The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Government
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 13.64% -
As % of the General category - 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
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 Highlands region.

General Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 43.75% 77.27% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £14,500 £30,798 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.91% +41.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Local Government
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Local Government Salary Trend in the Highlands