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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 107 108
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.081% 0.071%
As % of the General category - 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £45,400 £25,683
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +76.77%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +12.50%
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
392 592 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 40.88% 47.67% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 295 448 480
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
Epping, Essex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £31,800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Essex County Council
Salary: From £46,000 to £69,100 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago