%) jQuery
6 33 (6.99%) SOAP
7 28 (5.93%) XML
8 27 (5.72%) .NET Framework
9 22 (4.66%) HTML5
10 20 (4.24%) LINQ
11 19 (4.03%) ASP.NET
12 17 (3.60%) Entity Framework
12 17 (3.60%) Ajax
13 16 (3.39%) NHibernate
13 16 (3.39%) LINQ to SQL
13 16 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (3.18%) JSON
15 13 (2.75%) CSS3
16 11 (2.33%) WCF
17 10 (2.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.08%) NHS
2 24 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.24%) User Experience
4 18 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.12%) Clustering
6 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.48%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.85%) BYOD
9 3 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.64%) CESG
9 3 (0.64%) Replication
10 2 (0.42%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.42%) Statistics
10 2 (0.42%) EFT
10 2 (0.42%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.75%) Windows
2 11 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (1.91%) UNIX
4 7 (1.48%) Linux
5 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.06%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.85%) CentOS
7 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.64%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) AIX
8 2 (0.42%) HPUX
8 2 (0.42%) SUSE
8 2 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.21%) Android
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (18.01%) ITIL
2 85 (18.01%) Project Management
3 74 (15.68%) PRINCE2
4 50 (10.59%) Business Development
5 48 (10.17%) CRM
6 42 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (8.47%) Migration
8 35 (7.42%) Service Delivery
9 34 (7.20%) TOGAF
10 31 (6.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 31 (6.57%) MVC
11 29 (6.14%) Scrum
12 28 (5.93%) Change Management
13 27 (5.72%) ERP
14 24 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.45%) Line Management
16 20 (4.24%) Zachman Framework
17 19 (4.03%) Data Management
17 19 (4.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 83 (17.58%) SQL
2 61 (12.92%) JavaScript
3 56 (11.86%) C#
4 21 (4.45%) T-SQL
5 12 (2.54%) VB.NET
6 9 (1.91%) PHP
6 9 (1.91%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.69%) Java
8 4 (0.85%) VBScript
8 4 (0.85%) VB
8 4 (0.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (0.64%) Python
9 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.42%) Perl
10 2 (0.42%) C
10 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.42%) Ruby
11 1 (0.21%) C++
11 1 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (14.19%) Degree
2 24 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.87%) Security Cleared
4 21 (4.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (3.60%) MCSE
6 15 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.33%) PMI Certification
9 10 (2.12%) PMP
10 9 (1.91%) MCP
10 9 (1.91%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.69%) MCSA
12 7 (1.48%) CCNA
12 7 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.48%) MCITP
13 5 (1.06%) CISSP
14 4 (0.85%) CISA
14 4 (0.85%) MCTS
15 3 (0.64%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.64%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.03%) COBIT
2 13 (2.75%) SLA
3 8 (1.69%) QA
3 8 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.48%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) GPG13
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.48%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.64%) Xen
5 3 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.42%) XenApp
6 2 (0.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.42%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.21%) Squid
7 1 (0.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) SCCM
2 3 (0.64%) OpenView
2 3 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.42%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.42%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.42%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) MOM
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 94 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.81%) Oracle
3 28 (5.93%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (5.08%) Cisco
5 22 (4.66%) SAP
5 22 (4.66%) VMware
5 22 (4.66%) Capita
6 21 (4.45%) Citrix
7 9 (1.91%) Epicor
7 9 (1.91%) HP
8 8 (1.69%) Adobe
8 8 (1.69%) Civica
9 7 (1.48%) Orchard
10 6 (1.27%) Northgate
10 6 (1.27%) Symantec
11 5 (1.06%) Sage
11 5 (1.06%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.06%) Amdocs
11 5 (1.06%) Lagan
11 5 (1.06%) FrontRange
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