The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank 147 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,279 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
953 991 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.45% 42.55% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 812 776 671
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £81,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Local Government
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Local Government within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +8 4 £25,000 -54.54%
Local Government
East of England

Local Government
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Chemistry
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Chemistry
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft