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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 641 711 680
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -31
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 237 198 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 196 167 167
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -5.55%
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
45671 49710 46142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.19% 44.19% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36203 38936 37051
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +50 101 £57,500 - 21
South East +17 51 £45,250 +37.12% 3
North West +20 27 £33,363 -25.86% 4
Yorkshire +11 17 £32,500 -35.00% 4
West Midlands -8 16 £30,000 -48.05%
South West -42 13 £70,000 +40.00% 10
East Midlands +10 6 £39,750 +42.16% 2
East of England +28 4 £36,500 -2.66% 9
North East -2 2 £33,000 -
Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Local Government
UK

Local Government
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 91 (22.36%) Microsoft
2 80 (19.66%) Project Management
3 79 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (17.44%) Finance
5 67 (16.46%) ITIL
6 65 (15.97%) PRINCE2
7 61 (14.99%) Degree
8 59 (14.50%) SQL Server
9 57 (14.00%) SQL
10 56 (13.76%) MS Excel
11 51 (12.53%) .NET
12 48 (11.79%) C#
12 48 (11.79%) Marketing
13 47 (11.55%) TOGAF
13 47 (11.55%) Oracle
14 41 (10.07%) JavaScript
15 40 (9.83%) Business Development
16 39 (9.58%) HTML
16 39 (9.58%) ERP
17 38 (9.34%) Enterprise Architecture
18 37 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (8.85%) CRM
20 35 (8.60%) CSS
21 34 (8.35%) jQuery
22 31 (7.62%) Change Management
23 30 (7.37%) MVC
24 29 (7.13%) Zachman Framework
25 28 (6.88%) Service Management
26 26 (6.39%) Telecoms
26 26 (6.39%) Windows

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (4.67%) CMS
2 18 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.47%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.47%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.23%) Apache
5 5 (1.23%) Node.js
5 5 (1.23%) IIS
6 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.98%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.49%) WordPress
8 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.49%) SAS
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 56 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.16%) MS Office
3 13 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.97%) MS Project
5 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.69%) Agresso
2 12 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.46%) Oracle Payroll
3 10 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (1.97%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (0.98%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.98%) Sage CRM
7 3 (0.74%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.49%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.97%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.90%) WAN
2 21 (5.16%) LAN
2 21 (5.16%) Firewall
3 16 (3.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.44%) DNS
5 12 (2.95%) Internet
6 10 (2.46%) SAN
7 8 (1.97%) DHCP
8 7 (1.72%) VPN
9 5 (1.23%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.98%) Network Security
10 4 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.74%) Wireless
11 3 (0.74%) VoIP
12 2 (0.49%) HTTP
12 2 (0.49%) NAS
13 1 (0.25%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.21%) Big Data
5 9 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.47%) MySQL
7 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.98%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.98%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.74%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.49%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (1.97%) JIRA
1 8 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.98%) Subversion
3 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.25%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 71 (17.44%) Finance
2 48 (11.79%) Marketing
3 26 (6.39%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.18%) Retail
5 12 (2.95%) Legal
6 9 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.72%) Back Office
8 5 (1.23%) Front Office
8 5 (1.23%) Publishing
9 4 (0.98%) Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Advertising
10 3 (0.74%) Billing
11 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.49%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (17.94%) Developer
2 68 (16.71%) Architect
3 52 (12.78%) Analyst
4 35 (8.60%) Consultant
5 34 (8.35%) Project Manager
6 22 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 21 (5.16%) Business Analyst
7 21 (5.16%) Enterprise Architect
8 19 (4.67%) Business Manager
9 17 (4.18%) Product Manager
9 17 (4.18%) Technical Architect
10 16 (3.93%) Web Developer
11 12 (2.95%) DBA
11 12 (2.95%) Account Director
12 11 (2.70%) Development Manager
12 11 (2.70%) Business Development Manager
12 11 (2.70%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.46%) C# Developer
14 9 (2.21%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.53%) .NET
2 39 (9.58%) HTML
3 35 (8.60%) CSS
4 34 (8.35%) jQuery
5 23 (5.65%) .NET Framework
6 21 (5.16%) Web Services
6 21 (5.16%) HTML5
6 21 (5.16%) CSS3
7 17 (4.18%) XML
8 13 (3.19%) LINQ
8 13 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (2.70%) NHibernate
10 10 (2.46%) Ajax
10 10 (2.46%) Sass
10 10 (2.46%) SOAP
11 9 (2.21%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.97%) ASP.NET
13 7 (1.72%) LINQ to SQL
13 7 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.16%) NHS
1 21 (5.16%) Management Information System
2 19 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.70%) User Experience
4 9 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.21%) Clustering
5 7 (1.72%) Open Source
6 6 (1.47%) CESG
7 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.74%) Taxonomies
8 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.49%) W3C
9 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.25%) GIS
10 1 (0.25%) EFT
10 1 (0.25%) BBC
10 1 (0.25%) Replication
10 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.39%) Windows
2 9 (2.21%) UNIX
2 9 (2.21%) Linux
3 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.74%) SUSE
5 3 (0.74%) Solaris
5 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.49%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) HPUX
7 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (19.66%) Project Management
2 79 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (16.46%) ITIL
4 65 (15.97%) PRINCE2
5 47 (11.55%) TOGAF
6 40 (9.83%) Business Development
7 39 (9.58%) ERP
8 38 (9.34%) Enterprise Architecture
9 37 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (8.85%) CRM
11 31 (7.62%) Change Management
12 30 (7.37%) MVC
13 29 (7.13%) Zachman Framework
14 28 (6.88%) Service Management
15 24 (5.90%) Service Delivery
16 23 (5.65%) Scrum
17 18 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (4.42%) B2B
18 17 (4.18%) Migration
19 16 (3.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (14.00%) SQL
2 48 (11.79%) C#
3 41 (10.07%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.93%) VB.NET
5 15 (3.69%) PHP
6 13 (3.19%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.72%) Java
7 7 (1.72%) Python
8 6 (1.47%) C
9 5 (1.23%) Ruby
9 5 (1.23%) VB
10 3 (0.74%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.74%) Perl
11 2 (0.49%) VBScript
11 2 (0.49%) R
11 2 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (14.99%) Degree
2 21 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 19 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.95%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.70%) MCP
6 11 (2.70%) MCSE
7 10 (2.46%) ISEB
8 7 (1.72%) MCSA
9 6 (1.47%) CCNA
9 6 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.47%) PMP
9 6 (1.47%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.23%) MCITP
11 4 (0.98%) MCTS
11 4 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.74%) CISSP
12 3 (0.74%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.93%) SLA
2 14 (3.44%) QA
3 9 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.21%) COBIT
4 5 (1.23%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (2.46%) Active Directory
1 10 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.98%) XenApp
2 4 (0.98%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.49%) vSphere
4 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.25%) Xen
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (1.47%) OpenView
2 4 (0.98%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.74%) WSUS
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.49%) SCCM
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%) SCOM
5 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 91 (22.36%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.55%) Oracle
3 26 (6.39%) Cisco
4 24 (5.90%) SAP
4 24 (5.90%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (4.67%) Citrix
6 14 (3.44%) VMware
7 12 (2.95%) Epicor
8 11 (2.70%) HP
9 8 (1.97%) Capita
10 6 (1.47%) Lotus
11 5 (1.23%) Northgate
11 5 (1.23%) Civica
11 5 (1.23%) IBM
11 5 (1.23%) SolarWinds
12 4 (0.98%) FrontRange
12 4 (0.98%) F5
12 4 (0.98%) Lagan
12 4 (0.98%) Oneserve
12 4 (0.98%) Orchard
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputaCenter
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £55k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
RecruitX
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago