The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 96 80
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the General category - 0.43% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Local Government
Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
574 466 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.75% 42.60% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 316 271 247
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Local Government
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Glasgow

Local Government
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft