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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 100 82
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the General category - 0.72% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £29,408 £40,156
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -21.05%
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
570 555 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.38% 43.26% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 395 431 285
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Local Government across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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