The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
South East / Kent
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing Local Government 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.36% -
As % of the General category - 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £26,583 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
304 446 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.81% 40.58% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 240 375 272
Median salary £44,750 £38,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.48% -6.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,583 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Local Government as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Local Government
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Local Government Salary Trend in Kent

Local Government
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Local Government also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Local Government.

1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management