The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 95 72
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.078% 1.52%
As % of the General category - 0.17% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 16
Median salary - £37,500 £39,450
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.94%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Local Government
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
439 580 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.25% 45.17% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 358 380 363
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Local Government
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Essex region.

Local Government Salary Trend in Essex