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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Government
Rank - 95 69
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.080% 1.45%
As % of the General category - 0.18% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Median salary - £37,500 £39,450
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.94%
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £42,500 £42,279
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +0.52%
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
430 554 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.51% 44.18% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 350 388 354
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,800 £64,750
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